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Trainee Recruitment Consultant

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Location Bristol
Sector Work For Us
Salary £ £20,000
Type Permanent
Consultant Emily Coughtrie

Heat Recruitment are looking for a driven and ambitious Trainee Recruitment Consultant. We specialise in five interesting sectors, Engineering, Digital, Legal, Insurance and Financial Services.


Recruitment Consultants are responsible for attracting candidates and matching them to suitable positions within companies. You will build strong relationships to gain a better understanding of your clients’ recruitment needs and requirements so you can provide the best talent.


Why pursue a career in recruitment?

  • Clear career progression which is based on achieving set targets rather than length of service
  • In the UK the recruitment industry’s revenue last year was £38.9 billion
  • You will continue to learn, develop and grow throughout your career, developing not only business skills but life skills too
  • Compared to other industries where you need to climb the corporate ladder before the possibility of earning a decent income, in recruitment you can start earning straightaway through commission schemes.
  • The incentives – I cannot think of any other career path which offers annual company trips, top billers’ lunches and much more for doing your role to a high standard.
  • No two days are the same and your responsibilities will be varied


Why pursue your recruitment career with Heat Recruitment?

  • Learning and Development throughout your career is one of our top priorities, we have a Learning and Development Director with over 15 years’ worth of recruitment experience.
  • We have heavily invested in Learning and Development to give you all the tools and training to become a successful recruiter.
  • Competitive salaries with a commission and bonus scheme on top
  • Five interesting sectors to pick from – Digital, Engineering, Legal, Insurance or Financial Services
  • We have worked hard to create an enjoyable culture for all employees
  • Employee wellbeing and engagement are at the heart of everything we do
  • Modern office based in Bristol city centre


What do you need to be successful?:

  • Evidence of goal setting, exceeding personal and professional targets
  • Results driven with a clear focus on delivering high quality work
  • Determined to be successful and able to demonstrate resilience
  • Ability to work within a target driven environment
  • Eager to learn and develop
  • Put the customer at the heart of everything you do
  • Excellent communicator via phone and email


Recruitment is not for everyone, if it were easy everyone would do it. To be successful in recruitment you need to be hard working, resilient and be able to handle rejection. If this sounds like you and you want to find out more, please get in touch today.


Heat Recruitment is an inclusive employer that values diversity in its workforce. We encourage applications from all individuals without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

This role offers true flexible working and working from home – please ask the Talent Acquisition Consultant for more information.