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Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Manchester

Job description

We are seeking dynamic and motivated individuals to join our UK Energies team as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant. This role offers an exciting opportunity to jump-start your career in the fast-paced and rewarding field of recruitment. As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, you will work closely with experienced consultants to learn the ins and outs of the recruitment process, while contributing to the growth of our company and helping clients connect with top-tier talent.

Here's what you can expect from us:
  • Competitive Base Salary + up to 30% commission structure
  • Transparent career development plan with comprehensive training and mentorship.
  • Opportunity to create your own pathway of growth within the organisation.
  • 22 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Annual companywide trips away
  • The opportunity to work and travel to our global locations (Florida, East Africa, Europe and Singapore)
  • A collaborative team environment where your contributions are valued and acknowledged.
  • A positive and inclusive workplace culture that promotes teamwork, innovation, and work-life balance.
There are also extra attractive benefits for top performers:
  • Holiday incentives
  • High-biller lunch clubs
  • Hybrid working
Reporting to the Divisional Manager, you will work as part of a dynamic and multinational team within WRS.

In this role you will be:
  • Assisting senior consultants in identifying, sourcing, and screening potential candidates for various job roles across our Energies industry.
  • Learning to conduct qualification calls, assess candidate suitability, and present shortlisted candidates to clients.
  • Gaining insights into client relationship management by understanding their recruitment needs and tailoring candidate recommendations accordingly.
  • Developing expertise in using recruitment software and databases to track candidate pipelines and maintain accurate records.
  • Keeping up to date with industry trends and market insights to provide valuable advice to candidates and clients.
To be successful you will need to:
  • Be a goal orientated individual.
  • Be a team player and yet capable of operating autonomously.
  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Have a confident approach.
  • Have an innate desire to be successful and a willingness to make the commitment this role requires as well as the resilience to deal with the inevitable challenges that a sales role can bring.
  • Have a proven track record of high achievement in previous roles.
Intensive training is provided to all new hires covering business development, client and candidate management and recruitment best practices.

Join our team as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant and embark on an exciting journey to develop essential skills, grow your career, and make a meaningful impact in the world of recruitment.

About WRS
WRS is a dynamic, growing business which is a part of an award-winning, multi-million-dollar organisation, headquartered in the UK. We are keen to attract the best recruitment talent, who are passionate about recruiting across the Energies Industry.
We offer our clients a wide variety of staffing solutions, including contract recruitment, permanent recruitment, global mobility, managed services (including maritime crew management), and project management & consultancy.

Our UK based HQ is populated with industry experts, many of whom are natives from the country they recruit in, offering linguistic, technical, and geographical expertise to ensure both client and candidates benefit from a world class service experience.

Our Europe (UK), Kurdistan, Singapore and US operations allow us to support specific regions with an in-country presence.

WRS supports the needs of some of the world's largest renewable energy, oil and gas, offshore and construction projects with a full suite of staffing solutions.