Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Peterborough



Job Title: Recruitment Coordinator – 18 Month FTC
Salary: £22,022 - £23,400 (Depending on Experience)
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Benefits: 25 days annual leave,
Contributory pension scheme- Caterpillar will double the employee's contribution Up to 10%
Contributory share scheme- Caterpillar will matched 50% of the employee's contribution
CAT Advantage Discount Portal
Onsite Car Parking

Flexible working arrangements will be considered for this role, in-line with the needs of the business.

Who is Caterpillar? What do we do?

Caterpillar is a world leader in construction and mining equipment—creating innovative, cutting-edge products
and services that help our customers build the world around us. With that level of impact comes the platform
to care for the world, we work in. That’s why we lead sustainable green initiatives to preserve the environment,
help reduce poverty with the Caterpillar Foundation and stay involved in the communities we help build.

What will Caterpillar do for you?

From day one, you’re set up to thrive at Caterpillar: helpful training, relatable mentors, global experience, competitive salary package, work-life balance and the growth opportunities you expect with a Fortune 100 company.

You power our success and we are committed to empowering yours. After all, when your work can impact the entire world, it’s important to do work that matters.

The Opportunity

A recruitment coordination position has become available within the EMEA Human Resources team to support UK Graduate and Undergraduate recruitment-related administration campaign. This is a fantastic opportunity for a proactive individual who enjoys building relationships with new people and offers the chance to experience an end to end recruitment campaign for a global organisation.

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

Working in a busy and fast paced environment, you will be providing day to day support to the UK Early Talent Manager to deliver the national Graduate and Undergraduate Recruitment Campaign.

•Supporting Pre-Recruitment & Shortlist Meetings
•Coordinating and attending on-campus activities with partner universities such as career fairs
•Scheduling assessment centres and providing all the necessary documentation such as interview guides/assessor packs
•Liaising with external candidates, internal managers and suppliers to ensure a positive candidate experience
•Ensuring systems and recruitment related trackers are always maintained and up to date
•Managing the Graduate inbox and responding promptly to all queries
•“Engagement Days” – coordinating and attending induction days for the new intake of graduate & placement students
•Promoting the employer brand through social media
•Providing ad hoc administrative support.


Skills and Experience:

Candidates will have gained the following skills and experience through previous roles:

•Previous experience in an administration role
•Experience of working with both internal and external customers
•Ability to build effective relationships and collaborate with various partners both inside and outside of the organisation
•Strong planning and organising skills
•Comfortable to travel within the UK during busy campaign periods

Candidates may have gained the following skills and experience through previous roles:

•Previous Recruitment experience
•Experience using HR systems, such as Workday
•Previous experience working within a matrix organisation
•Experience of / exposure to, working with multiple facilities
•A creative mind and enjoys being innovative to help drive new ways of doing things
•Proficient with Microsoft office, including Excel and PowerPoint

NB. The panel cannot make assumptions when shortlisting therefore please demonstrate your qualifications and experience on your CV relevant to the criteria outlined.
Pending the number of applications, the criteria for the position may be enhanced to facilitate shortlisting.

  • excel
  • human resources
  • powerpoint
  • recruitment
  • social media

About the company

Caterpillar Inc., is an American corporation which designs, manufactures, markets and sells machinery, engines, financial products and insurance to customers via a worldwide dealer network.[3][4] Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.[1] With more than US$89 billion in assets, Caterpillar was ranked number one in its industry and number 44 overall in the 2009 Fortune 500.