Talent Acquisition Specialist

  • Full-time

Company Description

Light & Wonder is the global leader in cross-platform games and entertainment. The company brings together 5,000 employees from six continents to connect content between land-based and digital channels with unmatched technology and distribution. Guided by a culture that values daring teamwork and creativity, Light & Wonder builds new worlds of play, developing game experiences loved by players around the globe. The company’s OpenGaming(tm) platform powers the largest digital-gaming network in the industry. Light & Wonder is committed to the highest standards of integrity, from promoting player responsibility to implementing sustainable practices. To learn more, visit lnw.com. 

Job Description

We are looking for a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our team! This role joins an expanding talent acquisition team in Greece and focusses on sourcing technical resource for our Athens office working alongside a team of globally dispersed Talent Acquisition professionals in other regions. The team works to SLA's around quality, speed and number of hires for the business strategic needs. You will be passionate about talent acquisition and pull on previous experience to provide input into strategic direction. As a business we operate quite a flat structure so you must be comfortable communicating with the Executive leadership team and levels below and also be involved in senior level hires and other recruitment as and when required.

You will be responsible for:

  • Understanding business vacancy requirements
  • Coordinate with hiring managers to identify staffing needs
  • Source potential candidates through online channels (e.g. social platforms and professional networks)
  • Plan interview and selection procedures, including screening calls, assessments and in-person interviews as well as communicating job offers
  • Establishing relationships with outside sources such as ad agencies, placement firms, headhunters, etc. and ensures a reliable pipeline of qualified candidates is maintained. 
  • Ensuring an excellent candidate journey and experience.


  • Strong background in Talent Acquisition
  • Familiarity with social media, resume databases and professional networks
  • Knowledge of Applicant Tracking Systems (ATSs)
  • A keen understanding of the differences between various roles within organizations
  • You will thrive in a fast paced, driven and demanding organization
  • You will be an excellent communicator externally and internally
  • Work collaboratively with HR and Finance teams across the globe
  • You will have a passion for continuous improvement to ensure the team build a reputation for being a best practice shared service that provides a platform for future growth.

Additional Information

Why would you enjoy working with us at Light & Wonder?

  • Competitive benefits, an open and supportive environment as well as a modern and exciting workplace.

  • The opportunity to interact with global teams on a regular basis and the possibility to switch teams and projects as you and our business continues to develop and grow.

  • Exciting projects with opportunities for creating positive change to our game engineering ecosystem.

And if that is not enough; you will get to enjoy a stunning work location and flexible working whilst we provide you with the guidance and development skills you need to progress quickly and enhance your career.


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