Prospective Candidate Research Strategist

Are you interested in working on the WebFX Operations team? Then we're interested in you! Check out this page to learn more about being a Prospective Candidate Research Strategist.

The position at a glance:

  • Location: Harrisburg
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $36k to $40k (potentially higher based on work experience)

If you think you're a good fit, fill out an application form below!

What We're Looking For

Desired Education

Bachelor's Degree in Business, HR, PR, Communications, or related major (GPA above a 3.4)

General Knowledge

  • General HR/Talent Acquisition/Recruiting experience
  • General knowledge of current HR compliance/legality standards
  • General knowledge and/or experience utilizing job search engines


Minimum of 1 year experience in a Talent Acquisition, Recruiting, or Human Resources role


  • Capable of working concurrently on several projects
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time/project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to make decisions based on data
  • Passion for research and deep-diving into recruiting tactics

What You'll Do


  • Implement creative recruiting strategies designed to attract talented applicants
  • Partner with WebFX management to set recruiting goals
  • Monitor and analyze Prospective Candidate Research analytics and relevant data
  • Develop and improve a hiring/onboarding process including recruiting, candidate research, pipeline building, etc
  • Champion the culture of WebFX to others

Percentage Breakdown

  • 5% Other duties as assigned
  • 10% posting to and maintaining job boards
  • 10% maintaining contact with local organizations, colleges and universities for recruiting pipeline purposes
  • 10% analyzing recruiting reports and analytics
  • 20% building and implementing recruiting strategies
  • 45% recruiting outreach and building candidate pipeline
  • Note: The Prospective Candidate Research Strategist is not directly candidate facing for the first 12-18 months


  • Our “Bootcamp” training program will be provided for new WebFX “family members”.
  • On-site, state of the art training amenities to facilitate departmental trainings, trend watch reports, and monthly Lunch-and-Learns

What You'll Get

Opportunities for Growth

WebFX grew 250%+ over the past 3 years, and merit-based promotional opportunities are abundant for new family members who meet or exceed position performance metrics.


$36k to $40k (potentially higher based on work experience)

  • GPA 3.8+ : add up to $3k to high range
  • Elite college or university & graduation with high honors: Add up to $3.5k-$5k to high range
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Pet Friendly Office
  • Profit Sharing
  • Little Amps Coffee & Tea Bar
  • Yoga
  • On-site Fitness Center
  • 150% Company Match Of Personal Charity Donations
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • IRA With Company Matching
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • FXLearns Library
  • Activity Groups
  • Humanitarian Trips
  • Health/Vision/Dental Coverage
  • New Parent Support
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Home Buyer Program
  • Personal Desk Fund
  • Green Commute Benefits
  • Pawternity Leave

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