Inhouse Recruitment Manager - Home based with UK travel.

  • Location

    Northampton, Northamptonshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    Up to £55000 per annum + Car and benefits

  • Contact:

    Stephanie McCleery

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Recruitment Manager for SME business in an Industrial related sector. £55,000 plus car based from home with UK wide travel when required

An exciting opportunity to implement and oversee the recruitment for this mid sized SME business, you will be responsible for end to end recruitment, managing a small team, and implementing processes as well as managing a recruitment budget

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a business at a time of change and growth and pretty much a blank page for the recruitment function.

This role will be based from home with travel required when needed across the UK, travel will not be too often but will be manageable.


  • To oversee the entire recruitment function and be a hands on part of the team
  • To look at the current processes, amend, adapt, implement and update where necessary
  • Work closely with regional managers to anticipate hiring needs for their teams, establishing talent pools and work closely with HR Business Partners in the business to create a workforce strategy plan for the future
  • Establish a network, maintain and update the company website, work with the HR Business Partners to look at succession planning
  • Own internal and external relationships including recruitment agencies, job boards etc.
  • Manage a team of 2 recruiters and support them with not only day to day but their career development
  • Collaborate with the L&D team with regards to a seamless on-boarding approach for new employees
  • Look at projects to support the recruitment for the business such as brand awareness, careers website etc.


  • You will have strong recruitment experience and have experience working in-house for a business that has multi-sites around the UK and will be happy to travel when needed
  • You will have strong team development skills, be able to recruit in a multidisciplinary business and be able to develop and deliver a strategic workforce plan.
  • Experience of managing budgets and being able to develop relationships with external stakeholders
  • You will have a passion for matching candidates to the business, you will be able to work closely with HR and line managers to work in partnership with the business
  • Knowledge of delivering psychometric assessments highly desirable
  • You will have had experience with succession planning and talent development, knowledge of early careers and apprenticeship programmes is also highly desirable
  • You will have up to date knowledge of hiring trends and recruitment tools and be able to adapt in an ever changing environment

If this is of interest, please apply online to be considered.

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