Trainee Recruitment Consultant

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Do you have great communication skills?

Are you motivated by working in a fast-paced, target driven environment?

Would you like to be financially rewarded for your hard work?

If so, maybe you should be considering a career in Recruitment.

Who are we?

Page Personnel is one of the leading Specialist Recruitment Agencies in the UK. We cover over 25 different specialisms, supplying the best talent into various markets from Property & Construction to Finance to Sales and Marketing. We have been recognised nine times by The Sunday Times as one of the best companies to work for in the UK with top scores for management, leadership and personal growth.

About the role

The role of a Recruitment Consultant is challenging, and no day is the same. At Page Personnel you will be managing a 360 recruitment process, meaning that you will be liaising with both Clients (businesses looking to recruit) and Candidates (individuals seeking employment) from start to finish. Some of the duties of Recruitment Consultant include –

· Cold-calling prospective new clients

· Selling your personal brand and the Page Personnel brand

· Negotiation your own charge rates with clients

· Attending face to face or virtual client meetings

· Attracting and screening the best candidates in your market

· Proactively selling your candidates into the market

· Selling employment opportunities to your candidates

· Assisting with the client’s interview process

· Maintaining long lasting, continuous relationships with both your clients and candidates

Who we are looking for?

Due to the exceptional training on offer at Page Personnel, we are able to consider candidates from all walks of life. Whether you are a recent Graduate, someone looking for a complete career change or perhaps a parent returning to work, you could have a successful career in recruitment providing you display the following characteristics –

· Confident, clear communication

· Competitive nature

· Resilient

· Eager to learn & progress

· Ambition

· Team Player

What will you get in return?

A role in Recruitment isn’t always easy, you will face challenges on a daily basis, and you will be required to work hard to achieve success. To thank you for your efforts, Page Personnel offer a range of exclusive incentives for you to benefit from –

· Competitive Base Salary & Uncapped Commission

· 25 days holiday allowance (+bank holidays) and the option to buy/sell up to 5 days per year

· Hundreds of discounts on Hotels, Spa Stays, Theatre Tickets, Gym Memberships and much more

· Enhanced Pension Plan

· Medical Cover

· Life Insurance

· Safe and Supportive learning environment

· Clear and consistent career progression in a meritocratic culture (87% of our directors and above have been promoted from within)

As an inclusive employer, PageGroup is continually looking to improve their diversity representation. As such, applications from disabled & ethnically diverse candidates are particularly welcomed. We are keen to support you so that you may thrive at PageGroup, so let us know if there is anything we can do throughout the interview process so that we can be at your best

PageGroup are proud winners of

  • Clear Assured Gold Status
  • The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2020
  • FT Leaders in Diversity Top 100 2020
  • Inclusive Companies Top 50 2019/2020
  • Stonewall Top 100 Employers 2018
  • Race at Work Signatory
  • Valuable 500 Company
  • Disability Confident Employer

If you feel that a role in Recruitment could be the perfect move for you, please click ‘apply now’


Page Personnel

Page Personnel are one of the leading Recruitment Consultancies in the UK.

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