Experienced Front Office Recruiter, London

Job Title: Experienced Front Office Recruiter, London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Reference: KM/12950
Contact Name: Kirstin MacLaren
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 24, 2017 22:58

Job Description

A progressive investment bank is looking to hire an experience front office recruiter to support their Securities businesses with all aspects of their recruitment requirements. This is a dynamic, fast paced environment where strong relationship management, responsiveness and a consulting-style approach are critical. It would be your responsibility to manage the end-to-end recruitment of all vacancies across the business, providing support and guidance on appropriate sourcing strategies for each position and managing the process through to completion.   


 Key Responsibilities: 

  • Manage the end to end recruitment lifecycle for specialist and high volume recruitment within the Securities business
  • Effectively establish and drive key client stakeholder relationships to build credibility and trust 
  • Actively drive the recruitment supply chain to ensure optimal partnering and results, including supplier management 
  • Work collaboratively with HR Business Partners to holistically assess client groups’ talent needs and develop plans for delivering key talent
  • Partner effectively with HR Business Partners, Compensation and Benefits, Employee Relations and Compliance specialists, to construct and negotiate complex offers and navigate regulatory requirements 
  • Generate candidates directly using innovative sourcing methods (internet job advertising, search analytics, networking, referrals, client website, employee referral schemes etc)
  • Manage offers and on-boarding for candidates identified by the business
  • Ensure best practice is maintained throughout all processes and procedures 
  • Ensure internal and regulatory compliance is adhered to throughout the recruitment end to end process 
  • Work closely with colleagues in the Resourcing team to ensure delivery in line with client Service Level Agreements 
  • Manage statistics and MI data for the Securities business 
  • Act as a Consultant to the business/client, to negotiate & influence strategy and outcome
  • Maintain knowledge of Employment Law Legislation 
  • Accurate and timely data management of candidate and business information.   
  • Assist and support other team members as required. 
  • Promotion of the employer brand within the external talent market, consistently delivering key messaging from the firm’s Employer Value Proposition
  • Share relevant market intelligence on the competitor landscape with hiring
  • Build strong partnerships with hiring leaders, establishing the credibility to guide the business on how to improve process and enhance the candidate experience
  • Provide exceptional candidate care through all stages of the recruitment process, ensuring that successful and unsuccessful candidates alike have a positive experience engaging with the brand


Required Experience

  • Experience working in an investment banking or financial services industry
  • Prior experience recruiting front office banking professionals strongly preferred
  • Proven track record of successful recruitment in a corporate environment 
  • Expertise across a broad range of sourcing channels, including social media
  • Strong achievement drive, resilience, flexibility and commitment to achieving goals 
  • Exceptional communication and client influencing skills 
  • Experience working closely with hiring managers filling time sensitive roles in a highly competitive industry
  • Degree qualified

For further information please contact Kirstin MacLaren on Job Code KM/12950.


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