Trainee Executive Search Sports Specialist

City of London
25000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
15 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Marketing, Sales
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to kick start your career within sport?

Do you want to apply their passion for sport to a direct sales role?

Are you naturally competitive, hard–working and extremely ambitious?

These traits are essential in a recruitment environment. Former high–level athletes quickly go on to achieve successful, high–earning recruitment careers, often earning in excess of GBP100,000 by their third year.

You will be building relationships with both clients and candidates and essentially dual–selling to the both of them. You will be working in a very competitive, fast–paced environment and hence your natural competitiveness will be essential.

As a sports recruitment consultant you will be placing a variety of candidates into a range of companies; whether it be headhunting a potential C–Suite level candidate within F1, the NFL or the RFU.

The Role

As a trainee sports recruitment consultant you will be responsible for:

  • Building relationships and regularly consulting clients and candidates, to ensure their recruitment needs are met
  • Maintaining successful client/candidate relationships
  • Generating new business through business development
  • Candidate engagement; screening CV's, communicating and interviewing candidates to establish position suitability
  • Producing adverts for job opportunities
  • Hitting/surpassing targets to earn commission

Candidate Requirements

  • University degree (2:1) or commercial sales experience
  • Competed in sport to a high level (County, Semi–Pro, University etc)
  • Worked while at university
  • Extremely motivated and hard–working
  • Financially driven
  • London based
  • Strong communication skills and a natural relationship builder

The Package

  • GBP25,000 base salary with On Target Earnings of GBP45k in year one.
  • Lucrative uncapped commission structure
  • Fast–paced career progression
  • Quarterly and annual bonuses
  • Free gym membership
  • Discounts to London–based sports events.
  • Team Incentives such as Days out to Ascot Races.

If you're interested in this Trainee Recruitment Consultant opportunity, please apply below and we will be in touch

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