Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate


Block is an IT innovation business, offering expert consultancy, business transformation and managed services that empower clients to aspire and succeed. Combining deep vertical market expertise with proven technical capability, we work in partnership with our clients to deliver impactful, measurable and sustainable business outcomes ensuring investment priorities are effectively aligned to strategic objectives. Our solutions and services help clients across enterprise, commercial and public sectors to increase productivity, accelerate growth and deliver outstanding user experiences through technology.

The Opportunity

Block is currently in an exciting period of accelerated growth and we are looking for an experienced recruiter to lead the charge and play a critical role in our success story. You will be managing the execution of our recruitment strategy with responsibility for finding, attracting and hiring top tech talent for our organisation. The ideal person will be a self-starter, passionate about tech and understands how it can be applied across various stacks and environments. Autonomous and detail driven in approach, you will continually shape the processes required to identify and hire exceptional people and influence the way we recruit. Delivering a positive and seamless candidate experience is important to us. We are looking for someone who loves sourcing and engaging candidates and managing their experience all the way through the recruitment process.

Core Responsibilities

Build and nurture a talent pipeline via a proactive multi-sourcing approach, including; LinkedIn, job boards, social media platforms, resume data mining and more

Partner effectively with key managers to define requirements and provide advice

Responsible for providing the best candidate experience from first contact to closing an offer.

Take charge of drafting optimised job descriptions and advertisements, leveraging employer brand and tone of voice

Work with Block employees to identify potential candidates within their networks

Manage candidate’s recruitment process via our applicant tracking system

Present status and market trend reports to Senior Leadership Team and report on key performance indicators of recruitment activities

Improve recruitment processes, identifying ways to streamline and make more efficient

Skills & Attributes

Exceptional communication and negotiation skills, both written and verbal

Ability to build strong relationships and rapport with employees and candidates

A passion for providing an excellent candidate experience combined with a knack for managing internal expectations

Hands on problem solver with high quality standards and strong time management skills

Results orientated approach with a growth mindset, willing to innovate and take informed risks to make improvements.

Customer focussed, collaborative and enjoy working in fast paced, ever-changing environment

Tenacious in approach, wanting to source the best candidates possible and having the confidence to close.

Qualifications & Experience

3+ years recruitment experience in the tech industry, working collaboratively with others either in-house or agency

Solid understanding of full-cycle recruiting

Previous experience using Social Media (LinkedIn) and Direct Search to find the right candidates

Detailed understanding of database searching techniques, direct mailing processes, lead generation

Strong interviewing and negotiation skills with ability to identify candidate fit

Experience recruiting multiple roles at a face pace and in high volume.

Strong copy-write experience, for creation of attractive job descriptions and advertisements

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