Recruitment Consultant - Supply Chain Professional

West Midlands
25000.00 - 28000.00 GBP Annual + £25000 - £28000/annum Excellent Commission Structure
07 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Workforce - Professional. Committed. Connected.

Rated as one of the UK's best employers, Workforce is an award-winning recruitment and training specialist with eight regional offices spread across central England.

Founded in 2003, our journey has seen us flourish into a widely-admired UK business - now employing over 100 people at our branches in Worcestershire, Warwickshire, West Midlands & the Black Country.

Committed to our people, our clients and our candidates, we have also placed within the UK's top 45 fastest growing companies within the prestigious Sunday Times Fast Track 100.

Our team pride themselves on understanding the UK's job markets and excel in providing quality, dependable workers to almost 600 businesses - from SMEs to PLCs - and covering a variety of roles from the shop floor to the board room.

We bridge skills gaps for employers, fix their recruitment challenges and most of all, we back candidates to win. In short, we connect people with opportunities.


Job title: Recruitment Consultant - Supply Chain Professionals

Location: Midlands

Salary: ??25k-??28k per Annum plus Commission OTE ??40k

Hours: Mon-Thurs 8.30am to 5.30pm - Fri 8.30am to 5.00pm

We are looking for Supply Chain Professionals with plenty of industry experience and time spent recruiting for themselves who are looking for a fresh challenge and change in direction. Your industry knowledge stands you in good stead to be a success in our industry. You will enjoy working with people and have an enthusiasm to learn and take on new challenges.

Key Benefits of working for Workforce

* One of the UK's Best companies to work for
* Excellent package including market leading salary and uncapped commission scheme
* Company car allowance scheme (role dependant)
* Working for a company who takes innovation seriously to make your job easier
* Excellent career progression opportunities
* State of the art systems
* Access to leading technology & applicant sources providing our consultants and managers with the necessary tools to provide clients with an unrivalled service
* Well invested offices providing an excellent environment for people to succeed
* Internal communication tools meaning consultants and managers alike can stay updated with what is happening within our business
* Market leading training to support career progression and service excellence

Job Summary

To develop and maintain long standing and strategic relationships with Clients and Candidates, offering a consultative recruitment solution suited to their needs.

You will combine demonstrable experience of the industry, along with effectively implementing the recruitment process, matching suitable candidates for suitable vacancies through qualification and referencing whilst also further developing our market presence.

Main Duties and Responsibilities - Once Trained

* Actively utilise knowledge of market to enable you to generate business and business pipeline, through speculative introductions.
* Write and place professional and effective job advertisements to attract candidates
* Use marketing tools to generate business and source candidates
* Source, develop and manage candidate relationships
* Qualify candidate suitability for current or future vacancies/clients, through questioning and referencing.
* Maintain and develop current client relationships, to ensure that they receive the best service possible and to maximize business opportunity
* Work with colleagues to ensure the maximum opportunity to generate revenue is achieved
* Be able to use in-house IT system to generate candidates, clients and marketing
* Manage recruitment process from start to finish with both Client and Candidate
* Manage placed candidates' contracts and maintain client relationships.

Person Specification

This opportunity will suit professionals with previous roles as:

* Warehouse Manager
* Warehouse Supervisor
* Logistics Manager
* Transport Manager
* Transport Planner

Essential experience

* Supply chain professional background
* Ability to learn new systems
* Strong communication skills
* A strong team player