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Recruitment Officer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England (D.O.E )

Job Title: Recruitment Officer

Location: Cambridge Science Park

Vacancy Type: Perm

Salary: £DOE

Hours: Full-Time

Start Date: ASAP

Ref: 387/8

Role Outline

Work closely with the HR team to attract and retain the highest quality staff.  This includes recruitment, career development and training, pay and rewards, and welfare issues. 

Key Duties

  • Shortlist all applications and forward to line managers for final selection to interview
  • Share the HR interviews with the HR Director & Head of Resourcing
  • Run pre-briefs and de-briefs with the interview teams
  • Provide guidance and advice to hiring managers in relation to recruitment queries
  • Liaise with line managers and produce detailed job specifications for each vacancy
  • Advertise vacancies in the appropriate way
  • Liaise closely with our PSL of recruitment agencies
  • Run recruitment open days and attend career fairs when appropriate
  • Ensure decisions on every applicant are followed through
  • Keep interview and recruitment reports up to date
  • Provide cover to the Recruitment Administrator when appropriate

Skills & Experience

  • Have previous experience of technical recruitment
  • Be highly organised and able to work under pressure
  • Be a professional and engaging communicator
  • Have plenty of initiative
  • Be able to assign priorities without supervision
  • Level A/B qualification in psychometric testing would be an advantage

To Apply

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