Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer

Leeds & West Yorkshire
05 Nov 2018
26 Nov 2018
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer

Lucy Walker Recruitment

Excellent Basic Salary + excellent benefits

Leeds City Centre, LS1

Lucy Walker Recruitment, an Award Winning Agency based in Leeds City Centre has a new and unique opportunity to join our successful team here in our busy head office as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer on the Temporary Division.

The role

As our Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer you will be a key support to our busy Temporary Division, supporting three experienced consultants where your excellent administration skills will be utilised, coupled with the ability to provide a superb client/customer experience. This position is a newly created role due to the success and growth of this particular team. We are looking for a Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer who will be an asset to the team and be involved in the future success and growth of the desk, with the potential of this role turning into a fully trained Recruitment Consultant position in time.

As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer, you will be involved in many aspects of the whole recruitment cycle. You can expect your key responsibilities to be;

* Supporting three experienced consultants in filling live temporary roles

* Handling incoming calls and queries from candidates looking for work * Write adverts for our live vacancies

* Post adverts on the job boards we work in partnership with and on LWR's own website

* Handling a large volume of applications from adverts

* Supporting with busy projects including volume recruitment for key clients

* Pre-screening candidates on the telephone to establish whether we can help them in their job search

* Book appointments with candidates for the consultants and manage the consultants' diary

* Arranging candidate interviews via telephone and via email confirmation

* Database management - constant work on our recruitment database, to keep candidate and client information updated at all times

* Other associated tasks with a view to developing the role over time and assisting the team overall

What's in it for you?

This role is the 'building blocks' to a fantastic career in recruitment. In time you will be a fully trained Recruitment Consultant managing your own clients, candidates and jobs! We have clear progression paths in place and will work with you to ensure you achieve your goals and career ambitions.

Our current team have worked with us for many years, which demonstrates the positive environment that we have. We thrive on working hard, providing superb levels of service but also encourage work/life balance! We do not work long hours and never work weekends!

We have dress down days, charity fun days, end of month lunches, regular social nights out; we even give you your Birthday off, plus other additional incentives throughout the year!

We are focused on finding the "right" people to join us and the right personality and approach is vital. To work at Lucy Walker Recruitment you must be positive, enthusiastic, confident but also very genuine in your approach. We believe that we can offer you a really rewarding career!

Ideally you will be educated to A Level or Degree level and will be looking for an opportunity where hard work and determination brings results. To be considered, you will have the following:

* Fantastic Administration experience coupled with the ability to communicate clearly

* A minimum of at least 1 years work history

* Experience of working in a fast paced environment and have the ability to react well to change

* Effectively meet deadlines and work under pressure when required

* Experience of working within a client focused role would be beneficial

* Excellent attention to detail within all areas of your work

* Fantastic communication skills both on the telephone and face to face is essential

* Positive, professional and enthusiastic in your approach to work, and also have a genuine and honest personality

In return we can offer an excellent basic salary, a lovely team to work in and in addition we offer an excellent benefits package and holiday entitlement.

If you have the skills and experience above and are keen to be considered please apply within. We look forward to hearing from you!

Due to the amount of response we receive, unfortunately we are not able to give feedback to individuals, if you have not heard back within 7 days please assume that you have not been successful for the role you have applied for