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Senior Researcher, Executive Search

Remote, United States

Senior Researcher, Executive Search

  • Remote, United States
  • Full-time


Eventbrite’s goal of building the marketplace for live experiences relies on our foundation of world-class talent and unbeatable company culture. Hiring top talent in some of the most competitive markets globally is no easy task, but we have a creative and dedicated team who has helped Eventbrite scale to over 700 Britelings in 10 countries over the past 10 years.  We are looking for a Researcher to join the Executive Search team we are building. You will connect Eventbrite’s vision, mission and story with our product roadmap and growth strategy. You will build relationships with diverse industry leaders globally to fill positions at the Director level and above for all functions. You will play an instrumental role in bringing Eventbrite’s new Executive Search structure and processes to life while helping to elevate Eventbrite’s employment brand to a highly competitive level.   


Eventbrite Talent Acquisition strives to attract, source, and hire top talent, who in turn foster a diverse workplace and have rewarding careers. Our values are deeply rooted in our people first culture and creating delightful candidate and hiring manager experiences. We believe people are our greatest asset and the talent we attract drives the success of Eventbrite.   Our Talent Acquisition team is tight-knit, quick-moving, and fun-loving. We believe recruiting should be a company-wide effort and that hiring should be based on market intelligence, relationships and data/insights, not transactions. Each member of our team is invested in telling our company’s story, building our brand, and establishing new processes that challenge the traditional and often dated methods of recruiting.  


As a Senior Researcher, Executive Search, you will collaborate with the Executive Search Team, C-suite Executives, and their leadership teams to build search strategies and use industry relationships/events/other to source the most diverse leadership talent pool. You will be a true talent researcher and partner to all stakeholders, advising on how to identify leaders for Eventbrite that meet today and tomorrow’s business needs. You will ensure high touch, high engagement with all candidates from networking conversations to information gathering all the way through to onboarding. The Senior Researcher, Executive Search will focus on and fill leadership positions and occasionally use outside partnerships to attract the best talent. We’re looking for someone who is committed to consistently raising the bar for our Talent Acquisition team. You have a curious nature. You’re a pro at sourcing, assessing, and engaging candidates, not because you’re great at sales per se, but because you understand the business need, the candidate’s motivations, and can thoughtfully piece it together into a mutual win for the candidate and Eventbrite. 


  • Experienced: 3+ years hands-on experience in executive recruiting, business development, management consulting, or similar research function. Working knowledge of databases, research principles, and Boolean logic to create search strategies, map talent markets, and highlight industry trends.
  • Results Oriented: You are solution oriented. You will hold yourself accountable to get up to speed quickly on new searches, run a thorough search process, including leadership candidate research, outreach, engagement, evaluation, and presentation. The strong leadership team, bench and slate of prospects represent the impact of your work.
  • Creative: You regularly think outside the box and have an arsenal of ideas on how to best engage and bring together diverse leadership candidates, hiring managers, and the opportunity. We’re looking for resourceful individuals eager to try new things and take chances to adapt how Eventbrite’s Exec Search function operates. You have a strong commitment to learning.
  • Interpersonal communications skills: You have the ability to authentically listen and communicate in a way that demonstrates strong written and oral communication skills. You respectfully challenge assumptions to ensure a fair and equitable hiring process is completed, and the best leadership hire is made for the organization. 
  • Collaborative: You possess strong consultative skills and domain expertise to build productive partnerships with Executive Search colleagues, hiring executives, and stakeholders. Your progressive research methods are tailored to support the unique needs of each search via use of market intelligence and other data-based insights on the talent market/competitive landscape.
  • Flexible: You have the ability to thrive in a dynamic environment. You can pivot and acclimate, reprioritize, problem-solve, work well under pressure and embody grace under fire. And you do it all while juggling multiple searches.
  • Delightful: As an ambassador of Eventbrite, you are accountable for embodying the spirit of the company both internally and externally. You are an awesome teammate; always willing to share, support and partner with candidates, TA leadership, and hiring managers so that everyone learns and grows.


At Eventbrite, we strive to support our Britelings and their loved ones through different stages of life with robust and attractive benefits, financial and physical wellness options, and great perks.

In addition to offering a competitive salary and company stock, we have other great benefits available. In the Briteland, you’ll find great medical plans, fertility and adoption benefits, wellness reimbursement, generous parental leave, on-site services, and much more.

We care about your mental health and wellbeing

Our employees enjoy free coaching sessions with Modern Health. We also offer free therapy sessions with a psychologist. You’ll also have access to private medical insurance for you and your family, that includes dental care. And if you like sports, we have our wellness program to pay for your gym expenses.

Ongoing training and career development is an important part of our culture

We offer unlimited access to courses in Udemy, language exchange programs, internal training, Briteling talks, workshops and weekly sessions with our CEO

Work-life balance is extremely important to us

Our employees can choose what works best for them: work in one of our offices, be fully remote or the best of both worlds! We believe in a flexible working environment to allow Britelings to perform at their best ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have recently implemented Britebreak Fridays: all Britelings turn off their computers and take the first Friday of every month off to focus on their wellbeing.


Eventbrite is a global self-service ticketing and experience technology platform that serves a community of nearly one million event creators in over 180 countries. Since inception, Eventbrite has been at the center of the experience economy, transforming the way people organize and attend events. The Eventbrite platform provides an intuitive, secure, and reliable service that enables creators to plan and execute their live and online events, whether it's an annual culinary festival attracting thousands of foodies, a professional webinar, a weekly yoga workshop or a youth dance class. With over 300 million tickets distributed to more than 4 million experiences in 2019, Eventbrite is where people all over the world discover new things to do or new ways to do more of what they love.


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Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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Eventbrite believes that vaccines are one of the most powerful tools to fight COVID-19 and save lives. It aligns to our mission to bring the world back together through live experiences. Proof of completed COVID-19 vaccination will be required for all US applicants and employees to enter any Eventbrite office and/or interact in a physical setting with Eventbrite employees. Eventbrite will consider exceptions to this policy for medical or religious reasons on an individualized basis. 

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