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WHAT DOES A RECRUITER DO?


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TYPICAL DUTIES OF A RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT


TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

You will be constantly building your knowledge of your market. This will mean staying on top of "who's who", researching paths to qualification in your disciplines, understanding core role functions and current market conditions

ATTENDING EVENTS

If you're going to be a mover and shaker in your industry then you need to be at the right events showing that you are immersed in your industry. It will raise your status and credibility while helping you to make great new connections

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

You'll be calling clients and attending meetings to strengthen existing relationships, build new ones and generate great new vacancies to fill

VACANCY MARKETING

You will be constantly ensuring your online presence is strong and that you produce marketing that promotes your vacancies to the right audience. This means writing compelling job adverts and distributing them to the right channels.

SOURCING CANDIDATES

Using advertising, database search, social media and referrals you will be seeking out the very best talent in your sector for your clients. Once you find them you'll be assessing their suitability and interviewing them on behalf of your clients.

MAKING INTRODUCTIONS

When you feel you have a strong match between a candidate and client you will make an introduction with the aim of generating an interview or temporary assignment booking.

Negotiating Offers

Getting an offer for one of your candidates means it's time for you negotiate the final details between both parties - keep them both engaged and walking towards a successful outcome.

MANAGING YOUR TARGETS

You will be responsible for managing your own targets. These will ultimately focus on the fees you generate by making successful placements but you will also manage the level of your weekly & monthly critical activities

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT


Want to know what it's REALLY like to be a Recruitment Consultant?

Our founder Tara Lescott shares her experience of the good, the bad and the ugly of life as a Recruiter!

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Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Cambridge (Camboro Business Park)

Want to launch your career in recruitment in 2019? Join our team! We are a boutique specialist recruitment agency with BIG PLANS. Recognised as the most forward thinking and effective agency in our field we are at the cutting edge of the recruitment industry - helping recruitm...

Cambridge (Camboro Business Park)

£18000 - £22000 Annual - Bonus (OTE £35K Year 1)

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HERE'S WHAT OUR TRAINEES SAY ABOUT US


Tara was a fantastic help when it came to getting my current role.
Very supportive with a genuine interest to help, I would recommend anyone to use her or the team at Recruiter Republic in the future.

MATTHEW SOMMERVILLE - TRAINEE CONSULTANT

HERE'S WHAT OUR TRAINEES SAY ABOUT US


I honestly could not recommend Tara highly enough! She took the time to really get to know me as a person, knowing me better than I know myself in some cases. She provided paramount advice from the onset, advising me with a career choice that I feel will most definitely change my life for the better. Tara then enhanced my CV, emphasizing and highlighting the areas such as my academic qualifications, skills and my characteristics, ultimately producing a winning CV. The depth of Tara's understanding, knowledge and connections within the recruitment industry was priceless, short listing selected clients to match my ambitions as well as my requirements. After conferring with Tara about the type of work environments that suit me best, she decided to push forward obtaining me several interviews with firms that were not even advertising. I went into each interview confident thanks to Tara’s advice, reassurance and insight. I honestly feel that Tara’s ability to understand me as an individual and her in-depth knowledge of her industry enabled her to find the suitable company for me to pursue a career. Tara is a tremendous asset to anyone looking to progress within their career and has my highest recommendation

CARL NEVEL - ARCHITECTURE GRADUATE

HERE'S WHAT OUR TRAINEES SAY ABOUT US


Trying to figure out who the best firms were and the right approach to interviews was quite overwhelming until I met the team at Recruiter Republic. Quite honestly, I felt like I had an Agent who was coaching and advising me and the result was that in a period of just 48 hours I had a full day of interviews arranged with high-calibre firms. I have an accepted an offer with a firm I would not have found on my own and have achieved a starting salary I didn't think was possible. If you're trying to launch your career in recruitment my advice is to go straight to Recruiter Republic they are the only wise choice. Don't try to do it alone!

MOHAMMED TANWEER - LAW GRADUATE

HERE'S WHAT OUR TRAINEES SAY ABOUT US


Initially I contacted Tara after having spent a few months in a recruitment firm that, quite frankly, I hated. Somewhat dubious about what to do next she managed to help me understand why my role wasn't working for me and how I would suit a different environment and could do really well elsewhere. My confidence was lost but Tara managed to resurrect it for me! I wouldn't have found any of the firms Tara arranged interviews for me with. If you feel stuck or lost where you are, I recommend speaking to Tara - I couldn't thank her enough.

HANNAH WILLSON - DELIVERY CONSULTANT