Trainee Recruitment Consultant in Birmingham

Job description

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Hays Technology

£18,400 - £23,500

OTE £27,000 - £30,000

We are looking for a Trainee Recruitment Consultant into our Hays Technology Team to recruit Tech professionals into businesses in Birmingham. Hays is one of the largest global recruitment companies. Our net fees are over £990 million/per year with 30% of these fees coming from the Hays Technology specialism which means you will be a part of the most profitable part of the business!

You will working as part of an established team and will be responsible for sourcing candidates throughout the UK and Ireland to fill roles.

Day to Day of the role:

You will be working in one of the highest opportunity teams within Hays as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant. You will be involved in and responsible for:

  • Meeting and contacting new and existing clients to win businesses
  • Meeting with and contacting new and existing candidates to create a pipeline of talent for current and future jobs
  • Creating and posting job adverts
  • Using social media channels for candidate attraction
  • Organising candidate interviews
  • Leveraging off existing relationships within Hays to win new business
  • Coaching candidates on interview preparation
  • Maintaining existing client relationships through regular interaction and meetings
  • Working towards targets and KPI’s created to ensure your success in the business

Required Skills and Quals

You will ideally come from a customer service or sales background and you may have an interest or experience in the Technology sector. You will be commercially minded and have a hunger to succeed.

  • A previous sales or customer service role
  • A drive to work towards targets and be rewarded on your achievements
  • Resilience and enjoy working to targets


Putting it simply this opportunity is a career changing one. Technology is a key component of the Hays investment plan. As a member of the team you will have the opportunity to work within start-up environment with the backing and established relationships of a large global FTSE 250 company. 

You will also receive:

  • A clear career progression path from entry level up to Director level
  • Direction from highly experienced Technology Directors
  • Working within a start-up environment
  • Detailed learning of innovative solutions and service lines such as SoW, T-a-a-S and Hays Hub
  • Continuous learning and development, both professionally and personally
  • A competitive package
  • The chance to grow your career exponentially
  • Our Technology specific tools which enable you to open doors with candidates and clients 
  • Be part of the global technology boom and join the fastest growing Hays sector

Extra information

Education Level
Working hours per week
4 - 40
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Published at
Profession Sub-category
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required

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