Recruitment Specialist

Human Resources · Cape Town, Western Cape
Department Human Resources
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Recruitment Specialist 

 

Meet Ozow

Ozow is the future of payment — a world-class easy, automated, and ultra-secure EFT solution that helps customers pay in just a few seconds and merchants can initiate Ozow payments through a variety of payment platforms, such as SMS, eCommerce, eBilling, QR Code and instore Point-of-Sale (POS).


We’re looking for candidates who can inspire us and be inspired by us. Join us on our journey as we become the industry leader that provides the simplest and easiest way to pay. And while we’re on our way to building an inclusive payments market, we’re building an equally inclusive workforce.



More about this Ozow fantastic position

Ozow is looking for a Recruitment Specialist to undertake all hiring activities, from advertising open roles to interviewing candidates and closing hires. Recruitment Specialist responsibilities include connecting with potential candidates online and offline, screening applications and supporting hiring managers. If you have experience evaluating candidates for roles of various fields and seniority levels, we’d like to meet you.


Ultimately, you will be responsible for hiring qualified people while maintaining a positive candidate experience.


Your roles and responsibilities

  • Build and report on quarterly and annual hiring plans
  • Finding candidates who raise the bar for the roles we are looking for and convincing them to join us
  • Getting the word out that Ozow is an amazing place to work
  • Collaborating with our hiring leads to help select the best people for the job and win them over
  • Create and publish job ads in various portals
  • Network with potential hires through professional groups on social media and during events
  • Collaborate with hiring managers to set qualification criteria for future employees
  • Screen resumes and job applications
  • Conduct initial phone screens to create shortlists of qualified candidates
  • Interview candidates in-person for a wide range of roles (junior, senior and executive)
  • Track hiring metrics including time-to-hire, time-to-fill, and source of hire
  • Design, distribute and measure the results of candidate experience surveys
  • Train and advise hiring managers on interviewing techniques and assessment methods
  • Host and participate in job fairs
  • Follow up with candidates throughout the hiring process
  • Maintain a database of potential candidates for future job openings
  • Provide new ways of improving the Recruitment functionality through innovation and automation



Your skills and experience

  • BSc in Human Resources Management, Organizational Psychology, Business Administration or relevant field
  • Proven experience as a Recruitment Specialist, Recruiter or similar role
  • Enjoys building rapport and trust
  • Knowledge of sourcing techniques on social media and niche professional websites like LinkedIn, Facebook, Github and Stack Overflow
  • Familiarity with applicant tracking systems
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  •  Is confident with a positive outlook, likable, upbeat and energetic



Health and safety first

These are unprecedented times and because our people are important to us, health and safety couldn’t be more important to us. We have made sure that our office is a safe place to work and we’ll continue to do so. Our team currently has the flexibility to either work from home or on-site during this time to ensure that we combat the spread of CV-19. 



Our benefits

At Ozow, first and foremost, you’ll get to do meaningful work and grow your career. But we’re also not your average 9-5 company. We work together and play together and because we really care, we offer plenty of perks too.



Some of the things to look forward to

Fitness challenges and healthy eating. Medical and Life insurance plans. Be the hero or toast the hero of the month at first-Friday drinks. Take half a day off from work on your birthday and let us celebrate this special day with you by giving you a little spoil. Your family is our family, they too get spoils and get to join us on special events. Our holistic wellness program will give you access to a toll-free confidential telephonic counseling line which is available in all 11 languages, 365 days a year. We thrive on seeing our team members grow by creating a learning culture and deliberate training programmes. There is so much more where this came from, but enough to get you excited.


If we seem like the kind of forward-thinking, progress-making, energetic company you’ve been waiting for, give us a shout. We’d love to hear from you.

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  • Location
    Cape Town, Western Cape
  • Department
    Human Resources
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced