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We are currently looking for a Direct Resourcer to join our successful Resourcing Team based at Societe Generale in London but sourcing for the Swiss market. The role forms part of our drive to maintain and increase our direct delivery of candidates at all levels of seniority across the business lines based in Switzerland. The Resourcing Team is growing and has an exceptional level of delivery to the business so you must be ready for the challenge and demands from the bank but also to join a successful delivery team.

Purpose of the job:
To provide a high standard of candidate experience for the brands we represent to active candidates in the market. Ensure relevant and up to date recruitment advice is provided to the onsite teams for each recruitment transaction. To be responsible for the candidate engagement relationship whilst in process for your own job requisitions and support other team members when appropriate. To operate a high volume / lower value recruitment desk with energy and speed to ensure positive commercial results for all parties concerned.

Key activities:


● Responsible for the end to end candidate engagement lifecycle for entry level professional roles.
● Effectively establish, drive and maintain key candidate relationships in order to build credibility and trust to ensure smooth delivery through the selection process.
● Operate with speed and energy to ensure large numbers of candidates are engaged and processed effectively, understanding the need to deliver against volume roles.
● Utilise all digital sourcing tools to best commercial practice to ensure the appropriate route to market is used at all times.
● Operate as Brand Ambassador for the client at all times.
● Attend regular business meetings to provide updates on sourcing progress, and endeavour to provide visibility of ‘the market’ for the onsite teams
● Update Operations Model / ATS / CRM as appropriate
● Ensure best practice is maintained throughout all processes and procedure
● Ensure compliance is adhered to throughout the recruitment end to end process
● Work closely with the overall team to ensure client Service level Agreements
● Management of stats and MI data for client and RSR business overall
● Maintain knowledge of Employment Law Legislation
● Ensure personal objectives are strived for and achieved
● System maintenance to ensure information is accurate at all times
● Adhoc recruitment projects i.e: recruitment campaign management

Key Relationships:
External: Candidates in the market - passive and active. Client stakeholders where appropriate.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities



5 GCSE Grade B and above, 2 A-Levels grade C and above or equivalent relevant business experience

Experience of using digital sourcing tools

Knowledge & Skills:

Knowledge and proven experience of sourcing candidates through varied sourcing techniques is desirable

Understanding of the recruitment industry is desirable

Exposure to candidate engagement is desirable

Microsoft Office (Excel/PPT/Word/Gmail)

Excellent communications, influencing and negotiations skills

Knowledge of current trends and best practices in RPO and or MSP to include recruitment and sourcing.

Evidence that you can work well under pressure

Evidence of high volume recruitment process operations

Evidence that you are an excellent team player 


Experience of working in a team whilst achieving personal goals.

Demonstrated ability to meet goals and deadlines.


Agile, inquisitive, flexible, decisive

Put people first, listen, trustworthy

Ability to overcome problems and help us to deliver

Work in partnership

Expert, inspiring, ambitious

Delivery and targets focused, can make things simple, practical, reliable

Democratic, open, honest 


Excellent command of the French and English languages (written and spoken)


If you feel you have the required experience and qualifications, then please apply to the SG Resourcing Team, and we will manage your application. At Societe Generale, we believe our people are our strength and are core to the success of our business. As such, we search for, recruit and appoint the best available person on the basis of aptitude and ability, regardless of sex, marital or civil partnership status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, pregnancy, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, belief or gender reassignment.


People join for the impact they can have on us. They stay for the impact we have on them. A flatter structure offers visibility and exposure beyond that of our competitors, so you know our names, and we know yours. It's personable, human, and inspires success through passion. By encouraging open mindedness and a willingness to share ideas, we have adapted to market changes and thrived through innovation. Bringing words like “hard work” and “dedication” together with “community” and “respect” has enabled us to work collaboratively and build our future together. We call this Team Spirit and it's what makes us different. It's what makes you different.
Job code: 16000L56
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 01/07/2019
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