Brightside is a Top 20 UK Insurance Broker, with over 500 employees situated in 3 sites, providing a portfolio of insurance products across personal and commercial lines.
Our people are the key to our success. Working for Brightside is about understanding the difference you can make for our customers and for our business. It’s about putting our customers at the heart of everything we do, doing the right things and doing them well.
Challenging the norm and embracing change will make us the best in the market so at Brightside we have created an environment which empowers individuals and rewards hard work.
We have an exciting opportunity available within our Human Resources function for a Resourcing Manager, leading our internal recruitment function across all three of our operations.
The role will be to maintain and develop a high performing in-house resourcing function, providing clear direction to the Business across all 3 operations (Bristol, Southampton & Torquay). Implementing strategies and robust resourcing processes in order to support the Business in recruiting talented individuals, enhancing our employer brand and reducing the utilisation of 3rd party support.
Act as the lead recruiter, supporting the Business in the recruitment of talented individuals at all levels, up to and including senior executive, by building and managing candidate pipelines and ensuring effective talent pooling
Act as the Subject Matter Expert for all recruitment related queries, educating & coaching hiring managers on recruitment best practice including recruitment strategy, interview process and the utilisation of appropriate selection tools
Influence and negotiate with key stakeholders throughout the business, providing insight into the resourcing function, market trends & recruitment strategies
Continually improve company-wide recruitment processes, working with the Head of HR to make suggested changes and improvements
Maintain effective workforce planning tools, working proactively with the business to plan for future anticipated recruitment
Champion best practice and provide sound advice to business leaders on policies and procedures
Experience of working in a high performing resourcing function
Working with and supporting senior stakeholders to ensure HR processes are followed at all times
Using initiative to resolve challenging and difficult situations
Previous experience of working in a regulated environment
Education, Knowledge & Skills
Influencing senior stakeholders
Good level of numeracy and literacy
Excellent IT skills - Experience of using Microsoft office - Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Knowledge of and utilising a variety of Recruitment systems
A level educated or equivalent
Relevant HR or Insurance qualification
Along with a competitive basic salary, we offer:
- 22 days holiday, rising by one each year, up to 27 days in total - plus bank holidays
- A tax efficient salary sacrifice pension scheme
- Support to you and your family through childcare vouchers, a 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme and life assurance
- A Health cash plan allowing the individual to claim for treatments such as dental, optical and wellbeing
- A variety of Staff Discounts covering: Gym memberships, Restaurants, Beauty salons, Spas and much more!!
The role will be based in our Bristol office with occasional travel to our other satellite offices.
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