PayPal Executive Recruiter in San Jose, California

Executive Recruiterin San Joseat PayPal

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

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  • Employee Type: Full-Time

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  • Experience: Not Specified

  • Date Posted: 8/7/2018

  • Job ID: R0030832

About Us


At PayPal, we believe that now is the time to democratize financial services so that moving and managing money is a right for all citizens, not just the affluent. We are driven by this purpose, and we uphold our cultural values of collaboration, innovation, wellness and inclusion as our guide for making decisions and conducting business every day. It is our duty and privilege to be customer champions and put those we serve at the center of everything we do.

We are one team that respects and values diversity of thought for everyone, everywhere, and we actively seek to create an energizing workplace that brings out the best in all of us. If you’re ready to shape the future of money, join the team at PayPal. We're proud to work here. You will be too.

Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 244 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

The Global Talent Acquisition organization at PayPal. is a fast-paced, highly motivated team of professionals focused on bringing in the highest level talent to help drive the business forward while delivering a best in class candidate experience. The Executive Recruiter is a key member of the team, responsible driving execution of recruitment strategies for senior leadership.

A typical day for the Global Talent Acquisition Executive Recruiter will include:

• Function as the main point of contact for executive recruitment best practices.

• Partnering with key leaders throughout Talent Acquisition, Human Resources,

Compensation and others to drive executive level hiring initiatives.

• Advising hiring leaders on the application of processes, systems, regulations and policies.

• Serve as a lead within an internal hiring team, maintaining responsibility for leading the full

life cycle of the recruiting process focused on executive–level roles.

• Collaborate with team members, and help with the continuous enhancement of executive

attract and hire processes.

• Manage the day–to–day interaction with candidates and clients, and agencies.

• Educate client leadership on market trends, cycle times, and other key performance

metrics, and leverage knowledge of business goals and mission to effectively design and

execute recruiting strategies to achieve client and business needs.

• Perform interviews to assess candidate's capabilities, manage the evaluation process and

hiring decisions, execute candidate follow–up and feedback.

• Provide guidance on compensation packages, and extend and negotiate employment

offer packages.

• Maintain responsibility for tracking recruiting activity and other metrics to ensure

compliance with relevant hiring regulations and laws, including OFCCP.

• Work closely with executive coordination to facilitate exceptional onboarding experience.

What does Success Look Like?

  • You have been instrumental in the hiring of top level talent at the executive level.

  • You have contributed to the successful achievement of talent acquisition’s short- and long-term strategic, and operational goals.

  • You are seen as a proactive and engaged partner by your clients, candidates and teammates.

  • You have established trust and continuity by successfully partnering across the organization to build best practices and systems for executive talent acquisition.

  • You are an inclusive and a respected team member because of your collaboration, ideas for improvement, implementing strategy and plans, adjusting processes and providing guidance when required.

  • You have delivered exceptional customer service and partnership to internal and external customers in executive level talent acquisition.

About You:

  • 10+ years of experience with recruiting executives, including progressive growth and increased accountability over time in current or past companies

  • 5+ years of experience in a corporate recruiting role

  • Experience with delivering executive hiring results in a professional services environment

  • Experience in building and maintaining relationships with internal executives and executive candidates

  • Experience with delivering results throughout the entire recruiting life cycle

  • Experience with providing data integrity, reporting requirements, and key accountability metrics

  • Proven track record of success in all aspects of recruiting.

  • Flexibility to operate effectively in a global construct and to travel as needed.

  • Highly deadline-oriented, with strong multitasking and prioritization skills.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

  • Computer competency with Microsoft Office products

  • Energetic self-starter, with strong leadership skills, work ethic, and highest level of integrity.

  • Proficiency in systems (Internet, Office Applications) and proficiency in and/or ability to quickly learn internal business systems.

You Might Also Have:

  • Experience with program and/or project management

  • Demonstrated executive leadership experience with ability to lead, inspire and motivate a global team.

  • An ability to quickly adapt to rapidly changing environments while serving as a steady point of continuity for their team.

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills in order to gain trust achieve business objectives and work directly with a broad group of managers throughout the company.

  • Strong problem-solving, conflict resolution, influencing and decision-making skills and high attention to detail.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Individuals seeking employment at PayPal are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. You have the opportunity to provide the following information in order to help us comply with federal and state Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action record keeping, reporting, and other legal requirements.