At NaturalMotion, we make games that wow people. We innovate to create experiences that previously were impossible and that would not exist without us. We take pride in making titles that reach a large audience and in creating communities that last. In 2018, NaturalMotion Studios were named one of the Best Places to Work in the UK games industry by gamesindustry.biz.

We are looking for a Senior Recruiter to serve as a true strategic partner for our two NaturalMotion Studios in the UK and our Zynga studio in Helsinki. In this role you will help build high performing teams, to fill out our ambitious roadmap. You will partner with Hiring Managers, Business Leaders and the People Ops team to find and attract the best talent.

Main Responsibilities:

  • In a full-cycle recruiting role, you will set and execute the talent sourcing strategy for multiple business units and functions, including Engineering, Art and Design
  • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with hiring managers and key internal stakeholders. Collaborate with hiring managers to understand their team’s talent needs
  • Work closely with other Recruiters to develop and run effective sourcing strategies geared towards attracting top technical talent
  • Drive and maintain a robust pipeline of passive talent for all Studio teams in a highly metrics driven organisation
  • Deliver a consistently best-in-class candidate experience, ensuring candidates are set-up for success
  • Act as a recruiting advisor to your key partners in the business
  • Work with the UR team on the hiring of interns into our annual program
  • Participate in Talent Acquisition team projects


  • Recruiting and sourcing experience in a search agency or in-house environment, ideally within digital, gaming or a similar industry
  • Experience partnering with senior level managers, interviewers and team members throughout the hiring process
  • Able to demonstrate a proactive ability to identify, map and engage with top talent to meet the demands of the business and to effectively develop a pipeline of future talent
  • Consultative and results orientated approach
  • Exceptional organisational skills, highly effective at time management and setting priorities
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and ever evolving environment
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, that allow for collaboration and influencing at all levels of the business
  • Knowledge of the gaming industry talent market and a passion for games is advantageous

What Do We Offer?

  • Competitive salary, discretionary annual bonus scheme and Zynga stock allowance
  • 25 days holiday, plus public holidays and Christmas shutdown
  • Private medical care and healthcare cash plan
  • Life insurance and critical illness insurance
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Discounted gym membership and free weekly yoga class
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free fruit, snacks & soft drinks provided daily, as well as free lunch on Fridays
  • Annual season ticket loan and cycle to work scheme
  • Summer and Christmas parties and Happy Hour every Friday

NaturalMotion is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, pregnancy, marital status or veteran status.

Careers region: NM - United Kingdom

Careers Category: People & Recruiting

Careers location: London, United Kingdom

Careers Type: Full-Time