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Date: Jan 6, 2022

Location: Austin, TX, US, 78681

Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Job Requisition ID: 17005

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We are looking for a Recruiter with experience in recruiting Sales and Customer Operational positions who is innovative and has a growth mindset to drive our revenue generating teams to achieve their goals.


HMH is at the forefront of bridging education and technology for the next generation of learning experiences. You will be an integral part of leading our digital transformation.


Day in the Life

  • Source and identify quality candidates via multiple recruiting channels and techniques, including inbounds, proactive outreach, and targeted marketing campaigns
  • Conduct initial phone screens to assess the candidate’s alignment both with the relevant role & HMH values
  • Manage multiple requisitions and candidates during high volume periods, while creating & maintaining an exceptional candidate experience
  • Partner closely with hiring managers to understand their teams and goals, and to establish technical assessments specific to their opportunity
  • Consistently track pipeline, priorities, performance data and other recruiting metrics
  • Think outside of the box to create inclusive talent sourcing strategies that align with HMH’s value proposition


What You’ll Need to be Successful


Nice to have

  • International recruitment experience
  • Experience with SuccessFactors

Physical Requirements

  • Might be in a stationary position for a considerable time (sitting and/or standing).
  • The person in this position needs to move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer.
  • Must be able to collaborate with colleagues via face to face, conference calls, and online meetings.


Position cannot be performed in Colorado.


Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC) is a global learning company dedicated to changing people’s lives by fostering passionate, curious learners. As a leading provider of pre-K–12 education content, services, and cutting-edge technology solutions across a variety of media, HMH enables learning in a changing landscape. HMH is uniquely positioned to create engaging and effective educational content and experiences from early childhood to beyond the classroom.  HMH serves more than 50 million students in over 150 countries worldwide, while its award-winning children's books, novels, non-fiction, and reference titles are enjoyed by readers throughout the world.

For more information, visit http://careers.hmhco.com  

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.

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