HR & Talent Recruiter

Category: Talent Acquisition
Location: Waterloo
Salary Range: Competitive

We’re Hawkwood.

We Get Talent.


Founded in 2016, we’re a boutique recruitment agency that specialise in placing HR & Talent professionals into the Technology, Media and Creative sectors of London.

We’re based in a co-working space in Waterloo, are fortunate to work with some of the most exciting start-ups and established brands in our market and are looking to expand our team due to continued client demand!


What you can expect to get up to:

➕  Sourcing HR and Talent Acquisition professionals via LinkedIn, referrals, CV libraries, adverts and our candidate database

➕ Meeting candidates to fully understand their background, advise on the job market, feedback on their CV and propose a plan to help them find a great role

➕ Keeping in touch with candidates throughout interview processes and more generally (this one is super important to us as it’s the cornerstone of our business!)

➕ Fully preparing candidates for interviews and coaching them through the process

➕ Offering market insight and helpful advice to our clients

➕ Generating new clients through effective networking

➕ Generating new ideas to help move our business forward


What are we looking for?

✔  12 months of recruitment, sales or account management experience

✔  A “growth” mindset – hopefully, you’re eager to learn and keen to share new ideas

✔  Self-motivation and passion to fulfil your potential

✔  Proactivity – can you think on your feet, use your own initiative and be resourceful

✔  Someone who values lasting candidate and client relationships over quick short-term gains

✔  Team players – we’re collaborative, hardworking and all in it for the long-haul


So, what are the perks of working for us?

💰 Competitive basic salaries with commission rising to 40%.

🏠 Flexible and home working

🎓 Learning & development budget to spend however you like

📚 Unlimited free non-fiction books

🎶 Audible subscription + Blinkist

💻 Work laptop + mobile phone

👟 Every day is dress down

🏝 25 days holiday + bank holidays

🧰 LinkedIn Recruiter licence

🐱‍👤 Exposure on how to run a start-up

🎡 Monthly & Quarterly team socials


Would you like to be a part of shaping the future of a start-up?


If you have a true passion for candidate care and want to work in a super collaborative, hardworking, open environment then please apply today!

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