Buchanan Graduates

Trainee Management Consultant

Buchanan Graduates

Our client, a well-known, global recruitment consultancy, is looking for a motivated and ambitious Trainee Management Consultant to join their busy team. As a Trainee Management Consultant, you will play a pivotal role in identifying, sourcing, and placing top-tier management candidates within their diverse client base. This entry-level position offers an exciting opportunity to develop essential skills in candidate assessment, client relationship management, and the recruitment process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist senior consultants in conducting thorough candidate searches through various sourcing channels, including databases, social media, networking events, and referrals.
  • Screen and evaluate CVs to identify potential management candidates who match client requirements and organisational needs.
  • Conduct initial phone interviews to assess candidates' qualifications, experience, and career aspirations, while providing a positive candidate experience.
  • Collaborate with senior consultants to develop effective recruitment strategies for specific management positions and industries.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with both candidates and clients, ensuring clear communication and understanding of their needs.
  • Assist in preparing candidates for interviews by providing comprehensive information about the company, position, and interview process.
  • Support in negotiating job offers and employment terms between clients and candidates.
  • Participate in team meetings and training sessions to develop a deep understanding of recruitment best practices and industry trends.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field is preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to engage effectively with candidates, clients, and team members.
  • Passion for recruitment and talent acquisition, with a desire to learn and grow in the industry.
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail, ensuring accurate documentation and candidate tracking.
  • Self-motivated and results-driven attitude, capable of working independently as well as within a collaborative team environment.
  • Proficiency in using recruitment software, databases, and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • High level of professionalism and integrity in dealing with sensitive and confidential information.


  • Comprehensive training program to develop recruitment skills and industry knowledge.
  • Career growth opportunities within our expanding recruitment firm.
  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Lunch Club incentives - Michelin star restaurants.
  • Holiday Club incentives - global loactions.
  • Exposure to a wide range of industries and management positions.
  • Gym membership.
  • Health and wellness benefits.

If you are enthusiastic about launching your career in recruitment, thrive in a fast-paced environment, and are eager to contribute to the success of both candidates and clients, contact us today.

To apply, please submit your CV to:

Alex Hadjithemistou:

+44 (0) 748 888 7599


About Us:

Buchanan Graduates

Buchanan Graduates, through rapid organic growth, is now a market leading recruitment firm and a top supplier to a number of clients including FTSE listed firms.

Our team of consultants come from a variety of backgrounds, but all subscribe to the company ethos of understanding, advising and delivering for our clients & candidates. Buchanan Graduates focus on placing graduates into recruitment and sales positions across the UK and USA. Our passion for achieving results for candidates and clients is unrivalled. www.buchanangraduates.com

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