Your new company
Hays is a leading global professional recruitment group. We are experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide. Our Birmingham office has 90+ specialist consultants covering a number of our key specialisms from our central offices. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious, career driven individual. You will be engaging, meeting and consulting with clients and candidates, developing expert market knowledge and using our market leading technology to identify and source candidates
Your new role
Recruitment is fast-paced and dynamic, every day you'll make a lasting impact. As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant in Birmingham you will manage the end to end recruitment process. You will be winning new clients and nurturing existing relationships, contacting candidates - building professional relationships and market knowledge, advertising current roles, networking with market specialists, using our market leading database to keep in touch with candidates and clients, attending client and candidate meetings and consistently hitting KPI's and targets.
What you'll need to succeed
There's not one typical person that makes a good Recruitment Consultant. We've got people from all kinds of backgrounds – graduates, non-graduates, sales professionals, retailers, ex-tradespeople, people from hospitality or real estate… and unlike other agencies we don’t need you to have previous recruitment experience. To succeed in recruitment you'll need to demonstrate that you're sales driven, results-focused, and possess an ambitious drive to succeed. Recruitment is hard work and it takes time and perseverance to achieve results so resilience, persistence and determination is key. You need to be passionate about sales, people-focused, outgoing and confident.
What you'll get in return
As a Recruitment Consultant at Hays you'll run your own business but be given the support of our market-leading brand, receive world-class training to help you become a recruiting expert and have access to the best tools and technology in the industry. You’ll also receive:
- Opportunity for a global career
- Flexible working options
- Promotion at six months
- Buy and sell holiday
- Uncapped commission paid x13 times per year
- Incentives and rewards
- Referral bonuses of up to £2000 per individual
- Access to virtual doctor unlimited times per year
- Employee Assistance Programmes
- Sharesave Scheme
We operate a meritocratic culture where you are rewarded and recognised based on your results, the chance to get promoted at six months and high performing individuals can be fast-tracked into management roles within a few years, as well as the chance to relocate to different parts of the UK or around the world. It's hard work and we expect excellence but if you deliver the results your earning potential and career progression knows no limits.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.