Talent Acquisition Partners

Posted 16 December 2021
Up to £70000.00 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBusiness Support

Job description

Talent Acquisition Partner - IT/Technology Software

About Us
Our client's Talent Acquisition team plays a key part in influencing the future of the company, by acquiring the best global talents to support its ambitions to enter new fields and develop a new generation of high-performing technology products with increasing intelligence.

We are in a race to develop patentable technologies which will power our future products and we are looking for a Talent Acquisition Partner to help recruit UK's most enterprising and creative software engineers.

Within this team we are looking for minds wired to IT and technology, charged toward innovation, and connected to the world of software! The ethos here is about more than machines. We recognise that our success comes from our inventive people. We believe in including everybody and supporting you on your journey with us.

This position is suited for those looking for permanent or contractual work. The latter is from 16/01/2022 to 30/07/2022, where the same salary applies.

About the Role
Full ownership & accountability for providing a proactive, end to end, recruitment service for software including candidate sourcing, assessment, selection and offer management providing responsive feedback and support on the offer new starter process to ensure a first-class candidate experience.

  • Work proactively with Hiring Managers, Heads of Function and HRBP's to manage recruitment processes, filling permanent and contract roles through directly identifying best talent using most cost-effective methodologies.
  • Work with hiring managers to develop appropriate attraction strategies and share best practices.
  • Writing engaging recruitment adverts and evaluating the effectiveness of recruitment activity and make changes where necessary.
  • Design and facilitate suitable interview and assessment methods for recruitment campaigns as appropriate.
  • Maintain a high level of market awareness and best practice, advising the business on specific trends and updates that will affect resourcing.
  • Have up to date knowledge of current and planned legislation regarding recruitment and ensure that the company is always operating within the parameters of this.
  • Identify and lead on areas of added value project work in line with business need.
  • Work with the Talent Development team to identify and work with internal talent to engage employees with career progression opportunities.
  • Ensure that recruitment is a cost focused area within the business.
  • Produce and keep up to date with recruitment management information to ensure KPIs are measured.
  • Improve hiring manager's capability with the interviewing processes and proactive networking through recruitment sites such as LinkedIn.
  • Manage third party suppliers when appropriate (agencies, contractors, media buyers).

About You

  • Extensive end to end recruitment experience within software/ Technology
  • Ability to leverage a pre-existing network of candidates and contacts in the market as well as the ability to convert targets to candidates.
  • An inspirational recruiter / senior recruiter, working with a 'can do' attitude through hands on delivery, with a willingness to roll sleeves up and "muck in" to achieve broader team goals.
  • Demonstrable stakeholder management to drive changes in ways of working and promoting a strategic approach.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to build relationships, network and build a narrative around data.
  • Creative thinker, able to contribute ideas to solve problems, define develop more efficient ways of working.

Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We're taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate well being. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.

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As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.