Recruiter - Technology & Digital
Part of the Sainsbury’s Group, Argos is a unique multi-channel retailer. With over 840 stores and 29,000 employees, we’re one of the biggest names on the high street. We’re famed for our catalogue. But that’s changing fast. Since 2012, we’ve been moving into digital in a big way, introducing everything from apps and digital stores to Fast Track collection and home delivery. With other innovations in the pipeline, we’re set to transform the way millions of people shop. There’s never been a more exciting time to join us.
About the role
In a nutshell, working as part of a team to support a large volume of vacancies across Argos’ technology and digital department in London & Milton Keynes, responsible for sourcing high quality candidates and providing an efficient, enjoyable candidate and stakeholder experience.
What you need to do
Responsible for delivery of recruitment to a successful conclusion for various vacancies and business sectors
Manage candidates through the end to end recruitment process until fully on-boarded in a way that strengthens and conveys a positive employer brand
Responsible for ensuring all advertised vacancies have the correct job descriptions and/or advert.
Acts as a point of contact for managers that are ‘self-serving’ through the recruitment process, offering support and guidance as required
Develop strong working relationships with the wider recruitment team, Hiring Managers and stakeholders
Confidently operate direct sourcing
Understand and be compliant with the corporate data protection and confidentiality policies
Undertake a range of administrative and other duties within HR Recruitment according to the demands of the business operation
What you need to know
Previous experience within similar recruitment function, knowledge of recruitment best practice
Knowledge and experience in the use of resourcing technologies and social networking to build candidate talent pools and market mapping
Proactively increases own knowledge and commercial awareness whilst keeping abreast of new innovations in attraction methodologies
An understanding of Project Management skills
What you need to show
Good judgement and collaboration skills
A passion for Diversity and Inclusion
Confident interacting with people at all levels
Knowledge to have role specific conversations with candidates and Hiring Managers
Transferable recruitment and sourcing skills into other business sectors
A passion for recruitment and service delivery, having strong work ethics
Self- motivation, working at pace with limited supervision
Championing recruitment processes and sharing knowledge with others
Strong communication skills & attention to detail
PIease note: This role profile is aimed at describing the core output that should be achieved in this role it is not intended to include specific tasks, temporary activities or projects to recognise flexibility in a changing context.