Hr Recruitment Assistant

  • £25-£28K
  • Tonbridge, Kent
  • Reed Specialist Recruitment

I am working with a food manufacturing company based in Tonbridge who are looking to bring in an internal recruiter on a permanent basis due to business expansion.

Reporting into the HR Manager the internal recruiter, you will be responsible for the recruitment function for all roles from warehouse operatives, to drivers, to supervisors and office staff. Working closely with hiring managers to source the right candidates, with the right skills.

This is a new role to the business and an exciting opportunity to help build a great recruitment function, there will also be an opportunity to get involved in general HR tasks if desired.

The main responsibilities for the inhouse recruiter will include:

Creating eye catching job adverts

Source and arrange interviews for a range of roles

Conduct interviews for a range of roles

Maintain records/systems for reporting purposes

Take part in the onboarding and induction process

Find and suggest new, intuitive ways of attracting candidates

Coordinate external recruitment campaigns including attendance at recruitment fairs

The ideal candidate:

You will be a passionate internal recruiter with a drive to succeed, a real people person with a good energy. This is a fast paced environment where you’ll never get bored! You will have an outstanding work ethic and a can and will do attitude, as well as:

Excellent communication and people skills at all levels

Experience in an internal recruiter role or HR assistant/ admin

Good administration and organisational skills with an eye for detail

Good IT skills in MS Office – Word, Outlook, Excel

Ability and confidence to work autonomously, but with the support of the HR Manager

Patience and ability to work well under pressure

Ability to prioritise and juggle your workload


Salary £25-£28k

Pension contribution

25 days holiday (bank holidays are not included as they are worked)

40 hours per week flexible on shifts (7-4,8-5 or 9-6)

Flexi working after probation (1/2 days from home)

Parking onsite

Close to train station

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