Recruitment Consultant

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Arts
  • External Reference
    JN-012022-227404
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Specialist Sales - Related Services

Adecco Colchester are expanding! Come join us!


Are you ambitious and a driven individual who is looking to reach your full potential within a job where you can help others realise theirs?


With our recruitment service at the very heart of everything we do, Adecco Colchester are looking for a passionate, reliable and committed dual consultant to join our team. Based in the Colchester town centre, our team is fun, motivated, positive and sociable and we are looking for similar people to join us to make our team complete.


We have ambitious plans to expand for the future and would like both experienced consultants or those looking for a career in recruitment to join us on the journey.


So, what will your day be like? Well, no day is the same and the time flies, but here are some duties to give you a flavour:



  • Meet with existing clients to learn about their business needs and how we work in partnership

  • Build on and extend a target client list and bring on new business by building up relationships over the phone and face to face.

  • Conduct client meetings

  • Interview candidates and then make a business plan to find them the right role

  • Take temporary jobs, match the right candidates, set up interview, take feedback, manage job offers and own the whole 360 recruitment process

  • Manage the perm process and match candidates into permanent opportunities.

  • Once candidates are placed implementing our after-care service for both clients and candidates

  • Writing and Marketing of candidate profiles

  • Immersing yourself in local commerce and networking opportunities

  • Using our in-house database and complying to audit and processes


So, who are we looking for...?



  • Someone with a strong desire to succeed, win business and grow

  • Resilience, self-motivation, and ability to work under pressure

  • Fun and dynamic personality

  • Strong communication and relationship building skills

  • Customer focused

  • Hardworking, dedicated, and ready for a challenge


What would be the ideal background...?



  • A strong recruitment background but not essential if you can demonstrate B2B sales experience

  • Working in an environment that is fast paced and target driven, but always supported - we are a team

  • Reaching and exceeding targets

  • Working to deadlines

  • Providing exceptional customer service to candidates and clients and be service driven

  • Experience of building successful business relationships


In return you will receive the following benefits:



  • Competitive earning potential with which include an uncapped monthly and annual bonus

  • First class training, coaching and support

  • Hybrid working once fully trained.

  • Health care options

  • The ability to buy and sell holiday - up to a max of 5 days a year (holidays start at 23 days and rise by 1 day per year)

  • Birthday off

  • Perks at work scheme

  • Shopping vouchers for incentives plus discounts at well-known retailers

  • Flexible benefit scheme

  • Discounted gym membership

  • Flexible working opportunities - we provide you with a laptop and the autonomy to manage

  • Local and national league tables to inspire success

  • Opportunity to win a place on our company annual awards trip abroad

  • Volunteer day - One day off (full pay) per year to support a charity of your choice

  • A vast and flexible benefits package to choose from to suit your needs including vouchers and discounts

  • Pension scheme

  • Annual conference and awards night in London recognising excellence within our company

  • A rewarding role within a supportive and sociable company


All applications will be handled in the strictest of confidence. I look forward to chatting with you!

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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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Tanita House