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Trainee Recruitment Consultant Jobs

Interested in a rewarding career in recruitment? With our award-winning recruitment training programme, we provide full access to training and support from the moment you join, providing continuous learning throughout your Gravitas Career! 

Each of our consultants will be assigned to a particular specialist area, within technology, insurance, or banking, building up a network of candidates/clients, along with knowledge and expertise as their career develops. 

Read more about our L&D programme here. 

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What does a recruitment consultant do?

  • Engage in the entire end-to-end recruitment process, from sourcing, qualifying, briefing suitable candidates for interview, through to job offer stage. 
  • Become a market specialist by building and maintaining valuable relationships with clients and candidates. You will be responsible in market mapping, headhunting and business development. 
  • Assess the needs of each client or candidate and respond accordingly.
  • Advise and sell relevant positions to your candidates. You’ll play a part in helping candidates advance their career goals!
  • Build strong networks within your specialism with candidates and clients, that can be converted into commercial opportunities. 
  • Ability to negotiate salaries and contracts. 

What training can I expect?

We believe a Trainee Recruitment Consultant role requires 80% attitude and 20% skill. In our Consultant Development Programme, we help you with the fundamentals of the recruitment process, so you can be confident in becoming a market expert recruiter. 

As a trainee, you will attend an induction course covering the recruitment lifecycle, client/candidate management and recruitment techniques. This is followed by one-to-one coaching and further class training over the course of your first few months. 

Our training programme has even been recognised by the Princess Royal Training Award three times! Read why here. 

What skills are most important?

  1. Work ethic – We are looking with individuals who are driven to work hard and succeed.
  2. Resilience – Resilience is a key skill of a recruitment consultant. You will have to face challenges with confidence to overcome them.
  3. Motivation – Using a growth mindset, you will have initiative to learn new skills and work towards achievement. 

What’s in it for me?

At Gravitas, we have a great workplace environment offering:

  • Competitive salary with uncapped commission scheme.
  • Fast-track promotional paths, with transparent targets.
  • Dynamic and fun environment, with quarterly team and office outings to look forward to. 
  • Gravitas mobility scheme – take your career to any of our global locations!
  • Flexible working policy, increasing with seniority unlocking sabbatical options and work-cations.
  • Endless rewards and incentives, such as a monthly Lunch Club and overseas luxury holiday destinations!

Start your career journey with Gravitas now! Explore our current live jobs opportunities or register your CV here

Gravitas Group are proud to be an equal opportunities employer, committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or other characteristics protected by applicable law. If you require assistance or reasonable adjustments, please let us know when submitting your application.

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