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Recruitment Consultant

Food People

Dubai, UAE

Ref: RP846-02

Job description / Role

Food People are the regions first and only end to end food & beverage talent solutions business. We have experienced rapid growth in a short period of time and have secured some of the biggest food & beverage clients in the region.

We are now searching for a Recruitment Consultant to join our team and help support our growth. We are looking for someone with a passion for the food & beverage industry, an entrepreneurial mindset and the desire to learn and grow with Food People.

Main Responsibilities:

• Work with the recruitment team to develop a sourcing strategy for each position/project
• Maintain a constant awareness of what is happening in the business marketplace and more specifically within the global food and beverage industry
• Source active and passive candidates for highly specialised roles
• Develop and maintain a strong network of professional contacts through attending relevant conferences and exhibitions
• Capture relevant information from professionals to enable you to be consultative and demonstrate how they could add value to a business
• Where logistically possible, meet every candidate you represent - We are 100% a quality first approach business and Food People add value because we are industry experts but also because know who we represent on a technical and culture fit perspective
• Coordination and scheduling of interviews
• Track, manage and report on candidate pipelines for current and future positions
• Coordination and effective pipeline management to efficiently move candidates through the recruitment process
• Provide regular status updates to recruiting team stakeholders
• Additional responsibilities as identified.
• Reporting to: Managing Partner
• Other interactions: Research
• Duration: Permanent
• Number required: 1
• Desired start date: Immediate
• Probation: 6


• Highly experienced with candidate sourcing methodologies, candidate selection and behavioural based interviews
• Experience with LinkedIn, boolean search and other sourcing methods and tools
• Organised work style: Effectively manages and prioritises workload, pays attention to detail, assumes and manages multiple tasks without close supervision, adapts to change, and consistently meets deadlines
• Exceptional interpersonal skills and a genuine passion for providing distinguished customer service
• High energy. Flexible and adaptive, with the ability to work well and enjoy a fast-paced environment with minimal direction
• Proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel applications, along with Applicant Tracking Systems.

About the Company

Food People are the region's first end to end talent solutions specialist for the food & beverage industry.

We specialise in the optimisation of the recruitment process; providing food & beverage businesses, a tailored service that reduces time and increases efficiency, whilst sustaining excellent service.

The Food People team have devoted their careers to developing strong global relationships allowing them to access seasoned professionals, game changers and future leaders in the industry.

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Recruitment Consultant salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 5,500

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