OVERVIEW:
At Gymshark, our mission is to unite the conditioning community; committed to building our incredible community of over 9 million social natives through engaging and disruptive tech and content, accessible athletes and awesome products. We are growing at an incredible rate and consistently winning awards and accolades for our people, growth and profitability however our culture with ‘family’ at its core is what sets us apart! We move at pace, putting our community and customer experience first and are focussed on sustainable growth while maintaining our core values. Our people are our difference; everyone is welcome and encouraged to work hard and stay humble!
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:
  • Working with the Head of Talent and Functional Managers to determine current and future staffing needs and understand the priorities in-line with Gymshark’s Product and Global strategy
  • Deployment of the Talent Strategy, facilitating effective implementation of new talent initiatives focused around the Product led campaigns
  • Supporting employer brand initiatives to increase awareness of opportunities within our Product function
  • Managing and maintaining strong relationships with Hiring Managers within the partner areas (role specific Design, Development, Innovation, Product Marketing, Sustainability and Demand Planning)
  • Partner with all stakeholders within the Product function to ensure individual recruitment strategies are delivered
  • Manages the full cycle interview process from sourcing to screening to coordinating interviews to closing candidates and assessment centres
  • Supporting overseas recruitment by understanding and appreciating cultural differences but identifying key Gymshark values and instilling that across global offices
  • Work on strategic projects within the Hiring team that have company-wide impact including; improving interview processes, increasing diversity of candidate pipelines and helping develop the skills of the Hiring team
  • Partner with external agencies as needed including; evaluating, negotiating contracts and managing their partnership with Gymshark
  • Collaborate with the Hong Kong People / Talent Manager to ensure consistency in international recruitment methods
  • Organisational design with the Chief Product Officer (and Directors) to ensure that functional structures are given appropriate consideration and challenge, actioning recruitment needs
  • Sharing knowledge within the People Team and where appropriate, with internal stakeholders for continued professional development
  • Supervise and support Talent Team Executives, building development plans for individuals to help them achieve success
  • Managing and co-ordinating all function led internships and University programs 
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
 
  • Proven experience in managing recruitment, specifically within a Product Function
  • Have great people skills; this team is at the very core of the business and its culture
  • Flexible and pragmatic, you'll be a collaborative team player and be comfortable working in a high pressure, fast paced environment where identifying needs, providing solutions and adding value is a prerequisite
  • Ability to interprets recruitment activity from various channels to communicate to the wider business 
  • Develop a data culture within the Team
  • Uses data to drive management decisions ensuring best practice
  • Keeps up to date with latest recruitment techniques and industry
  • Experience & knowledge of online Applicant Tracking Systems
  • Experience & knowledge of process improvement & development
  • Some international travel will be required for the role
  • Possibly have experience recruiting in-house in more of a startup environment 
  • Are used to working in a fast-paced environment and dealing with shifting priorities
  • Comfortable with change
 

SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE AT GYMSHARK… 

  • Create, believe, lead the strategy and energise the organisation
  • Are comfortable with being uncomfortable
  • Represent our value every day; Family, Transparent, Trusted, Accessible, Inclusive, Caring & Disruptive
  • Understand and can operate in an environment where change is the norm
  • Understand that our community is at the heart of all we do
  • Make a difference, every single day 
  
WHEN YOU’LL HEAR AFTER APPLYING:

We receive loads of applications for roles here at Gymshark. It’s a great problem to have, but it does mean it can take us a little longer to try and give every application the attention it deserves.

Rest assured, we read and respond to every application. After we’ve taken a look at your skills and experience on your application, there’s a number of things that could happen next:

We’ll let you know as soon as possible if it’s not meant to be this time.

If it’s looking promising, we’ll be in touch with an email and a short phone call and understand what sits behind the CV!

If it’s looking really promising, we’ll aim to put some faces to some names and arrange a first interview.

And then if it’s looking really, really promising, we’ll be inviting you in for a second interview and usually a project to assess your skills and capabilities!

Thanks and appreciate you understanding!