About The Role

We have an immediate vacancy for a recruiter within the FDM Ex-Forces Team. This is an exciting and varied role and the successful candidate will assume several responsibilities involving the end-to-end recruitment, placement and on-going support of Ex-Forces personnel into the IT and Project Management sectors.

The ideal candidate will be a good communicator, be target driven, have a good understanding of recruitment and be comfortable with IT terminology and roles; which could include infrastructure, networking, testing, security, development and support functions.

Duties include:

  • First point of contact with Ex-Forces personnel interested in the FDM Ex-Forces Programme
  • Take vacancy details and post job adverts across a range of media outlets
  • ‘Headhunting' – find and approach Ex-Forces personnel for specialist jobs
  • Match role requirements with Ex-Forces personnel
  • Organise and administer internal and external Ex-Forces events
  • Represent FDM Group at Ex-Forces career fairs
  • Conduct telephone interviews
  • Screen and shortlist candidates
  • Data entry and using Salesforce
  • Build and maintain good relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Maintain regular contact with job seekers and accurate record keeping

About You

  • Must be one of the following: Service Leaver, Veteran, Reservist or Military Spouse/Partner
  • Possess a good understanding of IT terminology and skillsets; must be able to translate military experience, IT skills and terminology into civilian language and vice versa
  • Ability to work well under pressure and coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Excellent organisational and administrative skills
  • Excellent communication skills and a professional manner
  • Initiative, flexibility and a willingness to learn new skills
  • Confidence, a good sense of humour and a team player

About Us

FDM Group is a global professional services provider with a focus on IT, working with over 200 clients across multiple business sectors. FDM’s business model is both unique and robust, bringing people and technology together by providing training and career opportunities for people to work with our prestigious clients. With centres across the UK, Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, FDM is one the fastest growing companies in Europe and is listed in the FTSE 250.

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