Recruitment Resourcer Apprenticeship

Key Training
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£150 per week
09 May 2019
22 May 2019
Start Date
12-18 months

Apprenticeship summary

Working week

  • Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5pm Total hours per week: 37.50

Weekly wage

  • £150.00

Expected duration

  • 12 months

Apprenticeship level

  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Vacancy description

Our recruitment resourcers are responsible for attracting candidates and matching them to temporary or permanent positions with client companies. You will work with Mortimer Bell candidates and help build new relationships and sustain existing relationships in order to gain a better understanding of their requirements.

The job involves attracting candidates by drafting adverts for use in a wide range of media, as well as by networking, heading and sourcing through referrals and the other methods used by the company. You will be required to screen candidates to check their eligibility for the role and match those skills to the client’s requirements, interview the candidates via phone, do background checks and check if they are eligible to legally work for that organisation.

Main Duties:

  • Developing a good understanding of client companies, their industry, what they do and their work culture and environment
  • Advertising vacancies by drafting and placing adverts in a wide range of media, for example newspapers, websites and magazines
  • Using social media to advertise positions, attract candidates and build relationships with candidates and employers
  • Headhunting – identifying and approaching suitable candidates who may already be in work
  • Using candidate databases to match the right person to the clients vacancy
  • Receiving and reviewing applications, managing interviews and tests and creating a shortlist of candidates for the client
  • Requesting references and checking the suitability of applicants before submitting their details to the client
  • Briefing the candidate about the responsibilities, salary and benefits of the job in question
  • Preparing CV’s and correspondence to forward to clients in respect of suitable applicants
  • Offering advice to candidates on pay rates, training and career progression
  • Working towards and exceeding targets

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent organisational skills and timekeeping
  • Outstanding communication skills and a good telephone manner
  • Strong IT skills and knowledge of basic accounting principles
  • Intermediate to advanced level of skill using Microsoft Office programs
  • IT literate
  • Good team worker

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Punctual
  • Efficient
  • Be able to use own initiative
  • Ambitious individual who is driven to achieve successful results

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE's (or equivalents) A-C/9-4 grades in maths & English are desirable however not essential

Future prospects

  • Progression within the company

Training to be provided

  • Recruitment Resourcer Level 2 Standard
  • In house training from employer
  • Mathematics & English functional skills training, where applicable

Apprenticeship standard

  • Recruitment Resourcer