Trainee Sports Recruitment Consultant

Posted 5 days ago by SW6 Associates Ltd Easy Apply Featured

Trainee Sports Recruitment Consultant

Immediate start

We seek sporty individuals who want to apply their passion for sport to a direct sales role. Naturally you are competitive, hard-working and extremely ambitious. These traits are essential in a recruitment environment. Former high-level athletes quickly go on to achieve successful, high-earning recruitment careers, often earning in excess of £100,000 by their third year. You will be building relationships with both clients and candidates and essentially dual-selling to the both of them. You will be working in a very competitive, fast-paced environment and hence your natural competiveness will be essential.

As a sports recruitment consultant you will be placing a variety of candidates into a range of companies; whether it be headhunting a potential CEO for a Barclays Premier League client or sourcing an engineer for a F1 franchise.

Trainee Sports Recruitment Consultant - The Role

As a trainee sports recruitment consultant you will be responsible for:

  • Building relationships and regularly consulting clients and candidates, to ensure their recruitment needs are met
  • Maintaining successful client/candidate relationships
  • Generating new business through business development
  • Candidate engagement; screening CV’s, communicating and interviewing candidates to establish position suitability
  • Producing adverts for job opportunities
  • Hitting/surpassing targets to earn commission

Candidate Requirements - Trainee Sports Recruitment Consultant

A trainee sports recruitment consultant should possess most, if not all, of the following:

  • University degree or commercial sales experience
  • Competed in sport to a high level (County, Semi-Pro, University etc)
  • Worked while at university
  • Extremely motivated and hard-working
  • Financially driven
  • Strong communication skills and a natural relationship builder

The Package - Trainee Sports Recruitment Consultant

The perks of a trainee sports recruitment consultant include:

  • £22,000 base salary with On Target Earnings of £45k in year 1; £70k in year 2; £100k in year 3
  • Lucrative uncapped commission structure
  • Fast-paced career progression - you can expect to be a senior consultant/team leader within a couple of years
  • Quarterly and annual bonuses
  • Monthly lunch clubs at Michelin starred restaurants.
  • Reward trips: Las Vegas, Dubai, Cancun and Ski trips.
  • Free gym membership

Could you be a successful trainee sports recruitment consultant?

If you want to work in this challenging but rewarding environment, and think you have the necessary attributes to succeed as a trainee recruitment consultant, please do get in touch and take the first step in realising your career.

Required skills

  • Business Development
  • Recruitment
  • Sales
  • Sports
  • Building Relationships

Reference: 33539153

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. reed.co.uk is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job