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Branch Recruitment Manager of Unitemps

Last updated: 15 Jun 2018

  • Reports to: Managing Director
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Department: Unitemps
  • Locations: Salford

About Us

Salford Professional Development helps delegates to achieve their career goals through lifelong learning and development programmes that draw upon over years of educational excellence.

Continued professional development (CPD) is fundamental to career progression, helping people to learn new skills, keep up with the changing demands of the workplace and gain valuable qualifications in the process.

With this in mind, Salford Professional Development has been established with the aim of consolidating the University’s expertise in this area, providing a wide selection of courses that have been designed specifically to further the careers of those who study with us.

About the Role

The role

A fantastic opportunity has come up as the head of Salford’s on-campus recruitment agency. Unitemps is an exciting and different kind of business in the recruitment world. It combines a student employability ethos with a professional approach.  

With support from the Unitemps franchise network, you will grow and develop this successful agency, providing temporary staffing solutions to internal university departments and commercial clients in Greater Manchester.

We are seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial flair, excellent project management skills and the ability to build relationships with many different stakeholders.

As the head, you will be involved in the full spectrum of development and marketing activities to expand operations and raise awareness of Unitemps as a brand. You will be responsible for motivating your team to provide effective recruitment solutions and achieve targets.

The University of Salford has a wealth of students undertaking courses that make them invaluable to employers across Greater Manchester. You will be joining the business at a crucial time as we expand our offer to a wide network of employers who have an interest in working with our skilled students and graduates.

Essential competencies  

  • Ability to lead and motive a team
  • Ability to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Established skills in business development
  • Knowledge of HR and the recruitment sector
  • Experience of working in a higher education setting
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Skills in successful financial management and meeting targets
  • Experience of implementing operational change and policy update

Application Details

Those interested in applying for this role should send a CV and covering letter (no more than 300 words) detailing how they meet the person specification to careers-spd@salford.ac.uk

This vacancy is issued on 12th June 2018.  Applications are encouraged as soon as possible and it is hoped that a suitable applicant will be identified by early July 2018.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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