Talent Acquisition Sourcer at Octopus Energy

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January 5, 2023

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Help us make a big green dent in the universe. We're on a mission to drive the global renewable energy revolution, and we need loads more people to help us make our vision a reality.

We're super passionate about attracting amazing talent to join us on our exciting journey as we continue to scale up each area of our business globally.

To support our incredible journey we need your help to build world class teams. Your role will be to ensure the talent pipeline for key roles is being progressed and supporting candidates through the initial recruitment phases. You will be responsible for generating the candidate pipeline for Octopus Energy Generation and Octopus Energy for Business.  What you'll do Partner closely with stakeholders and the recruitment team to understand role requirements and ensure the best candidate experienceScreen CVs and applications - assessing candidates to determine and generate a shortlist for the team to progress with, based on specific role requirementsPre-screen candidates including availabilities and other details Track pipeline activity via our ATS, Lever and share data with the team Look at different ways to build diverse talent pipelines and support with sourcing campaigns  Advertise and maintain job adverts across different advertising platforms Adhoc support for the team for example, scheduling interviews, following up with candidate contracts, candidate feedback, making sure job postings are up to date and accurate etc.Introduce new ideas and improvements What you'll needA passion for delivering a world class candidate experience A growth mindset - desire to learn about the industry driving the Energy Transition An ability to communicate with, and attract a wide variety of skillsets at different levelsPrevious experience in consultative recruiting, or a similar roleBe highly organised - have strong time management and prioritising skills, good attention to detail, able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously, and able to deliver to tight deadlinesTo be comfortable working with some ambiguity; enjoy mucking in and wearing multiple hats Why else you'll love it hereWondering what the salary for this role is? Just ask us! On a call with one of our recruiters it's something we always cover as we genuinely want to match your experience with the correct salary. The reason why we don't advertise is because we honestly have a degree of flexibility and would never want salary to be a reason why someone doesn't apply to Octopus - what's more important to us is finding the right octofit!Octopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about! We won best company to work for in 2022, on Glassdoor we were voted 50 best places to work in 2022 and our Group CEO, Greg has recorded a podcast about our culture and how we empower our people. We’ve also been placed in the top 10 companies for senior leadershipVisit our UK perks hub - Octopus Employee BenefitsIf this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.

Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

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