Jessica Kassel

Recruiting Lead at Tome

Jessica Kassel has a diverse work experience in various roles within the recruiting and talent management field. Jessica currently holds the position of Recruiting Lead at Tome starting in May 2023. Prior to this, they worked at Instacart as a Senior Recruiter for Product, Design, and Creative from April 2020 to May 2023. In this role, they were responsible for full-cycle recruiting, developing hiring practices, and partnering with other team members to address large-scale headcount demands.

Before joining Instacart, Jessica was the Head of Talent at Heat within Deloitte Digital from June 2019 to April 2020. Jessica oversaw the talent management and recruitment process, acted as a liaison between Heat and Deloitte, and implemented initiatives to enhance employee engagement. Prior to this, they held the position of Lead Recruiter at Heat from August 2017 to April 2020, where they managed full-cycle recruiting, developed recruitment strategies, and built offices in New York and Chicago.

Earlier in their career, Jessica worked at Swirl as a Recruiter from May 2015 to July 2017. In this role, they were the sole recruiter responsible for attracting and hiring top talent in various fields agency-wide. Jessica implemented data collection and analysis to improve recruitment efficiency and developed surveys and reports for leadership. Before their recruiting role at Swirl, they worked in Account Management.

Jessica's earlier experience includes roles in Account Management at Young & Rubicam from July 2012 to March 2014, at Pedone from November 2011 to July 2012, and at Badger and Winters Group from June 2011 to October 2011.

Jessica Kassel attended the University of Colorado Boulder, where they earned a Bachelor's degree in Media Studies with a focus on Advertising. The specific start and end years for their education are not provided.


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  • Recruiting Lead

    May, 2023 - present

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