• Office Location: 900 Pavilion Drive, Northampton, NN4 7RG
  • Office Name: Head Office - N900
  • Sector: Central Support
  • Salary: £28000 - £33000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time
  • Job Ref: 452224

Talent Acquisition Partner

Reed.co.uk are looking for a Talent Acquisition Partner to join their expanding team. This role will be mainly Northampton (Brackmills) and home based, with occasional travel to the London office.


You will work on a wide range of vacancies from managing high volume recruitment roles through to niche headhunting for specialist roles. You will need to get your head around some quite complex business areas to understand their recruitment requirements and advise Hiring Managers on recruitment best practice. You will not just be expected to find a candidate, but to have a huge involvement in the recruitment methods and processes including writing bespoke job adverts and job descriptions, trialling and understanding new assessment processes and regularly updating your recruitment expertise and market knowledge.

The Talent Acquisition Consultant will be able to demonstrate some or all of the following skill sets and experience: 

  • Target and results driven
  • Strong verbal communication skills including phone based work 
  • Strong written communications skills including the ability to write excellent emails 
  • Strong customer service skills and managing difficult conversations 
  • Strong administration skills including Microsoft packages (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 
  • The ability to negotiate and influence decisions 
  • The ability to problem solve and find solutions 
  • The ability to multi task and manage challenging and demanding deadlines 
  • Desirable but not essential – Experience of managing low level/volume recruitment 
  • Desirable but not essential – Experience of direct sourcing niche candidates to a senior level
  • Desirable but not essential – of various recruiting platforms such as LinkedIn Recruiter and job boards  

What we can offer you

  • Dynamic Working, including core hours and location flexibility
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Flexible holiday scheme and moving home leave
  • Financial benefits including pension and health cash plan subscription 
  • Enhanced family leave policies
  • Insurance benefits including life assurance
  • Love Mondays events 
  • Discount scheme including gyms and popular retailers 
  • Range of wellbeing and mental health support avenues
  • Newly refurbished offices


Join Reed and help us achieve our purpose of improving lives through work.

Proud winners of:

  • #1 Recruitment Agency – Glassdoor Best Places To Work 2020
  • Glassdoor Top CEOs 2019
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Graduates to Work For 2021
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Apprentices to Work For 2021

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All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and compliance with vetting requirements applicable to the job role. Reed is an equal opportunities employer.  We aim to ensure that no candidate or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity.  We are a MINDFUL EMPLOYER and offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.

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