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Trainee Recruitment Consultant - London office in London, UK

  • Reference - TRC-SM1653
  • Permanent
  • £20,000 - £45,000 per annum

Trainee Recruitment Consultant x5

So, you're thinking of starting a career in sales? Come and Explore a Trainee Recruitment Consultant career with us. You'll get all the training and support you'll need from a friendly and fun team to kick start a successful professional working life. Did we mention that we've 'probably' got the best perks of any graduate job too?

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to become part of a motivated, passionate, driven and competitive team here in our central London office. You will start your career as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant and you will go through our internal training programme delivered by our Head of People, which is designed to help you succeed in your new career with us here at Explore Group. Our training and personal development is ongoing and doesn't just stop once you become a fully-fledged Consultant - we regularly have our Senior Consultants and Team Leaders jumping into training sessions as well!

What we offer:

  • Commission achievable from day one (1st year on target earnings £35,000 - £45,000)
  • Competitive basic salary which increases
  • Career progression which can include international opportunities
  • Training with on-going support and development. We have regular training sessions which everyone can get involved with

The role of a Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • You'll learn how to build your own network and become confident with pitching to new clients, start generating leads, winning and writing new business
  • As a Recruiter, your objective is to find the most suitable candidates that match your client's requirements. So attention to detail and being able to qualify/question is very important!
  • The majority of your time will be spent in the office speaking to clients and candidates, but you'll also get the a chance to attend meetings and networking events
  • You will be working in a target-oriented environment with a competitive edge to it
  • Manage the full end-to-end recruitment process, alongside your Mentor, from facilitating the interview to ensuring the selection process provides our customers with the best possible result

Some of our incentives include:

  • Holidays to Las Vegas, Miami, Mexico, Barcelona
  • Monthly allowance - to be used for whatever you like! Car, watch etc.
  • High achievers lunch clubs
  • High achievers breakfast clubs
  • Holiday increase with every year of employment
  • Beer on tap
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Five a side football team
  • Birthday off
  • Ping Pong Table
  • International relocation opportunities

Remember, we are not ONLY looking for previous sales experience however; we are looking for the following;

  • Natural Sales ability
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Natural competitiveness and experience of working towards targets
  • Information gathering and problem-solving skills
  • Strong social networking ability including use of social media
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Telephone / cold calling experience would be highly beneficial

Think you have what it takes to be the next Explorer?

We'd love to tell you more about us and find out more about you. So click on the Apply button and let your recruitment adventure begin!