Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Technology

REF: BBBH28152_1627046302

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £30000 to £40000
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast

Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Technology

As the MCS Group IT division continues to grow at pace, we have opportunities for Trainee Recruitment Consultants who can avail of world class training and jump on-board the journey. You will join a company of great people setting the standards in the industry.

The successful individuals will join our Customer Solutions Team that looks after our key customer across the province, some of the biggest and most recognisable names that will excite you. The CST has big growth plans and we are eager to find the people who can help make these a reality - the rewards and the career options are second to none.

Who are we?

Our ambition is simple but challenging, "To Set the Standards in each of the markets we operate in". We are in the process of building a team of industry experts at MCS Group and there couldn't be a more exciting time to join. 2020 seen us enter new markets both domestically and internationally and we are excited for 2021 and beyond.

We believe we are the best option in the local recruitment market for individuals who wish to get into recruitment, Why? We provide best in class training both internally and externally ensuring the talent we have the best chance to succeed. Our people are also a big part of what makes us great - you will truly learn and enjoy working with the wider team.

What is the role of a Recruitment Consultant within the CST Team?

The role of a recruitment consultant is varied, fast-paced and as rewarding as it is demanding. Whether joining as a trainee or with experience from elsewhere, you will learn the skills you need to effectively run your own business within a business, growing relationships with key decision-makers in industry and developing a level of specialist expertise that will set you apart from your competition. In broad terms, your role can be broken down into key areas:

Candidate Sourcing
We work almost exclusively in challenging skills markets where talent is in very short supply. Our main differentiator as a firm is our ability to source great candidates that our competitors and clients cannot. Therefore, you will need to be extremely proactive and creative, using all available tools, in sourcing the best talent for our clients.

Relationship building/Account Management

The individuals who join the CST must have the ability to build and nature great relationships with both our customers and our candidates. We pride ourselves in providing excellent levels of customer service and you must share our ethos for providing excellent service.

What can you expect?

  • Strong basic salary with a generous commission structure to reward high achievers - there are no thresholds here.
  • A new for 2021 suite of employee benefits, in line with anything you might expect from a PLC
  • Best in class training in the art and science of recruitment and a continuous professional development path, whether you want to go down the management route or become an expert in your field.
  • We are Investors in People accredited so our people have been and always will be the secret to our success.
  • Industry leading Recruitment Software, including pioneering video technology not in use anywhere else in NI and a brand new ERP introduced for 2021.
  • Access to an impressive marketing budget to assist with candidate generation to help find the talent your clients need.
  • A long-term career in Specialist Recruitment for ambitious consultants.
  • A peer group of colleagues that you will genuinely want to work with day in and day out

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for a challenging and incredibly rewarding career!
To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Ryan Mitchell, Head of Customer Solutions at MCS Group or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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