Talent Acquisition Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00000004-1
  • Date Posted: 16 January 2017
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Recruitment Roles
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Internal Recruitment team has a vacancy for a Consultant to join the team in our Central London office on The Strand.

You will be responsible for liaising with directors and managers across the company to identify their specific requirements.  Your role will then be to identify talented candidates in the market and build a portfolio of potential recruits through networking and headhunting.

You will be required to conduct first round interviews by telephone and/or face to face, and will then be responsible for managing the process through to offer stage.

It is a crucial requirement that as the face of the company you are presentable, professional and able to build rapport easily to ensure that all prospective recruitment consultants feel confident and well informed throughout the recruitment process.

The role will see you:

  • Sourcing candidates directly from jobs sites, social media platforms and from Universities as well as recruitment fairs across the country
  • Using digital media such as LinkedIn and Facebook to network and attract potential talent
  • Utilising, building on and managing Venn Group’s existing database of registered candidates and recruitment consultants to track prospective talent over the year
  • Shortlisting CVs by assessing potential candidates suitability
  • Conducting first round interviews both over the phone and face to face
  • Coordinating internal assessment centres to educate and interview first round talent
  • Writing adverts, marketing documents and social media content to be used to attract talent

You will have:

  • Exceptional written sales skills
  • The ability to multitask while remaining calm and in control of the recruitment process
  • An exceptional eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills and an engaging phone manner to be able to sell Venn Group and the role of a recruitment consultant to potential talent

As well as a basic salary, being a heavily targeted role you will be rewarded with a lucrative result based commission scheme.  You will need to have a passion to succeed in a target driven environment and will be given ongoing training to ensure you reach your potential.