Recruitment Consultant

  • Location
    Carlisle, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £ 19000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Sales and Retail
  • External Reference
    JN-122020-159740

Due to growth we are looking for an ambitious and motivated individual to join an award-winning team. Delivering a first-class customer service experience is essential & with the Workington branch winning the 2019 Customer Service Award for Adecco we are looking for an individual who understands the importance of going above & beyond & shares our passion.


What will you receive?


With industry-renowned learning and development, you'll receive a colleague development programme that is market-leading and tailored to you. We don't set impossible targets, and are clear from the beginning, giving you all the support and guidance, you need to succeed. If you have resilience and determination, passion & drive this role could be for you.


What does the role involve?


Recruitment is a sales business so every element of your daily routine will involve sales activities, we therefore are looking for someone who has proven sales or recruitment experience.



  • Building up your market knowledge within your sector and utilising your knowledge to cultivate new business relationships

  • Cold calling clients & arranging meetings to discuss their business needs & sell the benefits of working with Adecco & the candidates you are representing.

  • Sourcing and engaging with candidates to support them in their career.

  • Effectively account managing client relationships to build effective long-term partnerships including existing clients & creating new opportunities.

  • Creating and activating marketing campaigns, using various methods to attract candidates & clients.

  • Utilising effective attraction methods to build a strong pipeline of candidates

  • Interviewing job seekers to establish their strengths and job requirements

  • Using job boards and social media to find the best applicants to place in your temporary and permanent roles

  • Maintaining regular contact with your portfolio of candidates.


What can you bring to the table?



  • The drive to succeed in a target focused environment

  • An engaging personality, you will have to be a strong communicator, with the ability to build long-lasting relationships.

  • Strong financial acumen and an entrepreneurial approach.

  • You'll be making a number of volume of calls daily to create a client and candidate portfolio, so organisation is vital.


What's in it for you?



  • A competitive base salary with an industry-leading commission scheme

  • There is a clear promotion path, and the opportunity to move up the ladder is entirely up to you.

  • A range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your lifestyle.

  • An opportunity to take part in CSR Activities & support charities



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.


By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Adecco. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

Please apply with your CV to: Amy Moore