University Graduate Recruiter

Central London
£34,000 - £44,000 (pro rata)
Start date:
Sept/Oct 2019
Posted By:
Emma Willis
11 month contract (potential to extend)

Job Description:

The Team:

The University Recruiting team is looking for a recruiter to focus on hiring for technical positions. You’ll be responsible for guiding candidates through the hiring process. You are creative and driven, with an interpersonal savvy that allows you to develop lasting relationships with both candidates and internal clients. You're also comfortable with numbers and drawing insights from analytics to make the hiring process smarter and more efficient. You need hands-on recruiting experience and will be required to develop strong relationships across the organization, working collaboratively with clients, peers, and central teams.

Our client is known innovative technologies, products and services -- and for the people behind them. Whether you are making their staffing systems more efficient, planning for growth, building relationships on University campuses or cultivating the next generation of computer scientists, you have an eye on the staffing needs and the broader hiring landscape. You are focused on cultivating outstanding candidates for long-term hiring needs, and you are the glue that ties together a cross-functional and international group of staffing teams. You are both scrappy and resourceful, creative and driven.


Drive the candidate recruitment process and deliver results in a fast-paced environment.

Keep candidates continually informed with quality communications throughout the hiring process.

Partner with University Programs to execute targeted on-campus events to drive pipeline growth

Solve problems and produce solutions by collecting and analyzing data, identifying alternatives when circumstances change and seeking out additional responsibilities.

Problem-solve through challenges, make appropriate decisions and consistently seek out innovative solutions



BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.


Proven organizational skills with attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and succeed in an environment with competing demands.

Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to create strong working relationships with cross-functional teams.

Passion for improving the customer experience with customers broadly defined as candidates, new hires, hiring managers, and recruiters.

Demonstrated ability to use analysis to drive recommendations and implement solutions to promote ongoing improvements to recruitment efforts based on client needs.

Strong passion for campus recruiting and working with candidates from diverse backgrounds who are starting their careers, experience closing candidates and negotiating compensation packages.

Client Description:

Our Client is a multinational technology company, specialising in Internet-related services and products; including online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. The state of the art offices in Central London are conveniently located with quirky interior, fancy add ons (restaurant, gym , terraces, kitchens and fun break out spaces). Offering great free facilities to employees and contractors alike. The atmosphere is relaxed with a diverse and innovative culture. Opportunities for growth and progression and networking with like-minded people across the business and beyond.