Personnel/Recruitment

Talent Acquisition Consultant

Full Time Permanent

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Role: Talent Acquisition Consultant

Salary: £26,000

Location: Kings Hill / Hybrid

About Commercial Services Group

Commercial Services Group (CSG) is one of the largest providers of public sector and education procurement services globally, with revenues of over £400m, 800 staff and five trading divisions: Global Education Supplies, Procurement, Energy & Carbon, Community Services and People Services.

Wholly owned by Kent County Council, CSG supports over 15,000 customers in 86 countries and collaborates with a supply chain of c1,000 suppliers.

The role

Our ambitious growth plans need an outstanding Talent Acquisition Consultant, who has experience in recruitment resourcing solutions to meet varying needs across a multi sector business. This position is all about speaking to candidates, Talent Partners and stakeholders within the business.

You will have the opportunity to work with a wide range of roles as our group includes Education Resources, Infrastructure, Recruitment, Energy & Facilities.

In this new position, you will work closely with the Talent Acquisition Partner, covering all roles recruiting across the group. You will be attracting, sourcing and selecting diverse talent for senior roles and be responsible for delivering to challenging timescales to meet project needs.

Our culture is based on our values;

Everyone is valued
Make a difference
Give our best
Freedom to thriveWe give our employees a lot of freedom, and in return we expect you to be self-motivated, work smart and with integrity.

Key Duties

Ensuring that we have the right people, in the right roles, at the right time, to deliver on our goals
Building a network and pipeline of candidates for each diverse division, having a candidate in mind before a role even comes available!
Processing requests to recruit from hiring managers and posting adverts out when a new role becomes available.
Becoming a walking ambassador for the company, promoting us at every opportunity
Delivering world class customer service to our candidates and hiring managers – ensuring to go the extra mile and leave people wanting to work for CSG.
Committing to developing yourself and expanding your capability, knowledge, and experience
Building exceptional relationships with business leaders and stakeholders throughout the business
Promoting diverse recruiting practices through all steps of the candidate journey and educating and upskilling the business on industry best practice relating to Inclusive Recruitment
Keeping up to date with current industry news, trends and best practices related to recruiting strategies and impact and ensuring this knowledge is shared
Managing the relationships with all relevant recruiting partners and ensure they are fully effective and delivering against key objectives

What you need

Strong Recruitment or Resourcing experience across a diverse range of roles
Committed to continuous improvement
Target focused and excited by a challenge
Genuinely passionate about people & recruitment
Able to confidently advise hiring managers, interviewers and colleagues on recruitment best practice and industry insights
World class customer service
People person – be able to talk to people from all walks of life
Self-motivated, a real go getter and someone who is hungry for success
Solid networking and sourcing skills; utilising both established and innovative recruitment methods
Well-developed interview and assessment skills and established interpersonal and relationship building skills (both client and candidate)

What CSG has to offer you!

25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
Birthday off work
Life assurance cover
Company pension
Flexible first, hybrid working
A culture of progression & development
Shopping discounts & retailer offers
Team & company events
eLearning portal
EAP programme
Referral scheme
Health & Wellbeing platform
Health Cash Plan initiative
Discounted gym membership