Resourcing Assistant

Location:Greater Manchester
Job Type:Full Time

Expiry Date: 16:00, 15 November 2019

Salary: £21,214.00 - £22,947.00 Per Annum

Benefits: Free rail or Metrolink travel to/from work within Greater Manchester and free bus travel within Greater Manchester.

Are you seeking an opportunity to establish and progress your career in In-House Recruitment? Do you recognise the importance of providing a quality candidate experience? Do you have strong organisational skills and excellent attention to detail?

TfGM oversees transport in Greater Manchester, delivering and improving transport services, facilities and information to make travel easier for everyone. We deliver high-profile, large-scale transport projects, and it’s our experts who provide the information and analysis to shape transport strategy. This is a busy and exciting time for us under the devolution agreement and with Greater Manchester at the heart of the Northern Powerhouse, transport will play a vital role in supporting growth and prosperity in the UK’s largest regional economy outside London.

At Transport for Greater Manchester we are seeking an experienced Resourcing Assistant to join our busy HR Function. Working as part of the recruitment team you will support with the delivery of an efficient and effective recruitment service to all customers. This is an ideal role for an individual who thrives in a fast pace working environment, enjoys enhancing existing processes to improve the service offered and would relish the opportunity to build strong working relationships with key stakeholders.

As a Resourcing Assistant you will support with a high volume of recruitment activity across the whole recruitment life cycle including; scheduling and facilitating assessment activities, administering offer paperwork and completing pre-employment checks. You will also work closely with hiring managers across the organisation and candidates to answer queries and provide support throughout the recruitment process.

Strong organisational and administration skills with the ability to prioritise a high and changing work load is absolutely essential in this role. You will have experience of working with confidential data and have an understanding of adhering to legislation. You will also have knowledge and experience of using different recruitment channels including social media platforms. You will ideally be working towards completion of a CIPD qualification and support may be available to the successful candidate to complete this.

The salary range for this role is £21,214 - £22,947 per annum.Salary on appointment within the salary range will be dependent upon your skills and experience.

In return, as well as a competitive salary, we also offer a range of fantastic benefits, such as:

  • Free Rail or Metrolink travel to and from work within the Greater Manchester boundary
  • Free bus travel within Greater Manchester
  • 27 days holiday per annum
  • Access to the local government pension scheme

At TfGM we encourage candidates to discuss flexible working options at any stage of the recruitment process.

We also welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation. We are actively building a diverse workforce and want to create an inclusive environment as we recognise the importance of our workforce reflecting the communities we serve.

If you believe you can meet our requirements in this challenging role, we would really like to hear from you!