• Office Location: 201 West George Street Glasgow, G2 2LW
  • Office Name: Glasgow Insurance - Mortgages
  • Salary: £21000 - £29500
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time
  • Job Ref: 456016

Permanents Recruitment Consultant

  • Salary £19,000 – £29,000 per annum + uncapped commission 
  • Location – Glasgow with flexible working between home and office 
  • Contract: Permanent, Full Time, 37.5 hours per week

We’re looking for a Permanent Recruitment Consultant to join our Financial Services division to recruit Mortgage roles. The Financial Services team sits in our Glasgow office, with flexible working between home and office. We recruit for roles across Scotland from here therefore, we have a greater scope of vacancies we can work on so you will learn more, meet with more clients and candidates and this means you will become the best recruiter you can be. It’s a busy, fast paced and competitive environment but we make it as fun as possible! Most of our Managers started as Consultants and worked their way up so you couldn’t find a better way to start your REED career.

The role is a fast paced environment and will require excellent organisation skills and professionalism. This 360 role includes both the sales and service aspects and some duties include:

  • Identifying, generating and maintaining a pipeline of business within your market
  • Building strong lasting relationships with candidates, clients and colleagues
  • Negotiating with clients
  • Resourcing for job vacancies
  • Meeting with candidates and clients daily, face to face and via MS Teams
  • Writing job specifications and advertising vacancies 
  • Maintaining a high quality database which allows you to quickly and actively seek out business
  • Spotting opportunities for short, medium and long term wins

To succeed in recruitment you certainly need sales ability, tenacity, a strong work ethic and the drive to succeed. You should be able to deliver professional and credible verbal and written communication to both candidates and clients. It is a rewarding and fast paced environment, you need to be driven to consistently exceed KPI targets.

REED offers you an unrivalled career in recruitment, with the industry leading training and structured career development based on your performance, here’s a few reasons to choose REED:

  • 3 Accredited Recruitment qualifications on completion of your first year in recruitment (plus over £1,000 on hitting your milestones)
  • Be part of the Recruitment Academy with 3 years designated training and ongoing development thereafter
  • Opportunity to join Management Academy to progress into a Management role
  • Uncapped commission based on your performance & other performance incentives
  • Up to £500 a year to spend on your own personal development
  • 25 days + public holidays (plus the option to buy & sell up to 5 days holiday and paid sabbaticals every 5 years)
  • Flexible homeworking
  • Health care plan, gym discounts and much more…


Join Reed and help us achieve our purpose of improving lives through work.

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  • #1 Recruitment Agency – Glassdoor Best Places To Work 2020
  • Glassdoor Top CEOs 2019
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Graduates to Work For 2021
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Apprentices to Work For 2021

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All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and compliance with vetting requirements applicable to the job role. Reed is an equal opportunities employer.  We aim to ensure that no candidate or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity.  We are a MINDFUL EMPLOYER and offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.

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