The Creative Destruction Lab (“CDL”) is one of the world’s fastest growing startup support programs. In 2018, CDL admitted 375 pre-seed and seed-stage startups at six CDL locations in North America. The CDL program helps founders commercialize cutting-edge technology and science, set and achieve critical business milestones, and raise capital from CDL’s network of mentors and investors. CDL alumni startups are currently valued at a combined $3.1 billion USD and are funded by leading angel investors and VCs including Khosla Ventures, Bessemer, Data Collective, Venrock and others. Each year the program attracts startup applicants from over 60 countries and has become globally-recognized for its potential to support massively scalable companies with the potential to transform our social, industrial, and economic landscape.
CDL’s headquarters located in Toronto is hiring for the role of Global Recruitment Lead. The Global Recruitment Lead will ensure that the world’s best pre-seed startups apply to, and are admitted to the CDL. Finding startups soon after they are launched but prior to their first major fundraising event is a core responsibility of over half of all employees of CDL and your job will be to train, incentivize and manage a distributed network of recruiters as they scout, recruit, evaluate, and ultimately select each cohort of CDL startups.
Your goal is to build processes that make recruiting startups more efficient, predictable, and scalable. You will be responsible for continuous improvement of the tools that enable teams at each CDL location to recruit and select highly competitive cohorts of startups. This means:
Please provide cover letter and resume to email@example.com. No phone calls for this position.
We thank all applicants for their interest however only those under consideration will be contacted.