Graduate Recruitment Consultant

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    £18,000 Basic with £42,000 OTE in year one

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    Jack Pollard

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    8 months ago

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    Jack Pollard

Graduate Recruitment Consultant- Tech and Digital Recruitment

Are you an ambitious Graduate looking for a recruitment career in Manchester? Are you looking to work in a fast paced and sociable environment? Are you driven by the opportunity to earn and progress in your job? If so, then this award-winning digital recruitment company could be the business for you!

Location: Manchester City Centre
Salary: £18,000 Basic with £42,000 OTE in year one!
Benefits: Quarterly holiday targets, beer fridge in the office, work sports teams, champagne lunch clubs, and an award-winning training programme

The Digital Recruitment Business that you could be working for
Since their inception in 2001, this company has become a leading name in Tech and Digital recruitment, and in the past ten years have received several awards for their graduate training programme. Specialising in Digital and Tech recruitment, a graduate recruitment consultant will be placing top end candidates into huge businesses such as Apple and Google.

Graduate recruitment consultants can expect to join an ambitious, buzzing and hardworking recruitment environment, offering corporate exposure as well as an enjoyable setting for work. The client has topped this list of top recruitment companies to work for in the UK, showing they have a real focus on creating a great environment for staff. With the MD still in office and helping train graduate hires, you can expect expert knowledge on how to become a success in recruitment. The company has set records for annual turnover for a recruitment company in their sector, so it’s a great chance to join a booming business. On top of the great recruitment training programme and the potential earnings, these guys like to look after their staff meaning there are quarterly holiday targets, beers in the office, loads of companywide sports schemes and a save as you earn mortgage scheme.

What it means to be a Graduate Recruitment Consultant
As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant, you will initially be exposed to specialist training on recruitment, from people who actually understand recruitment; seasoned professionals! Graduate recruitment consultants will work closely with a senior recruitment consultant, who will be on hand to help you understand the trials and tribulations which you will face in recruitment. This will give you a great foothold and understanding of what it takes to be a graduate recruitment consultant, allowing you to have a successful start to your career. The electric progression of this business means within a year you should be looking at having advanced from being a graduate recruitment consultant up to a senior recruiter or team leader.

Graduate recruitment consultants take on loads of interesting responsibilities, including:
-Candidate recruitment and preparation
-Candidate generation
-Build and maintain relationships with new and existing clients
-Networking to promote the business and prosper new leads
-Negotiating basic salaries
-Closing deals

Ideally, a Graduate Recruitment Consultant will possess the following attributes:
-The ideal candidate will have obtained a 2:1 in their degree
-A natural inquisitive nature with great communication
-A genuine interest in recruitment
-A graduate who is confident talking to and approaching new people
-A graduate who is genuinely motivated by the potential rewards of recruitment