Junior Recruiter / Research Intern for Financial Services, STEM, Digital Assets / Blockchain, Engineering

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Job Identification Number: 224

Location: New York, NY

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Category: Financial Services

Qualified candidates, please attach resume when applying.


Rockwood Search is seeking a current college student (internship) or recent graduate (full time), to join their team as a Junior Recruiter. The ideal candidate would be extremely outgoing, driven, and detail-oriented. Amazing opportunity to learn the ins-and-outs of recruiting while developing fundamental business skills, including the opportunity to actively engage, and build relationships with clients in a variety of high-level industries.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Source candidates that can fill needs across Financial Services (Front to Back Office); Blockchain; STEM and Engineering (Environmental, Civil and Geotechnical)

  • Search for potential candidates by utilizing multiple online resources, including social media networking  (i.e. LinkedIn)

  • Interview and evaluate candidates to gauge skillset and experience, and interest in current & future job opportunities

  • Prep candidates before interviews with clients; keep candidates up-to-date and informed on their candidacy  

  • Publish job ads on career pages and job boards (ZipRecruiter, Indeed, LinkedIn); screen candidate applications

  • Research innovative recruiting strategies and trends, or new resources for sourcing potential talent

  • Utilize inter-personal and communication skills to create talent pipeline, and maintain positive relationships with candidates & clients for future opportunities


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or a Master’s Degree

  • Excellent communication and relationship-building skills

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills; ability to multi-task

Qualified candidates should send resumes to ws@rockwood-search.com.  Please put your Name and “Junior Recruiter/Research Intern” in the subject line and a resume in word or PDF document form must be attached to be considered as well as a link to your LinkedIn profile. Also include any other information about yourself that would make you successful as a researcher or junior recruiter.