Sarah Jane graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Strategic Communication from Miami University of Ohio. Upon graduation, she began her recruiting career in the staffing industry where she worked as a technical recruiter.
Her passion for recruiting led her to work for a global IT consulting organization where she was the National Corporate Recruiting Lead for the Digital Transformation Practice. Sarah came to Smartbridge in the Summer of 2018 after being drawn to company culture, and the value they place on their employees.
What is something that impresses you in a candidate?
When a candidate is passionate while talking about his/her experience, the contributions made to a project or the impact that had on a business. As an organization, you can provide training on a variety of different skills, ambition isn’t one of them.
What do you like to do in your free time?
I enjoy spending my free time with friends and family, and I love traveling and golfing with my husband.
Why do you enjoy working at Smartbridge?
What drew me to Smartbridge was the value they place on their employees. When you join the company, you get a seat at the table. Not only with upper-level management, but the CEO as well.
How would you describe the employees at your company?
Talented, driven, dedicated, innovative and ambitious.
Do you have a favorite TV show or movie?
I can’t narrow it down to just one movie, so my top three are: Mystic Pizza, Big Fish & The Holiday
What’s your favorite quote?
Feed the Eagles, starve the turkeys.