Executive Search Consultant

£30k - 35k per year + Comm + Bens
22 Dec 2016
22 Jan 2017
Cheryl Aust
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Recruiter in Cambridge looking for an inspiring new opportunity? A truly unique opportunity for a Recruitment Professional looking for a chance to join a team of high profile Search Directors & Consultants based in Cambridgeshire is now available to explore. 

This highly collaborative firm are entirely focused on retained only projects of professionals at Executive / C-Level and Director level appointments with clients ranging from FTSE 100 to high profile start up companies across the UK and internationally. 

You will be joining this high touch team as the Executive Search Consultant, working closely with the Search Director in order to become an expert in the Search process. You will be responsible for taking the lead on Search assignments where your day to day activities may involve:

  • identifying and securing new projects
  • attending client briefings 
  • providing detail specification of project to Researchers
  • working closely with the Research team in order to prepare candidate shortlists
  • delivering final shortlists to clients
  • arranging interviews for candidates on final shortlist

This firm hold an enviable place in the Search industry, with a reputation held in very high regard they are constantly approached by new clients seeking their expertise. You will be working one on one with the Search Director to identify which opportunities to work on and how to proactively source new opportunities. While you will focus most of your time networking in a client facing capacity, you will be fully supported by an expert team of Researchers who will effectively and efficiently be able to map the market and gain the interest of suitable candidates that meet the requirements of your clients. 

With the full backing and support from the team, you will have an exciting option to progress your career through into a full Search Director position over time.  

This opportunity would really suit an experienced permanent recruitment professional who is seeking their chance to step up into a more executive level of recruitment and take on a more challenging and advanced method of recruiting without having to travel into London.

If you are a professional Recruiter, either in a 360 Perm or business development capacity with excellent communication skills you will be successful in the role and will have the full support of the  team as you make your transition into a full search model.  This is a significant career enhancing move with greater rewards than working for a traditional agency and is worthy of serious consideration.

As this firm operates in several niche sectors, Recruiters from any professional services background are welcome to apply. Those who can demonstrate a minimum of 12 months of specialist recruitment supported by education to Degree level, can expect to achieve:

  • Basic Salary £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience
  • Percentage of completed retainers (typical retainers average £30k-£50k per project)
  • Bonuses to c£20K annually
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual profit share percentage
  • Free onsite parking

 For more information regarding this opportunity, please contact Cheryl Aust for an initial confidential discussion.

 If you find it difficult to talk during the day, our Live Chat facility is now available on our website where you can also request a call back at a suitable time for you.