Broughton, Nr Chester
Fixed Term Contract – December 2019 - with possibility to renew/extend
To support ongoing growth in Raytheon’s Airborne ISR business, supporting the full 360 Recruitment lifecycle across a variety of disciplines but mainly within the Engineering, PM and Commercial, but supporting any vacancy as and when required.
Working within HR team using the internal recruitment procedures and processes to ensure that the HR function deliver to our service level agreements. This role will involve a proactive approach to recruitment in a fast moving environment with high volume recruitment success.
The main job purpose as Resourcing Specialist is to perform end-to-end recruitment in line with business requirements, liaising with hiring managers and HR-Business partners to fill vacant positions in alignment with business objectives. Therefore it is needed to source and pre-qualify candidates that match client requirements.
The sourcing and selection part it is key to demonstrate outstanding knowledge of the business, employer branding and sourcing channels. Within the role of Recruitment Specialist it is required to act independently in setting priorities and execute strict processes, without close supervision
Ability to respond to the recruitment needs working closely with business & functions
Communicating with HR Business partners, hiring managers, and potential employees on recruitment activities.
With a direct to market model our primary focus is to deliver for the business, but on occasion we utilise a blended approach so the ability to liaise with agencies to ensure appropriate SLAs are met.
Definition and implementation of recruitment campaigns, including the coordination of internal and external adverts to attract candidates.
Organisation of all tasks related to recruitment, ensuring that all relevant processes around new starters is adhered to
Provide metrics to Head of Recruitment.
Proven track record in direct to market recruitment, including writing job advertisements, job board database searches including LinkedIn, Job boards etc.
Understanding and experience of recruiting Engineering staff
In-house recruitment experience and ability to demonstrate strong stakeholder management experience
Previous experience in an Internal recruitment or process driven environment
Knowledge of the defence and/or Aerospace industry
Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required).
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company.
We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets.
Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions.
With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass
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Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success.
Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.