Trainee Recruitment Consultant: What IS Recruitment?

Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 basic (£40,000 OTE) depending on experience + OTE
Location: South East, London, North West, Manchester, Reading, Central London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Sales, Recruitment

What is recruitment? – Have it explained and start your career NOW!

Recruitment is a bit like an equation:

Hardwork + Personality + Resilience = Money & Job Progression!

You don't need to be a rocket scientist to work out how to do well as a recruitment consultant, but it does take a certain type of person, is that you? No prior knowledge is needed, just a will to do well and succeed. Interested? If so read below about an exciting prospect we are recruiting for at the moment. 

Our client is a specialist in IT, Engineering, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device recruitment. They are a dynamic, rapidly-expanding and ambitious business enterprise who is continually striving for progression and success; shown with their consistent 100% growth year upon year since 2010. They are looking for someone who is able to solve the formula above, so why not make that you!

The skills required as a recruitment consultant:

  1. - Graduate Education - 2:2+ or 6 months+ sales experience
  2. - A natural sales ability
  3. - Highly-motivated and financially driven
  4. - Fantastic communication skills
  5. - Passion to succeed and excel in their career
  6. - Competitive edge

The role as a recruitment consultant:

  • - Generating new business
  • - Producing adverts for roles
  • - Reviewing CV’s
  • - Interviewing and prepping candidates for roles
  • - Maintaining successful client relationships
  • - Hitting/ surpassing targets to earn commission

What the job offers as a recruitment consultant:

  1. - Starting salary of £20-22,000, non-capped commission from the outset
  2. - Salary increase within 3 months
  3. - Top billers earning in excess of £55,000+ in first year; £100,000+ second year
  4. - Excellent incentives schemes
  5. - Yearly and monthly monetary rewards
  6. - All-inclusive weekends away
  7. - Overseas trips: Las Vegas, Marbella, Miami
  8. - Working in an office in the middle of Central London
  9. - Lively social scene/events days
  10. - Rapid career progression