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Recruiter - Talent Acquisition Expert (All genders welcome)

in the People & Organization Department at the Kia Europe Headquarters in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.


Your mission:

The primary goal is to attract, identify, and hire the best talent that aligns with the company's strategic objectives.

Working closely with hiring managers and lead the recruitment process from sourcing to onboarding, Also ensuring a positive experience for candidates and stakeholders alike.


Your responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with hiring managers to understand staffing needs and develop effective recruitment strategies.

  • Utilize various sourcing techniques to attract a diverse pool of candidates, including job boards, social media, networking, and passive sourcing methods.

  • Screen resumes, conduct interviews, and assess candidates to evaluate their qualifications, skills, and cultural fit.

  • Coordinate interview schedules, gather feedback from stakeholders, and facilitate the decision-making process.

  • Contribute to the operational aspects of recruitment, including job posting, candidate tracking, and database management in Workday our HRM system

  • Manage candidate relationships throughout the recruitment lifecycle, providing regular updates and ensuring a smooth transition through the hiring process.

  • Stay informed about industry trends and best practices in recruitment and talent acquisition, making recommendations for process improvements.


Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field.

  • Proven experience as a Recruiter, with a focus Automotive, IT or similar industry

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Proficient in using applicant tracking systems and recruitment channels

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Fluent in German and English (written and spoken)

Who are we?

Kia is a global mobility brand with a vision to create sustainable mobility solutions for consumers, communities, and societies around the world.

Kia is now spearheading the popularization of electrified and battery electric vehicles, developing a growing range of mobility services while encouraging millions of people to explore the best ways of getting around. Our brand slogan – ‘Movement that inspires’ – reflects our commitment to inspire consumers through our products and services.


From our headquarter Europe in Frankfurt, Germany, we lead 39 markets across Europe and the Caucasus, employing more than 5,500 people.


Our headquarter is home to 37 different nationalities and this diversity is truly inspiring! This means that every day at Kia is an opportunity to learn something new and to grow personally and professionally. The mix of ambitious and dynamic employees from all over the world is the fuel to our success. Do you have what it takes to join our team? We are looking forward to getting to know you!


You will enjoy working with us if you like these things:

  • A pulsating international environment. Our workforce is composed of people from 37 nations

  • Playing an active and important part in the development of Kia in Europe.

  • Developing new frameworks and solutions

  • Demanding challenges to which you can creatively contribute

  • A competitive compensation package; private leasing offer; systematic off and on-the-job training, free staff restaurant, support as concerns Health Management and more


If you’re interested to become part of our Kia team, please apply via our online portal. We are looking forward to getting to know you.

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