Trainee Recruitment Consultant – Private Equity Headhunter

City of London
20000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
17 Sep 2019
01 Oct 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for a research–based recruitment job?

Do you have strong academics and money driven to be successful?

Job requirements:

  • Graduate with at least 2:1 or above 2.1 or above from a respective university mainly in a Humanities degree e.g. Politics, Economics, History, English, Law etc.
  • Ideal must be a commercially aware of the market that you would be recruiting for
  • Must be able to write eloquently as research paper writing will be required
  • Genuinely motivated, resilient and ambitious to reach targets.
  • Experience in the sales industry would be advantageous but not essential

My client is looking for a graduate level 2nd jobber which has been in either a placement year or in a commercial sales role who is genuinely motivated to be successful and work hard to reach targets. The potential to work internationally with New York markets is available and within the role you will be expected to produce and direct your own work load. The business works within Private Equity, Hedgefunds and Real Estate on Investment and Non–Investment and is looking to hire a trainee recruiter which can write research papers and deal with client as this role would require a lot of market research. The office is a very down to earth and highly motivated group, however highly driven to work hard.

Perks and opportunities:

  • GBP25,000 base first year salary however commission could work up to GBP35,000 + OTE
  • Possibility of working with international markets
  • Discretionary bonuses for junior staff
  • Relaxed office attire with monthly incentives


  • Must have very strong written communication as research based would be a large part of the role
  • Thrive in a fast–paced environment
  • Humble personality and work well in a team environment as well as work hard individually

If this job role seems to fit your characteristics, please get in touch with me here with updated CV at ESG Recruitment and I will get in touch with you if you fit the criteria for my client.

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Here at ESG Recruitment, we specialise in placing graduates and 2nd jobbers into the top tier recruitment firms operating at the highest level and in the most specialised sectors of Recruitment Consultancy.