Recruitment Administrator
  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 712533
  • Published: Wed 23/11/2022, 16:17 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 11/12/2022, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 6: £27,344 - £31,099
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Shute End/Home Working, Berkshire

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Recruitment Administrator

Recruitment Administrator – 1 year fixed term contract


About WBC

Our vision is for Wokingham Borough Council to be a great place to live, learn, work and grow, as well as being a great place to do business - and we’re committed to making this happen.

It’s our ambition to be the best we can; to stand out as a forward-thinking, customer focused and ambitious employer, developing a culture which is all about being solution-driven.  Together with a nurturing and supportive environment, providing learning and development opportunities, it’s not surprising that 85% of our staff would recommend working here.

Come and join us!


About Us

It’s a really exciting time to join our HR & OD team right now. With a new Assistant Director in place, and a new structure to ensure we are best placed to support business needs, we’ve a number of exciting vacancies to fill which will help us support the Council’s ambitions and aspirations. 

The HR Operations team is responsible for all aspects of the employee lifecycle from recruiting and onboarding of new starters, managing contractual changes to processing leavers. The team look after all the HR systems and data provision requirements along with job evaluation, policies, pay and reward. We also provide administrative support for our learning management system and HR Intranet – the HR Hub. Support is also provided to other HR Teams by way of running reports and assisting with the administration of ER matters. The team are also the first point of contact for HR so are responsible for a number of general HR queries.


 About the Role

The Recruitment Assistant will work very closely with the Resourcing Advisor to provide a vital service for the Council, implementing the practices, procedures and policy relating to resourcing and recruitment activity, as well as providing administrative support for the Resourcing Advisor as required.

This is a really exciting time to join this team as we set off on a journey to trial and evaluate different ways of attracting candidates to WBC and build a brand that reflects who we are as an employer.


About You

This role would suit someone looking for their first role in recruitment and is interested in developing a career within this area. Ideally you'll have an interest in social media and helping candidates and managers to get the best out of the recruitment experience ensuring a first class candidate journey.


Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to be a part of this friendly fun team. For an informal discussion or questions on the role please contact Gemma Baker – HR Operations Manager at or on 07599 103 342.


This job closes at 11pm on Sunday 11th December 2022.

Please be aware that we will be reviewing the applications we receive on a daily basis, and if suitable candidates are identified this advert may close before the closing date. 


Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.


Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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