Sjamilla van der Tooren

Sjamilla van der Tooren

I’m what you might call a self-taught sourcer. I started my career in recruitment in 2015 when I joined an agency. Actively approaching was new to them and also pretty new to me. So I started reading every blog I could find and by trial and error I can say I got fairly good at it. I also discovered there was a great network of smart sourcers out there sharing tips, good reads and tools. Throughout the years I developed my own sourcing style and I keep trying out new and different ways to find good people and most importantly engage with them. After the agency, I joined Blendle and I’m currently working at Poki, scaling their tech team.