Recruitment Consultant - Senior Finance
Trainee Recruitment Consultant job, Hays, London Victoria, Senior Finance desk
Your new job in recruitment
Recruitment is fast-paced and dynamic, every day you'll making a lasting impact. As a recruitment consultant you'll source candidates, win clients and match the right candidate to the right job to make fees. Our Senior Finance team is continually going from strength to strength and has seen consistent growth for 5 consecutive years. You will be welcomed into a team which puts your training and development first and recognises how important it is for you to interact with clients and candidates with confidence. You will learn straight from the experts; the team boasts 4 consultants with over 10 years experierence and 6 consultants with over 5 years.
It's hard work as you'll have to hit both sales and activity targets (and we have high expectations here at Hays) but a career in recruitment is extremely rewarding.
Hays is the most successful specialist recruiter in the U.K, placing more than one candidate into a new job every minute of every business day. We've been voted the best recruiter to work for in the U.K. by Glassdoor and we're the most followed recruiter globally on LinkedIn. The London Victoria office is managed by an MD who takes an interest in every specialism, team and individual and the impact of this is evident. The region has a fantastic work ethic and social culture and incentive programme.
What you'll need to succeed with us
There's not one typical person that makes a good recruitment consultant. One of our strengths is our diversity and we encourage anyone with drive, tenacity and commercial acumen to apply and whether you are a recent graduate, have relevant sector experience or come from a sales background.
To succeed you'll need to demonstrate that you're sales driven, results-focused, and possess an ambitious drive to succeed. Recruitment is hard work and it takes time and perseverance to achieve results so resilience, persistence and determination is key. You need to be passionate about people, outgoing and confident.
What you'll get in return from us
As a recruitment consultant at Hays you'll run your own business but be given the support of our market-leading brand, receive world-class training and have access to the best tools and technology in the industry.
We pay a competitive base salary, uncapped commission, incentives, referral bonuses of up to £2000 and a range of attractive employee benefits like discounted gym membership, annual season ticket loans, the ability to buy extra holidays and generous shopping discounts.
We operate a meritocratic culture where you are rewarded and recognised based on your results, the chance to get promoted at nine months (with a increase to your base) and high performing individuals can be fast-tracked into management roles within a few years.
It's hard work and we expect excellence but if you deliver the results your earning potential and career progression knows no limits.
What you need to do now
Interested in a career as a recruitment consultant with Hays? Click ‘apply now’ or call Katie Brightly, Business Director for Internal Recruitment, straightaway on to discuss your suitability. Alternatively please email your CV to
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Winner of the Glassdoor Best Places to Work in the UK 2017 and Best Places to Interview in the UK 2017 (#1 recruitment company)
Winner of the Rate My Placement Best Undergraduate Employer in the UK 2017 (#1 recruitment company)