Human Capital Management, Experienced Hire Recruiting, Engineering - Shanghai

Location(s) CN-Shanghai
Job ID
Schedule Type
Full Time
Vice President
Human Resources
Asia Except Japan
Human Capital Management
Business Unit
Business Services
Employment Type



Are you an experienced, enthusiastic recruiter with a proven track record, seeking to expand your skillset in a world-class firm? Are you passionate about identifying talent, building and driving innovative strategies, and developing and maintaining strong client relationships? We’re looking for a Vice President to join our Experienced Hire Recruiting Team in China and use their skills and market knowledge to bring the best professionals into the firm.



Human Capital Management (HCM) recruits, develops and rewards the people of Goldman Sachs.  Our teams design and implement strategies, processes and technologies that help them advance professionally, drive productivity and help the firm and our clients achieve superior results.  We look for individuals with strong problem solving and analytical skills, innovative thinking and intellectual curiosity who want to make an impact on the success of the firm’s most valuable asset, its people. 


The Experienced Hire Recruiting team determines hiring needs, creates sourcing strategy and manages full life cycle recruiting.  We drive initiatives for creative sourcing strategies to ensure Goldman Sachs has a diverse recruitment pipeline.  We present clients with thoughtful options based on intimate knowledge of the business, drive recruiting events and build and maintain strong relationship with various organizations and diversity groups to assist in non-traditional recruiting venues.  We network internally and externally to develop and maintain candidate pipelines and partner with search firms to maximize their service to the GS account



  • Take ownership of divisional recruiting and independently manage all aspects of sourcing, budget and recruiting strategy for multiple divisions in China, predominantly Engineering.
  • Flexible to support Campus events and be part of our campus strategy
  • Build close relationships with key stakeholders in the business in order to anticipate hiring needs, advise on market conditions and identify objectives
  • Actively source and engage candidates up to the most senior levels
  • Manage, monitor and review performance of vendors on Preferred Supplier’s List
  • Provide management reports and analysis to divisional management
  • Initiate and drive a broad range of projects within the talent space
  • Take ownership of the diversity recruiting agenda for your assigned divisions
  • Oversee a team of sourcers and coordinators
  • Take a leadership role within the Recruiting team, and potentially manage one or more junior recruiters
  • Work with the wider Experienced Hire Recruiting Team to develop and execute the Firmwide recruitment strategy


  • At least eight years of recruiting/search experience in fast-paced, dynamic organizations
  • Expertise within Investment Banking ideally with Exposure to engineering / technology landscape
  • Proven track record in full-cycle recruitment of Managing Director-level candidates
  • Experience recruiting across multiple jurisdictions in Asia (preferred but not essential)
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English; other Asian languages advantageous but not essential
  • Strong client focus, service orientation, and relationship building skills
  • Ability to manage external vendors
  • Ability to work in a high-volume environment, and execute without error across a wide range of competing demands
  • Knowledge of or experience in Campus recruting a benefit 
  • Credibility to influence at the highest level within the division and firm
  • Management experience (strongly preferred but not essential)
  • Native Mandarin language required 
  • Bachelor’s degree



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