Trainee Recruitment Consultant ??20k Leading Recruitment Specialist Lon

Inspiring Interns & Graduates
City of London
20000.00 GBP Annual
11 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an accountancy recruitment specialist, working across multiple sectors.

This is a full-time job opportunity. Salary: ??20k.

Key responsibilities of the role:

Structured day initially more candidate focused to build the knowledge and confidence. Within 3 months role will progress to a full 360 Recruitment Consultant position.

Day-to-day activities will include:

Client Management:

  • Identify client needs and provide a quality driven service in order to fill their jobs
  • Qualify job specification / salary information and record accurate and comprehensive job description - check info / client requirements in line with key processes and legislation
  • Gather info on client - decision maker and no of employees
  • Network internally and externally with clients
  • Benchmark for clients - salary, availability, candidate pool, industry activity
  • Develop own knowledge to become an expert in Accountancy & Finance sector


  • New business generation - make canvass calls, search website leads, act on candidate leads, carry out mail shot activities and meet new clients on a monthly basis
  • Add new contacts to Adapt and develop potential client future business
  • Client visits - new and service - identify and follow up business leads

Candidate Management:

  • Attract and retain existing and new candidates via Adapt, Jobsites, Advertisements and Referrals
  • Create and post job adverts
  • Pre-screen and meet candidates weekly and in line with KPI dashboard
  • Build and maintain candidate skills matrix ensuring information is kept up to date on a daily basis
  • Candidate control - keep in regular contact to review progress and performance
  • Coach candidates on interview skills / Skills testing
  • Take references where possible
  • Spec CVs / Market candidates, Search / Shortlist CVs in line with job order request, ensure CVs are of a specific standard and reflective of client requests
  • Provide information to candidates on clients and job specifications for permanent jobs
  • Take feedback post interview
  • Manage the offer process and close

The ideal candidate's personality and qualifications:

  • Very open on qualifications but our client is most interested in energetic, confident individuals with speed of thought

What are the perks of working at this company?

  • They have a strong track record of developing candidates with no experience to experienced billers
  • A respectful environment with nurture and support
  • Great working environment with modern and quirky offices
  • Free roasted coffee, fruit water, beer, cider and a prosecco tap - after hours :)
  • 24 Days holiday inclusive of being closed over Christmas
  • Quick progression as the firm grows