Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Trainee Recruitment Consultant Job Details

Reference No:1932

Location:Southampton, Hampshire

Salary:£20000 - £22000 Per Annum

Job Type:Permanent


Becca Campbell


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We’re on the hunt for a budding Recruitment Consultant / Resourcer with big ambition. We believe in doing recruitment the right way, through being honest and genuinely putting our candidate’s needs first. If you’re ready to join our close-knit, sociable and supportive team please read on!
The Niche Partnership is on a mission to evolve the broken hiring process and we’re proud to be different to your typical recruitment agency. We believe in looking after our people and want you to have true work-life-balance. That’s why you’ll get hybrid working and a great annual leave package that includes 26 days off, plus bank holidays, plus your birthday as an extra day off, plus Christmas shut down, oh and it increases each year up to 30 days!
The benefits don’t stop there though as you’ll also attend regular team socials and get free parking at our modern office in central Southampton (that, by the way, is dog friendly!)

Joining us as Trainee Recruitment Consultant, you will be a valuable asset to our team. Your role will involve advising jobseekers on the current market, conducting interviews and screening individuals for specific job roles.
Reporting to the Business Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting Consultants in the daily management of live vacancies
  • Leading daily candidate interviews (via telephone / video / in person)
  • Offering support and providing advice to candidates on their career / job search
  • Ensuring all candidates expectations are managed, encouraging referrals and recommendations through regular communication
  • Identifying business leads and delivering these back to other Consultants
  • Keeping customised system up to date and accurate
  • Driving initiatives for value-add services to ensure a positive candidate experience

What you will need:

  • A focused attitude with genuine interest in self development
  • Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
  • Confidence to meet and engage with new people
  • Emotional intelligence and ability to build rapport
  • Experience of working in a customer service / sales / recruitment role would be a bonus but it’s not essential so don’t let that put you off applying!

What you will get:

  • Competitive commission scheme
  • Hybrid working
  • Regular team events / socials
  • 26 days annual leave + bank holidays 
  • Annual holiday entitlement increases 1 day per calendar year up to 30 days
  • Additional day of annual leave for your birthday 
  • Christmas shut down
  • Free parking in central Southampton
  • Modern office space
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Company pension
  • Being part of a culture that truly values their people 

If you would like to find out more, please apply with your CV or LinkedIn PDF. We look forward to hearing from you!

We take your application seriously and WE RESPOND TO EVERY APPLICATION…because getting a job is hard enough.
The Niche Partnership is acting as a recruitment business in relation to this role. The Niche Partnership complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics. By completing the application process, you agree to the terms outlined in our Privacy Notice and that The Niche Partnership may contact you in connection with your application in relation to The Niche Partnership providing you with work-finding services. Our Privacy Notice can be viewed under the privacy tab on our website.

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