Head of Talent Acquisition

Job description

What is Taxfix?

Taxfix is a well-funded tech startup in the heart of Berlin. It is our mission to make tax declarations easy!

We believe that everybody, regardless of their income, deserves to get the maximum out of their tax returns. This is why we want to provide everyone with a personalized tax accountant at their fingertips. Today, Taxfix allows you to file taxes in 25 minutes, no tax knowledge required, no stress, and no forms. Our App offers a chat-like interface to guide you through the process and gives you the maximum return.

Our team has a proven record of creating products that help people improve their lives. We share a passion for product development and creating an outstanding user experience. We are a small international team of smart, passionate and hardworking people who value non-bureaucratic processes and open communication.

We are looking for a Head of Talent Acquisition who will help Taxfix to grow from 30 people to 100 and more, will set up a recruiting strategy, processes and build a kickass Talent Acquisition Team.

You will be

  • Setting up a recruiting plan and strategy working closely with the CEO/COO

  • Building a kickass Talent Acquisition Team

  • Coming up with innovative methods to get in touch with the best people to work for us

  • Creating a strong employer brand, driving employer branding concepts and projects

  • Developing and managing a full-cycle recruiting process for all level positions (from a detailed job briefing to contract signature)

  • Building up steady pipeline of suitable candidates using all possible channels (including direct search and agency management)

  • Visit recruiting and employer branding fairs/networking events

  • Doing strong stakeholder management with hiring managers

You are

  • Passionate about people and finding the best future Taxfix employees

  • Be strategic and foresight on making the right recruiting decisions

  • Driven and motivated to make a difference

  • Always look for new ways to grow, learn and innovate

  • Structured in the way you work

Why Taxfix?

  • You will be a substantial factor for the company success.

  • You will work closely with the founders on a strategic level

  • You will redefine the way people handle their taxes and revolutionize a huge industry

  • A competitive salary and stock options.

  • Flexible working hours and a great office location in Berlin (Prenzlauer Berg).

  • Mac / Apple hardware and standing desks.

  • Regular company events

  • A strong support for your personal growth and development

If you feel excited about the idea of being part of Taxfix, we are looking forward to receiving your application.


You are the right fit for the team if:


  • 3+ years experience in Recruiting, preferably in high-growth startup

  • Master's degree in Business or (Organisational) Psychology or similar (focus on Human Resources is a plus)

  • Excellent business English skills

  • Deep knowledge in sourcing, interviewing and project management

  • International work experience in Recruiting

  • Experience in using applicant tracking systems

  • Sense of urgency