D’you Know Juno? – Samantha Schiff

Posted on 03. Nov, 2016 by

s-schiff-interview_11-03-16Name: Samantha Schiff

Nickname: Schiffy

Position @ Juno: Talent Manager, Human Resources Division

If you weren’t a Recruiter, what would you be?  Celebrity Chef and Food Critic on the Food Network

Favorite thing about Philadelphia?  Restaurant week, being a Philadelphia sports fan and sitting outside of a restaurant in Rittenhouse Square with a cheese board and bottle of wine

Do you have any secret skills?  I’m a pretty good cook!

If you were a TV or movie character, who would you be?  Eliza Thornberry, so I can talk to animals

You get to pick one person, dead or alive, to have lunch with – who would it be? Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake

You are on death row – what is your last meal?  All you can eat crabs and fries from Chickie’s and Pete’s and a dirty martini

Favorite song of all time?  Missy Elliot, featuring Ludacris – Gossip Folks

Favorite movie of all time?  I have 5 favorites: Nightmare before Christmas, Edward Scissorhands, Beetlejuice, Hocus Pocus and She’s All That.

If you could live anywhere else, where would it be?  Napa Valley, CA

Where is the best cheesesteak in Philadelphia?  Steve’s Prince of Steaks

Favorite family tradition?  Spending summers at the beach

What is the best piece of advice you ever received?  Be so good they can’t ignore you   

Biggest Pet Peeve? Crumbs on the kitchen counter

Strangest recruiting/resume moment: I had to tell an HR Professional with over 10 years of experience that they spelled “human resources” incorrectly several times on their resume.