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BlockFi Lending // cryptoasset-backed USD loans to cryptoasset owners
New York City    Posted: Thursday, February 11, 2021
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BlockFis mission is to provide liquidity, transparency & efficiency to digital financial markets by creating products that meet the needs of consumers & corporations across the globe. We build bridges between traditional finance & digital markets that enable growth for all participants. 

BlockFi is looking for a VP of Talent Acquisition to oversee a best in class recruiting organization & global talent acquisition strategy. We are a rapidly growing post series C fin-tech company with an increasingly global footprint. We are seeking a seasoned yet nimble talent acquisition leader to calibrate a global talent acquisition strategy & lead our high performing recruitment team, maximizing for top notch candidates & hiring team experience, long term hiring outcomes, & a strategy focused on diversity, equity, & inclusion in our hiring processes. 


  • Ensure consistency & a standard in excellence in end to end hiring practices organizationally
  • Maintain & calibrate a competitive market position as we rapidly scale
  • Collaborate across the People team to build & implement a strategy to improve the diversity in every stage of our pipelines
  • Oversee key talent acquisition metrics & adjust strategies accordingly
  • Maintain strong connectivity across the people team & cross-functionally to create a feedback loop into the hiring process, focused on long term recruitment outcomes
  • Provide strategic guidance on distinguishing a compelling employer brand thats attractive to a diverse pool of applicants
  • Oversee executive recruitment processes
  • Take pride in teaching & mentoring our existing team members, cultivating a team culture of ongoing learning, collaboration, & a drive for excellence

About You

  • 10+ years progressive Talent Acquisition experience. 
  • Experience with exponential growth
  • Startup experience required, ideally through multiple funding stages
  • Experience in finance & tech preferred
  • Experience leading a recruitment team responsible for sourcing in multiple markets
  • Experience in building an international talent strategy
  • Experience with executive recruiting

Why BlockFi?

BlockFi has experienced incredible growth since our launch in August 2017. From raising over $100MM in debt & equity capital to helping thousands of clients (and growing!) do more with their crypto assets, we have established a dominant position as the debt & credit crypto market leader in the U.S. As we expand our product suite & geographic footprint, our addressable market will grow exponentially.

BlockFi's leadership team has decades of experience in the traditional financial services & banking world, & we take a conservative approach to regulation that will position us well for sustainable long-term growth & expansion.

Our team is comprised of highly motivated professionals from diverse backgrounds. We are aiming to become the leading lender in crypto & are poised to redefine the global financial ecosystem for the better. In addition:

  • BlockFi is one of the first companies to ever offer crypto-backed loans & the only company whose founding team has an institutional understanding of the debt capital markets & regulatory landscape in the U.S.
  • $4.3MM of seed funding & $50MM in capital for funding loans
  • $100 MM of Series A, B, & C funding led by Valar Ventures with participation from Susquehanna, Winklevoss Capital, Fidelity, Galaxy Digital, Akuna Capital, & Morgan Creek
  • We are moving quickly & have already deployed substantial capital into the space, proving our ability to execute & capture customer demand

We Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Unlimited vacation / sick days
  • Employer paid health coverage (vision, dental, 401K)
  • Weekly lunch stipend
  • Work alongside an enthusiastic, collegial, & driven team in a highly meritocratic environment

To read more about our mission & values, check out our company website.

Above all, you should enjoy the journey. We, at BlockFi, genuinely like each other & enjoy the work we do - so should you!

Though we are operating fully remotely while we navigate the current public health climate, this role will ultimately be located in our downtown Manhattan office.

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