Oh oh! Awesome! {$ msg.text $} ({$ msg.count $})

Job Description

Location: London, Shoreditch

Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 base salary plus bonus opportunity

“In this role, you will have the opportunity to play a pivotal role in the growth and success of the UK and Irish organization. You’ll have experience in the recruitment industry, and you are eager to share your expertise with us. A challenging, international and fast-paced environment gives you energy” - Dorothea von Gottberg | Area Director UKI

  • Are you up for running and owning the full talent acquisition cycle within a dynamic and creative SaaS environment?
  • Do you strive in an entrepreneurial environment and take a hands-on approach to whatever you do?
  • Are you passionate about the impact you can have on our newly hired and existing colleagues throughout their employee life cycle?
  • Are you super ambitious and looking for a role that you can truly shape and make your own?
  • Do you have a university degree and excelled in work, sports or extracurricular activities?

If your answer is YES to all of the above then we have the perfect opportunity for you! We are currently looking for ambitious professionals to join our growing team in London!

We are looking for a motivated, proactive Talent Acquisition Manager, with the potential to challenge existing norms and really drive Meltwaters headcount growth in the UK and Ireland. You will be responsible for owning the full talent acquisition cycle. You are part of our leadership team and take full ownership for all recruitment, onboarding and employer branding related initiatives in the UK and Ireland. The goal is to build a strong pipeline of high potential candidates to grow our sales teams and contribute to our company vision and mission.

You will work with and learn from great sellers and a strong leadership team, in a supportive environment focused on personal development and career advancement.

The Role:

  • Your role will follow 3 verticals - hiring talent, employer branding and onboarding/development of our new hires
  • You will manage a full cycle hiring process across our offices in London, Dublin, Cardiff and Edinburgh with the opportunity to regularly travel to these locations!
  • You will manage the recruitment pipeline in our ATS (Jobylon), from application to final interview
  • You will ensure our candidates are taken on the best possible journey from start to finish
  • You will work intently with the Sales Directors to develop their headcount goals and build an impressive recruitment strategy for each office
  • Strong capabilities in stakeholder management are required
  • You will be proactive, innovative and creative in all elements of the role
  • You will initiate and lead all our employment branding initiatives
  • You will be responsible for University relations and engagement programmes across the UKI - including attending Career Fairs

Skills & Requirements

Your Qualifications:

  • In true Meltwater fashion…..entrepreneurial spirit, drive & killer instinct!
  • University degree (preferable HR) with strong academic results
  • 1-2 years of full cycle recruitment experience
  • An exceptional communicator, and a strong collaborator who can also be trusted to work independently to deliver on projects
  • Experience using data to drive recruitment pipelines
  • Passion for digital media, technology and what it can do for businesses today
  • Excellent level of proficiency in written and spoken English

What’s in it for you?

  • Hybrid working, with the London office as your base
  • Opportunity to transfer your career internationally once you have made your mark in the UK!
  • Competitive salary and a quarterly bonus structure
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee equity program
  • Cash back health plan
  • Your birthday off!
  • 23-25 days of Holiday per year (plus bank holidays)
  • Collaborative, transparent and fun office culture

Contact Person
Cara Riseborough

About the company

Why Meltwater?

Meltwater has gone from humble beginnings in Oslo, Norway in 2001 to the global leader in media intelligence with 30,000 global clients today. We provide solutions to help modern PR, communication, and marketing professionals better understand their current media landscape, both in the news & social media.

For almost 20 years, Meltwater has maintained a very unique culture based on a foundation and belief in people and the potential they possess, regardless of experience. Our motto? When you have the right people in the right working environment, great things happen. There are 2,000 members of the Meltwater family residing in 55 offices across 25 countries around the world. No matter what office you’re in, you’ll be surrounded by the best colleagues you’ve ever had.

Meltwater employees embody the work-hard, play-hard spirit through our 3 core values- Moro (fun), Enere (number one) and Respect (Respect). These founding principles stem from our Norwegian roots and are why Meltwater has been named a Great Place to Work in several markets across the globe. We have high energy, open concept offices that focus on teamwork and collaboration. We ensure our employees have easy access to management and learn quickly from those around them.

At Meltwater, the average isn’t good enough. Our goal is to build a groundbreaking company supported by a thriving culture in which our people aspire to exceed their personal expectations. We only promote our sales leadership team from within the company, and our goal is to facilitate your long-term professional growth.

Our work is fun, challenging and rewarding, and we’re looking for driven individuals, passionate about learning business by doing it.

Equal Opportunity

Meltwater is firmly committed to affording equal employment opportunities to all candidates and employees alike without regard to race, colour, religion, age, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status disability, veteran status and we treat each individual with respect and dignity.

On-Line Accessibility Directive: If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us here for assistance.

Visit website

Our Location


Follow Meltwater UKI