Trainee Headhunter - Executive Search Recruitment

Salary: £20,000 + Uncapped Commission + benefits + OTE
Location: North West, Manchester
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Sales, Recruitment

Graduate Researcher/Headhunter - Manchester city centre. Base £20,000. OTE £30,000 - £35,000. Graduate entry-level position, no experience needed. Training Provided.


Vine Graduate are working with an Executive Search Company within the Legal sector. Executive Search in recruitment means this company work with retained clients and with candidates between salaries on £50k - £100k. Therefore, more research is needed to find the right candidate.


Currently a small team with plans to triple this year, they are after 5 graduates to join immediately in Manchester. The Legal sector is one of the most lucrative areas of the recruitment industry, therefore a great industry to join if money is what you’re after.  


What’s on offer for a Graduate Researcher/Headhunter?

·        Basic salary of £20k

·        Potential to earn £30k-35k in year 1

·        Grow with the company, this is a career not just a job

·        A boutique company, means great visibility and scope for progression

·        Prime office location in the city centre

·        Quick progression

·        Tailored training to you

·        Uncapped Commission

·        Monthly team drinks

·        Staff parties and company dinners

·        Quarterly bonus


The Role of a Graduate Researcher/Headhunter:

·        Headhunt the best candidates on the market

·        Interview and qualify candidates for specific roles in line with client briefs

·        Research client roles by mapping industries, new technologies and new sources

·        Search for fresh candidates to approach on the market using search techniques, job boards and databases

·        Once suitable candidates are found you will pass them onto a Senior Researcher who will deal with the rest of the process


Ideal Candidate for a Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant:

·        Degree educated, law degree preferable

·        Thick skinned

·        High attention to detail

·        Strong research skills

·        Self-motivation

·        Ambition

·        Hardworking

·        Outgoing

·        Competitive

·        Money motivated

·        Strong communication skills

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.


Alternatively, if this does not match your aspirations but you know someone who would fit this role perfectly then Vine Graduate will pay £250 per placed referral for candidates with 0-6 month’s recruitment experience and £500 for over 6 months experience.


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. 


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