Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Harris Jones Recruitment
Yorkshire & Humber
27000.00 GBP Annual + 00
03 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

World class recruiting consulting service are seeking a Trainee Recruitment Consultant . You will be responsible for developing new business revenue streams from recruitment, consultancy and advertising opportunities. The job will entail communicating with potential Clients through telephone & meetings to develop an effective pipeline for new business and to exceed targets. This is a highly networked role that requires an ability to work under pressure and to demanding deadlines.

As Trainee Recruitment Consultant you will be responsible for:

  • Identifying sales opportunities and presenting benefits and key features of products effectively to acquire new business.
  • Develop a pipeline of these new opportunities and pro actively maintain this on a daily / weekly basis.
  • Accomplishing the agreed levels of calling activity to raise revenue or volume streams.
  • Searching constantly for new revenue generating chances to meet the company targets.
  • Adhering to the company external or internal customer care and equal opportunity procedures and policies.
  • Follow all necessary company governance when setting up new customers in Eclipse.
  • Maintain detailed records and accounts of all Client communication in Eclipse.
  • Ensure non standard recruitment and consulting opportunities are priced to maximise revenue / margin and are approved by Finance / MD
  • Prepare high quality customer proposals .. Submit unsolicited proposals and monitor / respond to all published tenders for recruitment services.
  • Assist with production of Management Information and submit weekly activity report.
  • Identify industry specific seminars / events either directly or working with our Partners where we can proactively market our services.

Recruitment Activities (80% of role)

  • Support the Senior Recruitment Consultants by searching for suitable candidates for all live roles.
  • Conduct telephone screenings, face to face interviews, testing (where applicable), networking for referrals, research into niche market sectors and headhunting candidates.
  • Arrange Client side interviews and manage interview logistics.
  • Adhere to any client side processes (e.g. SLA'setc).
  • Capture all candidate and client conversations and relevant interviews within Eclipse database.
  • Arrange and capture all follow up activity in Eclipse database.
  • Manage the feedback process and negotiate and close offers leading to successful placements.
  • Ensure that every applicant that applies receives a response and their expectations are managed appropriately throughout the recruitment process.
  • Call and brief all appropriate / short listed candidates. Discuss the vacancy and set expectations about the client's recruitment process.
  • Ensure all daily prospecting and follow up activity is captured in Eclipse.
  • Ensure all Client and candidate conversations are captured within Eclipse daily.
  • Monitor sales pipeline daily to ensure maximum win rate.
  • Regularly meet (ideally monthly) with our Partners to promote our activities and seek mutually beneficial opportunities.
  • Maintain monthly dialogue and quarterly meetings with existing contractors to ensure they are promoting .
  • Ensure effective Outlook mailbox management and archive all mails on a daily basis if already actioned.
  • Ensure all opportunities pursued meet minimum qualification criteria.
  • Take responsibility for acquiring Case Studies / references from all successful business.

As t Trainee Recruitment Consultant you will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Extremely well networked individual forming relationships with all key business functions.
  • Strong ability to motivate and achieve results through partner network.
  • Excellent administration skills.
  • Strong Excel and Word Skills.

Salary: ??20-27,000 depending on experience and you could earn up to ??5000 in commission