Talent Acquisition Associate at PlacePass

| Greater Boston Area
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Drive PlacePass’s hiring efforts as the first dedicated recruiting hire, owning the primary elements of talent strategy, implementation, and execution - from sourcing and branding, to candidate experience, reporting, and everything in between. 

About PlacePass:

Founded in 2016 and located in the heart of Boston, PlacePass is building a world-class tours, activities, and events marketplace to transform the way people discover the world. Our 35-person team takes pride in making it easier for people to access and book great things to do. In addition to the placepass.com consumer brand, our white label platform powers co-branded websites for the world’s top travel companies across hotel, air, and car sectors (i.e. Marriott - https://activities.marriott.com/).

In this role you will:

  • Report to the Director of People Operations as the first dedicated recruiter at PlacePass.
  • Lead the day-to-day management of PlacePass’s recruiting pipeline, utilizing our ATS (Lever).
  • Drive the development and implementation of a strategic and creative talent sourcing plan, targeting candidates through both online and offline channels.
  • Assess candidates’ relevant knowledge, skill sets, experiences, and aptitudes through phone screens and onsite interviews.
  • Ensure a top notch candidate experience by communicating effectively and timely with candidates during all stages of the interview process.
  • Coordinate with hiring managers to develop job descriptions, specifications, and target profiles.
  • Create, distribute, and monitor recruiting data to continually drive well-informed business decisions.

A perfect candidate:

  • Has 1 to 3 years of talent acquisition experience, including software engineer recruiting
  • Is extremely articulate and savvy
  • Is an exceptional relationship-builder and networker
  • Operates with integrity
  • Loves working in a super collaborative, fast-paced environment
  • Is eager to quickly learn and grow as a team player
  • Is passionate and curious about startups, technology, and the travel industry

PlacePass benefits & perks:

  • Equity ownership in a well-funded and fast-growing startup
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • FSA + Dependent Care FSA
  • 401k
  • Tax-advantaged commuter benefits
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • $500 annual credit for tours and activities on PlacePass.com
  • $500 annual professional development budget
  • Global Entry & TSA Pre✓ reimbursement
  • Free onsite gym access
  • Free locked bike storage
  • Catered weekly lunches
  • Friday happy hours (stocked with beer on tap, cold brew, and kombucha)
  • Company-wide trips and outings (skiing, boating, camping, bowling… to name a few)
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Located in the heart of Downtown Crossing! Steps away from South Station, great eats, and fun spots!

What are PlacePass Perks + Benefits

PlacePass Benefits Overview

We are proud to offer our employees a list of some of the greatest benefits offered in the start up community. We continue to recruit and invest in the best people we can find!

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Culture and fun committees, to name a few.
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement