Head of Talent

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Role Type

Full Time


New York

The Ideal Candidate
Ready Set Rocket is growing quickly and we need you to find brilliant talent to sustain our growth. This is an opportunity to join a small, fast-moving digital agency where you'll play a major role in shaping our future. The ideal person is outgoing, detail oriented and as passionate about building an amazing team as we are. The Head of Talent will be asked to take a leadership role in sourcing, recruiting and onboarding new members of our expanding team, as well as talent management and work culture.

Your Responsibilities

  • Work with the management team to structure and execute recruiting plans for our aggressive growth plans 
  • Lead the development of talent strategies and create scalable programs that attract, engage and retain top talent
  • Manage the applicant screening and interview process
  • Build upon and improve efficient hiring, onboarding, mentoring, and career-path processes
  • Work directly with partners and hiring managers on job role definition, candidate identification and talent development
  • Manage quarterly performance reviews and 360 reviews
  • Organize work events and help facilitate work culture

Our Requirements

  • 5+ years experience recruiting top Digital talent across Creative, UX and Technical roles 
  • Desire to leverage your expertise to help build and mentor a team at a quickly growing digital agency
  • Familiarity with Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity best practices
  • Experience recruiting diverse talent and identifying candidates who are often overlooked in our industry
  • Drive to closely partner with our department heads to build and support the teams they need
  • Eagerness to learn our culture, our service offerings, our clients and our team
  • Ability to thrive on the ambiguity and change that comes from working in a high-growth environment