Virgin Fast Track Company 100 - Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum + OTE
Location: London
Start date: Jan-2018
Sectors: Recruitment

Virgin Fast Track Company 100 - Graduate Recruitment Consultant Scheme

The Company

The company was founded in 2007 and has since grown to 3 offices across the UK and have won a number of awards for both their rate of growth and the quality of their working environment, they have been named on one of the top 20 Best Companies to Work For in the UK for the past 5 years in a row, including 4th best company to work for in the UK (Sunday Times Best Companies Awards). They work in the digital and change industries across permanent, contract, and interim placements. The company is co-owned by the employees, the founder has committed to gifting 40% of the equity to the employees so the employees don't just work there, they own it!

They use a search and selection methodology to deliver from "Top to Bottom", working at all levels from board level down allows them to build proper partnerships with clients as they offer the 'one stop shop' approach which means their consultants have a greater opportunity to develop highly effective commercial client relationships.

The Role

Telephoning/meeting businesses, looking to develop professional relationships

Autonomy over your own projects, with the mentorship from Managers

Placing top calibre Candidates in high paying roles across the globe

Negotiating new business contracts

Managing the whole recruitment process

Closing business deals

Market mapping, networking and advertising to identify the strongest candidates in the market in line with your client's vacancies

Regularly attending client meetings and networking events within your field


Average first year earnings between £35,000 - £45,000.

A generous commission structure - up to 33%

Full gym membership, and you're encouraged to go during the day!

Two company-wide holidays a year - last year they went skiing in France and to Dubai - as well as regular all-expenses-paid socials.

28 days holiday per year, plus a 2pm finish on your birthday and a noon start the day after - no points for guessing why…!

Fast-Track to management

Tailored on the desk training programmes based on your level of commercial experience


Min 2:2 Undergraduate degree class

Ambition, initiative, and tenacity

Extra-curricular achievements (Sports, Arts, etc)

Great communication skills

Inherent competitive nature

Resilience, Self-starter, hard-working

If this sounds like the opportunity for you then apply and one of the Wiser Graduates team will contact you within with information on next steps. We aim to get back to all candidates within 2 working days.