Junior Recruiter - Middle East & Africa - Arabic speaker

  • Location:
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Area of Interest
    Human Resources
  • Job Type
    New Graduate
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

We are looking for an enthusiastic Junior Recruiter to support  the hiring of eary-in-career talent for Middle East & Africa Region. You will be be part of our EMEAR Emerging Talent Recruitment team. 

What you'll do 

·       Posting job vacancies on various job boards and social media channels  

·       Sorting and screening candidate resumes 

·       Scheduling phone or in-person interviews 

·       Addressing candidate queries and assisting them with the interview process 

·       Sending out acceptance or rejection emails to candidates 

·       Using recruiting software to manage candidate applications and other recruitment activities 

·       Maintaining and updating candidate database 

·       Ensuring a positive candidate experience

·       Identify & search for qualified candidates using various sourcing techniques (for example Boolean searches etc.)

·       Develop talent pipelines for future hiring needs


  • Interest in early-in-career recruitment
  • Experience in hiring in Middle East and Africa
  • Fluent in English and Arabic
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Good time management and organizational skills 
  • Excellent networking and presentation skills 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools 
  • A team player as well as able to work independently 
  • Ability to offer enhanced candidate experience

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their own talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

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