Midealab: Head of Recruitment - Lviv / Ukraine

Midealab connects the best developers from Ukraine with interesting European growth companies. We have a history of innovating and building our own startups and since 2015 we’ve had our own developer studio in Lviv. With today’s developer shortage in Europe, we support companies by recruiting, hosting and taking great care of talented developers for them at our office in Ukraine. With offices in Finland, Estonia and Ukraine we have an interesting opportunity to provide valuable services for different types of companies across Europe.


With an increasing demand for remote developers we are looking for a Head of Recruitment. We are looking for a business-minded recruitment professional to join our studio in Lviv. Your job will be to help European startups find great development talent to join their teams. You will be working together with companies across all stages of recruiting and building great development teams for them. You will work closely with our Head of Studio, Managing Partner and other recruiters.

Your role will consist of:

  • You will develop our recruitment process and flow to maximize efficiency
  • You will be hands on with recruiting; creating job posts, screening and interviewing candidates
  • You will communicate with our clients to understand what they are looking for and bring that knowledge to recruiting
  • In some cases you will be the first point of contact for our clients
  • Eventually you will build your own team of recruiters and manage them

An ideal candidate has:

  • Good level of written and spoken English
  • You’re used to communicating with clients and you’re sales oriented
  • Has min. 3 years previous experience from IT recruitment or similar work
  • Some experience in managing other team members
  • Is willing to learn, develop and grow with the position
  • Strong interest working with technology companies
  • The right attitude to make things happen
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to adapt to changing situations

Why you should join us & what we offer:

  • We offer you a rewarding environment to develop yourself
  • Freedom to choose and set up working tools and processes
  • Have flexible working hours with the option to also work remotely
  • Work in a young, highly qualified, international team passionate about startups
  • A competitive salary with bonuses
  • A cool office right in the heart of Lviv, with the chance to travel to Finland from time to time

Please apply to this job by sending your CV or intro in English to our Managing Partner Juho Oranen juho@midealab.co