Public Affairs Recruitment - London - Impressive Award Winning Company - £22K+ Comm

Posted Yesterday by Excell Jones
  • Sector: Public Affairs, Government and Communications Recruitment
  • Role: Trainee Recruitment Consultant
  • Salary: £22K + Commission (typically £35K-£40K in your first year if not more)

The Company / Role:

  • Founded in 2002
  • Offices in London, Paris and Dubai
  • They are a leading search consultancy specialising in senior appointments up to CEO level (public affairs, policy and government positions)
  • Recruiting into the public affairs, communications, and government positions with a global client base
  • Working on roles such as: Account Directors, Senior Strategy Managers, Senior Internal Communication Managers, Senior Policy Directors, Head of Policy, MDs
  • Strong emphasis on headhunting candidates and proactively sourcing talent rather than working in an advert-driven fashion
  • Professional, mature environment, consultative and quality conversations to be had with senior professionals and clients within the public affairs and government space
  • Looking for naturally driven, confident, enthusiastic and ambitious individuals, who potentially have the interest in public affairs, policy and government
  • Every week they run at least one internal training session covering skills in recruitment and business related topics - even for those that are senior - so everyone is continuously learning and developing
  • They have an online intranet platform that holds all of their training materials, so people can tap into on-demand training as and when they need to
  • At your desk training is also important - seniors are happy to pick up the phone and headhunt anyone to show juniors the skills of the job or support people with their business plans, growing their markets and teams over the years
  • The offices in UK, Europe and Dubai, achieved 25% growth across the business last year
  • Well established in their industry, they have been recruiting in the public affairs space since 2005

Salary / Benefits:

  • Salary: £22K + Commission (typically £35K-£40K in your first year if not more) - Salary can be increased dependent on experience
  • Holiday incentives, all expenses paid, birthday off, monthly lunch clubs for performers
  • Ongoing training and development - initially you will receive a 3 month training academy, fully equipping you with the skills by teaching you the recruitment processes and the terminology of the market
  • Strong career progression right up to Director level based on performance rather than duration of service
  • Collaborative close-knit team looking to provide a nurturing environment for individuals rather than heavily KPIs and targets

Required skills

  • Commission
  • Policies
  • Public Affairs
  • Recruitment
  • Training

Application question

Do you have an interest in Public Affairs and Policy / Government?

Reference: 38914018

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