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Lead University Relations & Campus Recruiting

Berlin · People

It's such an exciting time to join SumUp. As part of the global People team, you'll help us build one of the best companies to work for in the world. Meanwhile, as the next member of our Talent Acquisition team, you should know we take recruiting seriously here. Our sourcing processes are smart, and our hiring managers collaborate with us to find the very best candidates.

We’re looking for a University Recruiter and Events Lead to take charge of SumUp’s university relations and campus recruiting efforts. Your goal will be to make SumUp the employer of choice for our target audience.

What you’ll do

  • Identify the schools and student associations with whom we should partner, and devise partnership plans that take into account their individual needs

  • Lead our campus recruiting efforts, from strategy set-up to execution plan and KPI monitoring

  • Organise and deliver a broad range of events, both on- and off-campus, to generate awareness of SumUp, and also increase consideration and preference rates among students

  • Manage relations with multiple stakeholders both externally (schools, student associations, suppliers) and internally (Employer Branding, Marketing, Employee Experience, client areas)

  • Generate a pipeline for interns and junior positions in all areas of the company in Europe: from mapping and attracting applicants to introducing them to hiring managers and ensuring that candidates have an awesome experience with us 

  • Manage our annual budget for Europe

You'll be great for this position if

  • Delivering flawless events makes you over-the-moon-excited. You're great at event management and people know it.

  • You often hear feedback like "I get excited about your company just because of how you talk about it."

  • Large audiences motivate you.

  • You're willing to travel across Europe and Brazil.

  • You're comfortable working flexible hours and are excited to attend the events you put together.

  • You're fluent in English; fluent German is a plus.

  • You have strong knowledge of recruitment marketing, and you know how to measure the effectiveness of campus recruitment projects.

  • (Preferred) You’ve run large-scale recruitment initiatives, such as internship/trainee programmes, with autonomy.

Why you should join SumUp 

  • You’ll be part of a company that lives and breathes to empower small merchants around the world.

  • You’ll join a truly global team.

  • You’ll have full autonomy to propose, lead and implement changes that will up our game.

  • You’ll be based in a modern office in the heart of Berlin, close to Alexanderplatz station, shops and restaurants.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love.

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.