JOB TITLE: Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Industry : Working for Bluefire Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 10329 Job Category : Recruitment Consultancy
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 17/01/2014
Salary & Benefits : £18000 - £22000 per annum + 30K OTE + iPhone5 + iPad
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Description

Trainee Graduate Recruitment Consultant
Year 1 £18k-£22k basic, 1st year OTE circa 30K + iPhone 5s, Travel card, Laptop, iPad, 29 days holiday

The Role
As a Trainee Graduate Recruitment Consultant working for an award winning agency you will be responsible for sourcing and matching candidates to our clients' requirements. Our proven training and development covers all aspects of how a successful recruitment company operates so you will be equipped with the knowledge and experience to become a future leader within the business.
Working in the heart of the City you will shadow an experienced Recruiter as you progress into a client facing role. Your training will be 6-12 months with salary increases commensurate with your performance. You will be constantly challenged to reach targets and help provide recruitment solutions for our clients including Virgin Media, Fujitsu, Schneider Electric and Prodrive and you will be involved in the following duties:

* Writing job specifications and adverts
*Sourcing candidates from job boards, applications and direct methods such as Linkedin
*Arranging and preparing candidates for interview via telephone screening and face to face
*Receiving and relaying detailed interview feedback
* Building and consolidating customer relationships
*Contacting potential clients to promote our services

The Requirements
You will have at least 12-18 months work experience, ideally in a similar role and you must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of success, as well as being motivated to be able to succeed in a sales environment as a Recruitment Consultant's day is targeted, fast paced and challenging. You will need to have a 2:1 degree (or equivalent) and above, ideally in a business, technical, IT or engineering related subject. We will also consider exceptional candidates who can demonstrate strong A level grades combined with relevant experience gained within a Recruitment, Sales or customer facing environment. Candidates' who play competitive sports such as Rugby, Hockey, Netball etc, are of particular interest, as are those candidates who have previously spent time travelling, done voluntary work and/or have participated in university clubs and societies.

You will be results driven, well presented, tenacious and will have strong communication skills. You will have the ability to develop relationships, use effective networks and build rapport and can sell services to existing and new clients using appropriate, effective techniques. You will have strong planning and organisational skills and will show commercial awareness and ability to quickly understand and embrace new ideas.

The Company
Bluefire Consulting is an award winning recruitment consultancy operating throughout the UK. We specialise in a variety of niche industry sectors such as Commercial, Finance, Engineering, IT, Telecoms, Sales and Marketing. Now approaching our 19th year of business recognised by the Financial Times for our achievements, Bluefire maintains a strong primary focus on exceptional service to both candidates and clients alike.

The Package
We offer you full training and support and a competitive starting salary of £18k-£22k pa basic + commission, bonuses and profit share. Anticipated first year earnings are circa £30k pa and 2nd year OTE circa 40K. Benefits include 29 days holiday, travel card, company laptop, iPhone 5s and iPad. Top performing Graduate Trainees qualify for a company car allowance and are rewarded with a Tag/Rolex watch to recognise their achievements. On progression to becoming a Recruitment Consultant, you can expect to achieve total earnings in excess of £70,000 pa.

Job Keywords

Recruitment, graduate, engineering, IT, telecoms, resource, resourcer, consultant,

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Recruitment Consultancy recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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