Experienced Recruitment Consultants

We’ve reimagined how we see the future of our business and the future of recruitment, but we need ambitious, creative and dynamic people to drive our visions.

Ready for something new?

We are an open employer and we welcome big thinkers with big ideas to continue to evolve our 60 year history and our technology-first approach to recruitment.

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Reed was one of the first businesses to offer specialist recruitment services, with Reed Accountancy in the 1960s…

Today we have over 20 specialisms, and our co-members take pride being experts in their sectors.

If you have experience recruiting for a particular industry then we can help you further develop that knowledge to become a true specialist in your market. We are also open to conversations because you’ve seen what great reward and careers prospects are open to you here.

Fill out the contact form below and we’ll be in touch to discuss the right route for you at Reed. Alternatively you can apply directly to any job shown below, or on our jobs page.

Our purpose is improving lives through work. We hope to improve the lives through work of our co-members, by rewarding their contribution to Reed’s success with innovative, exciting, and generous incentive schemes…

Consultants at Reed are given clear Career Development Frameworks (CDFs) to ensure an open and fair approach to career, salary and bonus progression as you develop and grow your client base with us. Consultants, Account Business Partners, and Recruitment Managers across all our divisions are eligible for various different reward schemes which recognise outstanding performance for both the individual and the team.  Keep an eye out for our newest and most exciting rewards packages being released in June.

At Reed, we want all our co-members to be proud of the work they do, but more than that, we want you to feel confident, valued, and respected for the energy and effort put into your day-to-day with us.

We also appreciate that life isn’t just about work but also family, friends, and personal growth. With this in mind, our reward schemes set out to enable memory-making, quality time out, and enjoyment as a result of high performance.

Our Career Development Frameworks (CDFs) ensure all co-members have fair and equal opportunities, with competitive salaries and bonuses that reward results.

Our L&D offering is agile and versatile and because we believe every co-member brings something unique to Reed, we also believe in a tailored approach to learning…

Whilst the legacy of our industry-leading training remains, we have a range of dedicated specialist learning, lunch and learns, classroom and web based training packages all designed and delivered by our own L&D team, with topics from industry-specific terminology to our renowned Management Academy.

We also currently run 3 mentoring programmes: Classic, Women in Leadership and Race & Ethnicity. We are committed to building successful partnerships throughout our business and encourage internal networking both formally and informally.

Experienced Recruitment Consultant jobs

Find a selection of our current vacancies below, or click the button to search all current vacancies, including Recruitment Manager jobs.

Solutions Consultant

Talent Acquisition Centres
£25000 - £35000

We are recruiting for an experienced recruiter or business development professional to join our growing team in Bristol, specialising in working with former police officers, security cleared professionals and cyber security experts.

Recruitment Consultant – Perms Desk

EMEA - Sales & Marketing
£1000 - £2500

The REED company, which celebrates 15 years of operation on the Czech market this year, offers unrivalled career opportunities in the field of external recruitment. Combining the power of the UK’s best-known recruitment brand with the belief that as a business we can only achieve our goals together, REED is the clear career choice for ambitious and dynamic workers. We are currently looking for a new addition to the team in the position of Research Consultant / Recruiter.

Recruitment Consultant – Temps Desk

Education North
£21000 - £30000

Recruitment Consultant opportunity at Reed Education in Preston

Position: Recruitment Consultant – Reed Education, Preston 
Salary: £21,000-£30,000 – plus uncapped commission
Hours: Monday – Friday (37.5 hours) Permanent, Full Time

We offer dynamic working where you can work flexibly between home and office


Why Recruitment?
Recruitment is a fast paced industry where you can build a career to be proud of through your own hard work and determination. With our industry leading training scheme and transparent career development framework, you will have the tools and support to progress your career and earn uncapped commission on top of your basic salary! 

Why join Reed’s Education division?

Reed Education is one of the UK’s fastest growing education recruitment agencies, providing expertise in primary, secondary, SEN and further education to schools, colleges, local authorities, and educational organisations. Reed Education was founded over 20 years ago and we have 30 offices across England and Wales. Our service is centred on an ethical approach to recruitment and a dedication to attracting and supporting the best candidates –both teaching and non-teaching professionals. In Preston our main focus is managing the “Supply Services to Schools” contract with Lancashire County Council, which we have run together with the Council for 19 years. If you enjoy beating targets and enjoy financial rewards this is the role for you.

What does the role entail?

Maintaining and developing business from existing schools and converting schools that don’t use to ‘users’. High volumes of phone based sales calls. Your desk will grow and develop from high levels of activity which is the cornerstone of this role. You will be expected to attend client meetings and convert non users to active clients and interview and grow your pool of candidates. KPI targets will be set and audit and compliance requirements must be met working in the education sector.


Recruitment Consultant – Temps Desk

Reed Human Resources
£21500 - £26000

Reed Epsom are looking for a Recruitment Consultant to join their growing team specialising in temporary HR recruitment.

Recruitment Consultant rewards at Reed

Personal Development Fund

Gain sponsorship for personal development courses.


Paid sabbaticals for continuous service.

Give As You Earn

Co-members can make tax efficient donations to one or more charities of their choice.

Holiday Scheme

Option to carry forward or sell annual leave days.

Professional Qualifications

Sponsorship for professional qualifications.

Moving Home Leave

We offer a day of paid leave to help co-members when moving home.

Refer a Friend

Get rewarded for referring friends, network or family into Reed.

Eye Test

Free eye test vouchers on request.

Dynamic Working

Flexible ways of working for all.

Health Cash Plan

Access to cashback on everyday healthcare expenses.

Long Service Awards

Rewards and events for co-members with 10 years or more service.

Learning Made Simple

Access to our digital learning platform LMS365.

Wellbeing Resources

Online resources and a calendar of wellness events.

Season Ticket Loans

Help with travel costs on your commute.

Life Assurance

Up to 4 times your salary amount.

Let’s chat about what’s next for you…



Our Reed offices can be found throughout the UK & Europe, with head office locations in Northampton and London.


Dynamic Working

All co-members have the option to work from home 2 days a week, work flexibly around core hours, and are given the technology to work remotely.


Learning & Development

Our Career Development Frameworks ensure all co-members have fair and equal opportunities, with competitive salaries and bonuses that reward results.

Talent Acquisition Contact Us - Grace Doherty

Grace Doherty

Talent Acquisition Manager- Reed
01604 885 644

Job vacancies

We currently have vacancies across several locations and role types.

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