Associate Recruitment Consultant - Construction

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    £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + 30kOTE/ Bonus/ Bens

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    Kirsty McErlain

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    about 1 month ago

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  • Consultant:

    Kirsty McErlain

Trainee/ Associate Recruitment Consultant - Construction Trades
Competitive Salary / Excellent Benefits/ £30K OTE Year 1

Are you ambitious, charismatic and driven? Do you have a natural flair for sales and a determination to deliver results? Do you want take control of your career and your earnings and learn your craft with the support of some of the best recruiters in the industry?

We are looking for talented recruitment trainees to join our team here at Search - and if the above sounds like you, read on.

The role

As part of our Construction team, you'll supply temporary trades and labour staff to businesses across the South East and beyond. We work with a wide range of contractors in the sector; from National blue chip organisations delivering some of the UK's largest and most transformative infrastructure projects, to local specialists working on fast paced refurbishments across the city centre.

Your job as a successful recruitment consultant will be to generate new business by selling our service to these contractors (both over the phone and face to face), as well as finding the very best trades and labour in the area to fill the positions.

We encourage our consultants to treat their desks as their own business, and as such an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to self motivate will be essential to your success long term. This is a fast paced, dynamic sales role, which requires a high volume of telephone and face to face business development to build and maintain relationships with both clients and candidates alike.

Why choose Search?

Search Construction in Brighton are a well established and close knit team who have an extremely strong presence in the local market, and work to high standards to achieve exceptional results. This, combined with our exceptional in house training and supportive team structure, means that we can offer the very best environment for talented individuals to thrive in their careers.

Search offers a competitive starting salary, a commission scheme which financially rewards you for everything you generate from day 1, and a fast track progression path for those serious about advancing quickly in their careers.

We are a National business with offices across the whole of the UK, and have operated in the recruitment market for over 30 years. We have recently invested in a state of the art training program to add to our suite of industry leading benefits, and have entered a period of unprecedented growth - meaning there really couldn't be a better time to start your career with us!

The ideal candidate

This is an entry level position which requires no previous industry experience, though a background in sales or construction will of course be beneficial as you embark upon your training.

Key competencies include:

- Drive & ambition, with heaps of tenacity to boot
- The ability to learn and retain new information, and apply this consistently over time
- A personable character - a natural flair for striking up rapport and building relationships is key for any recruiter
- The ability to multi task, effectively prioritise workload, and manage your time efficiently
- Experience of working to - and exceeding - targets and KPI's
- A positive, can do, attitude.

Sound interesting? We are keen to get the ball rolling with our new recruits as soon as possible, so don't delay in sending us your application today.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.