ABOUT ASTROLABS 🚀 At AstroLabs our purpose is to create a thriving digital and technology ecosystem in the MENA region
AstroLabs is a technology ecosystem builder that enables the growth of talent, companies, and innovation capabilities on a regional level. With 10 years of active building in MENA and a vibrant community across 3 coworking spaces in the UAE & KSA, AstroLabs is MENA’s trusted partner in solving the innovation challenges of tomorrow by navigating the technology landscapes of today.
Partnering with key industry shapers including governmental entities, corporates, and the entrepreneurial ecosystem, AstroLabs designs and facilitates digital transformations through business setup and market entry operations, effective upskilling programs for emerging & established teams, as well as a value-focused talent recruitment practice.
We are ambitious, we take ownership, and are committed to excellence.
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ABOUT THE ROLE
AstroLabs Talent is a full-suite solution for recruiting and upskilling digital teams. Our specialized talent team has placed superstar talent in roles spanning from performance marketing to data science. We have ambitious growth plans and we're looking for the right people to join us and make it happen! This is your chance to be part of building the future of our region.
Joining AstroLabs Talent means joining an exceptional team that's passionate about your personal and professional growth. You can expect to learn something around the clock and you'll be pushed to become a better version of yourself, every day!
It's also a unique opportunity to work with and learn from some of the most exciting founders, startups, and corporates building digital teams.
Your goal will be to build and grow relationships with key clients, gather insights on their hiring plans, and assist the Business Development Director and Talent Practice Manager in delivery.
These are some of the responsibilities to make that happen:
Manage multiple clients at the same time, ensuring all clients have an exceptional customer experience
Collaborate with key decision makers to identify opportunities and develop ideas that deliver sales results
Uncover and understand a company’s recruitment needs
Communicate clearly and persuasively the advantages and benefits of AstroLabs Talent, adjusting the sales pitch to meet the specific needs of each client
Organize regular client meetings to ensure excellent customer service
Communicate with clients and set expectations, timelines, and deadlines for the recruitment process
Meet with clients to discuss goals, progress, and outcomes
Coordinate with the TA team and clients to meet milestones
Maintain a clean and up-to-date CRM system and dashboard, ensuring key data points are captured to improve accurate reporting
Attend networking events
Maintain value-add partnerships
1+ years of experience in account or client management in the Saudi market, ideally within a tech/SaaS startup
Excellent discovery skills that allow you to ask the right question and learn about the client's pain points and needs
Excellent interpersonal skills, a natural “people person” with drive, enthusiasm, and a serious “make it happen” attitude. You are able to build relationships and network seamlessly
You are highly organised
Demonstrate integrity, dependability, ownership, accountability, self-awareness, work ethic, and empathy
Fluent in both Arabic and English
Previous experience in recruitment is a major plus
WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?
You will join an outcome-oriented team where you can apply your expertise to deliver results
You will have full autonomy to implement your ideas (actually that’s the main thing we will ask for) to improve our account management experience
You will get a serious opportunity to grow. We are growing at pace and want our team to grow with us. You will build your personal development plan and have full support in progressing in your career in this job and all the ones that follow!