Recruitment Consultant - Temporary Team

Leeds & West Yorkshire
05 Nov 2018
19 Nov 2018
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Recruitment Consultant - Temporary Team

Excellent & Competitive Salary plus Uncapped Commission

Leeds City Centre, LS1

Reference: LWR-SR

Here at Lucy Walker Recruitment, an award winning agency based in Leeds City Centre, we're looking for an experienced Recruitment Consultant to join our well established Temporary Team. This is a unique and exciting opportunity to join a fast paced and very busy temporary desk working as part of the wider Temp Team.

Benefits of being part of our team

Along with an excellent basic salary and the opportunity to earn extremely well with our uncapped commission scheme, we also have the following benefits in place;

* 23 days holiday, increasing to 25 days for every full year worked
* No work on your birthday - you'll be given the day off as an additional day's holiday!
* Pension scheme
* Private Healthcare
* Life assurance
* Access to Perkbox for vouchers and discounts for travel, accommodation, days out etc.
* Adhoc team and individual incentives
* End of month lunches & dress down
* Charity fundraising days
* Annual Away Day consisting of an overnight stay in a hotel with lots of fun!
* Employee of the Month awards

The role

Candidates: No day is ever the same on the Temp Team at Lucy Walker Recruitment! From writing and managing your own adverts you will screen and meet with candidates to assess their suitability for live roles that we're working on. You will match their skills and requirements to those of our clients, format and send CVs, arrange interviews and manage the offer process with both your clients and candidates. There will also be an element of sourcing for the right candidates proactively on the job boards. Whether it's helping a graduate with their first steps of their career by finding them temp work, or supporting someone with an exciting opportunity for career progression on a Temp-To-Perm basis you will be responsible for the management of your candidates and ensuring they receive the best service possible and ultimately help find their dream job.

Building your desk: The Temp Team is already extremely successful and we have a large client base who work with us regularly for their temporary & temp-to-perm recruitment requirements however a large part of your role would be to build on this client base and develop new business opportunities within the West Yorkshire area. You will treat your desk as your own business and watch it flourish! You will develop business from the thousands of clients already on our database and develop a 'hunter gatherer' attitude to follow up hot leads! You will also build relationship by attending networking events, client visits, business pitches and support your colleagues with organising and being part of Lucy Walker Recruitment events including networking, drinks mixers and lunches.

About you!

An experienced Recruitment Consultant is what we're looking for with the hunger to develop, learn, progress and earn a whole lot of commission! Commercial Recruitment experience would be desirable but this is not essential.

Other key skills, experience and qualities are below;

A desire to learn and achieve - this is something we can't teach so come ready and willing with your 'A Game'!

Be hardworking, dedicated and self-motivated. Good things do not come to those that wait!

Be personable, fun, original and work well in a team. It's all about the team work for us but we want you to be you! Bring your own personality & put your own stamp on the role.

Superb organisational skills- with a busy work load, you'll need to know when to juggle what. Prioritisation is key!

More About Us

Celebrating 26 years in business this year, it's no wonder we have such a successful brand and a superb team behind us and we are continually experiencing growth! Specialising in all office based roles of all levels, with salaries starting at entry level up to ??30,000 and across a multitude of sectors and industries across West Yorkshire, no day is ever the same!

We have a strong & focused team across both of our offices in Leeds & Manchester. There are 20 employees across both sites; all with the same mind-set, goals, ambition to succeed and hunger to do well! And that's what we want from you! We have a very low staff retention rate and encourage personal development and growth - we always look to promote from within and enjoy seeing our Consultants progress throughout their career with us.

Sound exciting?! I'm sure you're ready to apply! If you have what it takes and want to work for a fun, original, professional and superb employer and brand then please apply within! We can't wait to hear from you