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Recruitment Consultant (Graduate Entry)

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sectors:

    Sales & Marketing, Business Development

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  • Salary:

    £18000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Naomi Clarke

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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    Naomi Clarke

Recruitment Consultant (Graduate Entry) - Food Health and Life Sciences

The Role …

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graduate to join Core Talent for enrolment on our 2019 Training Programme.

The Food, Health & Life Sciences division recruits a mix of middle management and high profile positions for innovative start-up companies and big multinational household brands alike.

In the last year alone we've sourced talent for brands such as Johnson & Johnson, DANONE, Mars, PZ Cussons, Sanofi and many other interesting businesses right across Europe.

The role of a Consultant will see you working a full 360 degree role (both client and candidate facing) on a desk within an established market. The day to day will involve Identifying, developing and managing client business relationships as well as selling our recruitment services and negotiating the rates of business. You will also be responsible for sourcing and interviewing candidates, negotiating salary packages and presenting suitable candidates to clients. Your goal is to build mutual benefiting relationships with clients and candidates and work as part of a passionate team.

Requirements/Success Criteria...

This position suits someone who is:

  • Mature enough to confidently tackle client meetings and manage a high volume of senior candidates.

  • Someone with high gravitas to influence up to Executive level.

  • Capable with a high level of skill in both verbal and written communications.

  • Driven to succeed in what is a challenging but ultimately rewarding industry.

Candidates will ideally be educated to degree level.

It is essential that you are highly motivated, ambitious and approach your work with dedication and a high work ethic. Given Recruitment is such a people based industry you should possess strong interpersonal skills, be persuasive and able to sell to both candidates and clients.

Package & Benefits...

We have so many but the highlights include -

  • Uncapped Bonus Scheme with realistic year 1 earnings of £50-70,000 p/a

  • Bespoke Personal development plan with access to dedicated internal L&D team.

  • Yearly Personal Holiday Vouchers based on performance targets (between £1000 - £5000)

  • Annual Company Wide Conference Holiday abroad - Previous locations include Barcelona / Las Vegas / Miami / Madrid

  • Monthly Lunch Club - First Friday of every month with companywide drinks afterwards

  • Free breakfast and casual dress code every Friday as well as a drink in the 'pub of the week' after work

  • Flexible working hours for consultants with 12 months+ experience and/or operations at Senior Consultant level.

  • Early finish on Friday's - Team drinks in a local bar before we all head off for the weekend!