Trainee Recruitment Consultant (TRCNewcastle)


£17,100 - £22,500/annum + uncapped commission

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- North East England -- Tyne and Wear -- Newcastle upon Tyne

Job Type

14 January 2020

Your new company

Hays are the world’s leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled work. With over 8,000 staff operating from 244 offices in 33 countries, Hays offers deep expertise across a wide spectrum of industries and sectors. Due to market growth we are looking for sales driven Trainee Recruitment Consultants to join our successful business in central Newcastle.

Your new role

As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant at Hays in Newcastle, you will be responsible for managing the end to end recruitment process. You will be responsible for maintaining existing relationships with candidates and clients whilst developing new ones to help you grow your business. You will be helping bring your candidates and clients together to reach an outcome that achieves a lasting impact.

This position is very sales focussed and target driven which means you will have to be proactive in following leads and in marketing your candidates to have the best chance of success.

As you will be working as a specialist Trainee Recruitment Consultant you must work quickly to gain an insight into your sector to ensure that you are able to share accurate and concise market knowledge with your candidates and clients.

What you’ll need to succeed

Your biggest asset as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant is your personality. Being able to build strong working relationships with candidates and clients through over the phone and face to face communication will help you make effective placements and secure new business.

You will need to be target driven, sales focussed and extremely proactive. Resilience and persistence are also key attributes for this role.

Due to the nature of the role, you must have a full UK driving licence to be considered for a recruitment consultant position.

What you’ll get in return

The role of a Trainee Recruitment Consultant can be a demanding and competitive role. At Hays we ensure that all your hard work is always worth it by offering an uncapped commission scheme, amazing career opportunities and excellent incentives.

The training that we offer our Trainee Recruitment Consultants is industry leading. We have specialist trainers who dedicate their time to ensure that you have the knowledge and skills to be able to be successful in your role and quickly climb the career ladder. The training you will be provided with is a mixture of on the job and classroom based so you have plenty of opportunities to implement what you learn.

Fast career progression at Hays is more than realistic with most Trainee Recruitment Consultants receive their first promotion to Recruitment Consultant after just six months of starting their Hays journey. The great thing is, there are no limits to how far up the ladder you can climb with a number of our senior management team having started their careers as trainee consultants.

What you'll need to do now

To apply for this Trainee Recruitment Consultant role and begin your Hays story, please click apply now, call the Internal Recruitment team on 0113 200 3706 or email

Contact information

Jessica Bristow

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