Recruitment Consultant - Driving and Logistics Desk

  • Location

    Cheadle, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Careers at Meridian

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  • Salary:

    Competitive DOE

  • Contact:

    Sarah Ward

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sarah Ward

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Recruitment Consultant to join our successful Driving and Logistics Team

Who are we?

Meridian Business Support is a multi award winning independent recruitment agency, last year we celebrated 30 years within the recruitment industry. We're a friendly bunch and have a fantastic reputation within the industry. Working at Meridian is very much about being part of a family where a healthy balance of work and play is important to us. Our recent survey results showed 98% of our employees are happy at work, 89% have fun at work and 92% would refer someone to work for us!

The Role

The Recruitment Consultant will focus upon the temporary and permanent Driving and Logistics market and will be involved in the full 360 degree recruitment cycle from business development, sourcing candidates, attending client meetings and marketing our services . The location for this role is flexible and can be based at any of our network of branch locations across the UK.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identifying and securing new business opportunities within the Driving and Logistics sector
  • Generating your own leads through market research and cold calling
  • Building strong relationships with new and existing clients
  • Networking from the current database
  • Identifying and meeting candidates, conducting pre-screen calls as well as face to face interviews and managing a portfolio of candidates keeping in touch regularly
  • Maintain an awareness of market competition and under market trends in order to maximise margin percentage
  • Achieving revenue and KPI targets
  • Managing the 360 recruitment process

What we offer you

  • Opportunity to work with one of the largest privately owned recruitment agencies in the UK
  • Competitive salary £25K plus excellent benefits + uncapped commission
  • Birthday day off
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Dress down Fridays
  • First class training and the opportunity to gain industry accredited qualifications
  • Opportunity for career progression
  • Annual awards conference and dinner
  • Plus much more

Meridian are proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity employer and we seek to attract and retain the best people from the widest possible talent pool. If you have a disability, as a Disability Confident Employer we're committed to ensuring that you are treated fairly throughout our Recruitment Process. Should you be successful after the initial application stage please discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require with Dawn Fish, our Talent Acquisition Manager.