• Office Location: 4th Floor, Refuge House 33-37 Watergate Street Chester, CH1 2LB
  • Office Name: Chester Business Support
  • Salary: £24000 - £34000
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time or Part-time
  • Job Ref: 547463

Recruitment Consultant – Perms Desk

Recruitment Consultant

  • Location: Chester
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time, Hybrid working offered

Join Reed, the largest family-owned recruitment business globally, in our Chester office specialising in business support recruitment. We offer a high trust, high-performance, and high reward culture, with exciting career progression, hybrid working, and very competitive benefits. We are looking for a Recruitment Consultant who is a relationship builder, energetic, and possesses excellent communication and listening skills to match the right people with the right opportunities.

Day to Day of the Role:

  • Engage in targeted business development, including making outbound calls.
  • Attend meetings with business clients to understand their recruitment needs.
  • Source suitable candidates for vacancies through various channels.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with both candidates and clients.
  • Work towards targets and KPIs, ensuring service excellence.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in recruitment or a strong desire to enter the industry.
  • Excellent communication and listening skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain professional relationships.
  • High energy and commitment to achieving targets.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and react with speed.


  • Unlimited earning potential with transparent and uncapped bonus schemes paid every 4 weeks.
  • Clear and transparent career development frameworks for regular promotions and salary increases.
  • Thrive at Reed – annual bespoke, personalised holidays for high achievers.
  • Periodic high achievers scheme with rewards such as luxury cars and holidays.
  • Personal development fund of up to £500 for a course of your choice.
  • Paid sabbaticals at 5, 10, 15, 20-year milestones.

To apply for this Recruitment Consultant position, please submit your CV.

Proud winners of:

  • #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, proud signatories of the Business in the Community Race at Work Charter and the Armed Forces Covenant. We offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants and ex-services personnel, reservists and cadets, who meet the minimum criteria.