​What is Recruitment Consultant?

A Recruitment Consultant is a professional responsible for attracting candidates for job opportunities and matching them to freelance and permanent position with clients. At this level you may also have responsibilities with clients, depending on your ability and experience. 

What skills do I need to succeed as a Recruitment Consultant?

  • Good communications skills

  • Excellent written skills

  • Be persuasive, patient and persistent

  • Be flexible and have the ability to adapt

  • Ability to prioritise

  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure

What are the typical duties and activities for a Recruitment Consultant?

Typical duties and activities undertaken by Recruitment Consultants include:

  • Advertising job vacancies across multiple channels, including job boards, email marketing and social media

  • Researching companies, professions and specific sectors

  • Maintaining and updating the company database

  • Obtaining references

  • Networking with candidates via phone, email and face to face meetings

What can you earn as a Recruitment Consultant?

We offer Recruitment Consultants a basic salary of £20,000 to £23,000 per annum, dependant on experience. On top of this your on-target earnings (OTE) offers you the ability to earn a lot more, which for successful Trainee Recruitment Consultants can be anything up to £80,000+ on top of you basic salary. Our on-target earnings (OTE) are uncapped meaning you really are in control of what you are able to earn. 

What rewards and benefits will you receive as a Recruitment Consultant?

We offer some of the best rewards, incentives and benefits in the recruitment industry. Due to our flexible benefit scheme you can tailor your benefits to fir with your lifestyle and needs. This can be anything from cash alternatives, medical insurance too vouchers to spend on yourself.

As for rewards, we offer four quarterly trips away to a European destination, past trips have included Barcelona, Paris, Nice, Berlin and Copenhagen. We offer a yearly super trip to a world destination, past trips have included Las Vega, Cancun and New York. We offer two lunch targets per year, which is always at a prestigious location plus loads of other weekly and monthly incentives. 

What training is offered to Recruitment Consultants?

We believe for you to be the best Recruitment Consultant you need to work with and be helped by the best! With this in mind all of our sales training is mentor based and “in” the business, with an experienced colleague who has “been there and done it and is still doing it”.

We have a great support network too with access to colleagues across the company from day one. You will be working with real clients and candidates from the outset and as a result you can earn real commission whilst learning.

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New Union Street

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