Aston Carter
graduate job

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Job description

As a Recruitment Consultant, you will be responsible for driving revenue by placing candidates into roles with our clients.

You will be building relationships with clients, meeting them regularly to understand their recruitment needs and updating them on progress. You will also be sourcing candidates using a variety of techniques including headhunting, networking, advertising and referrals. No two days are the same, but typically you can expect to get involved in a broad range of activity including:

  • Sourcing leads
  • Identifying and targeting new business
  • Business development calls
  • Headhunting
  • Sourcing and screening candidates
  • Building a network of candidates
  • Conducting interviews
  • Giving feedback
  • Pitching and presenting
  • Hitting weekly activity targets
  • Networking at events
  • Achieving monthly and quarterly revenue targets

Training, cultire and benefits

You will be working for what is probably the most successful recruitment business in London. Our training programme is unrivalled and is designed to maximise your potential and develop you into a business leader. You will be given a huge amount of support, and the opportunity to grow. We take career progression very seriously, and every single person in our business has a personal development plan in place and is working towards their next promotion.

We offer

  • Uncapped commission
  • Quarterly bonus scheme
  • Incentive trips
  • Structured training and development
  • 1-2-1 mentoring
  • Promotion plan
  • Awesome company culture
  • Season ticket loan
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Wellbeing benefits
  • Company shares

Corporate social responsibility

Corporate social responsibility is very important to us and we partner with several charities. Recent fundraising activities include a charity rugby match and pub quiz. We also volunteer with a charity supporting long term unemployed people into work by providing interview skills training every week.

If you are the type of person who is hungry for success, and is willing to work for it, then this is the place you need to be.

What we are looking for

Attitude is more important. We are looking for confident and articulate individuals with the gravitas to speak to important clients, and the hunger for success. You must be polished and well presented with a professional telephone manner, have a strong work ethic and take pride in everything you do.

We are looking for people who are motivated by money and the opportunity for huge earning potential, and career progression.

We want to hire future business leaders and will be screening for the following attributes at every stage of the interview process:

  • High energy
  • Ambitious
  • Confident
  • Ability to work to targets
  • Resilience
  • Self-motivated
  • Money motivated
  • Goal orientated

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

£30k-£35k+ OTE

Salary: £50k/year two

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 30 April 2023

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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