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Talent Acquisition Lead - Frankfurt

Contract type: Permanent

Category: HR Including all specialist functions

Location: Frankfurt

Whitbread is the driving force behind Premier Inn, the UK's largest hotel brand, and we're making waves in Germany.

Despite challenges posed by the pandemic, our unique ownership model has propelled us to 56 hotels across Germany in just over 2 years.

We're expanding rapidly in Germany, offering quality accommodation at unbeatable prices. Now, we're on the lookout for a talented Talent Acquisition Leader to join our team in Frankfurt.

As our Talent Leader, you'll direct recruitment efforts to support our operations across the region. Based in Frankfurt, you'll lead a dynamic team dedicated to filling key roles that keep our client-facing business running smoothly.

Location: Europa-Allee 22, 60327 Frankfurt am Main Germany

Why You’ll Love It Here

  • A permanent employment contract with 30 days' holiday.
  • Possibility to take over your existing BAV contract, as well as partial financing of a direct insurance for the company pension scheme from the time you join the company..
  • An unbeatable employee rate in our hotels and restaurants worldwide.

Hybrid working model (with the possibility of 2 days per week working from home)

What You’ll Do

  • Leading a team that recruits for customer-facing roles in Germany.
  •  Collaborating across functions to optimize talent acquisition for these crucial positions using market data.
  •  Improving hiring efficiency for swift and effective customer service.
  • Reporting on KPIs and process enhancements based on data insights.
  • Contributing to German Talent Acquisition leadership and leading impactful projects tailored for customer-facing roles.

What We Need

  • Experience as a people leader in Talent Acquisition in an agile, fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity via previous role scope.
  • Strong reporting and analytical skills
  • Fluency in English and German.
  • Strong reporting and analytics skills

Be part of our German recruitment team

People are at the core of our business. Making memorable experiences for guests takes skill, understanding and adaptability, all skills that our people bring. It’s thanks to them that we’re where we are, and we want that to continue. Bringing the right people into the business, and supporting their development is in the hands of the HR team. Getting it right means creating an environment where everyone can thrive, individuals, teams, our guests, and our brands.


We believe that everyone is unique and there should be no barriers to entry and no limits to ambition. We are committed to being an inclusive organisation that values diversity and welcomes your application whatever your background or situation.

Under-represented groups such as women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities & members of the LGBTQIA+ community (those who identify as lesbian, gay, bi, trans and non-binary or those who use a different LGBTQIA+ term), are strongly encouraged to build a career with us. Speak to us about workplace adjustments, part-time and flexible working. Where possible we will support this.

Job ref: 829204-2028
Advertised: 19 Mar 2024

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