Recruitment Data Associate at Andela

Andela is developing a corps of high-quality technology talent across the African continent that will drive the current and future phases of tech-enabled growth around the world. With the fastest growing population and highest youth population in the world, we believe Africa is one of the greatest untapped markets for talent development.Andela extends engineering teams with world-class software developers. We recruit the most talented developers on the African continent, shape them into technical leaders, and place them as full-time distributed team members with companies that range from Microsoft and IBM to dozens of high-growth startups. Backed by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV (Google Ventures) and Spark Capital, Andela is building the next generation of global technology leaders. Passion, excellence, entrepreneurial spirit, and rejecting the status quo are just a few of the things that Andela team members have in common.We have a vision to train 100,000 world-class developers in the next 10 years – and we want you to help make it happenAbout the Recruitment Data AssociateThe Recruitment Data Associate is charged with collecting relevant and critical data across all stages of Andela’s recruiting process, and then using this data to create intelligent insights that would enable us develop better ways to recruit and select developers.The Recruitment Data Associate at Andela would be part of the developer recruitment team which is a core part of Andela as the success of our program depends on the quality of developers that we admit into the program. He/she would report to the Director of Recruitment and work with the Recruitment Associate and Outreach and Partnership Associate to set country recruitment team’s objectives, set priorities, and execute on a well laid out plan.We are looking for a passionate Recruitment Data Associate to turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions. You will conduct full lifecycle activities to include requirements analysis and design, develop analysis and reporting capabilities, and continuously monitor performance and quality control plans to identify improvements in the recruitment department.ResponsibilitiesThe specific responsibilities of the Recruitment Data Associate will include:Interpreting data, analyzing results using statistical techniques and providing ongoing reports, drawing inference and presenting observations to the recruitment team to ensure constantly optimized recruitment process.Developing and implementing data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality in the recruitment departmentAcquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases/data systemsIdentifying, analyzing, and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data setsFiltering and cleaning dataWorking closely with management to prioritize business and information needsLocating and defining new process improvement opportunitiesProviding requested analysis on Recruitment budget and activities for, board and management reporting requirements.Managing and analysing publicity, social media, fellow performance dataEnsuring that the recruitment process is the least costly and most effective based on lessons learnt from data availableCreating and keeping records of candidate evaluation information from applications and interviews.Liaising and working effectively with contacts across all departments and at all levels within and outside Andela, to ensure a collaborative approach to recruitment.Developing and monitoring metrics for measuring process implementation and recruiting effectiveness.

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