Talent Acquisition Specialists

Job Title: Talent Acquisition Specialists
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £188 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH27330_1624108027
Contact Name: Jessica Jolly
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2021 14:07

Job Description

My client are looking for a 2 x Recruiters with full-cycle recruiting experience, from talent sourcing and attracting candidates to interviewing and hiring great candidates.

*These are fully remote and paying up to £188 per day (after tax deductions)*

What does a Recruiter do?

Successful recruiters who will collaborate with department managers on a regular basis and proactively identify future hiring needs. You should also be able to attract candidates using various sources, like social media networks and employee referrals. Our ideal recruiter holds an academic HR background combined with work experience in screening, interviewing, and assessing candidates.
Ultimately, the responsibilities of the Recruiter are to ensure their company attracts, hires, and retains the best employees, while growing a strong talent pipeline.

  • Design and implement overall recruiting strategy
  • Develop and update job descriptions and job specifications
  • Running recruitment assessment centres for Customer Service candidates
  • Perform job and task analysis to document job requirements and objectives
  • Prepare recruitment materials and post jobs to appropriate job board/LinkedIn etc
  • Source and recruit candidates by using databases, social media etc
  • Screen candidates resumes and job applications
  • Conduct interviews using various reliable recruiting and selection tools/methods to filter candidates within schedule
  • Assess applicants' relevant knowledge, skills, soft skills, experience and aptitudes
  • Onboard new employees in order to become fully integrated
  • Monitor and apply HR recruiting best practices
  • Provide analytical and well documented recruiting reports to the rest of the team
  • Act as a point of contact and build influential candidate relationships during the selection process
  • Promote company's reputation as "best place to work"


  • Proven work experience as a Recruiter (either an in-house recruiter or a staffing agency recruiter)
  • Solid ability to conduct different types of interviews (structured, competency-based, stress etc)
  • Hands on experience with various selection processes (video interviewing, phone interviewing, reference check etc)
  • Ability to organize skills assessment centres (in tray activities, work samples, psychometric and IQ/EQ tests, etc)
  • Familiarity with HR databases, Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and Candidate Management Systems (CMS)
  • Hands-on experience with recruiting customer service candidates
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong decision-making skills

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