At Octopus we’re transforming the industries we operate in and improving the lives of millions of people. We’ve built market-leading positions in a number of specialist sectors, including smaller company financing, renewable energy, healthcare and property finance. We employ 500 people and manage more than £7 billion on behalf of more than 50,000 investors. Our products don’t just help real people solve real life problems, they also make a positive impact on the world around us.
The Octopus Group incorporates Octopus Energy, Octopus Healthcare, Octopus Investments, Octopus Property, Octopus Ventures and Octopus Labs. Our aim is to have an impact in everything we do, and to make a vital contribution to the UK economy by helping people, companies and institutions generate wealth. And we’re always on the look-out for smart, talented people who share our values.
About the role
We are a small team supporting an ambitious, high growth organisation attract and hire diverse talent across the group. You will be responsible for many day-to-day activities, essential to the smooth operation and delivery of our busy team. You will be front line with the candidate and hiring manger population whilst also supporting the wider recruitment team sourcing top talent to enable the business to achieve it business strategy and vision.
Success for this role will require applying a candidate and customer centric, delivery orientated approach to ensuring our roles are filled quickly and with ease with the best most diverse talent in the market. It will require someone who takes pride in providing an optimal candidate and customer experience; who is proactive and highly responsive. It will require both diligent implementation of day-to-day activities with creative problem solving and a continuous improvement mentality.
Key accountabilities of the role are:
This role will work closely with the wider recruitment team and will include but not be limited to:
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