Candidate Consultant (6 month FTC)

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 17000 - £ 18000 / Year
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Office Assistant
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-102020-151461

The Candidate Consultant will be the key support to the Recruitment Consultants on both the Temporary and Permanent desks in branch, sourcing and qualifying leads, sourcing and screening candidates and providing administrative and service support to the office.


This is a great starting role and springboard into a Recruitment Consultant position if someone is looking to grow and develop a career within recruitment or a great administrative and service based role for those who excel in supporting a team.


You will be expected to:



  • Provide a warm, professional welcome for all visitors and callers to the branch, greeting them with courtesy, in a friendly and business like manner either face to face, over the phone or virtually

  • Provide an efficient administrative service to the branch, as directed by the Branch Manager

  • Ensure that the branch is presentable and fully stocked on a daily basis (including water, tea, coffee etc.)

  • Copy, collate and file all branch paperwork and record data on the company systems

  • Handle incoming candidate CVs, arrange candidate appointments and guide candidates through the registration process

  • Handle the interview candidates to assess qualifications, skills and previous employment and conduct skill checks to enable the best possible assignment selection

  • Help to fill vacancies and assignments for permanent/temporary candidates

  • Ensure the branch marketing plan is carried out to a high standard, working in conjunction with the Branch Manager

  • Resource for candidates and/or generate leads, as directed by the Branch Manager or Recruitment Consultant

  • Interact with clients when database cleansing, taking bookings and vacancies



You will need to display the following personal attributes to succeed in the role:



  • Strong work ethic and team focus, prepared to go the extra mile to support the branch

  • Well organised, methodical approach to tasks, able to prioritise demanding workload while paying attention to details

  • Anticipate and proactively meet the needs of the team

  • Ability to think on feet and work independently to create innovative solutions

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships



We will require you to have experience of:



  • Working in a customer focused environment that is both fast paced and target driven

  • Using Microsoft Office packages



*** Please note full training will be provided however, the successful candidate must have a good understanding of MS Office packages, a strong communication style and a quick learner. We are looking for hard working, dedicated candidates who are looking to build on their career within recruitment.***



Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa


Hours: Monday to Friday, 9am-5.30pm (During the Covid-19 pandemic, you will be asked to work from home on Monday's)


Location: George Street, Croydon


Progression opportunities: A permanent member of staff, with the potential to take over the Permanent Recruitment desk with a higher basic salary and generous commission structure.



If this is the role for you, please apply now and we will call you to discuss further.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: lauren Dennis