Recruitment Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00000024-1
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Recruiter: job switch
  • Location: Harwich
  • Salary: £18,000 to £21,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: jamie dawson
  • Email:

Job Description


Are you a recent graduate or experienced within sales with a passion for building connections and achieving success? Look no further! We are seeking dynamic individuals to join our team as Recruitment Consultants in the heart of Harwich.


  • Competitive Starting Salary: £18-20K basic (based on work experience)
  • Lucrative Commission Structure: On Target Earnings of £40K year 1, £60K year 2, £85K year 3

THE ROLE: As a Recruitment Consultant, you play a pivotal role in shaping careers and businesses. Your role includes:

  • Building robust relationships with candidates and clients, guiding them through crucial career decisions.
  • Crafting compelling job adverts to attract top-tier talent.
  • Sourcing candidates through innovative methods such as headhunting and networking.
  • Cold calling businesses, persuading them to choose your expertise for their hiring needs.
  • Navigating rejections and negotiate business terms.
  • Facilitating smooth communication between candidates and clients.
  • Providing constructive feedback to enhance the recruitment process.

Success in this role demands resilience. With dedication and effort, you'll conquer challenges and reap the rewards.

THE REWARDS: Embark on a challenging journey with enticing perks:

  • Uncapped Commission: Sky's the limit!
  • Clear Career Progression: Climb the ladder from graduate to director and beyond.
  • Continuous Training: Internal and external training for your professional growth.
  • Team Events: Monthly Lunch Clubs, Quarterly Socials, Ski Trips, and more.
  • Incentivised Holidays: Imagine jet-setting to Dubai, Miami, or Ibiza!
  • Luxury Incentives: Rolex Raffles and Gym Memberships.
  • Well-being Focus: In-house therapy sessions and unlimited annual leave.
  • Philanthropy Opportunities: Paid charity days to give back to the community.


  • Relevant Experience: Prior B2B sales or office-based experience is advantageous.
  • Extracurricular Involvement: Showcase activities reflecting resilience, goal orientation, client interaction, determination, and strong communication skills.


  • Hunger for success
  • Resilience
  • Self-motivation
  • A winning mentality