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Contract Talent Partner/ Recruiter

at Kin + Carta Europe

Location: London

Department: Talent Acquisition

About Kin + Carta

Want to help build a world that works better for everyone? Kin + Carta is a global digital transformation consultancy that makes a difference to the billions who now work, play, shop, communicate and share online.

Join 1,600 curious and diverse minds in connecting people, data and technology to produce amazing experiences for some of the world’s most influential companies. Become a maker, builder or creator as we explore the possibilities of sustainable digital technology, helping clients to rapidly innovate, modernise their systems, enable their teams, and optimise for continued growth. 

We focus on tech but we’re a proudly inclusive business with trust and human connection at its heart. People, the planet, and profit matter equally to us which is why we’re a certified B Corporation in the United States and Europe. With additional offices in South America, there is a place for you here wherever you’re based.

The Contract Talent Partner in a nutshell:

We are looking for a Contract Talent Partner to join our growing Talent team to support our ambitious European growth plans, specifically with a focus on hiring contractors. You should be an established Talent Partner/ Recruiter with an existing network of some of the best contract digital talent in the UK market. This role is a 3 month contract with the possibility of extension or a permanent role for the right person. 

You will ensure Kin + Carta is recognised as a market leader and top talent is recruited through a seamless process to help us continue to build great products.

As a Talent Partner at Kin + Carta you will be responsible for managing the end to end contractor recruitment process for various teams as well as supporting Kin + Carta on some internal perm roles when needed. You will be joining an experienced team of Talent Partners and will be part of a very integral team within a people-first technology.

The talent team at Kin + Carta are:

  • Passionate about hiring and all things people related
  • Proactive in growing great teams
  • Able to drive a direct recruitment strategy to enable Kin + Carta to scale and grow fast
  • Passionate about delivering top talent to Kin + Carta 
  • Acting as a trusted partner and advisor for hiring managers and team members
  • Able to work at a fast pace
  • Team players who thrive when working with others in a multi-functional team
  • Actively involved in Kin + Carta life and endeavouring to make Kin + Carta a better place to work
  • Collaborative, knowledge sharing and autonomous in decision making

Requirements for the role:

  • Prior experience of managing the end-to-end recruitment process, from direct sourcing through to role offering and onboarding
  • Proven experience closing candidates, including negotiating contractor day rates
  • A strong understanding of utilising a range of sourcing methodologies to identify and attract top talent
  • Experience in all aspects of contractor paperwork
  • A good understanding of IR35 and all contract employment legislation 
  • Able to manage 3rd party recruiter relationships 
  • Personal commitment to delivering excellent stakeholder consultative skills
  • Experience of working collaboratively in a cross-functional environment
  • Experience of working in a digital consultancy environment

The type of person we would love to meet:

  • You are self-motivated, and organised
  • You are autonomous and able to manage your own workload effectively
  • You are tenacious and keep going until the right candidate is found. 
  • You know the contractor market and are able to educate hiring managers using your knowledge
  • You are empathetic and  self-aware individual, able to build strong relationships internally and with candidates 
  • You are adaptable and excited by working in a fast moving environment 


Our benefits

Curious minds are nurtured at Kin + Carta through a wide range of benefits including:

Continuous learning £1,000 annual learning budget
Hybrid working policy Hybrid remote working policy
Leadership icon Global leadership programmes
Flexible working icon Flexible working hours
present icon Enhanced Christmas leave
dog icon Dog friendly offices
Discounted private healthcare Subsidised private healthcare
Affordable gym membership Discounted gym membership

Apply for this role

Whoever you are, wherever you’re from and whoever you love, you’ll find an open door at Kin + Carta. It’s yours to walk through if you’re passionate about building a better world for everyone, and you’re keen to be part of a diverse and inclusive culture that plays to people’s strengths and thrives on togetherness.