• Office Location: 1 Kings Yard 20 High Street Uxbridge, UB8 1JN
  • Office Name: Uxbridge Business Support
  • Salary: £22500 - £25000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time or Part-time
  • Job Ref: 511701

Recruitment Consultant – Perms Desk

Take your recruitment career forward with the largest family-owned recruiter worldwide and a recognised brand name throughout the UK! We’re looking for a Permanents Recruitment Consultant to join Reed, starting on a warm desk in our friendly and welcoming Business Support team.

This role is based in the Uxbridge office within the one of Reed’s top performing regions. This opportunity offers great exposure and the chance to impress. Covering both interim and permanent recruitment, this would suit an experienced consultant or sales professional to join the established team.

What’s the office like?

The successful candidate will not only be joining a friendly and welcoming Uxbridge office, but also joining a team with a wealth of knowledge and experience gained over the years working as part of the Reed family. This is a highly motivated team, with hardworking consultants who are dedicated to giving the best experience to their clients and candidates. Upon joining your new team, you will receive full support and training where needed to ensure you’re performing at your best!

The role will be Monday to Friday but here at Reed we work within a flexible dynamic framework that will give you the opportunity to work from home as well as in the office throughout the week, creating a fantastic and productive work life balance.

Could I be a good fit for this role?

We’re currently looking for an individual with sales or recruitment experience, who is used to working in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will be sales focused with the ability to be tenacious, have a strong work ethic and who can deliver professional and credible verbal and written communication to both candidates and clients.

A bit about the job…

The role of a Recruitment Consultant within Reed is a professional role and very rewarding. It can provide an excellent career as well as excellent earning potential. As a Consultant you will be involved in the following;

  • Developing business with new clients over the phone
  • Attending business meetings with new and existing clients
  • Maintaining working relationships with existing clients and spotting opportunities for further business
  • Sourcing candidates to match your clients recruitment needs
  • Advertising vacancies in a professional and attractive manner in order to attract the best candidates
  • Interviewing candidates and preparing them for interviews
  • Negotiating offers between your clients and candidates

Why Reed

Achievement is celebrated through…

  • Unlimited earning potential – our transparent and uncapped bonus schemes are paid every 4 weeks
  • Clear and transparent career development frameworks which deliver regular promotions and salary increases
  • Annual high achiever awards held at prestigious venues
  • Thrive at Reed – annual bespoke, personalised holidays, for our high achievers – make memories with the people you care most about
  • R1 Formula Reed – our high achievers club, giving you access to exclusive benefits including private healthcare
  • Luxury cars, holidays and more available through our periodic high achievers scheme

Your work matters and you’re supported with…

  • A personalised learning and development experience, hosted on our bespoke digital learning platform, supported by our experienced in-house team
  • Your personal Microsoft device enabling you to work dynamically wherever you work best
  • The ability to buy more holiday and gain paid sabbaticals linked to your length of service on top of the 25 days we give
  • Our dedicated health and wellbeing centre and calendar – everything from financial wellbeing to mindfulness
  • Reward Hub delivering you retail savings of £100s a year
  • Professional and personal development schemes and your choice of three different mentoring schemes
  • Access to life assurance which covers you to the value of 4 times your salary
  • We have inclusion and belonging ambassadors and senior board sponsors, who act as catalysts for change
  • Our cycle to work scheme, supports the environment and your health

Trailblazers in our field…

  • You have an annual opportunity to join our shadow board and contribute to the company strategy
  • Be part of our social impact strategy – 18% of Reed owned by the Reed Foundation – meaning you work one day a week for charity. We give globally and have invested over £36m to help alleviate poverty and support Women’s rights worldwide
  • We are all about the environment being the first recruitment company to be certified as Carbon Neutral

Simply apply to express your interest! If successful, Talent Acquisition will get in contact to progress your application!

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  • #1 Recruitment Agency – Glassdoor Best Places To Work 2020
  • 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. As a proud signatory of the Armed Forces Covenant, we welcome applications from ex-services personnel, reservists and cadets and offer a guaranteed interview for applicants who meet the minimum criteria.