Trainee Recruitment Consultant



We're seeking motivated and highly competitive individuals to join our Glasgow team as Recruitment Consultants. Due to our rapid growth throughout 2021, we strive to maintain our growth and sales footprint within the renewables, infrastructure, and environmental sectors across Europe – sounds like you? Continue reading!


  • A competitive base salary + uncapped commission + benefits
  • Annual leave + the week of Christmas paid off + 5 paid sick/mental health days + birthdays off
  • Discounted gym membership + ClassPass
  • Flexible work from home policy (twice per week)
  • Corporate discounts with Perkbox
  • Friday 3 PM finish
  • Award-winning training and development programme from day one
  • Annual Incentive Trips
  • Monthly Lunch Club
  • Quarterly Incentives & Targets
  • Volunteer time off - 4 days per year
  • Many more!

Who are we?

Spencer Ogden is an award-winning global energy and infrastructure sales company, specialising in people. Our diverse and award-winning company culture ensures that everyone experiences a fast-paced, professional, and collaborative working environment. Established in 2010, we have grown exponentially, with 14 offices and over 400 employees worldwide.

The Ideal candidates will use their passion for SALES, recruitment and set the PACE in all aspects of their role. Specialising in sales within one of our core sectors, you will be responsible for identifying, attracting, securing new business, and placing candidates within our clients.


The role of the Recruitment Consultant is to identify, pitch, and develop exceptional client (business), and candidate relationships within a competitive industry, providing solutions, delivering results for our clients, and enhancing candidates' careers. Sourcing highly skilled candidates is in our DNA, and providing quality services by headhunting, interviewing, and being the go-to-Consultant is our mission. The role is fast-paced, providing a variety of work and challenges daily. Other responsibilities include:

  • Networking and developing new business relationships
  • Business development, cold calling, and pitching Spencer Ogden's services to potential clients
  • Achieving set targets and working to deadlines on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis

Our Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree; we are open to degree type
  • Strong communication and listening skills
  • Motivated with a go-getter mentality
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, can think outside the box and solve problems
  • Able to show initiative
  • Resiliency!
  • Must hold permanent working rights in the UK upon application

Our Recruitment Process

1. Application

2. Complete your AssessFirst online assessment and speak to our talent team

3. On-demand video call, assessment centre (in-person)

4. Hiring manager interview

5. Offer and acceptance

6. HR onboarding and welcome to Spencer Ogden!

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Spencer Ogden Ltd

Spencer Ogden is a young, innovative and rapidly growing energy recruitment business that covers all sectors of the energy market.

Spencer Ogden Ltd Interview Reviews

  • Trainee Recruitment Consultant

    29 August 2017

    I had an interview with the internal recruiter after my assessment centre. I was asked why I chose their company and if I had applied elsewhere. I came back the following week...

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