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Recruitment Co-ordinator

The University's Temporary Employment Service (TES) is seeking to appoint a full-time Recruitment Co-ordinator to work within this busy section, responsible for recruitment and selection of temporary workers and fulfilment of assignment requests from within the University.

This is an exciting opportunity for a confident and highly organised individual to contribute to the success of this vital service within the University. The successful candidate will be responsible for recruiting and selecting candidates for the TES pool of workers, liaising with University contacts concerning their temporary worker needs and arranging for the placement of individuals into temporary assignments. They will liaise with applicants, workers and clients to establish and build strong working relationships, providing advice and supporting them with their requirements. The role will also involve administrative duties such as ensuring timely and accurate assignment documentation is issued and records, both electronic and paper, are up-to-date.

Working closely with colleagues, other members of the HR Division and across the University, the successful candidate must be able to work efficiently and accurately to fixed deadlines, prioritising workloads as required. They will possess excellent communication and customer service skills together with good time management skills and the ability to use their own initiative.

Full training in the University's procedures and processes will be provided.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a basic disclosure (criminal records check) check, and a security check.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

If you have any queries about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Helen Dalgleish, TES Manager at

Interviews will be held on 13 February 2018.

Please quote reference AH14531 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information

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