Who we are
Bitpanda is on a mission to reinvent the world of finance and bring investing closer to everyone, everywhere. Today’s financial ecosystem is complex, exclusive and expensive, and we’re here to change this as the #1 investment platform in Europe and beyond. Our platform is rooted in the belief that investing should be safe, easy and accessible to all. With Bitpanda, everyone has the freedom and flexibility to invest in what they believe in - commission-free stocks, cryptocurrencies or even precious metals - starting from as little as €1.
Our story started in 2014 with our founders, Eric Demuth, Paul Klanschek and Christian Trummer. Since then, we’ve grown to a powerful and diverse team of 500+ people who represent more than 50 nationalities. Headquartered in Vienna, we’re proud to be Austria’s first unicorn and one of the fastest-growing fintechs in Europe. Our innovative technology serves over 3 million users and operates across multiple hub locations. Our products are built by fast-moving, talented, “roll-up-your-sleeves-and-make-it-happen” kind of people. If you’re someone who thinks big, moves fast and wants to make an impact right from day one, then get ready to join our industry-changing team. Let’s go!
You will be tasked with leading all executive searches in relation to Business Services (Marketing, Sales, People + Workplaces, Operations) at Bitpanda, globally. Bitpanda is one of the leading fintech players that is rapidly changing the traditional monetary establishment. The leadership hires you make within the Business Services organisation will play pivotal roles in driving Bitpanda onto the next stage of it’s journey.
What you’ll do:
- Run end-to-end searches for executive appointments as well overseeing the process with any agency-appointed searches within Business Services
- Select, manage and foster relationships with executive search agencies and partners, acting as a SPOC and guide to ensure the right candidates are presented / captured in the process
- Develop and execute targeted search strategies, attracting the very best leadership profiles from some of the world's most innovative and exciting companies to Bitpanda
- Actively manage these candidates and higher management stakeholders through strong communication skills and data
- Act as advisers to and partner with LT / C-suite across our Marketing, Sales, HR, Operations departments to understand their hiring objectives and develop strategies to deliver upon hiring goals
- Track and analyse metrics and report on hiring progress to business leadership on a regular cadence
- Work closely with cross-functional teams like Finance, People Ops, Benefits, On-boarding and Legal to deliver a high-quality and holistic candidate experience
- Provide a flawless candidate interview experience and delight our internal hiring managers
What we’re looking for:
- 8+ years of experience as a full-cycle recruiter (agency or inhouse)
- Experienced recruiting in Marketing & Sales. HR & Operations are a bonus but not a necessity
- Have at least 3+ years experience of running end-to-end executive searches
- Consistent track record of sourcing and recruiting Marketing & Sales. HR & Operations is a bonus but not a necessity
- Strong network of potential hires within the European fintech scene
- Proven track record of hiring for scale-up / startup fintech
- Ability to understand and relate to the startup mentality
- Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills in English
- Ability to multitask and adapt to fast-paced work environment
- Analytical/data oriented approach to handling a recruiting funnel and working with hiring partners
What’s in it for you
- Top-notch “tech pack” (a.k.a.: the latest and greatest hardware) that you need to help Bitpanda move the needle, right from day one. The best part? You can choose between PC or Mac. And yes, noise-cancelling headphones are included!
- Individual stock option plan
- Exclusive premiums when trading on Bitpanda
- Occasional company-wide and team events - both in-person and virtually!
- Learning & development opportunities
- A brand new, optimised-for-Hybrid-working, HQ office located in Vienna’s fintech hub (in the second district) as well as local office location hotspots in Berlin, London, Madrid, Barcelona and Milan (to name just a few!)
- Bitpanda sustainable merch to keep you swagged out and living the Bitpanda brand
- A global Bitpanda team of fast-moving, talented, “roll-up-your-sleeves-and-make-it-happen” kind of people who are united (across cultures and time zones) by our unique way of working.
And, above all, the opportunity to learn & grow as part of Bitpanda’s incredible journey to become Europe’s #1 investment platform.