HR Advisor - Talent

Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
£27000 - £35000 per annum
06 Nov 2016
04 Dec 2016
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Human Resources
Contract Type
Full Time
The role

Resourcing and growing talent has always been a cornerstone to the success of our company and as such plays a key role both now and into the future. We are looking for an individual who is passionate and uncompromising in their pursuit of engaging and securing the best talent for our business.

You will need to communicate persuasively and effectively with both internal and external stakeholders whilst building and maintaining great relationships. There is also a need for clear structure and processes associated with delivering in this role, so you need to be comfortable working accurately and at pace.

- Develop best practice implementation and strategies for engaging with and hiring talent
- Partner with hiring managers to deliver top quality candidate experience for all applicants
- Track talent metrics and take appropriate actions to drive continuous improvement
- Own and develop Social Media presence - specifically targeted at recruitment and talent
- Own and develop partnership/relationship with preferred agencies and suppliers
- Partner and coach hiring managers on selection methods and tools
- Track and monitor recruitment spend against budget
- Own internal resourcing; develop and implement succession planning process and tools
- Graduate Programme; recruit for Graduate Programme and act as one of the main sponsors throughout

About us

For 16 years we have worked with some of Europe's most successful retailers and brands, helping them to make more money from retailing online. Our purpose is simple and commercial: to make it more likely that people buy from our clients than anyone else.

Our unique online retail 'value chain' provides our clients with deep expertise across the disciplines required to trade online: Strategy, ecommerce, online marketing, trading and logistics. With 150 staff working across the UK and Europe, we are passionate about helping our clients transform their business opportunity online by thinking and acting differently.

What we can offer you

- A fantastic opportunity to work for an award-winning company specialising in online retailing
- The ability to contribute to an entrepreneurial business and shape its near term future by influencing the hiring and retention of exceptional talent
- Personal development across the HR spectrum

Desired Skills and Experience

- +3 years Resourcing / Talent experience; Professional Services, Technology, Media or similar sector
- Evidence of implementing and delivering a range of selection methods / tools; coaching and training others in their use
- Multi-site experience; preferably including Europe
- Proven ability to use Social Media to engage and develop candidate relationships
- Strong influencing skills

If you are a Generalist HR professional with meaningful experience of Resourcing or who is keen to specialise whilst retaining exposure to other HR activities, then we would also welcome your application.