Junior Talent Acquisition Partner - Engineering & Research - 12 month FTC


Malmesbury - United Kingdom


Talent Acquisition at Dyson is fast paced, results driven and satisfyingly challenging.  All this leads to an incredibly rewarding role where you will be integrated into your business areas and provide a proactive and value-added recruitment partnership. 

This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking for their first in-house role. You’ll collaborate with the engineering and research functions at Dyson whilst being supported by Senior Talent Acquisition Partners.

You’ll need to be happy being “hands on” and using tools like LinkedIn Recruiter and our inhouse database to source and attract niche skill sets. The projects you’ll hire for have a huge impact on Dyson’s product portfolio so you’ll gain an understanding of business strategy and Dyson’s growth plans.


  • You'll be a proactive; delivering an operational and added value recruitment service
  • Partner with internal business partners and Senior Talent Acquisition team to devise intelligent recruitment strategies
  • Autonomously run end to end recruitment including candidate sourcing, reviewing applications, interviewing and assessment.
  • Partner proactively with HRBPs and hiring managers to understand the future needs of the business and understand its implications for talent management and resourcing.
  • Maintain a high level of market awareness and best practice, advising the business on specific trends and updates that will affect resourcing.
  • Source, screen, interview, offer and negotiate with candidates to hire the best person for Dyson


  • Ability to source for multiple business functions across R&D
  • Strong experience of delivering hires via direct sourcing activity utilising various (relevant) channels.
  • Good understanding of recruitment/employment law.
  • Excellent project co-ordination skills with the ability to prioritise effectively.
  • An inquisitive mind; persuasive and tenacious


  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Sport centre
  • Free on-site parking
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 24 June 2019