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Intern- Talent Acquisition

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : SG-702
  • Location: Singapore
  • Sector: Internal Recruitment
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Date posted: 26/06/2019

So, you’ve finally reached the stage that you need to have a productive and rewarding internship experience and have begun the meticulous task of surfing the Internet for a job. More so, you are eager to kick-start your career preview relevant to what you enjoy doing but don’t know where to begin.

When faced with such a challenge, most people forget to ask themselves what industry can support their
unique skill set. Perhaps you’re tenacious and thrive in a competitive environment, or find enjoyment when
tasked with autonomous projects. Maybe you’re articulate and find it easy communicating your ideas to others, or
simply confident when speaking over the telephone. No matter what context, all of these skills are valuable to an

In fact, these same skills are most attractive to the recruitment industry.

Why Recruitment?

Forget the notion that recruitment is only open to graduates with sales experience or a business degree
- it just isn’t that kind of role. Even without pre-existing sector knowledge, trainee recruitment consultants have enormous potential to excel. In fact, consultants have a multifaceted role that goes beyond recruitment.

Recruiters are also effective networkers, business consultants, marketers, interviewers, strategists and
problem-solvers - often all on the same day - as they aim to deliver staffing solutions to companies and job

It will be a great exposure to the chosen intern to work with our Internal Talent Acquisition team in identifying the best talents by being part of the selection process.

What does your day-to-day entail?

  • Getting clear assignments involving talent mapping and candidate screening
  • Sitting-in some interview as part of industry/ job exposure
  • Spending time with experienced Recruitment Managers and sourcing/talent matching for selected challenging requirements 
  • Exposure to the different hiring tools and being able to work on talent acquisition projects

    How does a successful candidate look like?

  • You are driven to learn and have a degree of confidence to face stakeholders within the region
  • You are keen to participate in graduate hiring activities or efforts 
  • You want to be involved in the team's efforts to improve our market visibility for employer branding initiatives involving Instagram. Linkedin and Glassdoor. 
  • You are adaptable, eager to learn, solutions-oriented and have a high regard for quality of work
  • You are currently enrolled in a university/college requiring you to do internship and will allow you to do so for atleast 3 months
  • You are currently locally based in Singapore

    At the end of your journey in Spencer Ogden as an Intern, you will have an overall idea about the the industry and recruitment as a skill set- be it as a 360 Sales recruiter or an internal recruiter.

    We look forward to getting to know you! Please reach out directly to and submit your most updated CV.