Location: UK - flexible
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Closing Date: 16 May 2021
Salary: c£30,000 – depending upon experience
Specific Hours: Standard Hours - this is a full-time position but some flexibility regarding hours and working from home will be considered
Sightsavers has an exciting opportunity for a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join our dynamic and busy recruitment team, providing in-house recruitment expertise and support to Sightsavers’ hiring managers in the UK and around the world.
Contract: Maternity Cover -12 Month Fixed Term
Location: Haywards Heath, West Sussex RH16 with remote working until further notice
Sightsavers works to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote the rights of people with disabilities. We’re proud to be a leader in our field and each year, we improve the lives of millions in the poorest parts of the world. We work in more than 30 countries worldwide, focusing on Africa and Asia. People are at the centre of everything that we do and Sightsavers is committed to embracing diversity throughout our workforce by creating an inclusive environment that reflects the many cultures and locations where we work.
About the role
In this varied, challenging and massively rewarding role you will be working with internal stakeholders, recruiting to a wide variety of roles across the globe, providing a high-quality end to end recruitment service. You will ensure that Sightsavers’ recruitment campaigns are effective, sourcing candidates directly and leveraging our networks, database and specialist sites. This role will involve:
To succeed in this role, you will be hard working, service-driven and passionate about people. You will have a proven, successful track record as an in-house or consultancy recruiter across a range of industries, ideally including international and/ or complex organisations. You should also have:
This is an involved role, please read the full job description
Sightsavers offers a supportive and inclusive work environment and we offer some fantastic benefits including generous annual leave allowance, pension, season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym memberships and wellness discounts.
Whilst we are all currently working from home, there will be an expectation that the successful candidate is able to occasionally visit our offices in Haywards Heath, West Sussex (RH16 3BW). Take a look around the offices here https://youtu.be/OqDVsN93_R8 . It’s an easy 20-minute train journey from Brighton or 45 minutes from London.
To apply for this brilliant opportunity, please complete an application via our recruitment portal. We are particularly interested in learning of your motivations for applying so please don’t skip this section! We anticipate that remote interviews will take place in late May 2021.
Sightsavers is committed to diversity and equality of opportunity in all aspects of our work and we actively encourage applications from all sections of the community. Sightsavers is a Disability Confident Leader and qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.