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  • Office Location: Toronto Square, Infirmary Street, Leeds LS1 2HJ
  • Office Name: Leeds QSW
  • Sector: Recruitment Consultant
  • Salary: £20000 - £28000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time
  • Job Ref: 440453

Permanents Recruitment Consultant

If progression is a priority in your career and you want to work for an industry leading brand then this could be the opportunity for you! The role is working as a Permanents Recruitment Consultant on the Qualified Social Worker hub covering the North of England, based out of our Leeds office. 

  • Role: Permanents Recruitment Consultant
  • Location: Currently working from home, office is based in Leeds
  • Salary: £20,000 – £28,000 per annum (depending on experience) + uncapped commission
  • Hours: Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours per week, permanent

If you have outstanding communication skills, resilience and dedication to succeed that’s exactly what we’re looking for. You will be juggling and prioritising multiple demands whilst delivering fast-paced service excellence; this involves building trusting working relationships with both your candidates and clients, which is exactly what makes REED the recruiter of choice. Ideally we’re looking for candidates with recruitment and/or business development experience.

What does the role of a recruitment consultant involve?

  • Cold calling businesses to explore their recruitment needs
  • Pitching yourself and the companies recruitment service to win new business
  • Resourcing candidates via a number of different methods to fill these roles
  • Up-selling your candidates to your existing client base and vice versa, as well as arranging interviews/meetings between the two
  • Gaining and maintaining strong, long-lasting client relationships
  • Matching candidates to roles 
  • Supporting with administrative tasks i.e. payroll, reference and compliance checks
  • Learning from both their in house and external trainers

The role will involve business development to gain new clients, account management of your existing client base, sourcing new candidates by advertising roles and headhunting through social media and ensuring that you hit and hopefully exceed all of you targets. There are elements of administration involved, therefore candidates should possess good organisation skills. 

In return for all your hard work, you will not only be rewarded financially but also with a dynamic career path where you will maximise your full potential, working on a highly supportive and highly successful team.

What REED offer:

  • Uncapped commission from day one
  • Recognised brand with 60 years in business
  • Personal development fund of up-to £500 for a course of your choice
  • Sponsorship for Professional Qualifications
  • Ongoing training including the opportunity to join our Management Academy – 60% of her managers start on this training course
  • Structured Career Development Scheme – based on your performance
  • Bonus to salary conversion – REED provides increased financial security to high performers by allowing them to increase their base salary
  • Paid sabbaticals at 5,10,15, 20 years and so forth
  • Moving home leave – REED offer a paid day’s leave to help when you move home
  • Spotlight and Star Awards
  • And more…

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  • #1 Recruitment Agency – Glassdoor Best Places To Work 2019 & 2020
  • Glassdoor Top CEOs 2019
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies For Graduates To Work For 2018/19

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