Trainee Recruitment Consultant – Start Up Recruitment Consultancy

City of London
24000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
23 Jun 2019
21 Jul 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is offering two graduates a chance to join their Start Up Recruitment Consultancy as they build the company up over the next few years.


  • See how a business is built from scratch!
  • Contribute ideas to a new company!
  • Fast career progression!

Company Prospects

  • Set up in November 2016 by 2 Top Billers from a widely respected Financial Recruitment Consultancy. The company is now a team of 24 and are looking to hire an additional 2 trainee consultants.
  • They are responsible for recruiting financial professionals into Hedge Funds, Asset Management Firms and Investment Banks
  • Since initially doing well within the UK market, their intention is to grow a pan– European Recruitment business – with a Zurich office to be opened later this year.
  • They have engaged the services of a PR and Marketing company to promote their brand and ensure they have a real and quick presence in their chosen markets.
  • They have invested in top of the range databases, Mac's, back office support, a Financial Director with extensive experience and have a large advertising and marketing budget.

Company Culture

  • The company are based in the City of London– like lots of City Consultancies they work hard and bill BIG money.
  • Unlike many recruitment consultants they are geared towards providing a non micro–managed, non KPI, relaxed and adult environment for their employees.
  • Consultants are given freedom and trusted to run their desk on their own terms.
  • They are expected to want to work hard and achieve their own personal targets, in return for autonomy and a calm and friendly office atmosphere.

Trainee Salary + Benefits

  • Trainees start on GBP24,000, higher depending upon experience
  • All trainees are given IPhones and Apple Macs to work from home with.
  • Commission is 25% FLAT commission, no threshold – one of the very best in the industry, i.e. candidates should be earning GBP40,000 + in their first year.


  • We are looking for Graduate 'first/second jobbers', i.e. Graduates who have strong post–university work/sales experience.
  • You must be proactive, personable and have a drive to work independently.
  • To apply, please send your CV through