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Divisional Director - Professional Services - City - £75000 (OTE year one £110000)

My client is a leading brand, established over 20 years' and based in the City of London.  They are looking to hire a Divisional Director to look after three sectors of the business:Marketing, Finance and Support, currently a team of 9, recruiting into Professional Services.  Your remit will be to grow this team to 40 heads over 4 years' and establish a HR practice.   

This success would lead to a Board Director role with an increase in salary and package.


The Company  - 

100+ consultants in London

Offices in 3 regional locations across England

Experienced recruiters withing Professional Services and the Public Sector

Established for over 20 years

Have 14 teams that recruit different sectors sharing an outstanding client base

Proud to have a 4.2 rating on Glassdoor by ex employees


The role - 

Taking over 9 junior consultants within 3 disciplines - Finance/Marketing/Support into Accountancy Practice and Legal companies

Adding and growing a HR team

Developing consultants through to team leaders/managers

Growth of core sectors

Spotting and developing growth in your markets/add markets that relate

Hitting and exceeding budget

Full responsibility for your teams profit and loss

The team is looking to grow to 40 to match the average size of other divisions

Working with the wider business on the leadership team

This is a non fee earning role


You will need - 

Operational experience within recruitment

To understand at least one of the markets this team operates in currently

To demonstrate effective leadership skills and success at developing junior consultants to high performers

Ambitious –want to take the team forward

Experience of delivering budget through your team

An upbeat, easy to get on with personality

Open to share and do what’s best for the wider business


GSR2R have recruited for this client for over 15 years and placed senior level candidates with them.  They are a really great brand that delivers what they promise to senior members of the team. They have a clear progression from this role to Board Director and you can see at every stage what your package will be and how it increases.

This role would be great for a manager looking to progress or someone who is slightly bored of working in a corporate business and would like to go somewhere where they are encouraged to run with their ideas and decisions to make their goal achievable.

For further information, contact Cheryl on 020 3889 1671 or email cheryl@gsr2r.com