Recruitment Advisor (12 month FTC)

  • Crawley, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

CGG ( is a global geoscience technology leader. Employing around 3,700 people worldwide, CGG provides a comprehensive range of data, products, services and solutions that support our clients to more efficiently and responsibly solve complex natural resource, environmental and infrastructure challenges.

Our subsurface imaging specialists are constantly pushing the boundaries to discover new innovations. Our global network of centers provides region-specific expertise, outstanding service and remarkable technology in every image.

Job Description

Working as part of the UK HR Department and reporting to the HR Manager, the Recruitment Advisor will be responsible for leading the operational recruitment activities within the UK, with the support of the HR Business Partners.

The scope of the vacancies will range from graduate recruitment, through to senior level hires, within different business lines across office locations in West Sussex, North Wales, Kent and Scotland.

The recruitment Advisor will use their existing knowledge and expertise to manage operational recruitment activities (generation of new roles, through to advertising campaigns, interviewing and offer management), conduct senior level headhunting, manage the preferred supplier list, update and review recruitment processes, policies and interview documentation and produce MI reporting and analysis.

A large proportion of the recruitment activity will focus on STEM graduate level hires and therefore the Advisor will also be responsible for supporting the existing team with the management of all UK Graduate and Internship programmes.

This activity will involve managing the Video Interviewing and Survey tools, planning the strategy for the UK and European on campus careers events, assisting with the organisation of said events and renewing / reviewing online advertising contracts and sponsorship opportunities.

The Recruitment Advisor will also have responsibility for taking the lead on researching and developing new methods of talent attraction, in alignment with changes in the graduate / STEM market, MI reporting results and feedback from events. This will include working with the corporate communications team to produce print and digital marketing, managing post event communications with students and the management of CGG’s campus ambassador programme.  

Person Spec

  • Ability to build relationships internally with wider team and senior line managers, as well as externally with University contacts and candidates
  • Innovative and creative problem solving skills
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Fantastic communication skills – written and verbal
  • Proactive mind-set, with the ability to make connections between HR topics / projects


  • Fantastic Microsoft office experience, including advanced Excel skills
  • Developing competency based interviewing experience
  • Developed administration skills
  • A developing knowledge of Employment Law / HR Practices

Additional Information

We recognise the importance of work life balance for our employees, which is supported through our flexible working and relaxed dress code policies.

We recognise and actively support the wellbeing of our staff through many different initiatives;

  • Promoting active lifestyles
  • Regular social club events, spontaneous reward events throughout the year
  • Many discounts schemes, including Gym membership and a cycle purchase scheme

We encourage and actively support a strong sense of community, through volunteering and various company initiatives, as well as a strong company commitment to protecting our environment through sustainable solutions, energy saving and waste reduction enterprises.

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