Trainee Recruitment Consultant in United Kingdom

Applying for the Trainee Recruitment Consultant role

Job Title: Trainee Recruitment Consultant
Location: United Kingdom
Salary: £16,000 - £17,000
Type: Full Time
Job Sector: Recruitment Consultancy
Sub Sector: Other Recruitment Consultancy
Job Reference No: SO31TraineeRecCons110919

Job Description

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Construction Industry

Position: Permanent, Full Time

Location, Hamble, Southampton, SO31 4QH

Requirement: Applicants must hold a full driving license

Salary: GBP16,000 /year starting salary + commission + bonuses

- Regular targets to be set to increase basic salary

OTE: Realistic year 1 on target earnings of GBPGBP21,400, but this can be significantly more

Commission: Uncapped commission structure

About Us

Lilium Construction is a newly established recruitment agency specialising in the supply of blue and white collar construction staff on a permanent and temporary basis. The company was setup from the success of our parent company Lilium Direct, which is also within the recruitment sector.

Key Responsibilities - Sales

Trainee Recruitment Consultant (Construction Industry):

- Sourcing new clients and developing new business opportunities.
- Visiting prospective clients in their offices and on their construction sites.
- Contacting prospective clients and speaking with decision makers.
- Building relationships with clients and providing ongoing customer service.
- Negotiating client charges rates as required.
- Working towards personal and team sales targets.
- Developing general business and sales skills with internal and external training.

Key Responsibilities - Resourcing

Trainee Recruitment Consultant (Construction Industry):

- Sourcing new construction workers via a variety of means.
- Contacting potential workers and checking their availability.
- Lining up suitable candidates to attend work as per the client`s brief.
- Advertising jobs and performing CV searches to find new candidates.
- Negotiating candidate pay rates as required.
- Checking candidate`s compliance/ right to work documents.
- Building a relationship with current workers via regular catch-up calls.


- Must hold a full driving license
- Must have at least 1 year`s sales or construction experience
- Must be confident enough to walk onto construction sites (it`s not for everyone)

The Benefits

- Starting salary of GBP16,000 /year which will increase quickly dependent on performance.
- Earn up to 30% commission of your sales margin with zero threshold.
- Commission is uncapped, providing a fantastic earning potential.
- Use of a company pool car or full reimbursement of your own business miles.
- Modern offices in Hamble with free parking.
- Become a part of a close-knit team with a fun working atmosphere.
- Ongoing training and development.
- Excellent long term career prospects.

Why You`ll Love It Here

As Lilium Construction is a new recruitment agency, there is vast opportunity to make a big impact early on in the business and therefore develop a long-term, rewarding career as a recruitment consultant and manager.

Next Steps

To apply to our vacancy for a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, please click Apply and upload a copy of your CV for consideration.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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