Recruitment Talent Pooler

Recruitment Talent Pooler

  • Location


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £16k - 21k per year

  • Contact:

    Nicola Klein

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

  • Job ref:

    27080 - NK

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Job reference:

    27080 - NK

  • Consultant:

    Nicola Klein

Recruitment Talent Pooler

About us

Principal People are the leading Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality, Sustainability and CSR Recruitment organisation in the UK.

We work with clients in a wide range of industry areas across the UK and Globally, working with brands such as Gucci, Balfour Beatty, Formula E, Travis Perkins, M&S, Body Shop, Deliveroo, Sky, IKEA, Heathrow Airport, Rolls Royce, Muller, Dominos, Costa Coffee, and ITV, just to name a few!

Placing exceptional candidates in HSEQ, CSR and Sustainability jobs since 1986, our enviable reputation in the industry and knowledge of our market provides exceptional service and search solutions across the globe.

Our charitable initiative Safety4Good, which we developed alongside some of the most prominent Health and safety Leaders, helps us to raise the positive profile of the profession, whilst supporting a number of worthwhile charities and NPO’s.  Personal growth and development of up-and-coming talent is key to us, and Safety4Good enables us to support the development of health and safety professionals, as well as our own incredible team. 

Recruitment Talent Pooler

The Role

Offers a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a passion for customer service, providing significant possibilities to grow and expand your career in the future.

Absolutely no experience is necessary, as this is an entry-level position and full training will be provided. Please note that while this role is working within our recruitment business, sales does not form any part of this position.

We are a passionate business, who do all that we can to offer a great working environment to reward our amazing team.  Principal People are proud to hold a 4.8/5 rating on Glassdoor. We have grown by 600% over the past 5 years and having recovered the business through the global pandemic, we are now recruiting a number of roles to enable us to continue our growth.

What does it mean to work in recruitment?

Recruitment put simply, is finding the right candidates for another business.  Our Recruitment Consultants spend their days building relationships with businesses, whilst our Resourcing Partners spend their time finding the right candidates for our clients and as a Recruitment Talent Pooler, you will be supporting our incredible team of Resourcing Partners. 

As a Recruitment Talent Pooler, you will start with administration and answering the telephones, before building in confidence and progressing. 

You will have responsibility for:

  • Contacting candidates who have applied for our live vacancies, to ask a few initial questions before progressing them to a Resourcing Partner internally
  • Answering the busy phoneline, transferring calls and taking messages
  • As you progress with the business; actively talent pooling to support the team – this means building lists of candidates who would be suitable for upcoming and existing vacancies across the areas we recruit within
  • Engagement with our customer base, finding out what role they are seeking and updating information on our central database

Salary and Package

  • £16,000 to £21,000 basic salary  
  • Support team bonus, paid quarterly 
  • 25 days AL + Bank Holidays and increase by 1 every year of service up to (32 days)
  • Phone Allowance £10 per month
  • Wellbeing Allowance £30 per month
  • Pension
  • 8 Days Parental Leave a year
  • Team Holidays
  • Half year family party
  • Companywide Quarterly celebrations (Meals out, parties, team building etc.)
  • Team Quarterly celebrations (Meals out, parties, team building, golf day, spa day)
  • Monthly High Achievers Lunch Club
  • Private Medical
  • Flexible working
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Annual support team celebration
  • Funded Training and Qualifications where required

Please contact Nicky Klein to register your interest in this role; nicky@principalpeople.co.uk

Principal People are always keen to secure amazing talent for our business.  Should this role not be for you but you are interested in joining our fantastic team, please reach out to see what other opportunities we have available.  Contact; nicky@principalpeople.co.uk