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Employment & Recruitment Service Manager

Careers and Employability
Salary:   £36,386 to £42,155
Closing Date:   Wednesday 30 November 2022
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1258-22-R

Employment and Recruitment Service Manager

Lancaster University is recruiting for an Employment and Recruitment Service (ERS) Manager to join our team to develop the University’s fast paced and diverse internal and commercial recruitment agency services, and staffing bank. 

Reporting to the Head of Employer Engagement, the post holder will lead the ERS’s end to end recruitment processes payroll and financial functions within the Careers and Employability Service and will manage a team of recruitment advisors and interns to fairly and legally attract candidates, and select, recruit and pay workers for a variety of roles on campus and within the wider labour market.

The successful candidate will play an important part in enhancing the employability skills of our students and graduates, In addition to influencing the professional development and employability of our students and graduates through part time work experience, the post holder will provide human resources solutions to internal and external hiring managers.

You will be systematic in your thinking, confident with IT systems and clearly understand employment and recruitment processes. You will be a passionate team leader and natural networker, who enjoys building and fostering positive professional relationships with a wide range of contacts across the corporate, public and third sectors. You will be future-focused in developing the service offer, working alongside other members of the team, and colleagues within our academic departments, and professional services divisions.

The team is revisiting its structure and focus and therefore this post is offered indefinitely with an end date of 31 July 2023.

If you would like to discuss this role further please contact Head of Employer Engagement and Recruitment Services Tara McLaughlin 

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Please note: Unless specified otherwise in the advert wording, all advertised roles are UK based.

The University provides an environment that strongly supports the individual needs of each employee, whilst promoting the importance of wellbeing for all our colleagues. We have a range of support networks available for our employees, and more information on these can be found on the ‘Working at Lancaster’ information page.


We are committed to family-friendly and flexible working policies on an individual basis. The University recognises and celebrates good employment practice undertaken to address all inequality in higher education.


We warmly welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of their age, religion, gender identity or expression, race, disability or sexual orientation, and are committed to promoting diversity, and equality of opportunity.

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