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Bilingual Recruitment Sourcer

Company: Chiltern
Location: Office based in Slough or Maidenhead, Berkshire, UK
Reference: PL-900346a
Closing Date: 22 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

• Recruitment Sourcer who is bilingual required to work for Chiltern • Candidates must be fluent in English plus either German, Italian, Russian or Spanish • Permanent employment contract • Office based role in Slough or Maidenhead, Berkshire, UK


Job Background

  • Recruitment Sourcer who is bilingual required to work for Chiltern
  • Candidates must be fluent in English plus either German, Italian, Russian or Spanish
  • Permanent employment contract
  • Office based role in Slough or Maidenhead, Berkshire, UK



Chiltern, a world renowned leading global Contract Research Organization is seeking top talent for positions within our Recruitment department.  We are seeking a Recruitment Sourcer to join our expanding team in either our Slough or Maidenhead offices in Berkshire.  This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate that has some recruitment experience who is able to use their own initiative.  Ideal candidates will have a good work ethic, enthusiastic attitude and ambitions to develop their career within talent management.  Candidates must be fluent in English plus either German, Italian, Russian or Spanish.  The recruitment sourcer will support the European Recruitment team in building a pipeline of talent, you will also screen candidates, set up interviews, maintain pipelines and hold your own vacancies. 


About the team

We are a proactive, dedicated and well established experienced team that work as a cohesive unit to support Chiltern stakeholders.  The team is based all over Europe.  We service each functional group within the business as well as external vacancies through our Strategic Staffing business so there is a lot of variety.  It is a professional working environment with a good work life balance.  We welcome new ideas and encourage personal development!


Job Primary Functions

  • Create a sourcing pipeline and candidate talent-pool for specific job functions
  • Conduct basic screening activities (availability, location, package expectations) with existing candidates
  • Approach candidates through networking, internet searches, social media, and e-shots
  • Create candidate and competitor lists for Recruiters to target
  • Track competitor salary and benefits information
  • Manage job postings (refreshing on sites, sharing on LinkedIn etc)
  • Maintain accurate and thorough documentation within the company’s ATS
  • Ensure compliance with company’s hiring policies and practices


A comprehensive full job description is available.


Job Qualifications

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent
  • BSc Degree or A Levels preferred
  • Minimum 0 – 2 years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job
  • Ideally some experience with recruiting in the clinical research industry
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of creative sourcing techniques
  • Experience with MS Office (Excel) and social media
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of candidate and internal business data and information during interactions with staff at all levels
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, as well as independently
  • Ability to provide excellent service to both internal and external customers
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, stay focused, and take initiative
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Full and clean driving licence
  • Candidates must have the ability to communicate effectively in English plus either German, Italian, Russian or Spanish
  • Candidates must have the legal authorisation to work in the UK



For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Julia Thomson on +44 (0) 1753 216 725.  To apply, please send your CV to -


About Chiltern:

Chiltern, a global contract research organization, is a leading provider of clinical services and solutions in a variety of therapeutic areas with engagement models for biopharmaceutical and medical device industries. Chiltern’s team of more than 4,300, located across 47 countries, provides comprehensive Clinical Development, Medical & Scientific Affairs, Data & Analysis, Pharmacovigilance and Strategic Regulatory services using a collaborative approach for more efficient clinical trials. Visit to learn more about how Chiltern is Designed Around You®.



Recruiter, Recruitment, Talent Acquisition, Sourcer, Resourcer, Sourcing, Candidate Attraction, Slough, Maidenhead, Berkshire, United Kingdom. 

Chiltern is an EEO / AA Employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.


on application

Position Type

Full Time


Email Julia Thomson -
+44 (0) 1753 216 725

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Contact Information:

Address:  London, UK
171 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
Tel:  +44 (0) 1753 512000
Fax:  +44 (0) 1753 511116
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