Talent Partner - Retail & Consumer

Canda | Remote job
Flexible hours
Fully remote
Dog friendly
Employment type
Full time

A bit about us…

At Create and Adapt (Canda) people are at the heart of what we do. Our leaders are passionate about serving you & empowering the team to deliver & grow. We’re building the best in-house talent team in the market by designing our business around what a superstar talent specialist like you needs to develop and succeed both personally and professionally.

You may know us as Create and Adapt, you may know us as Canda (CandA) or you may just know us for being one of the pioneers of the subscription based, in-house talent model. We’re a curious bunch with the propensity to break things, we share a creative approach to talent acquisition, we flex, we adapt and we all work together, as a team. We’re determined to reinvent recruitment. Together, we help transformational companies scale sustainably through building a culture-first, adaptable approach to hiring.

About this role...

We work around the needs of our customers which means we work both remotely and onsite as when required (We have employees all over the world so don’t be afraid to ask!). We work with some of the coolest companies around; We’re proud to count global fashion brands, retail powerhouses and major disruptors in the consumer space among our partners.

We're looking to bring on board a Talent Partner, who will make a significant and positive impact on our growing portfolio of consumer led / retail and fashion brands.

Our Talent Partners are the custodians of the customer experience; working remotely & onsite (virtually or in-person). Supported by our talent associates, internal talent team and infrastructure, you'll be responsible for creating & leading and delivering upon customer hiring strategies. Customers will look to you as the subject matter expert, putting the correct systems & processes in place to target, engage & hire the right candidates, and for building a growing talent community for each customer, whilst working on some intriguing projects along the way. You'll work closely with our leadership team to communicate and build great relationships with our customers - we remain nimble by adapting to their culture so we can create strong partnerships.

We believe in the power of diverse perspectives, and are looking for bold and motivated individuals who are passionate about making a positive change to the industry, and are excited to work in and around the amazing brands within our portfolio.

What’s in it for you…

  • A structured career path, progression framework and learning schedule

  • Weekly team socials, catch ups and ideas sessions

  • All of the latest tech and tools you need to get the job done

  • A culture of learning: Regular knowledge-sharing and training sessions

  • 30 days’ holiday pa (+Bank Holidays), and we encourage you to use them all up!

  • Personal Learning + Development budget paid yearly + study days

  • Personal well-being budget paid monthly

  • Quarterly bonus

  • WFH set up bonus upon joining

  • Early finish Fridays

  • Enhanced maternity/ paternity leave

A Note to Candidates:

Studies have shown that women and people of colour are less likely to apply for jobs unless they believe they meet every single one of the qualifications as described in a job description. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive company and we are most interested in finding the BEST candidate for the job. That candidate may be one who comes from a less traditional background, and that’s okay. We would strongly encourage you to apply, even if you don’t believe you meet every one of the qualifications described.

A bit about you...

  • You’ll love all things people, you’ll know what it takes to get things done in a busy talent role, will be comfortable navigating the end-to-end of the process and happy to be hands on at every point from strategy to delivery.

  • You'll have a genuine curiosity and love for all things consumer

  • You'll keep your finger on the pulse, able to be an expert advisor for both our customers as well as internally on everything that's happening in the world of talent and how to attract top talent.

  • You'll be experienced in developing targeted campaigns for hiring a broad range of roles both in-store and back at HQ.

  • A people magnet, problem solver and general doer, you’ll enjoy a varied and challenging workload where no one day is the same.

  • Solid stakeholder experience, passionate about customer service and building honest and lasting relationships.

  • You want to continually learn and develop and be excited to work as part of a genuinely collaborative team.

Flexible hours
Fully remote
Dog friendly