Our active sourcing tool

Address candidates directly in the largest talent pool in the German-speaking region

Get in touch with interesting talents in the XING jobs network using the XING TalentManager!

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Why active sourcing?

Active sourcing allows companies to approach highly qualified talents directly and inspire them to apply for their open positions. Instead of passively waiting for applications, active sourcing stands for proactive action, allowing you to identify and address the right talents.  

This not only shortens the time it takes to fill vacancies but also improves the quality of employees hired. In a competitive job market, active sourcing is key to securing the most suitable candidates for your company. 


Three reasons to use a professional tool for active sourcing:

Search and find among 22 million members

With XING TalentManager, you have access to the jobs network in the German-speaking region, with more than 22 million interesting talents and an above-average response rate to your enquiries.

Smart support in your search

Precise search filters, Boolean search operators and automatic candidate suggestions. XING TalentManager makes it easier than ever to identify the right profiles for your vacancy.

The direct approach made easy

Our AI-based smart messaging allows you to quickly formulate individual messages. You can also reach talents outside the network using e-mail and push notifications.

Why our active sourcing solution on XING is worthwhile:

22 million

members are available on XING and you get exclusive access to this talent pool¹

50 %

response rate to recruiter letters on XING, which has increased by 50% year-on-year¹


new members join XING every day¹

50 %

of candidates prefer to be approached by companies than to look for a job themselves²

XING TalentManager

With the XING TalentManager, you can now easily search for and find your ideal candidate. Benefit from these advantages:

  • Access to more than 22 million XING members
  • AI support for efficient contact and messaging
  • Smart search filters and automatic profile suggestions
  • Easily manage exciting profiles in our intuitive interface
Discover XING TalentManager
XING TalentManager offers access to an extensive database of over 22 million talents who are mostly located in the DACH region. Thissimplifiesactive recruitment considerably and allows a more targeted search for specific profiles through the use of various filters.

Stela Lukenic, Orianda Solutions AG - a valantic company
SAP Recruiting

With XING TalentManager, we have the perfect tool for our active sourcing activities. Thanks to a variety of filters, we can easily refine the search for candidates and then directly contact the suitable talents.

Veronika Gersdorf, Holmes Place
Recruiting & Employer Branding Specialist

Like the idea of active sourcing but don't have the time?

Our XING TalentService takes care of the talent search and, if requested, the talent approach for you! Depending on the package, you’ll receive:

  • A list of suitable, willing and pre-qualified talents for your open position in record time
  • An attractive fixed price and delivery guarantee for your project, from the moment of commissioning
  • Maximum transparency on the status of your talent search thanks to regular reports

Recruit your dream talents together with the experts from XING TalentService!

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Looking for a complete bundle?

With XING 360 and XING 360+, you get all our recruiting solutions in an attractive bundle: from employer branding to job advertisements and active sourcing. You’ll have the right tool to tackle every recruiting challenge.

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¹ XING, internal data, 2024
² Monster, Study Social Recruiting and Active Recruiting, 2019