Recruitment Consultant Apprentice Amazon UK Services Limited

Do you possess an entrepreneurial outlook with a passion for candidate talent search and engagement? In this role, every day brings new challenges and discoveries. You'll collaborate with teams whose priorities are talent acquisition process improvement and strategy development, so if this excites you, then it's a great role for you!

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £33,592.00

  • Working week

    Apprentices will work a 40-hour working week. Mon-Fri, times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    11 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000217765

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Where you start with Amazon doesn’t determine the course of your career, so many of our apprentices develop themselves beyond their wildest imaginations, and we truly value early talent and your thoughts, ideas and contributions. Within your role, you’ll be encouraged to, and inspired to, make an impact, developing skills for life throughout.

In this role, every day brings new challenges and discoveries. You'll collaborate with teams whose priorities are talent acquisition process improvement and strategy development. Your innovative ideas will be celebrated. You will thrive in a service-oriented culture. This is the perfect recipe for delivering efficient, effective, and quality-driven service to both our internal and external customers.

You will learn the following as you progress through your course:

  • Identifying and contacting potential job candidates.
  • Conducting and scheduling candidate interviews and assessments.
  • Liaising with hiring managers to understand their hiring needs.
  • Matching candidates to job openings.
  • Providing guidance and advice to candidates throughout the recruitment process.
  • Maintaining accurate records of candidate information.
  • Keeping up-to-date with industry trends and job market developments.
  • Maintaining hiring data points and analysing trends.

In this role, every day brings new challenges and discoveries. You'll collaborate with teams whose priorities are talent acquisition process improvement and strategy development. Your innovative ideas will be celebrated. You will thrive in a service-oriented culture. This is the perfect recipe for delivering efficient, effective, and quality-driven service to both our internal and external customers.

You'll need to have a bias for action, the ambition to deliver results and collaborate and build trust, with an overarching passion to learn and be curious. To be a success, you will need to be committed to your own development and be prepared to make the most of the opportunities, practical experience and qualifications given to you. In return, we provide first class on the job coaching, specialist partner training and unparalleled experience working in a diverse, innovative environment where you will be challenged to excel and positively contribute.

At Amazon, we strive to be the Earth’s most customer-centric company. We put our customers first and strive to meet their unmet needs worldwide. We have a passion for invention, drive a commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Working here means being entrepreneurial, being customer obsessed, thinking big and challenging the status quo, whilst working collaboratively to make the impossible a reality. Trust and empowerment are paramount to the way we work – it’s what allows us to do things differently as well as be bold and creative.

We’re passionate about our vision and values-lead culture which is governed by our leadership principles, and we are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we’re building a truly inclusive workplace where all our colleagues have the chance to make a real difference.

The training you will be getting

As well as learning key skills, you will be working towards the Level 3 Recruitment Consultant Apprenticeship standard. Training will be delivered in a mix of remote and face-to-face sessions. Each week Apprentices will be allocated time away from their day to day roles to work on their Apprenticeship studies. You will spend approximately 80% of your working week learning from skilled members of the team whilst supporting learning on the job.

The apprenticeship will run for 18 months, at the end of which you will be eligible to apply for higher roles in relevant teams within Amazon or anywhere in the industry. This is the ideal opportunity to get valuable work-experience at Amazon, as well as gaining a relevant qualification funded by Amazon.

Throughout the apprenticeship, you will work alongside the team, supporting with day to day tasks learning how Amazon works and delivers for its customers. As your knowledge and skills increase over the duration of the scheme, you will have opportunities to be part of and lead projects, making a difference to customers. The on-the-job experience will help you build a portfolio of evidence towards your apprenticeship. You will be given dedicated time to focus on your studies to help you stay on track and work towards successfully completing your qualification(s). 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once you have successfully completed your Recruitment Consultant Apprenticeship you will be able to apply for relevant roles across the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 3 subjects including English and Math (Grade 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

This is based at a corporate office and you are required to work form your office location 5 days per week.

About the employer

Amazon offers a range of opportunities to suit candidates with different backgrounds, qualifications and career aspirations. That is why we believe it is the perfect place to learn new skills. We believe that building a culture that is welcoming and inclusive is integral to people doing their best work and is essential to what we can achieve as a company. We take steps to ensure our colleagues have a sense of belonging, value, and opportunity.

Employer

Amazon UK Services Limited

Address

1 Principal Place

Worship Street

London

EC2A 2FA

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Training

Training provider

To be confirmed

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Recruitment consultant

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Feb 2024