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Sourcing Lead

Reston | Virginia | United States

As a Sourcing Lead you will be part of the Appian’s sourcing team who profile, identify, attract and assess passive prospects through a highly engaged approach. Connecting with talent in this competitive market is tough, and we need a passionate, creative, and deeply thoughtful Sourcing Lead to help us engage with passive candidates. As a Sourcing Lead you go above and beyond to ensure every potential candidate feels inspired.  Sourcing is our secret weapon and we are looking for an individual who is inquisitive, creative and excited about connecting people with opportunities.


  • Work in partnership with the Talent Acquisition Leadership Team to align resources and campaigns that directly impact our hiring plan
  • Proactively build talent pipelines through referral generation, online sourcing, events and sourcing campaigns
  • Continually evaluate sourcing approaches and tools to ensure we are staying on the cutting edge and engaging with candidates where they network
  • Stay abreast of tech trends and news to be our competitive intelligence authority
  • Manage our talent communities through a CRM to lead data driven conversations with recruiters and hiring managers
  • Use the Appian Employment Brand to craft flexible, targeted marketing messaging while still staying true to Appian’s culture


  • Humble attitude with a willingness to shift from high-level strategic thinking to stepping in and helping to drive implementation alongside your team
  • 5+ years of technical sourcing or recruiting experience
  • A strong passion for technology and solid industry knowledge to understand relevant skills and companies
  • You have experience creating compelling content, strategically plan and execute impactful events and manage regular sourcing campaigns
  • You are positive by default and excel in finding creative solutions to challenging scenarios

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