Recruitment Consultant - Perms Desk

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    Careers at Meridian

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  • Salary:

    £30000 per annum, Benefits: laptop, phone, and benefits package

  • Contact:

    Lynn Whitehead

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 929 3849

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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Perms Desk Recruitment Consultant

Would you like to recruit for permanent roles across all of Scotland.
Due to continued success and growth and in response to market demands, Meridian Business support is opening a new business based out of our Glasgow branch, Ingram House, 227 Ingram St, Glasgow G1 1DA.
Role: Recruitment Consultant
Salary: very attractive, and negotiable (depending on experience) + uncapped commission, laptop, phone, and benefits package.
Hours: 42 hours per week
This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious sales professional to recruit in all markets, it is a 360 role so includes both the sales and service aspects of a consultant role.
You will be working predominantly across Scotland, but you will have free range to work further afield
We are looking for someone with recruitment experience, and a proven history of winning new business and placing candidates into permanent positions.
About Us:

Meridian Business Support are one of the largest award-winning independent Recruitment Consultancies in the UK. We have recently been awarded  a 3-star “Best Company to Work For” accreditation by Recruitment International 2021, and we are shortlisted in the Best Recruitment Company to Work For category at the 2022 TIARA Recruitment Awards.

In return for hard work, we offer a great place to work, great benefits, talented people, training, and development including industry accredited qualifications, career progression, and an annual awards conference and dinner!!

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to work for company where they can really excel and prove their sales ability.  The opportunities are endless for the right candidate with uncapped earning potential.
What does the role of a Recruitment Consultant involve?

  • Calling businesses to explore their recruitment needs
  • Pitching yourself and the company’s recruitment service to win new business
  • Resourcing candidates via a number of different methods to fill roles
  • Up selling your candidates to your existing client base and vice versa, as well as arranging interviews and meetings between the two
  • Gaining and maintaining strong, long-lasting client relationships
  • Matching candidates to roles
  • Supporting with administrative tasks i.e., payroll, reference, and compliance checks
Benefits include:
  • Your birthday off
  • Uncapped Bonus Scheme
  • Pension
  • Multiple lifestyle discounts
  • Great training & development opportunities
  • Holiday purchase scheme
  • Annual awards & conference weekend
  • Personal Car Leasing
  • Financial Wellbeing with Neyber
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthcare cash plan

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 or condition that you feel could impact you in our selection process, as a Disability Confident Employer we're committed to ensuring that you are treated fairly throughout our recruitment process and we encourage you to discuss any reasonable adjustments or changes that may be required to the process with our Internal Recruitment Team.

As part of the offer process, all successful candidates will be required to give their consent to complete a basic DBS disclosure. For roles with budgetary responsibility, successful candidates will also be required to give their consent to the completion of a credit check. All job offers are subject the consideration of vetting results, in addition to the receipt of satisfactory references.
For more details regarding this fantastic opportunity please contact Lynn Whitehead Internal Recruitment Manager at Meridian Business Support on 07500110448  or email