Trainee Researcher, Headhunter, London

Salary: £22 to 25k Base, £40 to 50k OTE negotiable depending on experience plus benefits plus OTE plus expenses
Location: London
Start date: ASAP
Sectors: Sales, Recruitment

Exciting opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Financial Services Executive Search firms.

Due to further global expansion & an extremely successful financial year, there is an immediate need for a bright, articulate & quality-focused individual to join the top-performing Equity Team. The successful candidate will also have exposure to working in different markets on joint mandates, as well as with the Hong Kong and New York offices on cross border searches.

You will be tasked with formulating research strategy in conjunction with consultants and clients, including specifying target companies and target individuals; as well as assisting consultants in preparing & executing client presentations. This may include market/product analysis information, competitor structures, salary/benefits information etc.

The successful applicant will be confident with strong communication skills & a natural rapport-building ability, as will need to liaise, consult & "sell" to some of the most high-achieving individuals in the marketplace.

You will receive indepth training on the financial markets with particular emphasis on Equities, as well as shadowing & learning from some of the City's top search consultants. Self-motivation, excellent time management skills and an ability to work well in a team are paramount. You must have a good attention to detail and be able to produce well written, accurate work and be highly pc literate


• Bright graduate from red-brick university (2:1+ ideally)

• Tenacity, persistence & an ability to problem solve

• Confident, articulate & well-spoken

• Interest in financial markets Analytical, organised & methodical

• Personable

Please ensure your eligibility to work in the UK before applying.