UK Sourcers News – 21st May 2012

Search Engine News

Google launch Knowledge Graph

Social Media News

By far the biggest news in Social this week was Facebook’s IPO. The Social Networking giant filed the paperwork for its initial public offering on 1st February and began trading last week. Mashable have a section dedicated to the Facebook IPO where you can find out more.

Twitter Confirms 10 million active users in the UK.

Another Pinterest CV caught the attention of the guys over at Simply Zesty this week.

Social Talent Search – Looks like it would be an interesting tool. “Like” on Facebook of follow on Twitter for news.

Opportunities

Jobs for recruiters and sourcers:

Talent Attraction Specialist – Ochre House in Twickenham, UK
Resourcing Manager – in the Clothing team at Tesco
Head of Sourcing – Amazon
Senior Recruiter – NVIDIA – Bristol, UK
Research Associate – EH Partners Executive Search – London
Talent Acquisition Researcher (contract/perm) – Verizon Business in Reading, Berkshire
Recruiters with 10+ Years Experience – Find The Engineer in Bristol

Recruiters and sourcers looking for work:

Senior Recruiter looking for an opportunity in IT/Banking/Finance in London or Sussex

Do you have something you’d like to share with the community? A job, an event or a new product – Just let me know 🙂

About TheSourceress

Katharine Robinson has written 98 post(s) for this blog.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.