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Talent Acquisition Specialist

Job Title: Talent Acquisition Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive day rate
Start Date: January
Duration: 3 months+
REF: KK_TALENT_1541764283
Contact Name: Kerry Knight
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Talent Acquisition Specialist


3 Month contract - Potential to extend

January start.

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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