Recruiter - Tesco Maintenance

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: Welwyn Garden City AL7 1TW

United Kingdom

Apply by: 12/09/2019


Recruiter - Tesco Maintenance

Welwyn Garden City AL7 1TW

About the role

At Tesco, our colleagues and customers are at the heart of everything we do. It is our ambition within the Tesco UK Resourcing Team to create a great environment for all of our colleagues enabling them to reach their full potential and be the best they can be, no matter what part of the business they work in. In doing so, we build the culture, capability and capacity to help the business meet its multichannel growth ambitions.

We are currently looking for a Recruiter to join our Resourcing Team, working at our head office campus in Welwyn Garden City, recruiting for our Maintenance function. If you love recruitment and are passionate about your career, there are endless opportunities to develop and progress here.

Tesco Maintenance is a growing part of our wider business with over 1600 Maintenance colleagues across the UK estate, working hard to ensure that our Stores, Offices, Customer Fulfilment Centres and Distribution Centers are in the best condition. They are pivotal to ensuring trade runs smoothly and that our Tesco customers receive the best experience, goods and service available.

You will be responsible for

As the Recruiter for Maintenance you’ll be responsible for:

  • Managing the end to end recruitment process including taking specifications, stakeholder management, agreeing timescales, resourcing CVs, interviews and offer management.
  • Ensuring every candidate has the best experience possible, whilst providing a first class service to internal stakeholders.
  • Maintaining and sustaining the Applicant Tracking System (ATS) by ensuring the right routines are followed.
  • Proactively sourcing talent and building pipelines, through appropriate channels i.e. social media, attending careers events, networking and promoting our internal referral scheme.
  • Building trusted relationships with the function stakeholders, hiring managers and People (HR) teams providing regular updates on the resourcing progress against specific roles.
  • Managing the relationship with external partners e.g. recruitment agencies/advertising agencies.
  • Applying expertise and insight to inform recruitment plans and hiring decisions, providing a consultative approach and guiding hiring managers throughout.
  • Maintain a strong understanding of the structure, objectives, strategy and key stakeholders within your relevant areas, developing and delivering recruitment strategies and ideas for your function.
  • Developing and delivering employer brand propositioning messaging through attraction channels including Social Media and professional networking.

You will need

We are ideally looking to hear from people with the following skills:

  • Previous experience working in recruitment (either agency or in-house)
  • Proven experience in using online media sources for candidate attraction; in particular LinkedIn.
  • Communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Stakeholder management experience, with the ability to influence and consult throughout the recruitment process.
  • Negotiation & relationship building skills
  • Experience using an Application Tracking System

We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package and significant career development opportunities. If that sounds exciting then we'd love to hear from you!

What’s in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work.  These include but aren’t limited to:

  • An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco
  • Holiday starting at 20 days rising to 22 after one year's service, plus a personal day
  • A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Buy As You Earn Scheme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank
  • Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses

Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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