Recruitment Business Partner

Location Bristol
Discipline: Internal Recruitment
Contact name: Rochelle Ward

Contact email:
Published: about 1 month ago

Flexible & UK Wide

The Recruitment Business Partner is a customer-facing role where you will exceed customer expectations through the delivery of specifically designed recruitment solutions.

​You will be the clients ‘go to’ contact for all recruitment activity, acting as a trusted advisor and providing strategic guidance to your customers.

​As well as owning relationships with key hiring managers and stakeholders, you will be responsible for driving the end-to-end recruitment process and coordinating activity to ensure that the service is effectively delivered. 

​Being fully embedded within your customer, as a Business Partner, you will proactively engage with customer stakeholders, using your recruitment process expertise to successfully guide and drive the talent strategy.

​This will include recommending approaches, promoting best practice processes whilst leading discussions to overcome potential challenges such as talent availability or market expectations. They will also identify opportunities to increase scope of service on the account and make process improvements.


  • The RBP is responsible for the day-to-day management of the customer requirements working closely with and co-ordinating multi-disciplined Support and Delivery Teams.

  • Continuously deliver excellent service levels to the customer in accordance with the agreed SLAs/KPIs .

  • Monitoring the onboarding of new starters and ensuring the experience is positive across both candidate and hiring manger communities.

  • Analyse recruitment data to support the continuous evolution of the service whilst effectively delivering a robust end to end recruitment process.

  • Organising comprehensive requirement briefs with hiring managers, providing market insights and guidance to effectively influence route to market, ultimately securing the best available talent for the customer.

  • In conjunction with the allocated Delivery Teams deploy an effective attraction & selection strategy for each customer requirement.

  • Use of relationship and customer understanding to maximising direct attraction sourcing activity, reducing the number of 3rd party agency placements.

  • Swift process facilitation driving efficiencies and conflict resolution.

  • Working closely with Account Managers and Client Services Director to identify the opportunity for service expansion and alternatives sourcing techniques.

  • Support implementation of strategic initiatives across customer accounts, delivering continuous value to create true value form the solutions deployed.

  • Proactive and effective communication & information sharing to the Client Services team at all times .


  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced challenging environment, effectively managing peaks of demand across multi-disciplined team, within an RPO or MSP solution.

  • Track record of managing complex, high-profile recruitment strategies across multiple requirements.

  • Experience of influencing and enhancing recruitment processes to improve service delivery.

  • Ability to analyse and use Market intelligence and subject matter expertise of recruitment practices and employment trends.

  • Experience of co-ordinating multi-disciplined support and delivery teams ensuring continued service delivery whilst delivering a level of operational efficiency.

  • Demonstrates the ability to understand the customers organisation and resourcing strategies.

  • Deep subject matter expertise in recruitment practices including sourcing strategies, recruitment models and best practice recruitment.

About us:

Navado Talent is a Bristol Rec2Rec serving all recruitment markets across the UK and covering both 180 and 360 recruitment jobs right up to leadership roles. Whether you're looking for a Bristol rec2rec to help you recruit for your team or looking for your next recruitment job Navado needs to be your first call.

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