Graduate Sports Recruitment Consultant - Sports Rec - £40k OTE

Salary: £18000 to £22000 per annum + benefits + OTE + Bonus
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Sales

Sports Recruitment Consultant - £40k OTE

Salary: £18,000- £22,000 Basic, £40,000 1st Year OTE

Location: City of London

After a record breaking year, my client is growing their recruitment business across a number of sectors. Founded in 2002, my client is now recognised as one of the leading executive search and recruitment businesses dedicated to the global sports industry with offices in London, Singapore and Sydney.

We work with a variety of prestigious sports-related clients for their recruitment needs, such as Premiership football clubs, national & international governing bodies, global brands, broadcasters and operators within recruitment.

This recruitment company focusses on placing candidates from middle management to Chief Executive but with a focus on retained and client paid advertising assignments.

Key Responsibilities


Develop a deep understanding of the sports business sector, building continuous knowledge and credibility

Cold calling companies to pull roles

Calling relevant candidates to pitch them suitable roles

Maintenance of the internal database and ensure a high level of data integrity

Build relationships and regularly consult with clients and candidates where appropriate to ensure their recruitment needs are met.

Ensure a business understanding of client's needs including their organisational structure, future recruitment needs and company environment and culture.

Develop in depth market knowledge of clients and react to actively follow up and contact relevant individuals following new announcements

Candidate Generation:

Market mapping and identification of target companies and individuals

Desk based research for identification of targets

Referral led research including coordinating other staff members to access their networks

Cold calling to secure new contacts, names and information

Source new leads through keeping up to date on industry movements/speaking to candidates and clients/ keeping in contact with clients


Full training and development programme

Lunch clubs and company cars for top performers.

Weekly prizes which include Ipads, holidays and lunch clubs

Fun day Fridays once a month


Graduates with an interest in a recruitment career.

A 2:1 or above from a red brick university.

A proven track record of achievement.

A determination to succeed in a sales- based career.

Genuine interest/background in sports

Money motivated with the willingness to work extra hours

This is a recruitment role, submit your CV if you're interested in a career in recruitment.

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