Group Recruiter

We're on the lookout for an experienced Recruiter to join our group resourcing team within Whitbread. You will need to have a passion for direct sourcing and have previously recruited for head office functions such as HR, Supply Chain & Procurement.

Whitbread is the UK's leading hospitality company in the FTSE 100 including brands such as Costa Coffee, Beefeater & Premier Inn. By 2020, our goal is to achieve global system sales of around £2.5bn for Costa, and to increase the number of Premier Inn UK rooms to an incredible 85,000. There has never been a more exciting time to join Whitbread!

What you will be doing

•    Create a seamless and positive experience for prospective candidates, managing the end to end process

•    Proactively source candidates via job boards & LinkedIn, using keywords and Boolean search strings

•    Generate leads and network through hired candidates to establish potential referrals

•    Post adverts on jobs boards, social media and career websites

•    Support the Resourcing Manager in recruitment logistics, ie arranging interviews and updating our ATS

•    Provide hiring managers with regular updates on the status of their positions

•    Feedback to candidates on recruitment decisions, including making & negotiating job offers

•    Co-ordinate & facilitate Assessment Days or recruitment events (where appropriate) to ensure quality and required volume of candidate attendance

What we are looking for

•    Experience of direct sourcing for HR, Supply Chain or Procurement roles within either an agency or in-house environment

•    Someone who thrives on finding candidates that others cannot

•    Experience of using LinkedIn Recruiter and other social channels to proactively target and attract top talent

•    A team player that thrives in an environment of responsibility and initiative

•    Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

•    A self-starter who is driven to deliver


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