Recruitment Consultant

Recruitment Consultant

The Opportunity

We are currently sourcing top talent to join us as Recruitment Consultants. Recruitment is an exciting industry, it’s fast-paced, outcome driven, competitive and people-orientated. It’s very similar to running your own business.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop a market and progress your career professionally with the backing of a global brand, advanced technology and experienced leadership team.

What should I expect day to day?

As a Recruitment Consultant, you will join one of our specialist markets, with a view to moving into a warm desk – meaning clients and candidates are already waiting on you! You’ll make use of all available opportunities to develop Hays’ position within the market.

Currently, we’ve excellent opportunities which we’d like to spotlight:

Our Property and Surveying team are looking for a candidate who can demonstrate an eagerness to interact with candidates and engage well with a range of individuals from Graduates to Partners. In this role, you’d be recruiting for many roles, which might include Quantity Surveyors, Building Surveyors and Project Managers.

Our Transactional and Part-Qualified Finance team are recruiting for an individual to join their highly experienced and diverse team, who can work alongside clients in the Private Sector to fill a wide range in roles. You might be recruiting for Accounts Assistants, Payroll Assistants and Credit Controllers, among others.

Our Mechanical and Engineering team are considering candidates who will be able to work at pace, allowing the team to build their client base. This role would recruit for a range of positions, including Mechanical Engineers, Building Services Managers and Electrical Engineers.

Regardless of which specialism you might join, you’ll focus on some key activities:

  • Providing expert, specialist advice to candidates.
  • Developing and implementing effective individual business and sales plans.
  • Facilitating to an advanced level the end to end recruitment process.
  • Leading by example through exceptional, consistent fee performance, activity and attitude.
  • Consistently developing market intelligence.

We will give you all of the tools and support needed to achieve in the position. Our Glasgow Office is the training hub for Scotland, giving you access to the best of the best at all times! You will also have access to our advanced bespoke technology which will enable you to work effectively and make the most of your uncapped commission!

This is a great time to join Recruitment or work towards expanding your career, as we’re in a unique position to add Recruitment Consultants to many of our teams. As some of our specialisms have seen immeasurable financial investment in recent months, we’ve more access than ever to being experts in our fields.

What you’ll need to succeed:

Each of our specialist teams have scope to appoint at a range of levels, from Graduate to Senior Recruitment Consultant. We’re keen to speak with applicants from various backgrounds in Recruitment, Sales and Customer Service. To be successful, you’ll need:

  • A passion to exceed targets and reach ambitious goals.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to build rapport quickly.
  • Self-motivation and strong initiative.
  • The determination, drive and ambition to be successful in a competitive industry.

What you will get in return:

  • You’ll be provided with the most comprehensive training in the industry.
  • Career progression allowing for development from Graduate to Director level in 8 years.
  • Growth to salary potential after Year 1.
  • Uncapped commission paid 13x per annum.
  • Hybrid working arrangement, split between remote and office days.
  • Access to the best technology in the industry, including a ‘Salesforce’ CRM.
  • Gym discounts, Cycle to Work scheme and access to a virtual doctor.
  • Regular incentives and rewards, including dinners and trips.
  • Employee loans for tech or travel.
  • Paid charity day #HelpatHays.
  • Access to internal networks for Pride and Parents@Hays .
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Construction & Property (HSR)
Glasgow - Blythswood Street
Construction & Property (HSR)