Student Placement Year - Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Internal Vacancies

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20000 per annum + plus commission

  • Contact:

    Melanie Sedgley

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Placement Year - Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Salary - £20,000 plus commission


Why Join Oscar?

Listed 5th on Best Companies Top 100 Best Small Companies to work for 2021, of which we have been listed the number 1 small Recruitment Company, as well as being recognised as the fastest growing recruitment agency in the North West! We also have the Best Learning and Development across all industries, accredited by Best Companies in 2021.

We are leading specialists within the Technology and Digital sector across UK, USA, and mainland Europe; we thrive off our cohesive culture and consistent year on year growth - last year 87% increase in Turnover and 40% growth in staff.

You will get all the tools you need to be a success and be surrounded by those on the same mission as you!

We are modern! We use data and stats to help but do not measure you by archaic KPI's like hours on the phone - we work out what good looks like for YOU & your market and we help you consistently achieve. We utilise personal branding, digital touchpoints and techniques fit for 2022; we still love making phone-calls too though.

There is no secret to our success; it is down to our people

The Role

  • As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant on your placement year, you will be responsible for sourcing candidates by building strong searching techniques via a range of different platforms for the technology sector
  • Qualifying candidates through effective questioning techniques
  • Matching candidates and clients appropriately through developing relationships and understanding the needs of both
  • Negotiating, influencing, and persuading where appropriate to achieve the best outcome

Our placement/ Intern opportunities will give you a genuine insight into the world of business and the Recruitment Industry, (this isn't about making tea and coffee) this is real exposure to recruitment and business and skills that will set you up for life!

We are dedicated to your career development that's why you will have a bespoke training programme which is tailored to your individual learning style! 78% of our Trainees get promoted within their first 4 months and 78% of our management team joined us as a Trainee.

So, if you have a natural strong work ethic and an eagerness to learn your potential is unlimited!

About you

Sound interesting? if you have a real passion to work in recruitment, have a competitive edge and want to be challenged as well as getting to work in one of the most sociable environments then this is the perfect opportunity for you!

You also get:

Competitive basic salary with uncapped earning potential.
Excellent commission structure - no thresholds
Monthly afternoons and evenings in top restaurants and bars for hitting targets
Reward Portal - make your money go further with discount codes and reloadable store cards
Duvet day incentives
Accredited training programme
Enhanced paid leave for important life events
Employee charity committee
Employee social committee
Pension - access to a workplace pension with employer and employee contribution
Annual day at the races
1pm Friday finish
Fresh fruit daily
Health cash plan £1,000+ cash back on everyday healthcare
Employee assistance programme
Free flu vaccinations
Discounted health club membership
On-site fitness sessions

Hit Apply now!

Placement year

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