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Talent Acquisition Specialist, London



London, United Kingdom 

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€35,000.00 - €40,000.00

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Are you driven, energetic and collaborative? Are you happiest when delivering culture driven recruitment strategies? Do you want to be part of a fast-growing and values-driven organisation? Do you want to contribute to a low carbon future?

The Opportunity

To manage end to end recruitment and secure suitable talent across the business that supports our growth plans and embeds our values to build engaged, high performing teams.

About The Role

Finding talented individuals who share our values is pivotal to Guru’s ambitious scale-up plans. As Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will be responsible for attracting, engaging and hiring great people whilst developing robust talent pipelines of dynamic candidates for key roles.

You will provide a fantastic candidate experience driven by our culture as well as working closely with our marketing team on employer brand initiatives. You will measure the business value of recruitment and identify where Guru can improve by generating recruitment metrics reports for the Senior Management Team.

You will be a key member of our People and Culture team, collaborating across all departments within the organisation to solve a variety of recruitment challenges. This includes being an advocate of working for Guru while demonstrating knowledge of how all teams work and collaborate, including an understanding of our primary tech stack (SaaS, Golang, Python, C++, IoT).

Keywords: Recruitment Consultant | Talent Acquisition | Software | Technical | Recruitment | Client Relationship | Candidate Sourcing | Stakeholder Management | Communication | Presentation | Trend Analysis | Agency | In-house Recruitment | Resourcer | IT Recruitment | IT Literate


Reporting to the People Manager, this is a full-time permanent role with 25 days’ holiday each year.

Be part of a growing innovative business and help shape the future of energy / Collaborative, flexible and friendly environment / Bespoke personal development budget / Normal working hours are 9.00 am to 5:30 pm / Guru Systems will match 5% pension contributions / We host regular virtual socials and are always finding creative ways of staying connected with each other / 2 Volunteer/Social Engagement Days / We offer great perks and discounts with free access to health and wellness support and more.

Additional Information

While we are all currently working from home, there will be an expectation that the successful candidate is able to visit our London offices twice a week.

Essential Skills

* Minimum of two years active technical agency or in-house resourcing experience.
* Demonstrable knowledge of candidate sourcing techniques and tools in order to build robust talent pipelines.
* Track record of sourcing technical ‘rare’ skilled candidates.
* A self-starter, able to work independently with the tenacity to get things done.
* You care deeply about diversity and inclusion.
* You can adapt your approach to work with a range of stakeholders who have different needs.
* Strong empathy and the capacity to react calmly and efficiently, even when others are stressed.
* Excellent interpersonal and presentational skills, with the ability to communicate clearly in written and spoken English.

Desirable Skills

* Direct experience sourcing for Software Development, Data Science, Data Engineering and DevOps.
* Ability to articulate and advise on current recruitment trends.

About Company

A bit more about Guru:

Guru Systems develops intelligent technology to make energy systems more transparent, lower cost and lower carbon.

We deliver market-leading hardware and data analytics across heat networks, improving performance for developers, heat suppliers, customers and our planet.

Our technology gives complete visibility of heat network and other utility performance, helping you improve the efficiency of your network and fix problems early and reduce operating costs.

Lower cost
Our technology makes it easier to manage financial performance, allowing you to minimise debt risk through a range of billing solutions, while giving you the flexibility to choose which energy service providers you work with.

Lower carbon
Our technology drives improved network efficiency, delivering better carbon performance, while engaging customers with their energy use.

We’re proud of our award-winning team and products, we maintain high standards, certified ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials Plus.

Why you should join us

At Guru Systems you can be part of a team developing technology that is radically reducing carbon emissions and making energy systems more transparent and lower cost for society.

Have a measurable impact on the decarbonisation of heat for the benefit of the environment, society and the long-term future of our planet.

Create and deliver a range of intelligent solutions to improve the energy efficiency and financial performance of heat networks, from IoT devices to data analytics and machine learning.

Join a supportive working environment where your opinion is valued, dedication and continuous development are rewarded, new skills can be mastered and people are proud of their work.

While Guru’s people are highly effective, we are also open-minded, curious and willing to own and learn from our mistakes. We prefer team players to lone heroes.
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