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Contract Recruiter, Event Team

Barcelona, Spain

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Job ID R1811514

VMware Business Summary

VMware is the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions that enable our more than 350,000 enterprise and SMB customers to thrive in the Cloud Era/ A pioneer in the use of virtualization and policy-driven automation technologies, VMware simplifies IT complexity across the entire data center to the virtual workplace, empowering customers with solutions in the software-defined data center to hybrid cloud computing and the mobile workspace.

Our team of 20,000+ people working in 50+ locations worldwide is committed to building a community where great people want to work long term by living our values of passion, innovation, execution, teamwork, active learning and giving back. If you are ready to accelerate, innovate and lead, join us as we challenge constraints and problem solve for tomorrow today. Learn more at

Job Role and Responsibility

We’re currently looking for a top-notch Contract Recruiter to join our specialized, in demand Talent Acquisition team. Our Event Recruiting Team delivers a unique, event-based and customized recruiting process that offers hiring teams high-volume candidate generation, consolidated interview processes, and streamlined real-time feedback sessions. We work in a quick turnaround, project-based recruiting environment where they host worldwide onsite hiring events designed to meet the recruiting needs of different global business units via direct engagement with hiring managers and their teams.

On our team, you will lead the development, implementation and execution of project-based sourcing and recruiting strategies tailored specifically to each individual business unit you work with. You will source, pre-screen, manage onsite interviews, extend offers to, and negotiate salaries with some of the world’s most talented candidates while working on a variety of skillsets in various locations. In this role you will also own the relationships with hiring managers and their teams. You’ll build trust and rapport quickly while acting as the subject-matter expert on the recruiting process. You will coach hiring managers on recruiting and interview strategies and oversee the entire staffing process to ensure a positive customer experience for VMware teams and candidates alike.

Do you strive for only the best results? Do you thrive working against deadlines? Are you a detail-oriented pro who loves project and process management? Then you’re ready to join VMware’s Event Recruiting Team!

Required Skills

  • 2+ years of full-cycle recruiting experience
  • You excel in customer/stakeholder engagement including understanding of organizational structure, recruiting process planning and management, expectation setting, calibration, and timeline management
  • You have worked in a high-volume candidate generation role
  • You have experience with a short lifecycle recruiting process
  • You have demonstrated experience creating reporting and delivering analyses designed to provide hiring teams with actionable data that can be used to improve sourcing/recruiting/interviewing outcomes both pre and post-engagement
  • You have experience collecting and providing real-time data to drive improved assessment and hiring decisions
  • Experience creating detailed sourcing plans that ensure business requirements are met
  • Participation and/or leadership in strategic talent acquisition projects or initiatives

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with Workday
  • Experience recruiting in an event-based environment
  • Some travel required Domestic/International

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