Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Borders & South Scotland
17000.00 - 18000.00 GBP Annual + £17000 - £18000/annum Uncapped Bonus
30 May 2019
27 Jun 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
First People Solutions are one of Scotland's leading independent recruitment organisations, working within a number of specialist sectors in both the domestic and international markets.

We have been working in the recruitment industry for over 15 years and developed a reputation as a collaborative recruitment partner that meets the requirements of our clients and candidates.

First People Solutions are offering exciting entry level opportunities within our Edinburgh Office to individuals who wish to start their careers in recruitment.

We are currently looking for a number of ambitious, motivated Graduates, who have a flair for sales and a desire to join an established market leader and play a key role in our continued business growth.

You will be based in our Edinburgh office, located ideally beside Straiton retail park and will enjoy a full and structured training programme which will involve sales techniques, solution selling, and business development.

You will be given the opportunity to learn about every part of the recruitment function across a wide range of technical, construction and engineering industry sectors.

Your role will involve identifying and attracting new clients through a combination of following warm leads and generating your own sales leads, developing relationships with clients and sourcing quality candidates.

What Can You Expect?

* Full training is provided and tailored to your individual needs

* A structured programme of "on the Job" training where you will be working "live" roles

* You will be given the chance to work on every part of the recruitment process

* Progress into one of our specialist teams providing contract & permanent recruitment services

* A good basic salary with opportunity to earn regular bonuses

What will you need?

* Excellent communication skills

* A flair for business development

* A competitive nature to meet targets

* Any previous sales experience is a plus but not a prerequisite

If you feel that you have all the skills required, then we would like to hear from you.

**Please note we would ask for all applicants to send a cover letter, along with a copy of your up to date CV. Any applications without a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for this opportunity will be disregarded