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Talent Acquisition Specialist

Job Title: Talent Acquisition Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive day rate
Start Date: 2nd July
Duration: 16 weeks
REF: KK_TALENT_1528971701
Contact Name: Kerry Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Talent Acquisition Specialist

16 week contract

Must start 2nd July


This leading telecoms company are going through an exciting period of change and are seeking Talent Acquisition Specialists to join a project in Reading.


  • Conducting face to face behavioural/competency based interviews with internal and external applicants.
  • Monitoring a large number of applications, as well as headhunting / souring other candidates
  • Telephone screening candidates to ensure their suitability for the roles
  • Recommending relevant candidates for interview with hiring managers
  • Conducting face to face interviews and leading wash up sessions with the managers
  • Ensuring that a positive candidate experience is given each time

Experience Required:

  • Recruitment experience (Onsite/in-house would be an advantage)
  • Experience in performing behaviour/competency based interviews
  • Excellent note taking skills Need to be extremely organised with excellent stakeholder skills up to Director level
  • Proven coordination skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong with MS Excel
  • Experienced with raising requisitions, and using an ATS/CRM system
  • Strong collaborative skills

Please apply via this site in the first instance or send a CV with covering note to

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