Operations Team Lead – Candidate Relationship

🏆 3 years of xp • 💰 based on xp / year • 🚀 France, Paris • 🗣 English • 📅 ASAP

Do you want to help companies and job seekers meet worldwide? If the answer is yes, keep reading!

Next Station is the main recruitment partner of international companies (e.g. BDO, Back Market, Singulart, Plan Radar). We help HR teams to hire the right candidates faster, anywhere they need. We work on 200 recruitments per year across Europe, seeking sales, marketing, operations, customer support, and other international roles.

Today, Next Station reunites the largest international community with more than 70,000 candidates from +65 nationalities.

See job details


Not what you want? Damn... but wait!

Next Station is specialised in international recruiting, so, even if this job as Operations Team Lead – Candidate Relationship isn't exactly what you're looking for, we have many other job offers that could fit your expectations much better. Just sign up on our platform and tell us what you want. The more we know, the better the fit will be!

To sign up just click .

Job Details & Company Facts

About the Team

Next Station was founded in 2018 by Blanca Montero, Nicolas Paulus, and Denis Fayolle, a group of serial entrepreneurs that believed that we could simplify the recruitment process for those people aiming for an international career.

Today, we are a bigger group of believers: 18 people from 12 different nationalities that speak English every day at work and enjoy sharing our different cultural backgrounds. Despite being all different, we connect in a particular way. No matter which team member you ask, the best thing about Next Station will always be the team ❤.

Our values: commitment, fun, and go beyond.


About the Job

We are looking for the first Head of Candidate Operations to oversee the daily activities of the Candidate Team, which is the team of recruiters that screen, interview and support candidates during the interview process at Next Station.

Your mission: Organize your team and lead them to top performance!

If you have an analytical mind as well as passion for operations and people, we need to meet you! :)

What You Will Do

  • Lead our Candidate team, a team of 7 recruiters (10 before the end of the year)
  • Define the organization of your team
  • Design and implement efficient processes to ensure the best quality of service for our candidates and to optimize costs
  • Review workload and manpower to ensure targets are met and work is equally distributed
  • Implement and analyse KPIs to optimize processes and to increase the quality of our service
  • Oversee the implementation of technology solutions throughout the department
  • Recruit new team members according to our business needs
  • Manage all teammates to achieve productivity and engagement
  • Work closely with other team leaders to improve internal communication and collaboration

And above all: You will enjoy and grow with us :)


About You

This position is based in Paris, France. This means that you must be open to relocating.

What You Bring

  • You have a native level in English.
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in leading an Operations Team
  • You have a first experience in management consulting, banking or a role with a strong component of analysis, processes and organization
  • You have managed and recruited a team of at least 10 people
  • You have experience in following establishing and understanding KPIs
  • You have strong analytical skills and a strong sense of organisation – Attention to detail is key!
  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You are highly empathetic
  • You know how to multitask and prioritize tasks
  • You work process oriented and self motivated
  • And of course, you follow the three values of Next Station: commitment, fun and go beyond :)

Are you passionate about our mission and motivated to work in international recruitment? We give you the opportunity to take great responsibility from the beginning and grow with your challenges.


What You Get

  • A shared open space office with 3 multicultural startups in the heart of Paris
  • Knowledge of the recruitment industry in and out
  • Opportunity to join a company in a crucial phase of fast growth

Together, we go beyond, enjoy. Repeat.