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On-Boarding Professional

  • Location: Preston
  • Salary: £14.00 - £16.06 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 10 April 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82013_1709115100

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as an Onboarding Professional in Preston 2-3 days per week

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Onboarding Professional to add to their talented, hardworking team in Preston on an initial 12 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £16.06 per hour inside IR35 / Umbrella

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

The key focus of the On-boarding team is to create a positive experience where our new and existing employees feel informed and prepared for their transition either into the business or into a new team/role. The team works collaboratively with functional and operational teams across the business to support the On-boarding pipeline.

  • Building and developing effective and collaborative relationships with colleagues and customers
  • Attend and contribute to daily stand up meetings to review workload/priorities
  • Supporting the maintenance of ServiceNow by responding to tickets and updating Taleo with relevant candidate changes
  • Completing ad-hoc and regular administrative tasks as directed by the On-boarding Team Manager
  • Initiation of pre-screening processes, occupational health & security vetting
  • Monitoring progress & updating the relevant systems to measure time within the recruitment process


  • Previous administration skills and good knowledge of MS Systems
  • Previous knowledge of recruitment processes
  • Great communication and organisational skills


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects
  • Achieve a work/life balance
  • Work on long term contracts
  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company
  • Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Onboarding Professional send your CV to Stella Grundy