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Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Salary Negotiable
Location East Midlands
Job Ref HQ00075109
Published 7 months ago

Job Description

Welcome to what could be the very first step in an incredibly exciting career.

At Macildowie, we are looking for our next group of trainee recruiters to join our growing business in 2023.

With a brand established over 25 years ago, we recruit across 8 core disciplines some locally and some nationally from our Nottingham and Leicester offices.

What really sets us apart is our approach to what we do. With a focus on partnering with our clients to provide recruitment and retention solutions, we develop relationships that provide the best opportunities for customers in our communities.

We are looking for people with a great work ethic, passionate about development and have good interpersonal skills.


A bit about what you would be doing:

  • Relationships are at the heart of everything we do and key to success will be working hard to build meaningful connections with the best candidates in the market, engage with clients and manage the whole recruitment process with a real focus on adding value and a consultative approach
  • Learning how to identify talent in a market, matching candidates not only on skill but soft skills and competencies
  • Growing your personal brand both in person and on-line, using digital training to help you develop your market
  • Using our award winning value proposition Macildowie have to create job opportunities with customers and connect them with the best candidates in the market

What we offer you:

Support & training: We will start your journey with us with an initial 6 months training plan for the market that best suits your strengths, with regular support, coaching and access to our e-learn platform 'MacYouniversity'. Take a look at https://www.macildowie.com/website to learn more about our disciplines.

Flexibility & Incentives: In addition to a great commission scheme and the chance to join us on an annual trip to Las Vegas (or other exciting location) we also have weekly incentives, a flexible approach to work including the locations we work from (including home) as well as quarterly social events.

Career development: We understand the importance of our peoples' development and wellbeing. Most of our Executive Team started as trainees. Whether you're a trainee, consultant, manager or a director; we provide the opportunities for you to develop and be the best version of you.

Earning potential: Our ethos is that we should all be rewarded fairly for the work we do so, we keep our bonus & commission schemes transparent, fair and achievable with an amazing set of additional benefits and wider incentives!


What we need from you in return:

You don't need previous recruitment experience for this role, we're looking for people who have the right approach which includes:

An ability to bounce-back: Recruitment can be challenging but it is also incredibly rewarding. The key is how you approach it; you'll need to be able to bounce back from challenges, positively learn and grow from mistakes and keep a can-do attitude throughout.

Passion: A pro-active approach is key to succeeding so if you really like diving in, learning to create opportunities for both yourself and your team and building relationships; this role could be perfect for you.

Communication: To help establish and grow your relationships you'll need to be a good verbal and written communicator, able to adapt your approach to different types of people.

Experience: You don't need specific recruitment experience any experience of working with customers is beneficial. If this is potentially your first job you will need to have something which can demonstrate your drive, communication, problem solving and organisation ability. Tell us about your best achievements outside of the classroom. For example, what role have you played in the success of sports teams, societies or previous jobs?

What do I do next?

Send us your CV using the link below. If we like what we see, we'll get in touch for a short initial phone interview. If that goes well, we'll invite you to one ouf our upcoming Trainee Assessment Cenres.

To find out more about us, have a look at https://employer.macildowie.com/work-for-macs

PS - We know that sometimes job adverts and lists can be a bit intimidating - we'd always rather you have a chat with us about your experience than worry about ticking every box.

Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the region's premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at macildowie.com.

Macildowie are a recruitment business working on behalf of a client to recruit this role. Your personal data may be forwarded to that client company as part of the application process. After applying for this role you'll be sent a request for your consent to hold your data on our systems. If you would like information on how we will process your data please go to our website and view our fair processing notices which are located at the bottom of the page under privacy policies. Within the fair processing notice for Candidates there is guidance on how to amend your contact preferences or exercise your rights relating to personal data. We can't provide direct links as email address and website urls within our job adverts are removed by some of the websites on which we advertise.