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(CW 334)

Contract / interim / temp Recruitment Consultant - Holborn, London - £30k basic plus commission no threshold

My HR specialist client was formed in 2004 and is a niche Recruitment Consultancy that delivers Contingency and Search services within the Human Resource and Business Change Markets. Their client base encompasses all industry sectors and they have a proven track record of delivering permanent and temporary professionals at all levels across all HR disciplines.

Working with leading brands such as BskyB, HSBC, BBC, AXA, BP, Harrods, Tesco’s and many more my client offers its clients a bespoke and innovative recruitment service.

Shortlisted for ‘Best HR Recruitment Consultancy’ 2009 and embracing awards such as the Investors in People accreditation, they focus and concentrate on what they do best; finding market leading talent. From HR generalists through to specialists within Internal Recruitment & Talent, Employee Relations, Learning & Development, Compensation & Reward, OD & Change, Diversity, and Shared Services their candidate attraction strategies enable them to target the passive candidate market. These strategies have been developed as historically the best available talent tends not to be actively looking; the emphasis is on them to find them.

They combine the best of a high-volume recruiter and an executive search and selection company, complementing their search-based approach with traditional advertising and database search techniques enabling them to offer their clients maximum candidate diversity while maintaining a high degree of quality control. Their success has been and will continue to be attributable to the quality of their staff, the training and staff development that they offer and the shared vision for expansion and growth.

The Role:

Contracts Consultant to work alongside the Manager. This is the newest team and they are flying.

You would spend:

40% of your time focusing on maintaining and enhancing client relationships

40% of your time focusing on delivering to their customer base (directly and through the research team)

20% of their time assisting the team leader in:
•Strategically growing the team and increasing revenue
•Identifying training needs for individuals or groups of people
•Monitoring customer satisfaction and focusing on ‘best in class’ performance
•Identifying training needs for individuals within the team
•Continual focus on innovative thinking and evolution of everything they do

My clients Consultants differentiate themselves from the competition by their ability to find ‘non-available’ talent and their superior business knowledge.  This business recruits senior level HR roles from across a wide range of Business sectors (Financial Services, Technology, Retail, Insurance, Engineering, Pharmaceutical etc.)

You know you’ve done a great job when:
•You hit your monthly target
•You are part of the team and work together
•They receive positive feedback in the form of testimonials from candidates and clients – ensuring you are delivering a high level of customer service using external benchmarking
•You continue to grow their client base and can refer to notable ‘big client’ wins (i.e. Blue chip clients)

The ideal candidate will have:
•Contract/temp recruitment experience
•Motivated by surpassing goals
•Able to negotiate and influence at all levels – demonstrating an appreciation that HR Recruitment is the pinnacle of Relationship based selling.
•Self Motivated and enthusiastic about recruitment
•Good organisational and time management skills
•Good communication and interpersonal skills
•Ability to build strong client relationships
•Professional, ambitious and keen to provide first rate service to clients and candidates alike
•Quick, tenacious thinker with a high level of commercial acumen

You will have the ability to build relationships both face to face and over the phone with decision makers at all levels and have a creative attitude towards recruitment and recruitment services. Crucially you will be a quick learner and be adaptable to the changing needs of your clients as well as being able to add value to the process & relationship via a superior understanding of specific industry sectors and related market intelligence. You will be confident in headhunting and presenting candidates as well as pitching for all levels of business.

Call Cheryl now on 0203 696 1210 or email cheryl@gsr2r.com to find out more about this fantastic opportunity!