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Recruitment Consultant Placement Year

£18,000 – £18,000 + Uncapped Commission

Location: United Kingdom (London – City of London, London) Type: Contract

Placement years typically conjure up images of making coffee and mind numbing administrative tasks in the hope of a good reference. This is very different. If you're looking for a fast paced role with unrivalled exposure to industry leading and innovative companies, then look no further.

Who are we?

Anson McCade is a forward-thinking and dynamic recruitment agency, focusing on IT, Digital, Change and Cyber Security. Headquartered in the City of London, we have further bases in Belfast, Paris and Sydney establishing ourselves as global players in the industry. We are seeking bright, ambitious and entrepreneurial undergraduates to join our team of experts.

What will you be doing?

You will be part of a team filling senior level positions for our industry leading clients who work on cutting edge projects across Digital, Financial Services and Consulting. The role is extremely varied but some key responsibilities include:

  • Researching and mapping the candidate market as well as keeping up to date with industry trends and live roles
  • Managing and communicating with candidates throughout the entire recruitment journey from submitting their application all the way through to offer stage and everything in between.
  • Networking and Senior level headhunting to find exceptional talent
  • Using creative fair to write engaging job adverts and social media posts to attract candidates
  • Screening applications to match the right candidates to the right vacancies
  • Organising and scheduling interviews and completing other necessary administration

What about you?

We're looking for intelligent individuals who are serious about gaining experience hard-working (yet fun) environment during their placement year. Previous experience isn't necessary; however, you will need to be:

  • A confident communicator who is excellent at building strong relationships both over the phone and face to face
  • Ambitious, driven and motivated to take as much away from this experience as possible
  • Resilient - recruitment takes hard work and the ability to bounce back and learn from setbacks.
  • Able to use your initiative, we don't micro-manage and the ability to self-motivate is essential to be successful
  • Knowledge of Digital or Technology would useful but is not essential

What does Anson McCade offer?

Anson McCade offers a different environment to most. Here you can gain a real insight into how businesses work in an environment focused on learning and development rather than impossible sales targets. We also offer:

  • A competitive basic salary and uncapped commission on any placements you make.
  • Regular competitions with cash prizes, and other incentives for top performers.
  • A young, vibrant and sociable office with a chill out and games area as well as a Friday beer fridge and an early finish for the weekend!
  • Work alongside and learn from experienced Consultants with extensive training and regular mentoring., all whilst building your ability to build and manage long-lasting relationships.
  • Exposure to and an understanding of a variety of areas and clients within the finance and capital markets industry
  • The opportunity to hone skills that are highly transferable to any future position, including commercial awareness, building and maintaining relationships, organisation and time management

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