Teacher and Talent Recruiter - New York, NY

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Aug 26, 2014
Closes
Sep 25, 2014
Contact
Human Resources
Duration
Full Time

Responsibilities:
- Work with team to determine instructors and speakers needed
- Work with team to develop course description
- Strategize new ways to recruit instructors
- Create an effective teacher application process
- Recruit and hire instructors and speakers, handle all contracts and negotiations
- Source instructors for all corporate training programs and other special events
- Develop programs for maintaining and improving relationships with instructors
- Organize course and teacher schedules according to departmental budget

Requirements:
- 2+ years of experience in recruiting, preferably at a startup or media role
- Strong interviewing and negotiation skills
- Existing media contacts who would be/are excellent teachers
- Strong knowledge of the online education space
- Knowledge of online teaching and best practices
- Great organizational skills in order to keep contracts and teacher data
- A high-level of energy and willingness to manage people
- Ability to develop and foster relationships with teachers

We offer competitive compensation commensurate with experience, along with a very generous benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, paid vacation/sick/personal/company holidays, 401K, FSA, and commuter discounts!

Interested candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to edujobs@mediabistro.com.