Talent Acquisition Specialist

Job description

Salary: £35-45k

Based in our office in central Birmingham, with flexible working available

About Amigo

Amigo is disrupting the digital transformation industry. We use our unique technology to help global companies transform better. We have amazing people, technology and case studies, and we are growing rapidly. Amigo is a relaxed and fun place to work, with an outstanding delivery record.

Whilst we love working collaboratively and spending time together in the office, we work flexibly and are open to this role being part-time.

What’s the role?

Are you a superstar Talent Acquisition Specialist who would like to join Amigo in our first recruitment and on-boarding role? Through proactive pipelines and strategic sourcing, you’ll help us to find and hire the best and most diverse talent. You’ll be responsible for making sure every potential employee has a seamless and inspiring experience, from the first contact to joining. You will also help to shape our employer brand, draft job descriptions and adverts, screen and shortlist candidates, as well as own and shape our onboarding programme.

We're a small company, currently growing fast, and we have big ambitions. This gives you the opportunity to grow with the company, and so progress quickly in your career. You will report to our Chief Operating Officer.


Who are we looking for?

You’ll be exceptional at building relationships, asking the right questions and discovering what motivates people. You’ll become an expert on our business and culture so that you can find perfect matches for the roles we require. You’re highly organised, conscientious and literate. You're fun to work with and comfortable in a fast-paced environment. You’ll be able to use your creativity to overcome tricky hiring challenges and be well-versed in using digital channels to find amazing talent. You're happy to roll up your sleeves and get stuck into whatever requires your skills.


We recognise that our people are our most important asset. To that end, we offer benefits including:

Quarterly performance-linked bonus (on average equivalent to 6-10% of salary per annum)

33 days’ holiday (including Bank holidays)

Enhanced Maternity package

Enhanced Paternity package

Share Options scheme

Bike to work scheme

Burrito* Fridays

Company pension scheme

Conference tickets

Discounted gym membership

Free fruit and Nespresso in the office

Rent deposit loan scheme

Season ticket loan scheme

Technology hardware purchase scheme

*It’s not always burritos.


Relevant recruitment experience in-house or in an agency would be of great benefit, as would experience of working with a range of sourcing platforms, including LinkedIn. However, we are interested in you personally, and not just your skills and experience.

These are the key characteristics we apply to everything we do. You will have these too:

Thoughtfulness at start of a project

Communication, helpfulness & openness

Quality & precision throughout

Organisation & structure throughout

Learning & sharing knowledge