Recruitment Consultant

Permanent, Office based

Southend-on-sea, UK

£18K– £24K (Dependant on experience)

Recruitment Jobs in IT and Technology

Join a leading recruitment agency in Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

Matching IT professionals to top businesses in Europe!

Travel overseas

Opportunities to develop relations and entertain business clients

Enjoy a healthy work-life balance

Regular team social events, extended lunch times for fitness, early finish Fridays, and more!

Supporting your personal development

Weekly team training sessions to help you reach your potential

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Job Description

As a Recruitment Consultant, your duties will include:
  • Supporting clients and candidates through 360 recruitment process
  • Preparation: develop a good understanding of client companies, their industry, their work culture, etc.
  • Sourcing: using LinkedIn Recruiter to identify and reach out to qualified candidates
  • Screening: reviewing applications and screening candidates to assess suitability
  • Selection: successfully matching qualified candidates to permanent vacancies
  • Preparing CVs and candidate profiles to forward on to clients regarding suitable applicants
  • Hiring: guiding candidates through the interview process, ensuring the best chances of success
  • Onboarding: supporting clients and candidates with new hires
  • Managing candidate and client expectations, negotiating salaries
  • Providing full recruitment support and effective staffing solutions to clients
  • Build and manage your own client/candidate portfolio
  • Travel overseas to build and develop client relationships
  • Employee advocacy: supporting our marketing efforts (e.g, social media engagement, advertising jobs, brand promotion)
  • Working towards and exceeding targets relating to the number of candidates placed or client billings.
  • Commission structure up to 30% flat rate per month with no ‘desk fee’
  • Base salary between £25,000 - £35,000 (dependent on experience)
  • 25 Days Annual Leave, plus Bank Holidays
  • Christmas & New Year period off
  • Birthday celebrations
  • Monthly team social events
  • Quarterly 'London Lunch Club' incentive
  • Annual company holiday incentive
  • Casual dress & early finish on Fridays
  • Free onsite refreshments (fresh coffee, canned drinks, bottled water, etc.)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Gym membership contribution
  • Overseas travel to develop our existing and prospective customer base
To be considered for this position, you will need:
  • Min. 1 year recruitment experience
  • College or university level education
  • Great communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Self-disciplined, financially motivated, resilient
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong sales, negotiating and marketing skills
  • Interest in technology (not essential)
  • Previous sales experience (advantageous)

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