IT Recruiter - Staffing Agency - Software / Technology

  • Location:

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Sector:

    Internal Vacancies

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  • Salary:

    US$40000 - US$55000 per annum + uncapped commission, full benefits

  • Contact:

    Lee Cohen

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    LC ITR PPA_1628519741

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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IT Recruiter - Staffing Agency - Software Engineering / Technology

  • Austin, TX / Houston, TX / Philadelphia, PA / Tampa, FL
  • $40,000 - $55,000 base salary + uncapped commission, + full benefits

What others are saying about Oscar?

Proud to have received the maximum 3-star accreditation from best companies recognizing extraordinary levels of workplace engagement. Recognized in 2021 by Inc 5000 as the 19th fastest growing private business in Texas with over 600% revenue growth. Listed 22nd on The Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to work for and 4th on the Top 75 Best Companies to Work for in the North West, of which we have been listed the number 1 Recruitment Company!

Why Join Oscar?

Our achievements, awards, and positive reputation (4.5+/5 on Glassdoor) are what truly represent our aim to grow and develop to continuously enhance and improve what we do every single day.

We are leading specialists within distinct brand across the Technology, Digital, Life Sciences, Energy (both Oil & Gas and Renewables), and Construction sectors across our key territories of UK, USA, and mainland Europe; we thrive off our cohesive culture and consistent year on year growth across our seven offices.

With the launch of new teams and market sectors, the opening of our more North American locations, internal promotions being at their highest and ongoing investment in innovative recruitment software and tools; there has never been a better time to join us!

There is no secret to our success; it is down to our people.

The Role

As an IT Recruiter, you will be working closely across cross-functional teams where you will be responsible for sourcing candidates by building strong searching techniques via a range of different platforms for your sector.

  • Qualifying candidates through effective questioning techniques.
  • Matching candidates and clients appropriately through developing relationships and understanding the needs of both.
  • Creating content and job posts to attract passive candidates, which you will actively promote and market on social media channels.
  • Negotiating, influencing, and persuading where appropriate to achieve the best outcome.
  • Gaining a strong commercial awareness of the vertical market you are working on and building a network to generate leads, references, and referrals.
  • Taking a consultative approach with candidate by listing to their needs and explaining the features and benefits of working with Oscar.

What you will bring

  • 12+ months experience recruiting / delivery experience with a staffing agency.
  • Experience sourcing Software Engineers or other highly technical skillsets
  • Adept at using LinkedIn Recruiter, Industry Job Boards (Dice etc.), Networking, and Headhunting techniques.
  • Proven track record of demonstrating resilience, positivity, and a strong work-ethic.
  • Eagerness to learn and the ability to implement feedback through training.
  • Competitive (with others or yourself) and very achievement orientated.
  • Money motivated with financial goals.
  • Excellent rapport and communication skills.
  • The desire to be part of a collaborative, hard-working, and fun culture with other top performers.

What we offer

  • Base salary and a transparent progression career pathway plan for you to get promotions and salary increases.
  • Uncapped commission structure and huge earning potential - no thresholds, draws, or quotas! (We have individuals taking home over $65k per month in commission alone!)
  • Quarterly achiever bonus commission and (eventually) team management override
  • Travel and Relocation opportunities (including Visa sponsorship)
  • Full Medical, Dental, Vision, Short- & Long-term Disability, Life Insurance (100% paid by us)
  • Regular Holiday & Event Incentives (recent trips include Mexico, Vegas, Sport Matches, Lunches at top restaurants)
  • 20 days PTO + National Holidays + Free vacation between Christmas & New Year.
  • Flexible hours (after training), work from home options, and 12pm Friday finishes every week!
  • Company iPhone & Laptop
  • Accredited Management & External Training / Certifications
  • Enhanced paid leave and sabbaticals for important life events.
  • Health & Wellness initiatives (may include Gym membership, free healthy snacks provided, massages, partnerships with mental health services)

Our 2022 vision includes 3 new office launches and over 70 new members of the team and we have the appetite to invest even more. What that means for you is the opportunity to be one of the founding team members, have rapid career growth opportunities, and to be part of building something special.

Follow the links to Apply Now or contact Lee Cohen at Oscar for more info!

Oscar Associates Limited (US) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.