Talent Acquisition Intern

The Shortcut Helsinki Internship
Salary Unpaid
Are you a bit mad, very driven, and excited about building new things? Look no further! The Shortcut is seeking a talented Recruitment Intern to join our team! The Shortcut is a talent accelerator, helping people to enter the tech world by either creating a startup or joining one. We're a community-driven non-profit and a sister organization to Slush, Maria01 and Junction. We empower our community through events, workshops and trainings to explore ideas and develop skills needed in startups.

The general scope of your responsibility will consist of:

  • Overseeing and managing recruitment processes for various positions within The Shortcut

  • communicating with candidates throughout the recruitment process

  • Screening candidate CVs & resumes

  • Coordinating and conducting candidate interviews

  • Improving and building upon existing recruitment processes within The Shortcut


You are:

  • Energized and driven by subjects such as talent development, diversity in tech and the Shortcut mission

  • Ambitious, willing to grow as a recruiter, and seeking to demonstrate your abilities

  • Passionate about talent acquisition

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills: you make a good impression, and can get along with different kinds of people

  • Structured and organized, you have a method to your madness

  • Able to respond to challenges by generating results, getting feedback, and improving based on that feedback


We offer:

  • Platform to showcase your ability and increase your employability

  • Hands-on experience on recruitment in the biggest startup ecosystem in the Nordics

  • Access to networking opportunities

  • Working with a diverse community of driven, likeminded doers


Please send us a letter of motivation describing what interests you about the position and The Shortcut, as well as your CV via The Hub so we can get to know you better. In the meanwhile, should you have any questions, contact David on our HR & People Operations team.


Accepting applications until November 18th

For more information or questions please contact us at david.lampert@theshortcut.org

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

Working at
The Shortcut

Diversity as an engine for growth. Our mission is to inspire and empower people from diverse backgrounds to take an active role in (re)building their future, using technology and entrepreneurship. We work towards lowering the barrier of participation for more people to join the startup community and optimising under-utilised skills.Together with our partners, The Shortcut provides inspiration, networks, knowledge and skills to enable new talent and new start-ups.

Read more about The Shortcut

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