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Talent Acquisition Specialist

Cosham, Hampshire
£25,000 to £30,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Are you an experienced recruiter looking for an exciting opportunity in Talent Acquisition? Are you fed up with sales but enjoy the buzz of placing candidates? Do you want to join a new and expanding Talent Acquisition team where you can make an immediate impact whilst having great earning potential? Come and join our fantastic team at STR! We have a unique opportunity for a pro-active, game changing Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our newly formed Talent Acquisition team here in Portsmouth. You will help us to build a strong employer brand in the recruitment market, ensuring we acquire the best talent for STR's current needs and future growth ambitions, enabling us to position ourselves as an employer of choice. What you'll be doing As our Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will be sourcing the best talent to bring into our business, ensuring we bring in people with the right skills and motivations. This will include attracting high quality Graduates for our regular Training Academies as well as building relationships with experienced Recruitment Consultants. You will play a key role in our small team, working alongside another Talent Acquisition Specialist and the Head of Talent Acquisition. As our Talent Acquisition Specialist some of your responsibilities will include: Working closely with the Head of Talent Acquisition to understand the future vision and business growth plans Developing effective recruitment strategies, compiling innovative job adverts that allow us to attract top talent to our organisation whilst supporting a first-class candidate experience Building solid relationships with our Brand Directors, acting as a trusted partner in order to develop a sound understanding of their business whilst firmly establishing their unique requirements for talent and supporting them to find the best talent for open and upcoming roles Maintaining relationships with experienced Recruiters and developing a pipeline of high performing Recruitment Consultants who could be potential future hires for STR Utilising job boards and social media channels including Linked-In Recruiter to develop, and maintain a high-quality network of talent About You You will already be an excellent Recruiter who is looking to take their career to the next level. You will be used to proactively engaging with candidates and identifying their motivations and you will be able to demonstrate your experience of placing candidates into roles. You will enjoy working with business leaders to establish requirements and be excited by helping to develop people's careers. You will be innovative and thought leading and enjoy bringing in new ideas to bring in top talent. About Us At STR, we pride ourselves on a working environment that promotes excellence throughout. We have been providing specialist permanent and contract recruitment services since 2000 and employ over 150 staff. STR Group is a recruitment company that is comprised of 7 niche brands, each operating within a specific market sector. Why you will love STR We really care and put our people first! So much so our vision and values were created by our people. Here at the STR Group, our values, culture, and standards underpin that employee engagement is at the heart of our business. We believe in a culture that is challenging yet supportive, ensuring continuous improvement. What are we offering our Talent Acquisition Specialist? A varied and challenging role where you can make a real difference and commitment to provide you with a personal development plan and clear career path including any required training. The chance to contribute to the continued development of our Talent Acquisition Team and on top of an excellent salary with fantastic commission potential we offer- Hybrid and flexible working Opportunity for further training and development Progression routes to suit everyone Modern, slick, state of the art offices with breakout areas Great Holidays - 23 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising by one day each year of service capped at 28 days) Your birthday off on top of your annual leave Pension - Company matched contribution of 3% of salary Long service awards Health care cash plan and optional private health care Enhanced return to work package - Including enhanced paid Maternity/Paternity/Adoption leave, a baby bonus, reduced hours post leave Discounts - Instant access to online and in-store shopping discounts Free onsite parking Company and team social events Breakfast club Time to apply If you feel you have the right skills to join our fantastic team at STR and are excited about becoming our Talent Acquisition Specialist, then all you need to do is send your CV to our Talent Acquisition Team at to apply! TA is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy
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  • Job Reference: 706061696-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: STR Group Careers
    STR Group Careers
  • Location: Cosham, Hampshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent