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Head of Talent, Leading European Venture Capital Fund, London, UK

9134 /31C

Our client, a leading European Venture Capital fund, is looking to hire a Head of Talent to join their high-performing team. The fund which currently invests across the early stage and growth tech market has very recently completed a fund raise are now looking to grow their portfolio and deploy the capital throughout the coming year - making it a very exciting time to join!

As the Head of Talent you will be responsible for the internal recruitment of the fund along with a number of the portfolio companies. On a daily basis you will be working closely with senior stakeholders across the business and its portfolio to help secure the best talent in the market. This is a high profile appointment within the fund and is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with private equity or venture capital recruitment experience to come in and really make an impact.


  • Identify talent using direct and indirect sourcing
  • Conduct on-going talent pooling for current and future needs of the fund / portfolio
  • Gather market intelligence, competitor intelligence and market trends
  • Partner with both internal and external senior stakeholders to build relevant talent pools
  • Management of suppliers, e.g. search, assessment and L&D
  • Track and analyse search outcomes and performance
  • Special project management - internal and portfolio
  • Manage the day to day HR administration of the fund


  • Proven experience within a search role, having worked with PE / VC or for an Executive Search firm
  • Experience of running staffing searches in the private equity or venture capital sectors
  • International experience with knowledge of different job markets
  • Strong experience of planning and execution; being able to manage multiple projects at one time
  • Comfortable working with both internal and external senior stakeholders
  • Experience of day to day HR processes and procedures
  • Ability to speak German to a business level would be advantageous

UK, Germany
Human Resources, Private Equity, Venture Capital, Other
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