Candidate Development Associate

Posted 19 April 2022
Salary£25000 - £30000 per annum + + Monthly Bonus + Bens
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRecruitment Consultancy
Contact NameC&C Search

Job description

C&C Search is currently recruiting for this new opportunity.

Please read through and apply if it is applicable, if not please do not forget our fantastic referral scheme!

The Candidate Development Associates at C&C Search are responsible for developing our greatest asset - our candidates - by attracting, developing and supporting. The team aims to position C&C SEARCH as an agency of choice, by fostering an innovative, collaborative and ultimately supportive candidate experience.

The Candidate Development Associate is responsible for ensuring that you proactively identify talented individuals for a range of career opportunities. You'll build talent maps and talent pipelines, source talent through various channels and initiate relationships and interviews with prospective candidates. You'll contribute ideas and develop initiatives to strengthen our talent acquisition strategy and always strive to create an exceptional experience for world-class talent. You'll also own and contribute to a variety of ad hoc projects relating to recruitment and talent attraction.

At C&C Search, you'll work in an innovative and inclusive culture surrounded by some of the best in their fields. You'll also have the opportunity to learn and grow within a creative team, and have access to ongoing personal and professional development. At C&C Search, we are committed to both your career growth and your work/life balance through our hybrid working model.


  • Act as an ambassador for C&C Search internally and externally, communicating the C&C Search brand, proposition and story.
  • Utilise various innovative direct sourcing techniques, including mining external and internal channels (CV databases, LinkedIn, networking, referrals).
  • Qualify candidates via phone or video screening and formulate talent shortlists for specific vacancies.
  • Coordinate external recruitment advertisements and marketing material.
  • Assess applications, book interviews and communicate outcomes to candidates.
  • Maintain a strong view of the marketplace.
  • Demonstrate candidate management excellence.
  • Manage the applicant tracking system effectively.
  • Build reports and draw out insights to assist in the reduction of time to hire.
  • Complete ad hoc projects related to recruitment and talent attraction to support the Talent Partners.


  • Experience managing and prioritising multiple relationships.
  • Strong commitment to continuous improvement and enjoy working to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to seek new sourcing options, be resilient and develop creative approaches to sourcing and delivering candidates.
  • A passion for people and an ability to identify potential career opportunities for talent.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written.

C&C Search is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to C&C SEARCH's ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Lucy Chamberlain - Founder, mum and food lover!

C&C Search is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.