Trainee Consultant for Recruitment Company – City of London

  • Job Reference: NJ0081
  • Date Posted: 1 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Nexus Jobs
  • Location: City London
  • Salary: £15,000 to £20,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Commission + Bonus
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jas Gujral
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7488 6900

Job Description

Trainee Consultant for Recruitment Company – City of London

Our client is specialist recruitment consultancy for PR and corporate communications. They have really exciting growth plans and are offering a role to work as a Trainee Consultant. Sourcing candidates (including headhunting) and managing them, sourcing clients and managing them. There is lots of internal and external training to get you up to speed. In order to be able to be promoted to Consultant, you will be adept at all parts of the role. 

·         Developing strategy and plans for your desk with relevant milestones

·         Checking candidate availability

·         Updating database

·         Advertising (producing copy for website,  uploading adverts onto jobsites in absence of recruitment assistant, copy for universities)

·         Proactive candidate sourcing including from headhunting, database, referrals and networking

·         Working thoroughly through the resourcing checklist according to the gold/silver/bronze status of the role

·         Using internet and websites to name gather for candidates to approach 

·         Candidate response handling (from advertising, referrals etc)

·         Telephone screening

·         Candidate CV quality checks

·         Arranging candidate registration interviews

·         Gaining exclusivity with candidates

·         Requesting and taking references on candidates

·         Generating new business leads

·         Amending CVs into house style and reformatting where necessary

·         Conducting research

·         Diary management

·         Updating Company spreadsheets (Terms of Business rates/New business ring-ins)

·         Creating and sending out interview confirmations

·         Interviewing candidates

·         Writing up interview notes into statements

·         Writing up consultants notes on database


You must have a degree level qualification. 

Please send your CV to in Word format.