Recruitment Advisor

Up to £35.000 depending on experience
30 Nov 2016
28 Dec 2016
Abellio Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time
The fastest growing operator in the area has an excellent career opportunity for a Recruitment Advisor.


It is an exciting and busy time for the business with an ambitious people agenda for 2017 and beyond. Due to continued growth, we are looking for a Recruitment Advisor to join the Human Resources team based in Battersea. The focus of the role will be to manage end-to-end recruitment and selection processes for Bus Drivers.


This role will contribute to the success of the company by ensuring we have top quality, safe drivers joining our business. As a result, we’re looking for top quality individuals to make this happen.


The Role

•           Attracting, sourcing, short-listing and contacting candidates to attend assessment centres

•           Involvement during recruitment assessment days with interviewing and candidate selection

•           Undertaking reference checks and other associated pre-employment screening

•           Issuing of new starter paperwork

•           Act as liaison between the organisation and recruitment agencies

•           Managing and maintaining the online Applicant Tracking System for all Bus Driver vacancies

•           To monitor vacancies and proactively manage speculative approaches along with developing bespoke attraction plans

•           Line management of HR Administrator

•           To maintain recruitment processes and introduce innovative new methods

•           To create monthly analysis and reports of recruitment and selection activities


The Candidate:


The ideal person

  • Are you up to date with the latest recruitment and attraction methods?
  • Do you have first rate communication skills and the ability to establish rapport with colleagues, candidates and external contacts both over the phone and in person?
  • Are you used to working in a busy environment with high volume recruitment requirements? Are you able to stay calm under pressure?
  • Do you have strong IT skills, particularly in MS Word and Excel? Do you have a passion for getting the basics right first time?
  • We are looking for someone who has the entire above plus more...
  • This role will require someone who has a flexible approach and be prepared to work outside normal office hours to meet deadlines.

The Company:


We are a thriving transport company operating buses on contracts for Transport for London (TfL) in central, south and west London as well as a smaller business in Surrey. The company aspires to be the ‘the best bus company in London and Surrey.


In return you will receive a salary of plus Up to £35,000 depending on experience.
  •  Competitive salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
Employee rewards website including discounts on hundreds of retailers


If you are interested in this vacancy please click on the link and send your CV today!