Recruitment Consultant, Scientific

06 Nov 2018
26 Nov 2018
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Recruitment Consultant, Scientific

Role: Permanent

Location: Cheshire

Salary: Attractive, Negotiable plus uncapped commission

Ref: SCIREC1118

SCI are a leading Scientific Recruitment Agency established almost 20 years with a strong reputation for professionalism and maintaining excellent customer relationships consequent to our expert knowledge and deep understanding of our client businesses built over many years. We work with a variety of clients across a range of scientific disciplines in Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Chemistry, Food, Environmental Sciences and Petrochemicals.

We currently have a vacancy for a Scientific Recruitment Consultant to join our team at our Cheshire offices

The role will require you to

* Develop strong client relationships

* Provide a high-quality service to our clients and understand their technical and scientific needs and the wider needs of their business

* Communicate by telephone, email and social media with candidates and clients and give a rapid and knowledgeable response to enquiries.

* Understand fully the job vacancies and technical skills required for our clients

* Use IT, software packages and databases to identify and contact suitable candidates

* Visit new and existing clients periodically to keep abreast of their changing needs and expansions and work closely with them on their requirements

* Keep abreast through research and market knowledge of the changing landscape in our key market areas and share those insights with colleagues

* Identify new market opportunities in the scientific sector and proactively seek new accounts to develop the business and contribute fully to our continued growth

* Work with the team and your line manager to build sustainable business through your interactions

* Be a brand ambassador for SCI in all your professional activities

You will have: -

* A strong degree in a scientific discipline

* A Minimum of 1 year post graduate industrial experience gained in a scientific role

* Commercial experience in a customer facing or telesales role using a consultative style

* Strong business acumen and commercial focus with a track record of selling in a relationship-based environment and a passion for delivering high quality service and maintaining long standing relationships with clients

* Excellent IT and communication skills

* A strong team ethic and approach

This role would suit a technically experienced candidate with a customer-oriented background who can display a strong work ethic to grow business through high quality interactions and build and maintain strong relationships