Leader of Talent Identification Area

talent identification
candidate assessment
meaningful work
Bratislava or also remote (online)
Start date
ASAP (by agreement)
Type of job offer
Full-time permanent employment
Monthly salary
This can be full-time or part-time role, compensation is starting from 1750 euro gross for the full-time, depending on the qualification and track record of final candidate.
from 1750 €

Job description

As a Talent Identification Area Leader you will lead a small team, mainly responsible for applying and improving our unique talent assessment methodology developed from research in various fields of psychology and other social sciences. Together with your team and external experts, you will be designing and implementing proactive and innovative methods to assess and select talented candidates on various criteria pertaining to our values; creating feedback loop to further develop our methodology. Finally, you will provide support to various program teams and team members in the area of talent identification and selection. 

Your main tasks will include:

  • Leading the team of internal and external experts 

  • Managing the application of talent assessment methodology, incl. coordination of talent selection to different LEAF programs 

  • Continuously improving the talent assessment criteria and methodology, in part through systematic feedback loop process of selected program participants 

  • Assessing / screening applicant’s competencies against agreed requirements by using appropriate methods and providing recommendations on candidate selection to the program leaders 

  • Coordinating and in the future possibly building capabilities of the team of talent selection specialists or other colleagues, involved in talent selection 

  • Budgeting and other administrative tasks that are part of the role 

  • Other tasks connected to the role

Who are we looking for

  • Relevant education and work / life experience (3 years minimum) in performance management, employee evaluation, employee selection as internal HR or HR assessment/consulting company experience 

  • Experience in leading people and project management 

  • Basic familiarity with different types of assessment tools, both online and in person, as well as assessment/psychometric methodology is preferred. 

  • Good organization, communication, and interpersonal skills 

  • Strong-hands-on attitude, self-motivated and result-oriented

  • Judgment / ability to assess the potential of an individual (e.g., character, leadership) 

  • Passion for the LEAF mission, passion for the role / challenges listed above and alignment with LEAF values 

  • Professional working proficiency in English language 

Why should you choose us

f you are looking for an opportunity to follow your personal mission and contribute with your unique talent to a better life in Slovakia, LEAF may be the place for you.

We can offer you:

  • Meaningful impact: We aspire to support the development of talented young people who have the potential to be change-makers in society by building a boarding school, creating online and offline educational programs and providing opportunities for mentoring and volunteering.

  • Professional team environment: You will become part of a diverse and supportive team that strives to be at the forefront of 21st Century Education.

  • Opportunity to learn and contribute with your ideas: We are an entrepreneurial organization. On-the-job learning and personal development here is inevitable. You have a chance to bring and implement new ideas.

Language proficiency

  • - English - B2 - upper intermediate

Additional information

The selection process will include interviews with various team members and assignment. We take hiring very seriously and want to make as sure as possible that new members of our team will not only be excellent at what they do, but also passionate for both the role and LEAF mission and thriving in our culture - the side effect being that hiring process can take longer in some cases.


  • Professional

About organization

Chceme aby bolo Slovensko vždy miestom pre kvalitný a spokojný život. Veríme, že v súčasnom svete môže byť Slovensko ekonomicky silnou krajinou s úspešnými firmami, ktoré obstoja aj v globálnej konkur..