Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • Job Reference: P9221
  • Date Posted: 16 April 2021
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: Remote now but office based (London) when it is Covid safe to do so
  • Salary: £22,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Excellent sales commission + company benefits (travel, drinks etc)
  • Sector: Sales, Graduate, Recruitment
  • Language(s): German, French, Dutch
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

NEW JOB! Trainee Recruitment Consultant (ideally German, French or Dutch speaking) . Fantastic opportunity to take your first step into recent with a leading IT recruitment agency. Working as part of an international team, you will be trained in the full 360 (client and candidate) responsibilities of a Recruitment Consultant and grow your career with the company alongside highly skilled and experienced recruitment colleagues. 

 

START DATE: Immediately, ideally before May 4th 2021 (this is the start date for the training programme).

 

LOCATION: Remote/Work from home for now - office based in central London

 

LANGUAGES: Fluent English is essential. Fluency in any major European language, ideally German, French or Dutch, is an advantage but not essential 

 

SALARY:  Base salary will start at £22,000 and will increase to £24,000 upon successful completion of 12 week training programme. Further increase to £27,000 basic are possible. Excellent commission and £bonuses are also on offer as well as great company benefits (staff nights out, drinks Fridays, trips to Dubai, Skiing, Jamaica, USA etc)

 

 

THE COMPANY

Our client, with offices in London, Netherlands, Germany, France and the USA, is a truly global name in IT recruitment. They work with major companies across Europe, supplying IT and technology related staff (typically into SAP, Cloud roles) in a variety of job positions. Over the years they have developed a strong reputation in service excellence and integrity and have many long standing client relationships.

 

THE ROLE

To join the company as a trainee and enter the profession of international recruitment, they now wish to hire Trainee Recruitment Consultants to work as part of their recruitment business activity, mostly in the UK and across Europe. Your career path will be to develop into a fully experienced Recruitment Consultant.  Your job will typically cover, but not be limited to, the following duties and responsibilities: 

 

  • Proactive candidate sourcing via various talent attraction methods
  • Business development to win new clients and develop new business relationships
  • Ongoing account management with existing clients
  • Proactive sales and negotiation 
  • Co-ordination of the whole, 360 recruitment process from start to finish

 

CANDIDATE SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Fluent English is essential. Fluency also in a major European language, especially German, French or Dutch, is an advantage but not essential 
  • Ideally educated to university level
  • No previous recruitment or sales/work experience is essential - full training is given
  • Be VERY sales driven & relationship focused.
  • Be a results-focused, competitive person
  • Possess an ambitious drive to succeed.
  • Resilient, persistent and determined.
  • Strong, all round communication skills for work with both clients and candidates

 

SALARY: Base salary will start at £22,000 and will increase to £24,000 upon successful completion of 12 week training programme. Further increase to £27,000 basic are possible. Excellent commission and £bonuses are also on offer as well as great company benefits (staff nights out, drinks Fridays, trips to Dubai, Skiing, Jamaica, USA etc)

START DATE: Immediately, ideally before May 4th 2021 (this is the start date for the training programme).

This role will start remotely but will move back to the central London office in the new future, probably 3 days a week office/2 days work form home. 

To apply please email your CV.

Recruiter contact: Jonathan Grimes.