Recruitment Consultant

Our Recruitment Consultants are the vital link between clients and candidates.

In this demanding yet diverse role, you’ll be developing client relationships through your networking skills whilst also identifying and introducing the highest calibre candidates for various positions you’ll be working on. Using your exceptional customer service and consultancy abilities, you’ll be responsible for generating revenue and building a rewarding and lucrative desk within your sector.

The Role

Generating new business through telephone and face to face communication are key in this role. You’ll be speaking to clients on a daily basis to offer your knowledge and advice as well as various recruitment services including permanent and contract consultancy, exclusivity agreements and retained searches. Whilst building your desk you will also be identifying, attracting and shortlisting candidates for current vacancies and supporting your candidates diligently throughout their recruitment lifecycle.

Leading the candidate’s recruitment journey is a huge part of your role. You’ll be providing advice and guidance on CV writing, interview techniques and offer negotiation to ensure your client and candidate have the most successful start to their new role.

Career Progression

Your professional development is important to us and central to our values. You’ll be offered continuous support throughout your career enabling you to move into Senior, Principal or Team Leader positions using our development matrix. We offer promotional boards three times a year, giving you the opportunity to own your own career growth at your pace in line with the growth of your desk and professional competencies.

Trainee Recruitment
Senior Recruitment
Principal Recruitment
Consultant/Team Leader
Divisional Manager

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