Recruitment Consultant Graduate Scheme

Salary: £18000 to £30000 + uncapped commission + benefits + OTE
Location: North West, Manchester
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Sales, Recruitment

Want to earn good money and quick? Want to work in a fast paced, target driven environment? Look no further than this role as a graduate trainee recruitment consultant!

WHERE - Manchester City Centre

WHEN - Immediate starts available

Our client is looking for a graduate to join their team as a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant in their Manchester office, located in the Northern Quarter. They recruit into a number of sectors from Marketing to the Built Environment. The office consists of 10 individuals which are specialists in their market, delivery high calibre candidates and much respected service to their clients.

Salary: £18,000-£20,000 at Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant Level

Commission: Realistic (and previously achieved) On Target Earnings - 1st year: £25,000-£35,000 2nd year: £50,000 3rd year: £70,000+

What’s on offer as a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant:

•            Excellent Commission Scheme

•            25 days holiday + your birthday off

•            Contributory Stakeholder Pension Scheme

•            Life Assurance Scheme

•            Duvet Days

•            Free Gym Membership

•            Childcare Vouchers

•            Flexi-Lunches (trade 30 mins to allow time to visit gym/shop/restaurants)

•            Secure Bike storage

•            On-site showers

•            City car availability to travel to sites / clients as necessary

•            Dress-down Fridays

•            16:00 finish on Fridays

•            Free fruit!

The training as a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant

As a trainee, no previous experience is needed, as it will all be taught on the job! You will have close contact with a mentor, completing some theory-based training as well as role plays and scenario-based training. This award-winning training programme won’t throw you in at the deep end!

The Role as a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant:


  1. Resource candidates over the phone, job boards, database, social media
  2. Identify candidates who are fitting to your needs through phone screening and interviewing
  3. Create growth through business development with clients
  4. Communicate with current clients
  5. Write and advertise jobs to attract candidates
  6. Cold calling
  7. Market research to find opportunities


Ideal candidate for a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant:

  1. Minimum 2:2 degree, no specific degree required
  2. Drive and ambition
  3. Competitive, money motivated, presentable
  4. Relationship builder
  5. Ability to negotiation and persuade
  6. Positive and energetic


If you are interested in the role please APPLY NOW!

Due to the huge volume of applications for this graduate scheme, a phone interview will not be guaranteed for all applications. If your CV meets the requirements, we will give you a call to discuss the application further.

Vine Graduate are the UK's leading graduate recruitment to recruitment company and assist graduates take their first steps into the recruitment industry in London, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham.

Vine Graduate recruit in to all specialised sectors of recruitment consultancy including; Technology Recruitment, Finance Recruitment, Oil Recruitment, Gas Recruitment, Energy Recruitment, IT Recruitment, Engineering Recruitment, HR Recruitment, Legal Recruitment, Digital Recruitment, Media Recruitment, Marketing Recruitment, Public Sector Recruitment, International Recruitment, Pharmaceutical Recruitment, Bioscience Recruitment, Procurement Recruitment, Supply Chain Recruitment, Management Recruitment, Executive Search Recruitment, Banking Recruitment, Change Management Recruitment and Insurance Recruitment


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