Recruitment Consultant Jobs London
Becoming a Recruitment Consultant in London is a very exciting time. You may have some experience in recruitment in other parts of the country or even overseas, or this may be a brand new career choice for you. Whatever your reasons for considering a Recruitment Consultant job in the vibrant city of London we will help you get started in your job search.
Understanding the industry
Before you apply for your first job in recruitment, it is helpful to first understand the industry. Recruitment agencies perform several functions. At the most basic level, they introduce potential new members of staff to employers, and help fill positions for employers. This can be across all sectors. Some recruitment agencies specialise in certain industry sectors such as healthcare or I.T. Others are more general, recruiting across all the sectors. In this respect, Recruitment Consultant jobs are very sales driven, and it is up to you to make the best profit margin possible. Some Recruitment Consultants may also work on site at a large employer, managing the recruitment for a particular contract between an employer and the recruitment agency. This can start to become a more human resource manager role. There are several opportunities for career progression which are generally linked to performance.
Starting your search
Recruitment Consultant jobs can be found online. Begin your search on google and use websites such as ‘Reed’ and ‘Indeed’. Follow the instructions to begin your application. Make sure that your Curriculum Vitae is up to date when you apply and make sure that you qualify for the role before applying. Creating a Linkedin profile can also be helpful in finding recruitment consultant jobs London. This will help you to build a network of potential employers online. Make sure that your profile page is clear and up to date. The recruitment industry is highly competitive and you can potentially earn a hefty salary if you work hard to get results. Make sure that your excellent work ethos and commitment to achieving results comes across in your application. This is very important.