Talent Acquisition Specialist
The Job

A Talent Acquisition Specialist is required by The Lead Agency to recruit exceptional talent across crucial business areas.

This talent acquisition job will provide you with exposure working across multiple key business areas, including, development, design/ux, data, account management, product, etc. 

TLA is one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe and the talent acquisition team is a key component for its continued growth and success.  You will become an integral part to the company’s success by bringing in the best talent in the marketplace.

The Responsibilities

Your role as Talent Acquisition Specialist will involve you delivering the following key responsibilities across the business:

  • Recruiting exceptional talent
  • Ensuring new recruits meet the core values of the business
  • Be active and creative with your sourcing. I.e. Headhunting
  • Completing the recruitment cycle from start to finish
  • Taking recruitment briefs and help write JDs
  • Building effective relationships with internal stakeholders
  • Providing a best in class candidate journey through the process
  • Being innovative to become more effective and efficient
  • Building rapport with candidates and key business stakeholders
  • Meet recruitment deadlines through hitting KPIs
  • Screen, interview and assess candidates
  • Advertise job openings on careers pages, job boards and social networks
  • Offer jobs/take references
  • Stay up to date with industry trends
  • Attend job fairs and recruitment events
  • Create strong talent pipelines for our company’s current and future hiring needs
The Skills

You need to have proven recruitment experience working for an agency or within an internal function, ideally with exposure to digital recruitment.  Other key skills include:

  • Proven success working as a Recruiter (internal/agency)
  • Personable, engaging and enthusiastic
  • Driven, ambitious and confident
  • Adaptable, flexible and possess a can-do attitude
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to develop business relationships
  • Experience recruiting through full lifecycle
  • Experience assessing CV’s, screen calling and telephone interviewing
  • Familiarity with social media, resume databases and professional networks
  • Familiarity with Applicant Tracking Systems and resume databases
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good administration skills
The Company

The Lead Agency is a fast-growing technology business with 16 years’ experience in lead generation and customer acquisition. We are a trusted growth partner to some of the world’s biggest and most ambitious organisations.

We connect consumers to products and services that fulfil their needs, help organisations to find and acquire new customers and enable publishers to monetise their audiences.

We are a thriving company with over 100+ specialists located across our Liverpool HQ, London and New York offices.

The Lead Agency is made up of talented, creative and determined people.  We seek ambitious forward thinkers who are equally passionate and driven for career success.

The Culture

The Lead Agency is a fast-moving and creative company that believes that if something is worth doing, it’s worth doing right.

We value ambition and persistence, and we encourage each other to drive progress through continual improvement and innovation. We’re working on exciting projects with the potential to transform our industry and allow us to expand both in the UK and internationally.

Our headquarters offer one of Liverpool’s best locations to work in – a bright, open plan office on the 13th floor of the Unity Building, offering spectacular panoramic views of our city.

Balance is important to us, which is why we offer flexible working hours, free personal training and squash games, subsidised gym membership… and a free office bar every Friday! In addition, we have regular nights out and charity events throughout the calendar.

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The Lead Agency appreciates the time you’ve taken to consider the details and we welcome your application.

To begin your application please APPLY NOW below or send your CV or LinkedIn profile to careers@theleadagency.com or call +44 (0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role.

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Position: Talent Acquisition Specialist

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Employment Type
Full Time
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
The Lead Agency, 20 Chapel Street, L3 9AG, Liverpool, United Kingdom, Merseyside
Valid through
31 August 2018
Base Salary
£ 20000 - £ 30000
Date posted
28th August 2018