London, Greater London

Our client is a UK based, PE backed, multi-sited business with an employee base of 10,000+. The business has expanded quickly in recent years with continuing focus on growth both organically and by acquisition. They are seeking to recruit a talented and proven Resourcing Manager to lead the UK resourcing team, deliver the talent acquisition strategy and ensure day to day operational recruitment delivery within a high volume, compliance driven, environment.

This ambitious group seeks a proven people and operations leader from the recruitment industry (agency / consultancy) or from within another sizeable inhouse resourcing environment. Experience of high volume “blue collar” recruitment would also be beneficial. This high-profile remit will need to be based from their London Head Office approximately twice a week and will require significant UK travel due to the multi-site nature of the business. There is therefore flexibility on the home location of the successful candidate.

Reporting to the Group HR Director, the Head of Resourcing/Resourcing Manager will be responsible for the leadership, engagement, motivation and performance of a team of nationally based Recruiters to deliver critical volume monthly hires. Ensuring key partnerships with senior stakeholders are created and developed, will provide you with the collaboration required to make this role a success. As a champion for operational excellence in resourcing processes, procedures and practices you will drive continuous improvement of the function maximising talent attraction with the introduction of new talent attraction methods being maximised to ensure a contemporary approach to the candidate market.

In addition, you will ideally have gained experience of working with and managing a neutral vendor contract ensuring the supplier is providing the correct level of service at agreed costs with all KPI’s/targets being achieved.

The UK Head of Resourcing/Resourcing Manager will be a key member of the HR Leadership team being the recruitment Centre of Expertise contributing to wider HR initiatives to ensure a recruitment perspective is added to key projects.

Our client fully recognises the important role the resourcing function plays in its success and is ready to embrace new ideas and ways of working to ensure monthly/annual high-volume hiring targets are achieved.

This progressive organisation has a strong track record of financial performance and a total commitment to its valued employees. They are able to offer competitive financial rewards, a stimulating working environment and longer-term development.

We welcome applications from talented Resourcing Managers, Heads of Resourcing, Talent Acquisition Managers, Heads of Talent, Recruitment Managers, Recruitment Operations Managers, Heads of Recruitment, Recruitment Directors, Heads of Recruitment, Inhouse Recruitment Manager, Recruitment Branch Managers, Recruitment Regional Managers who can contribute significantly to the growth of this business.

Given this role has a UK remit there is some flexibility on where the successful candidate could be based as long as there is a weekly commitment to work in Central London ie home locations could include Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Leicester, Birmingham, Milton Keynes, London, Oxford, Cambridge, Luton, Basingstoke, Southampton, Leatherhead, Romford, Chelmsford, Maidstone and Bristol.

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