• Office Location: Station Square, Once Gloucester Street, Swindon SN1 1GW
  • Office Name: Swindon Accountancy
  • Sector: Recruitment Manager
  • Salary: £30000 - £38000
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Role Type: Full-time or Part-time
  • Job Ref: 407925

Area Manager

As an Area Manager, you will lead and manage a team of expert recruiters, each working in an identified market specialism in the Swindon office. These specialisms include Finance, Accountancy, Practice and Procurement. You will lead from the front to create and develop key client relationships to benefit from your team and help them to deliver an optimum performance. You will work with your team and Co-Members to maximise the coverage of our recruitment specialisms within your defined geographical area. This role is initially a fixed term contract, covering maternity. 


  • Create & develop client relationships and act as an escalation point for candidates and clients 
  • Develop. communicate and manage a clear Business Development Plan 
  • Build and maintain a strong professional network within the geographical area to identify and connect opportunities in the market before our competitors 
  • Lead the team to optimum performance ensuring business targets and KPI’s are met 
  • Recruit, train, coach and retain Co-Members ensuring we have high performing teams 
  • Analyse Management Information to make pragmatic and commercially sound decisions
  • Implement change to improve business performance and achieve key performance metrics and financial targets

And what can we offer you?

  • Transparent career development framework means hard work translates into real career progression
  • Represent a respected brand name established in 1960
  • Work one day a week for charity – 18% of REED is owned by The Reed Foundation
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays – option to buy up to 5 additional days per year
  • Uncapped commission 
  • And more…

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All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and compliance with vetting requirements applicable to the job role. REED is an equal opportunities employer.  We aim to ensure that no candidate or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity.  We are a MINDFUL EMPLOYER and offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.