Business Recruiter - Marketing

  • Kraken
  • Remote
  • Feb 24, 2022
Full time Recruiting Marketing Human Resources Talent Acquisition

Job Description

About Kraken

Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. In our first decade, Kraken has risen to become one of the largest, most successful and respected crypto exchanges on the planet.

We are changing the way the world thinks about finance and our range of successful products are playing a critical role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets. We continue to trail-blaze into new territory with the introduction of Kraken Bank, providing a more seamless integration between crypto and the traditional financial system. This makes us the first crypto company (ever) to be awarded a U.S. state banking charter.

Our diverse group of 2,000+ Krakenites are distributed all over the world as part of our 'remote first' culture, united by a shared passion for delighting customers, upholding crypto values and achieving our meaningful mission. We attract people who push themselves to improve, are radically transparent and think differently in order to unlock their potential.

Crypto is a rapidly evolving industry and we’re just getting started. We’re growing fast and you're invited to join the revolution!

At Kraken, we constantly push ourselves to think differently and forge new paths in a rapidly growing industry fraught with unexplored territory, which is why Kraken has grown to be among the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world.
We are hiring experienced recruiters to build a world-class recruiting team targeting exceptional talent to join our diverse and forward‐thinking company. This role can be full remote and as such the successful candidate can be based anywhere.
You will partner with senior stakeholders and hiring managers across our Marketing function (including our Growth, Content, Brand, Product Marketing and Comms/PR operations) to build and execute hiring strategies that deliver outstanding talent while ensuring both a stellar candidate and hiring management experience.
We value data driven decisions, thorough organization and true business partnerships with stakeholders. If you’re truly interested in pushing the envelope by disrupting an industry that some say cannot be disrupted, then there is no better time to join.


  • Partner with Hiring Managers and teams, geographically dispersed across the globe, to design and execute effective hiring strategies
  • Develop and execute creative sourcing strategies against prioritized requisitions
  • Produce world-class talent pipelines with a meaningful emphasis on diversity across all hiring channels
  • Nurture talent pools to build lasting relationships
  • Provide an enviable candidate experience through attentive management and communication.
  • Drive the recruitment process from end to end, removing blockers and driving for just in time hires
  • Champion the Kraken culture, ensuring candidates are aligned to our mission and values
  • Maintain data integrity and standards across tools and systems
  • Participate in major improvement projects to upgrade our hiring infrastructure


  • Marketing/Digital recruitment experience from a reputable, fast-growing technology/product business against ruthless competition.
  • Sound appreciation for the fundamentals of talent acquisition, but creative and inquisitive when considering modern tactics
  • Highly organized, operationally astute and data-orientedInfluential written and verbal communication
  • Compelling business partnership and stakeholder management skills
  • Sensitive to the challenges and needs of growing business, especially those of a scaling start-up disrupting an industry
  • Empathetic, emotionally intelligent, motivated and passionateHighly resilient, relentless and cheerful in the face of challenges
  • Passion or growing intrigue for cryptocurrency adoption and personal experience with crypto preferred

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique and diverse experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives, regardless of their background.

As an equal opportunity employer we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.

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