Go-Ahead London is the capital’s largest bus operator and we employ the overwhelming number of our 8,000 people at 17 garages, mostly in South East, South West, North East and East London. An award-winning company with a well-regarded industry reputation, we have opened three new garages in the last five years and run a quarter of London’s iconic red bus network on behalf of Transport for London (TfL) using 2,450 vehicles.
The Recruitment Manager is responsible for ensuring that there is continuous recruitment of PCV Drivers and Bus Driver Apprentices to ensure we are able to meet the minimum establishment figures. It is important for the Recruitment Manager to maintain recruitment standards at all times.
What we are looking for:
We are looking for a team player with a high-volume of recruitment experience and strong organisation skills coupled with good communication skills and accurate attention to detail.
Below are some of the additional tasks but this list is by no means exhaustive:
Knowledge and experience of high-volume recruitment is essential. The successful applicant must be able to communicate effectively and be able to prioritise and manage tasks effectively. We are looking for an individual who can make effective decisions and has excellent computer skills, including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Bus knowledge and experience would be an advantage including experience in recruiting and dealing with apprentices and apprenticeship programmes.
We offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, 25 days’ holiday and travel pass for London Buses and the Tube Network. If you feel you have the qualities needed and would like to apply, please visit 21LG092 – RECRUITMENT MANAGER by 1700hrs on Friday 8th October 2021. (We reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of this vacancy).
Applicants should clearly state any dates when they will not be available to attend an interview.
Go-Ahead London values diversity and promotes equality and we encourage and welcome applications from all sections of the community.