Chief Operating Officer, Recruit Rooster by DirectEmployers
Heather Hoffman is the Chief Operating Officer at Recruit Rooster, a wholly owned subsidiary of DirectEmployers Association. With enthusiasm, honesty and 10+ years of experience in talent acquisition, Heather leads the Recruit Rooster team comprised of creatives, recruiters, data analysts and marketers aimed at helping employers establish a prominent web presence to appeal to targeted and specialized job seekers. Through innovative technology, engaging video and real-life photos, the recruitment marketing and creative solutions help DirectEmployers 900 Members further establish and expand their recruitment marketing efforts.
As a former business owner, Heather prides herself on her exceptional listening skills, taking the feedback she receives and translating it into additional features and actionable opportunities for the Recruit Rooster team. Prior to her role at Recruit Rooster, Heather was the VP of Digital Strategy at DirectEmployers Association. Hoffman’s previous talent acquisition experience includes in-depth experiences revolved around entrepreneurship, direct and temporary placement. Before her employment at DirectEmployers, Heather’s accomplishments range from building a successful small business model to managing multiple branches, sales teams, recruiters, and responding to the needs of 300+ clients within various industries such as light industrial, manufacturing, clerical, professional, and IT. With varying work experience, her career path has equipped her to understand the challenges employers face and provide better solutions to assist with online recruitment and talent acquisition obstacles.
Heather is passionate about helping employers create a recruitment marketing strategy that illustrates their brand and helps attract the right candidates for the job. She is dedicated to continuing to provide the superior customer services, product quality and creative innovation that DirectEmployers is known for. Heather holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Consumer and Family Sciences from Purdue University. Outside of the office, Heather can be found spending time with her family, which include her husband, son, and daughter.