DreamBuilder: Research Assistant

2020-11-12 remotive.io
Multiple locations
Avra Talent
Job title: Research Assistant / Recruiting Coordinator
Location: remote (North America time-zone)
Compensation: $30-40/hr
Employment: part-time, 1099
—————————Put your research chops, constant-curiosity and interest in new technologies to work as a research assistant—working directly with the CEO of a fast-growing company. Perfect for someone who is excited by the future of work and looking for a part-time opportunity with lots of autonomy.
Our Mission: DreamBuilder is a premier platform for the trading and management of residential mortgages from institutional banks to smaller buyers committed to developing win/win solutions with borrowers http://www.dreambuilder.net/aboutus.htmlWhy this role exists: DBI deploys an on demand services model that leverages strategic partnerships with vertical talent platforms to fill its team requirements. This role will report to and work in collaboration with the CEO to find and evaluate potential talent platforms based on the company's services needs.
What's in it for me? If you love research, working directly with the CEO and lots of autonomy - this role could be a great fit for you. There is opportunity for growth and you can apply your existing skill set in a new way that is very aligned with what (we think) the future of work will be
Required experience:

Minimum of 5 years professional experience, specifically with experience in research and recruiting
Experience working for/with C-level executives


You will find viable talent platforms based on specific preferences and role requirements
You will manage the pipeline of potential platforms, from initial evaluation to successful engagement and onboarding of the “winning” platform
You will craft metrics to track your success and successful engagements of X platforms/month and filling X roles/month
You will assist in the systemization of the talent platform pipeline with the goal being minimal need for CEO's time and energy (e.g. how do we get this on autopilot)
You will create easy-to-digest overviews of the top choices, being careful to explain why and approach your process from both a data and culture perspective
You will keep up-to-date with the landscape of on-demand/fractional B2B services providers—always keeping an eye out for a new product or service that could be evaluated

Core competencies / hard skills:

You are an excellent researcher, with the right instructions there is nothing you can't uncover
You have strong written and verbal communication skills
You are systems-orientated and data-driven
You can consolidate disparate information into easy-to-digest formats and communicate the pros and cons both verbally and in writing
You have a project manager mindset and can take an ambiguous request, think through the necessary steps-then decide whether there is enough information to execute or if you need to clarify with stakeholders
You are proactive, scanning for potential problems/roadblocks before they appear and aren't afraid to speak up/challenge the status quo

Soft skills:

Comfort with fast-paced environment and the ability to execute based on verbal direction
Adaptable + enjoys learning new systems, process, and applications
Even-keeled and agreeable but not a push-over
High emotional intelligence
Comfortable with ambiguity