• Leatherhead
Are you an experienced recruiter, with a proven track record in Construction, Engineering and/ or Maintenance?

Here at Wates we have a new opportunity for a confident and self-driven Recruiter with exceptional networking and communication skills to join the team.

Working closely with Recruitment Business Partners, this role will lead on our volume and project recruitment; managing a diverse mix of vacancies at any one time and candidate applications from a range of sources, so will require good coordination and organisation skills.

This is an exciting time to be joining a small in-house team which has successfully introduced a direct model as part of the recruitment strategy over 2 years ago to reduce the reliance on agencies and has committed to fully supporting Hiring Managers through the end to end recruitment process; continuously meeting/ exceeding their expectations.

To be successful in the role you will be able to evidence your ability to fill vacancies through the use of a range of direct sourcing channels including social media, searching, networking and advertising. You will also be passionate about recruitment and enjoy working as a part of a team to meet objectives.

Please note this is a busy role managing high volumes throughout the year so you will need to be comfortable working in this type of environment and also picking up your own administration which includes adding jobs to the system, writing job adverts and reporting.

The role is based in Leatherhead with some travel to London and Manchester on occasion.

A bit about us…

Wates is one of the largest and most successful family-owned private construction, development and property services companies in the UK. Our vision is to become the most trusted partner in the built environment with an ambition to become a £2bn turnover business.

As a progressive and rewarding business we offer our people the opportunity to grow their careers whilst working together to deliver the promises we make to our customers.

Our company values of integrity, intelligence, performance, teamwork and respect for people, communities and the environment run through our business at every level and are at the heart of everything we do.

Wates Group are a responsible and inclusive employer and are proud to have been recognized for this through accolades including C2E (Committed to Equality) and Investors in People (Gold).

We value each employee as an individual and offer flexible and competitive packages to support that.