Specialist Recruitment Consultant

Posted 13 March by Optima Recruitment Easy Apply

Specialist Recruitment Consultant

Our client is the UK’s largest independent specialist recruitment agency within their sector. Due to business growth, they are seeking experienced recruitment consultants who are seeing a career opportunity within excellent financial rewards, or dynamic individuals with initiative who would like to start a career within recruitment. A full training plan is in place.

They offer highly competitive basic salaries along with a competitive commission structure and excellent benefits.

Job Description:

  • Register candidates on to the database immediately
  • Meeting candidates
  • Keep the database up to date
  • Ask for referrals to potential candidates that the registering candidate may know of
  • Immediately match candidates to vacancies at point of registration
  • Immediately arrange interviews for the earliest possible date
  • Brief candidates for interviews, ensuring that they call-back immediately after the interview
  • Follow up the interview immediately the candidate reports back
  • Ensure that feedback is fully documented and passed back to candidate and client alike
  • Approach companies after telephone interviews to arrange interviews
  • Ensure that clients make offers through us and that the details are documented thoroughly
  • When an offer is accepted and start date confirmed, re-quote fee and payment terms, and get details of invoice recipient and purchase ledger contact if it’s your client
  • Proactively generate candidates through referrals, recommendations and direct approaches
  • You will work within a team reporting to a Senior Consultant or the Sales Director
  • Attend and report at company/team meetings as required
  • Daily writing of copy for advertisements
  • Daily completion of Activity Sheet

Person Specification:

  • Must have a proven successful track record in recruitment
  • Graduate calibre, dynamic & money hungry
  • High energy levels, high personal expectation levels, tenacious
  • Determined, like working to targets and resilient
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills
  • At ease on the telephone almost all day, talking to people from all walks of life
  • Living within easy commuting distance

Additional Information:

  • Based in Ripley
  • £22,000 - £35,000 basic, OTE £40,000 - £70,000
  • Excellent incentives / bonuses
  • Pension Scheme
  • Monday - Thursday: 8.00am - 5.30pm. Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm
  • Extended lunch break of 2 hours once a week
  • Birthday off

Apply in the strictest of confidence to Optima Recruitment, based in Leatherhead, Surrey.

Specialists in Permanent & Temporary Recruitment, including; Administration, Secretarial & PA, Accounts & Finance, Graduate Opportunities, Human Resources, Recruitment Consultancy, Sales & Marketing, Customer Service and Legal.

Due to the high level of applications that we are receiving, we can only respond to successful candidates.

Required skills

  • Competitive Commission
  • Recruiting
  • Recruitment Process
  • Sales Recruitment

Reference: 34238119

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