About Citizen:

Citizen is the No. 1 personal safety app in the U.S., with a mission to Protect the World. Citizen provides 911 alerts so people can use their phones to keep themselves, and the people and places they love, safe. 

Citizen Agents—an in-house, highly trained team of safety experts—power the free product, providing real-time 911 safety alerts to people who are nearby active safety incidents. Citizen safety alerts have helped people evacuate burning buildings, returned hundreds of missing children to their families, and have become part of the social safety infrastructure of most major US cities. Citizen Agents work around the clock to moderate a unique blend of publicly reported incidents and user generated video/comments to provide live on-the-ground safety coverage.

Citizen’s first paid product—Citizen Premium—allows users to reach Citizen Agents for their protection 24/7. Citizen Agents have helped thousands of subscribers stay safe, deescalating tense domestic situations, routing emergency help to remote locations, and helping people travel safely through cities at night.

Already relied on by 9+ million people every day, Citizen will continue to expand and upgrade public safety in major cities around the world. We're looking for hardworking, mission-driven individuals to join the team.

Citizen is backed by Sequoia Capital, 8VC, Goodwater Capital, and Founders Fund and has raised $100M+ in VC funding. 

About the Role

As a Sourcer you will find qualified candidates for our G&A and Central Operations teams. Central Operations is the backbone of Citizen's 24/7 information aggregation, dissemination, and distribution engine. You will partner with Senior Recruiters and the Director of Talent Acquisition to attract and engage top talent and iterate on the hiring process that exemplifies Citizen’s mission and values. 

To be successful you are data-driven and will establish key metrics for identifying talent that aligns to the unique skills required for the role. You will also provide a world-class candidate experience.

What You’ll Do Here:

  • Partner with Senior Recruiters and hiring managers to understand the requirements of the role and how it fits into the organization
  • Build talent pipelines and execute on tactical research, referral generation, and sourcing campaigns
  • Source and identify passive candidates to build a pipeline of high potential talent
  • Build relationships with candidates and guide them through the process
  • Track data to ensure you’re investing in sources with the highest ROI
  • Collaborate with Recruiters and Coordinators to manage an efficient model of operation

We’d love to hear from you if you have:

  • 2+ years of experience sourcing talent in an in-house, search firm or agency environment
  • Experience working with and building sourcing strategies with recruiters and hiring managers
  • Experience developing and executing candidate generation and research techniques
  • Characteristics of being a self-directed, independent executor with an entrepreneurial mindset, thriving in ambiguity
  • Experience building trusted relationships with key stakeholders; adopting a sense of urgency with candidate management in order to meet hiring managers’ needs
  • Operationally savvy and quick to learn and adopt new technologies and processes
  • Experience using Greenhouse (or another ATS), Google Suite, Slack, Gem

Salary Range & Benefits:

The below represents the expected salary range for this position in New York, New York. We take a number of factors into account when determining compensation including your location, experience, and other job-related factors.

Salary Range: $95,000 to $115,000 annually + equity + benefits

Citizen offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, company holidays, stock option plan, commuter benefits, and various wellness perks.

Citizen is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other protected class.

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