Recruitment Consultant

Recruitment Consultant

£23,000 - £25,000 p.a plus commission

We're proud to support flexible working and would welcome a discussion on hours and days that suit you as well as remote working options. Our 9 day working fortnight (with every other Friday off) will support your work-life balance whilst also feeling secure in a supportive working environment.

Due to rapid growth, we are looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join us in supporting businesses to build a sustainable world. Working as part of a team you will liaise with clients and candidates to provide staff for environmentally sustainable businesses nationwide including renewable energy, recycling and nuclear. This position involves white-collar recruitment and will suit someone with drive and motivation to succeed in a sales-focused role.

As a Recruitment Consultant you will be responsible for:

Identifying and developing new business opportunities
Managing new and existing client accounts
Negotiating terms and offers of employment
Sourcing candidates using our internal database and multiple job boards
Interviewing candidates and matching to open or potential vacancies
Candidate management throughout the recruitment lifecycle including administration, interview process, and continuous feedback
Formatting, creating, and advising candidates on their CVs and cover letters
Creating attractive and engaging job adverts in line with Astute's standards and quality

What we need from you:

Exceptional customer service and relationship-building skills
Highly motivated and driven to deliver results
Excellent telephone manner
Outstanding organisation, IT, and administration skills
Ability to work under pressure
Previous recruitment experience an advantage

What we can do for you:

9 day fortnight (every other Friday off with full pay)
Competitive salary starting from £23,000 plus commission
Bespoke training from our in house trainers and mentors
Excellent development and career progression opportunities
3pm finish on Fridays for the days you're working
Flexible working options
25 days holiday plus bank holidays increasing by 1 day on each year of service
Additional day off for your birthday
Casual dress code
Contributory pension scheme
Private healthcare and Life Assurance

As a people focussed business, we greatly value what people mean to us and look after our staff so you will never be just a number. We genuinely care and this is reflected in our Glassdoor reviews and Great Recruiter certification. A career in recruitment focused on areas specifically aimed at reducing carbon emissions and helping us achieve our Net Zero commitments can be very rewarding. Not just in terms of benefits for yourself, but also the future of our planet.

To learn more about our Recruitment Consultant opportunity or to apply, please contact Sam Bradshaw by calling (phone number removed) or emailing

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful
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