Carvana is hiring a

Junior Recruiter, Operations

Phoenix, United States

About Carvana

If you like disrupting the norm and are looking to join a company revolutionizing an industry then you will LOVE what Carvana has done for the car buying experience. Buying a car the old fashioned way sucks and we are working hard to make it NOT suck. I mean, have you seen our vending machine?!
We are looking for people who are excited to thrive in an environment of impactful change. Team spirit is evident at Carvana and everyday  we let our passions and creativity foster innovation. We take big swings, set ambitious  goals, and challenge each other to make data- and process-driven decisions in everything we do. Here are a few of our stories! We’ve been changing the game since 2013, and we’re not taking our foot off the gas now. Want more of the story? Check out our background here. 

About the team and position

A Junior Recruiter in our Operations Talent teams will have the unique opportunity to support the recruiting team to build, develop, and execute full lifecycle talent acquisition for one of our core Operations teams [Customer Care, Reconditioning, Logistics, Market Operations]. The Junior Recruiter will provide internal recruitment support, to ensure our department meets all staffing needs, and that all candidates and prospective employees have the best possible hiring experience! Developing strong business relationships with your (really awesome) coworkers is key and most importantly, you will see your insights have an immediate, tangible impact every day in a well-funded and rapidly growing company. Most importantly, you will see our insights have an immediate, tangible impact every day within a rapidly growing company. 

Working Virtually at Carvana

We have taken steps to support the health and well-being of current and potential employees. Our interview and onboarding process is hosted virtually. This role is currently remote/home-based, with the intention of returning to our Tempe corporate office in the future.

**Must live within the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area**

What you’ll be doing

  • You will be responsible for high-volume full life-cycle recruiting for various level candidates; taking candidates from job application to job offer. 
  • Sourcing candidates through various methods such as LinkedIn, job boards, social media, Carvana's website, etc.
  • Conducting in-depth screening calls and zoom meetings.
  • Engaging in a fast-paced, high volume approach to hiring.
  • Provide resumes and screening notes for interviews.
  • Manage the candidate expectations with regards to the background checking process, while working with both candidates and colleagues to ensure we get people processed for a successful hire.
  • Working with your key stakeholders to ensure you know what is expected of you, and what the business requires for each area of the Customer Care business.
    • Represent Carvana at various hiring and field recruitment events. 
    • Provide input on forming Carvana recruiting best practices (we LOVE some good collaboration!)
    • You will help us build a stronger company. Every day.
  • Focus on a high conversion rate from interview to offer.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you should know/have

  • Bachelor's degree highly preferred
  • 1-2 years recruiting experience preferred
  • 3+ years of general work experience
  • Experience using LinkedIn recruiter to source qualified candidates or willingness to learn
  • You operate with a sense of urgency without sacrificing accuracy. We are fast-paced and need people who can keep up!
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills. 
  • You have a sense of humor. Kinda serious about this one.
  • You have to understand the value of teamwork and how teams work…that was deep. If you disagree, read it again. Out loud if necessary.
  • You have the ability to multitask and prioritize like a ninja.
  • You are comfortable with change and can easily adapt.
  • You will not leave your personality at home. We thrive from each unique perspective. Our strength is in our diversity of opinions.

What we’ll offer in return:

  • Full-Time Salary Position with a competitive salary.
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits.
  • 401K with company match.
  • A multitude of perks including student loan payments, discounts on vehicles, benefits for your pets, and much more.
  • A great wellness program to keep you healthy and happy both physically and mentally.
  • Access to opportunities to expand your skill set and share your knowledge with others across the organization.
  • A company culture of promotions from within, with a start-up atmosphere allowing for varied and rapid career development.
  • A seat in one of the fastest-growing companies in the country.

Other requirements

To be able to do your job at Carvana, there are some basic requirements we want to share with you.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.

Of course, we’ll make any reasonable accommodations for those with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their jobs. 

Legal stuff

Hiring is contingent on passing a complete background check.  This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Carvana is an equal employment opportunity employer.  All applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.  Carvana also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.

Please note this job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

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