Recruitment Consultant Position

  • Ref: CS242
  • Location: Birkenhead
  • Type: Permanent / Full-time
  • Salary: Negotiable Per Annum
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We are looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join our award-winning team.We will also consider an experienced business development and account manager wanting to move into recruitment. This is a full time position however we will consider part time over 5 days.

Our company vision is to be industry leaders for commercial recruitment across the Wirral and North West.We are keen to attract, train and develop new recruiters to the industry and join our happy and hard-working team.

Job Summary

The focus for this role is business development and account management, however you must be prepared to resource for candidates if the needs of the business demand it. You will win new business, co-ordinate with the resourcing team to ensure you have candidates for your roles, and retain and grow your existing client base.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Researching commercial recruitment opportunities
  • Partaking in on the road and telephone cold calling, attending network events, giving presentations to businesses and business events
  • Bringing on new vacancies and clients
  • Handling client contact for vacancy process
  • Attending client meetings to discuss job vacancies and person specifications
  • Account management and developing client relationships
  • Marketing of available candidates to clients/employers of choice across Wirral and North West areas
  • Attending a variety of network events
  • Liaising with resourcing team to ensure thorough resourcing process, final review of candidates before submitted to clients
  • Resourcing as needs of business demand it
  • Logging all calls and job activity onto database
  • Working to set daily, weekly and monthly KPI’s and SLA’s

Personal Attributes, skills and experience required

  • Car owner essential
  • Experience of successful business networking
  • Experience of managing successful business relationships
  • Experience in all of the duties above
  • Ability to “plate-spin with a smile”
  • Ability to pick up procedures quickly
  • Candidate attraction and interviewing
  • Used to “going the extra mile” for colleagues and providing a “wow” service for both candidates and clients
  • Positive attitude to hard work
  • Super team player
  • Diligent administration skills
  • Fully conversant with Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook - also Hootsuite, Mailchimp and databases
  • Working knowledge of LinkedIn
  • Professional and friendly approach
  • Assertive
  • Be genuinely interested in people looking for work and be empathetic in your approach
  • Show attention to detail
  • Ability to network both online and face to face
  • Excellent level of written English as this role will involve sending professional emails direct to clients and candidates
  • Must be able to work in a strictly confidential working environment and to legal processes
  • Due to the nature of the role, you must be able to be flexible with working hours

Why Choose JFR?

  • 30 days annual leave (including bank holidays and one extra day for Christmas and birthday)
  • Reduced car parking fees
  • Central Birkenhead based offices - right next to Pyramids and local shopping - great for lunchtimes!
  • Great working hours – Monday-Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm or 9.30am – 5.30pm on rota (1 hour lunch - flexible for part time)
  • Individual monthly and team quarterly bonuses
  • Bi-monthly staff meals out
  • External Team working events
  • Excellent training and development both on the job and externally

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