Team Leader Recruitment Consultant

Team Leader Recruitment Consultant

Job Title: Team Leader Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + commission, car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SB824TL_1509379455
Contact Name: Samantha Bradshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2017 16:04

Job Description


If you're a successful Recruitment Consultant with 2-3 years experience and looking for your next step in your career development we're interested in speaking to you. We are looking for a Team Leader to develop and evolve our Water sector.

As a Permanent Recruitment Consultant, you will be responsible for the full recruitment cycle as well as leading the sector. This will involve every aspect of recruitment from developing the initial business opportunity to placement of a candidate. Typical duties will include but are by no means limited to:

  • Identifying and developing new business opportunities, this will include cold calling/ meeting clients.
  • Managing existing client accounts to maximize revenue generating opportunity.
  • Negotiating terms of business and offers of employment.
  • Using internal and external databases, as well as your professional network, to identify potential candidates.
  • Qualifying candidates against vacancy requirements by means of a face to face or telephone interview.
  • Creating enticing job adverts and administering responses.
  • Formatting CV's and writing comprehensive cover notes to sell suitable candidates against vacancy requirements.
  • Preparing candidates for interview by providing comprehensive research materials, instructions and conducting pre-interview sessions during which you will advise candidates on interview techniques etc.
  • Developing the internal Water team by coaching and supporting Recruiters in the business.

We're growing fast and looking for individuals that can grow with us. There is plenty of opportunity for career development with clear and achievable goals in a supportive environment. This is a difficult and demanding role, but we pride ourselves on having a great culture that empowers our people to reach their full potential, with the opportunity to earn great money along the way.

We firmly believe in fairly rewarding our people for their hard work and as such offer generous commission structures, competitive salaries and excellent benefits as follows:

  • Basic salaries ranging from £28,000- £32,000 depending on experience
  • Our current Recruitment Consultant OTE is c£65,000-£70,000 pa, achievable in 2-3 years, with the potential to earn significantly more
  • Flexible 25 days' holiday (plus bank holidays) with the ability to buy and sell holidays.
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Company car allowance
  • Company mobile phone
  • Flexible start/ finish times
  • Regular incentives
  • Professional qualifications in recruitment - NVQ
  • Pleasant working environment with industry leading tools
  • An environment that encourages you to achieve

We are located in the prestigious 1000 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.

To be considered for this opportunity you should demonstrate:

  • 2-3 years successful recruitment experience
  • A high level of self-motivation to succeed
  • An inquisitive nature with a willingness to learn
  • Possess strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Great communication skills both face-to-face and over the phone
  • Resilience
  • A high level of integrity

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.