Technology Recruiter

Yext puts business on the map. The Yext Knowledge Engine™ lets companies manage their digital knowledge in the cloud and sync it to over 100 services in the PowerListings® Network. Yext Listings, Pages, and Reviews help businesses around the globe facilitate face-to-face and digital interactions that boost brand awareness, drive foot traffic, and increase sales.

As a Technology Recruiter at Yext, you will be tasked with bringing in the best and the brightest to join the ranks. Yext Recruiters partner closely with the hiring managers and decision makers across all teams. You will be responsible for the entire recruiting cycle, from sourcing and outreach to closing the candidates. In short, you will be an integral part of the continued growth and success of the business. 

  • Manage full-cycle recruiting process, ensuring a smooth and positive candidate experience
  • Develop strong relationship with hiring manager to understand hiring needs and develop/execute sourcing and recruiting plans
  • Source and assess qualified candidates through the use of Linkedin, Boolean searches, user groups, referrals, and networking
  • Drive offer process from approval through extending and closing
  • Be the face of Yext at job fairs and industry events
  • Work with recruiting coordinators to schedule candidates through the process
  • Facilitate interview and hiring discussion with interviewers and hiring managers
  • Work closely with HR and administrative team to ensure smooth transition into on-boarding process

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS degree (In lieu of degree, 4 years relevant work experience)
  • 4+ years experience in full cycle recruiting
  • Experience recruiting for a startup or tech company (either in-house or at an agency)
  • Flexibility to work effectively on a variety of roles 
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple pipelines simultaneously 
  • Comfortable in a small, intense and high-growth start-up environment

Compensation, Benefits & Perks

Yext offers the following exceptional benefits: competitive compensation, 401k, unlimited snacks, daily meal allowance, flexible hours / paid time off, and excellent health / dental / vision insurance. Our mission is to help people go places—both consumers to our customers’ doorsteps and our employees to new heights in their careers. We treat our employees well and offer tremendous growth opportunities. Challenging work pushes our people to be creative in a casual environment that is caring, fun, and collaborative. We believe that when you have smart, happy people working together you can produce something special.  


Yext is based in the heart of New York City, with offices operating in Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, London, Paris, Tokyo, and Washington D.C. Yext has been recognized as one of America’s fastest-growing companies by Inc. 5000 (2015 & 2016), one of Forbes’ Most Promising Companies (2014 & 2015), and one of Fortune's Best Places to Work (2014, 2015, & 2016). Most recently, Yext was named the #1 Workplace in New York City by Great Place to Work® and Fortune.

You can learn more about the Yext team and culture on the muse, our website, and blog.

Yext is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


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