Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at 6:18:59 PM Coordinated Universal Time
United Kingdom England UK, West Midlands, Birmingham

Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom

Contract · Entry Level

5,001-10,000 Employees · Motor Vehicle Manufacturing

About The Job

Talent Acquisition Specialist (12 Month Ftc), Lookers Plc

Hr Operations, West Midlands (Hybrid Working With Travel)

Contract Type: Permanent, Job Ref. Req11420

Competitive Salary + Car

At Lookers Plc, We Have An Exciting Opportunity For A Talented Recruiter To Join Our Busy And Lively Recruitment Team As A Talent Acquisition Specialist. Based In The Midlands And Responsible For Sourcing Top Talent For Premium Car Brands Across The Region, The Role Of Talent Acquisition Specialist Offers The Chance To Develop Your Career With A Leading Automotive Retailer.

You Will Provide A First-class Candidate Experience From Application Through To Hiring, Coaching, And Supporting Hiring Managers Across Your Business Area To Recruit For Various Vacancies From Sales Roles To Aftersales Positions And Support Jobs. Where Possible, We Aim To Recruit Directly, Though At Times You Will Partner With Specialist Recruitment Agencies. You’ll Need Some Experience In Analysing Recruitment Data And The Ability To Present Management Information In A Meaningful And Engaging Way.

Providing A Dedicated And Professional Recruitment Service, You Will Arrange And Attend Open Days, Support With Interviews And Facilitate Assessment Centres, Increasing The Talent We Attract And Hire. As Well As Proactively Headhunting And Sourcing Candidates Through Platforms Such As Linkedin, Cv Databases, Social Networks And Creating And Managing Talent Pools.

It Is A Varied Role That Requires Strong Stakeholder Management And Excellent Communication And Organisation Skills. You’ll Be Someone Who Can Positively Challenge When Necessary And Develop Effective Trusted Relationships. Coaching Managers On Interview Guidelines And Sharing Top Tips Will Form A Big Part Of The Role So Experience In Face-to-face Interviewing Is Essential.

Maybe You Are Looking To Move From A Fast Paced, Agency Role Or Would Like To Remain In In-house Recruitment And Are Just Looking For A New Challenge? Either Way, You’ll Have Strong Volume Recruitment Experience, Be Full Of Energy And Have An Upbeat, Positive Approach To Fit In With This Friendly Team.

What Else Is In It For You?! Apart From Finishing Work Every Day With The Satisfaction Of Knowing You Are Making A Difference, You’ll Also Benefit From Learning Loads And Working In A Busy Role Where Your Days Will Fly Past. Our Team Is So Welcoming And Supportive. We Work Hard, Have Fun, And Are Trusted To Get The Job Done So, There Is Some Flexibility In How And Where We Work Too!

Working Monday To Friday, Travel Within The Uk Will Be Required As Part Of The Role As You Build Relationships With Managers And Candidates, So A Driving Licence Would Be Beneficial. In Between Times, There Will Be The Option To Work From Home Or A Local Dealership As Suits.

Interested In Helping Us Source The Uk's Best Talent?! Apply Today!

Why Us...?

Lookers Are Proud To Be One Of The Top Three Motor Vehicle Retailers In The Uk, Representing 32 Vehicle Manufacturers, Selling And Servicing A Huge Range Of Cars At Over 150 Franchised Dealerships Across Hundreds Of Locations Throughout The Uk & Ireland. We Recognise The Hard Work, Flexibility And Commitment Of Our People So We Offer An Industry Leading Benefits Package. This Includes Competitive Basic Salaries Plus;

Enhanced Holidays That Increase With Service

Eligibility To Join One Of Our Car Schemes

Critical Illness Cover After 2 Years And Life Assurance

Smart Health - Free Access To Support 24 Hours A Day, 365 Days A Year

Enhanced Paid Maternity, Paternity And Adoption Leave

For Some Roles A Company Car And Additional Earning Potential Through Commission Or Bonus.

We Strongly Believe In Nurturing And Providing Our People With Specific Manufacturer Brand And Management Training To Enhance Career Development Opportunities. We Have A Great Bunch Of People And We Like To Celebrate And Encourage Success At All Levels With Our Annual Lookers Excellence Awards. So? What Are You Waiting For?

Lookers Are An Equal Opportunities Employer. We Are Committed To A Working Environment That Is Free From All Types Of Discrimination, Is Inclusive, And Empowers Our People To Bring Their Whole Self To Work And Reach Their Full Potential.

If Your Application Is Successful We Will Conduct Relevant Employment Checks Prior To You Starting With Us. Depending On The Role And Responsibilities, These Could Include Us Verifying Your Recent Employment, Address And Credit History. We May Also Conduct A Criminal Record Check And A Driving Licence Check.

Please Note: We Will Close Vacancies Once The Required Quality Or Number Of Applications Has Been Received.