Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Birmingham area

Ref: 332 Date Posted: Tuesday 17 Oct 2017

Three60 Search are working with a fantastic organisation in the heart of Birmingham, looking to invest in the best of this year's graduates.

Our client prides themselves on the quality of the service they provide to both clients and candidates. This has been possible through the high level of employee they hire, which is something they are hoping to continue with for this role. We want to speak with top performing graduates, who will make it their mission to build themselves a successful career, through hard-work, determination and a keen eye for business. 

Recruitment has quickly grown into one of the most profitable industries, with thousands of new consultancies starting up every year. It is a career that offers direct financial reward for effort put in- a career that you have complete control over how successful you become, and how far you go. It is about persistence and thick skin; it is about confidence and communication; above all it is about fantastic earning potential whilst experiencing the satisfaction of knowing you have delivered a quality service on behalf of a candidate or client. 

Recruitment is not a career that we think about pursuing as a child, or even something that we study towards; but it is a career that many graduates are turning to, for the opportunity and potential it offers.

As a trainee recruitment consultant you will:

  • Making outbound calls to candidates within your specialism
  • Proactively finding relevant candidates via resourcing from job boards, headhunting, linked in etc.
  • Using initiative, fact finding skills, instinct to match candidates to outstanding vacancies
  • Making a concious effort to understand exisiting client requirements and become knowledgeable of their organisations and markets 
  • Making outbound sales calls to businesses within your specialist field to bring new business on board 
  • Coordinating interviews, offers, rejections etc.

Your duties will be carried out along side training and support from your senior team. You will throw yourself into learning everything there is to know about being a recruiter. You'll work long hours, and do everything you can to develop yourself. You will see the end goal, and work toward the bigger picture. 

Basic salary- £20,000 starting basic + commission following probationary period. 

Essential requirements;

*Educated to Degree level, second class and above 
*Minimum of 3 A Levels at grade A-C
*Extra curricular activities including competitive sports, university societies, entrepreneurial achievements etc.
*An above and beyond attitude, with plenty of drive and ambition 
*Some sales experience, ideally B2B or corporate 
*Team focused 

If you think you have what it takes, please apply online today to discuss further.