Career Opportunities

Internal Recruitment Assistant

We are seeking a Recruitment Assistant who is currently studying or has recently completed a HR related course, and is keen to gain some practical Recruitment and HR Administration experience within a fast paced recruitment team.

We are offering a 3 month contract for this position.

About the role

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Shortlisting candidates by pre-screening over the telephone
  • Maintaining the recruitment inbox
  • Preparing adverts for external websites including Seek
  • Booking meeting rooms for interviews
  • Providing administrative support during interviews
  • Conducting reference checks
  • Filing and adhoc administrative tasks as and when required

Selection Criteria:

  • Currently studying or recently completed a HR related course
  • High attention to detail is a must
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (confident telephone manner)
  • Intermediate Level using Microsoft Office Suite
  • A flexible approach and good work ethic
  • Willingness to learn and a proactive approach
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership on tasks
  • Detailed-orientated approach to task assignment and follow through

How to Apply:

To be considered for this position, all applicants must provide a copy of their resume, along with a cover letter addressing the selection criteria listed above.

Applications close: Friday 17th July 2015

The successful candidate must undergo a current National Police Clearance in order to be employed in this role.

SSI adheres to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and workplace health and safety.

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