Talent Acquisition and Retention Expert

HR & Administration · Sofia, Sofia
Department HR & Administration
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Talent Acquisition and Retention Expert

#FullCycleRecruitment #HRFunctions #RelationshipBuilder

Advent Group is a marketing company specialized in graduate education and corporate learning since 2004. Based in Paris, Sofia and Montreal, Advent Group offers its employees a stimulating job that requires them to grow!


We are a worldwide leader in education events and marketing solutions for the higher education sector.


  • 5M+ digital audience outreach
  • 300+ events per year
  • 170+ team members
  • 350+ leading partner universities
  • 6 continents of operation


What is the essence of the role?

Being part of an in-house Human Resources department, your main focus will be the attraction and selection of new talent. In addition, you will have the chance to participate in the administration, onboarding, employee engagement and retention practices, as well as the execution of the employer branding strategy.

To be successful in this role, you should be able to develop long-term recruiting strategies and nurture trusting relationships with potential hires. More specifically your responsibilities will be:

What will your job look like?

  • Getting in touch with the hiring managers to identify staffing needs and determining selection criteria
  • Sourcing potential candidates through various channels
  • Organizing interviewing and selection procedures, including screening calls, assessments and interviews
  • Designing job descriptions and interview questions that reflect each position’s requirements
  • Organizing and attending job fairs and recruitment events
  • Administering the new hires both in terms of the needed documentation and in our HR software
  • Participating in the onboarding of the new hires, employee engagement initiatives and the execution of the employer branding strategy

What do you need to be successful?

  • At least 2 years of work experience as a Recruiter or similar role in an HR department
  • Experience with employer branding is an advantage
  • Familiarity with social media and professional networks
  • Hands-on experience with full-cycle recruiting using various interview techniques and evaluation methods
  • A keen understanding of the differences between various roles within organizations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Curiosity to “understand” the other person and their motivators
  • Fluent oral and written English is a mandatory


Why Should You Apply?

  • If you are a person who would like to work in an international environment, but not in big corporations or bureaucratic organizations – you should apply!
  • If you are a person who likes a structured and organized approach at work, but at the same time is not afraid of a little bit of chaos from time to time – you should apply!
  • If you want to make a difference and work on projects that are so specific that you will amaze your friends every time you talk about your job – you should apply!
  • And of course, if you are looking for a job within a stable company with steady growth and vision for the future – you should apply! 





What do we offer you?

  • Being a part of international projects and having the chance to make a difference
  • Dynamic workplace
  • A strong supportive culture
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Quality working conditions
  • Health and wellness programmes
  • Office childcare service


Our office is comfortable and stylish, located in the heart of Sofia. The position is not remote, but we have a flexible home office policy.


If interested, please send us your CV in English.

By submitting your CV, you agree your CV to be kept in our database for a month and used for the purpose of this job vacancy.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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  • Location
    Sofia, Sofia
  • Department
    HR & Administration
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience