Resourcing Advisor FTC

Job details
Posting date: 13 November 2021
Salary: £22,000 to £25,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 12 December 2021
Location: Chippenham, SN14 0WT
Company: Wincanton
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 1557

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Wincanton is a leading third-party logistics (3PL) and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. As the largest British logistics company, we work in industry sectors as diverse as milk, defence, energy, retail, consumer goods and construction, supporting every stage of development and adding value through our supply chain expertise and innovative approach to logistics challenges. With over 19,000 colleagues across more than 200 sites and a 3,400 strong fleet of vehicles, we put our customers at the heart of everything we do and our mission is “to make our customers’ business better, every day.”

Supported by the Entry Talent Acquisition Manager you’ll be focused on the Future Driver Programme, supporting the recruitment process from advertising, screening, interviewing and offer management.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Resource and qualify candidates in accordance with agreed timescales
  • Use all database and web resourcing methods and ensure all roles are advertised on the appropriate websites and manage responses within the agreed timescales
  • Conduct initial screening of candidates and short-list CVs for relevant vacancies as required
  • Liaising with wider team to progress candidates to appropriate selection phase with agreed timescales
  • Communicating effectively and confidently, over the phone, and in writing, offering support and guidance throughout the recruitment process externally and internally
  • Handle resourcing queries in a proactive, customer focused way
  • Liaise with Line Managers / Site HR managing offer and onboarding ensuring that all candidates are fully briefed and have a great experience.
  • Ensuring all roles are filled within agreed timelines and cost targets
  • Understand company market positioning and branding to develop a compelling sales pitch to generate candidate interest
  • Support with offer management and tracking, and onboarding where required
  • Tracking and maintaining a database of all candidates
  • Record maintenance to ensure internal compliance
  • Assist in developing creative ideas and strategies to promote Wincanton in the community and actively promote the brand throughout the recruitment process

Our people are our most important asset and as such we are continuously expanding our capability programs to provide you with opportunities to build and extend your professional, functional, and management skills. Your development through coaching is our priority. Continuous learning takes place through a broad variety of opportunities and types of engagements. Access to the latest technological innovations in the logistics and supply chain industry, as well as Wincanton’s deep knowledge and expertise in our field, constitute a superb platform for your professional development.

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