Recruitment Consultant

  • Location

    Cosham, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Internal Vacancies

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum + Up to 39 days holiday

  • Contact:

    Mark Davis

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Recruitment Consultant - Waste & Recycling

Astute Technical Recruitment are an established Recruitment Consultancy based in Portsmouth, located in the prestigious 4000 Lakeside offices. We are looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join an established desk within the Waste & Recycling division.

We're looking for a highly ambitious, motivated and driven individual, that will join our rapidly growing business. The ability to build and develop a sales desk is supported from day 1 by our inhouse trainers, senior managers and Directors, to ensure you can achieve and enjoy a lasting and rewarding recruitment career.

What We Offer

  • Salary starting from £20,000 (Depending on experience)
  • Up to 39 days holiday accrual, including bank holidays and birthday
  • Monday to Friday, NO weekends
  • Flexible lunch hours
  • Access to a Division Specific Delivery Consultant
  • Breakfast club and BBQ's on the terrace
  • Regular incentives
  • Fully Supported Back Office
  • Dress down Friday
  • Unlimited Access to our Marketing Department
  • Astute All Stars
  • Focused and intensive bespoke training from day one
  • Professional external qualifications in recruitment
  • Social events throughout the year including end of year awards dinner with partners
  • Contributory Pension and Healthcare scheme's
  • Holiday trading scheme - buy/sell holiday

Why Should You Apply?

  • Fantastic earning potential
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Generous commission structure
  • Bespoke and on the job training with our in-house trainers
  • Be part of a growing company
  • Genuine career path


  • A high level of self-motivation to succeed
  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • Great communication skills both face-to-face, over the phone and via email
  • At least 1 years' recruitment experience is desirable
  • Having worked within a sales environment is beneficial
  • An inquisitive nature with a willingness to learn
  • Possess strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Resilience and a high level of integrity

Our Location

Our location is within 4000 Lakeside offices, which are easily accessible from the M27/M275. Lakeside also boasts excellent public transport access including free shuttle bus, free parking and great facilities. We also offer free breakfast, so you can ensure you start your day the right way.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

  • I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!

  • A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.