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Generalist Recruiter

We strive to simplify investing and empower financial independence for all. 

And, we’ve been growing like crazy. Join us on this amazing journey.

YieldStreet connects investors to investment opportunities in alternative asset classes like real estate and litigation finance. YieldStreet was built because our founders were frustrated by the lack of options regular investors had to participate in potentially higher return investment opportunities that also had low correlation to the stock market.  

We believe top-notch technology and data can help us build the world’s most robust alternative investment marketplace to connect investors with borrowers.  

About the role

We're looking for a mid-level generalist recruiter to join the team and help us double in size. This recruiter will play a critical role in hiring top talent at our fast growing fintech startup. If you have experience hiring candidates across departments and skill levels for a startup or agency, and if you're a highly motivated self-starter, you may be just who we're looking for. 

You're perfect for this role if you

  • Understand and have mastered full-cycle recruitment
  • Are a versatile self-starter
  • Operate with creativity, enthusiasm, meticulous attention to detail, and have exceptional interpersonal skills 

What you'll do

  • Be responsible for hiring employees across all departments
  • Develop, track, and report measurable recruiting metrics
  • Work with all department heads on monthly recruiting plans
  • Create and post all job descriptions
  • Vet all inbound applications across Jazz, AngelList, Linkedin, Website
  • Develop pool of candidates in advance of need
  • Coordinate and implement college / job fair recruiting initiatives
  • Conduct regular follow-up with managers to determine the effectiveness of recruiting plans and implementation

Required skills

  • 2+ years experience in recruiting
  • Training Management, Employment Law, Project Management,  Reporting Skills, Verbal Communication, Administrative Writing Skills
  • Interest in YieldStreet’s mission/working knowledge of investing and financial concepts
  • ‪Proven skills in problem-solving, organization, attention to detail and priority setting
  • ‪Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment


We offer an attractive market salary, stock option plan, health & dental benefits, life insurance, 401(k), paid vacation and holidays and that's before you even step in the office!

This is an opportunity to work with a group of diverse, smart, and friendly people from 8 different countries who speak a total of 17 different languages. Our team is comprised of successful entrepreneurs with combined exits of over $1B, and we get social with each other during happy hours in our work hard/play hard culture. Perhaps the best benefits are the tons of free snacks  (Goldfish and Granola are our favorites, but always taking suggestions) and a variety of top-tier scotch and whiskies at the company bar.

We're located in Midtown on 5th Ave and surrounded by plenty of culture with a vibrant dining and social scene. Our building is steps away from Rockefeller Center.

*** Please, no solicitors or recruiters. We're saving our dollars to pay the right candidate! 

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