Position: Head of Talent Management


We are searching for an entrepreneurial, HR-experienced EIR who builds a human resource unit with an innovative approach. You will become the head of a HR company with the first clients being the Swiss Startup Factory, the startups from its accelerator and also the corporate partners of the SSUF. You will draw on your HR expertise and create a business model with your unique and innovative approach over a 3 months time period. Building and maintaining an innovative employee database will guarantee the success of the firm and you are expected to scale the firm to be self-sustaining by winning additional clients. Are you ready to build the leading innovation HR organization in Switzerland?

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The Swiss Startup Factory (SSUF) began in 2014 driven by the ambition to create global companies that disrupt the prevailing norms, products, and business models. Our core business is a three-month program that provides early-stage startups with financing, services, coaching, mentoring, office space, and access to a large entrepreneurial and investor network.


Position Detail

  • Business Development of HR boutique recruitment firm
  • Sales and Client Relation with talent acquisition agencies and corporate HR departments
  • Approaching new talents on social media platforms and startup events
  • Recruiting (profiling, selection, interviewing, candidate management)
  • Building and maintaining a database of candidates
  • Forming a community with candidates and coordinating internal community events
  • Ensuring the maintenance of strictest confidentiality in dealing with all work related matter


Applicant Profile

  • Studies in professionally relevant fields (Human Resources Management, Communications, Marketing)
  • Several years of work experience in recruitment and placement
  • Business development know-how is essential
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholders with various expectations
  • High client and service orientation, resilient and flexible
  • Openness and excellent communication
  • Pleasure in dealing with people
  • Fluent in German, English and any further language is an advantage
  • Attention to detail, organized with a Can-Do mind set


Begin: Summer 2018

Place of work: Zurich

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