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Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Job reference number: SH003

HR & Recruitment Jobs



£23,800 – £24,500 plus uncapped commission


Leicester city centre

Job Overview

The Opportunity

We are currently looking for ambitious and sales driven individuals to join us as Graduate Recruitment Consultants in Leicester. No prior recruitment experience or qualifications are required for this position, instead we are looking for individuals who display our core values: passionate about people, ambitious, insightful, expert and innovative. You will receive industry leading training and support throughout your career and have plentiful opportunities for fast track promotions.

What should I expect day to day?

As a Graduate Recruitment Consultant, you'll manage your own business and work in a commercial and entrepreneurial environment. You'll manage the whole recruitment cycle including:

•    Building relationships with clients
•    Winning new business
•    Managing vacancies from start to finish
•    Screening, interviewing and shortlisting candidates
•    Matching the best candidates to the best jobs

Recruitment can be tough, but we will give you all of the tools and support needed to meet your targets and be a successful recruitment consultant. You will also have access our advanced bespoke technology which will enable you to work efficiently and make the most of our uncapped commission!


What you will get in return

•    The backing of a Global Company, established for over 50 years
•    Best Technology in the Industry including a ‘salesforce’ CRM
•    The most comprehensive training programme in the industry - allowing for progressing from Associate to Director level in just 8 years
•    Significant growth potential of salary after year 1
•    Flexible working options
•    Buy and sell holiday
•    Uncapped commission paid x 13 times per year
•    Incentives and rewards – dinners and trips abroad
•    The opportunity for recognition at local, regional and national awards
•    Referral bonuses of up to £2000 per individual
•    Access to a free well-being package
•    Gym discounts
•    Cycle to work scheme
•    Charitable Giving
•    Access to virtual doctor unlimited times per year
•    Employee loans to buy Tech/Rail/Tram travel
•    Paid charity day #helpathays
•    Parents@hays support network

Skills and Qualifications required

  • Degree qualified
  • Full driving licence (or test booked)
  • Passionate about hitting targets and working in a highly competitive environment
  • Resilience, determination, drive and ambition
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to build rapport quickly
  • Self-motivated and a strong initiative (even more important while we are working remotely!)

Hours per week

Full time

Closing Date



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