Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Location England
Discipline: Morson Talent
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££22k - 23k per year + Earning potential up to £30,000 in your first year
Contact name: Molly Bennett

Contact email:
Job ref: 95MBT
Published: 12 days ago

It’s time for Morson’s 4th running of our successful recruitment academy! This time is an opportunity for our largest sector to run their own bespoke, tailored and unique training programme and give you the chance to learn, grow and develop into a specialised recruitment consultant.

About Us

With a unique 50+ year heritage, Morson Group has an outstanding reputation for delivering consultancy, design, technology, training, screening and people solutions around the world. With revenues of £1bn, we are headquartered in the UK operating across the UK, US and Canada. We employ almost 1,500 people and place thousands more every year into diverse projects of scale.
Our businesses offer expert knowledge and trusted relationships, providing a consistent personal approach that our clients, candidates and employees continue to value.

About the Team

Our Aerospace and Defence team have an unrivalled range of services, industry knowledge and influence which enables us to retain our position at the UKs No.1 Aerospace and Defence recruiter year on year. We are now offering you the chance to join our highly established and successful team.

For the fourth launch of our Aerospace and Defence Academy, we’re on the lookout for ambitious and enthusiastic candidates that are looking to develop a lengthy career in the recruitment industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself within an established family run business that has the structure and reputation to support you in your first step into the world of business.

Are you ambitious? Confident? Resilient? Do you build relationships easily? Do you like working in a team?

If so – this could be the perfect environment for you!

About You
- You will be highly organised, efficient and will have the ability to manage your time and workload
- You will have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
- You will be results focused
- You will be resilient
- You will be enthusiastic about developing a long-term career
- You be meticulous and thorough
- You will be able to maintain confidentiality of important information and data
- You will work well under pressure and be comfortable working to targets and deadlines
- You will show hunger and determination to increase your market knowledge and skills profile - we are looking for those with the desire to learn!
- You will be a strong team player and is always looking to do the right thing by candidates, clients and colleagues

- You will have a degree and be educated to University standard
- Previous commercial experience is advantageous, particularly in an engineering or technical environment (however this is not essential)
- Previous experience in sales and/or customer service experience is beneficial

About the Role
You will be based at our Head Office in Trafford Park, Manchester. You will have 4 weeks of intensive candidate training from an experienced previous Recruitment Leader with 15+ years of industry knowledge, alongside some the best people in the business. You will learn about every step of recruitment as well as learning about the business itself. This opportunity is a permanent vacancy and is a chance for the right individuals that are looking for a challenging role within a high volume, fast paced environment.

Some of the activities involved as a Recruitment Consultant are:

• You will be working with existing clients to take comprehensive job briefs and source candidates accordingly
• You will be managing the end-to-end recruitment process & life cycle from pre-screen to offer stage
• You will proactively manage a database of candidates that you keep in regular contact with and receive a high level of customer service
• You will telephone screen, interview and register candidates in line with company standards
• You will use a range of different platforms to resource/headhunt appropriate candidates
• You will problem solve and resolve any client queries regarding salary, absences or any other factors which may affect candidate performance
• You will partake in new business activity to contribute towards growing the team’s client base

What do you get?

• A £22k base salary + £1k increase on successful completion of probation
• A generous quarterly bonus scheme
• 26 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
• Flexible, hybrid model working
• 4 weeks of intensive candidate training
• 9 months of further at the desk training
• Rotation Placements - opportunity to experience each team sector
• A colleague health and well-being programme
• On site gym
• Rooftop bar & social area access
• Meritocracy incentive scheme initiatives
• One-to-one mentor scheme with previous Graduates from the Academy
• Free parking

Start Date: Monday 27th June 2022

Our company culture is second-to-none, with a real family ethos and focus on looking after every single employee.

Our company values are Caring, Collaborative, Curious & Courageous. You will be assessed against these values on the assessment day.

Morson International is an equal opportunities employer and respects diversity. In order to apply for this role, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

The Morson Group is committed to equal opportunities.

The Morson Group is signed up to the Jobcentre employment services Disability Confident Scheme. This means that any applicant considering themselves to have a disability and who meet the essential criteria for the job (see person specification) will be guaranteed an interview.

We are actively seeking to increase the diversity of our workforce to reflect the local community

Due to the number of applications we receive, its not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants. Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.