Talent Acquisition Specialist

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Human Resources | Contract


About Vahan
At Vahan, we’re helping 300M+ blue-collar workers in India find jobs. Over time, we want to become the center of all money and financial needs for blue-collar workers and will thus expand to use cases in financial services and upskilling.
We’re a Y Combinator company that is backed by marquee investors such as Khosla Ventures, Founders Fund and Airtel. Several executives from Google and Flipkart are also investors in the company.


Why you’ll LOVE Vahan
● We’re a small team that enjoys working hard, getting a lot done and having fun
● Not to mention that you’ll get to work on a product that is making a profoundly positive impact on people’s lives
● We also provide an outstanding training ground for aspiring entrepreneurs


Roles & Responsibilities

  • Sourcing and screening candidates to maintain a robust and healthy candidate pipeline.

  • Have a healthy source mix of candidates through various channels, including job boards, social media, professional networks, and referrals.

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders like hiring managers, interviewers, cross team members etc. and external stakeholders like Vendors, Candidates and build a healthy relationship with all of them. 

  • Excellent in Data Management, Funnel Management and in Managing interview schedules, logistics, and feedback efficiently.

  • Use the learnings to strategically help the People team. 



  • Proven experience as a recruiter or in a similar role in a fast paced environment.

  • High Ownership, strong communication skills and ability to problem solve. 

  • Proven track record of being metrics-driven, exceeding hiring goals and forming positive relationships with hiring managers

From the Hiring Manager : About the Role and Growth for you at Vahan:

Demonstrate your value during your initial tenure at Vahan and earn the opportunity to accelerate your career. The potential for growth and advancement is boundless for high performing individuals. Based on this you have two distinct paths: 
i. You can become the linchpin of our recruitment process, overseeing it from start to finish

ii. In Addition to your general TA, you can explore  other aspects of TA as well as broader fields of people and culture.
We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.