Recruitment Consultant

  • Job Reference: 003/01279
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2024
  • Employer: Driver Hire Motherwell
  • Location: Motherwell, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: £22,500
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Recruitment Consultant

Are you looking for a new role working within an office environment and enjoy meeting new people? Do you like a challenge and can provide excellent customer service? If you have answered yes to these, then we may have the role for you!

We are looking for an ambitious and self-driven Recruitment Consultant to join our team in Driver Hire Motherwell who will be here to support, mentor and train you to become proficient in the daily running of the business as well as building a successful desk of clients.

Your duties will include but not limited to;

- Dealing with incoming and outgoing calls
- Managing own and office emails
- Placing adverts for temporary and permanent roles using our own microsite, job search engines as well as social media
- CV screening and interviewing candidates
- Generating leads and winning new business
- Developing relationships with existing clients
- Arranging and attending client meetings face to face
- Cross-selling a range of services
- Data Cleansing our unique system
- Contacting relevant businesses within the ML, G67 & G68 postcodes
- Attending networking events and local job fayres
- Daily and weekly admin tasks
- Participation in our 24/7 on call service on a rotation basis
- Providing excellent customer service at all times

A full UK driving licence is essential for this role.

As this is a combined recruitment and sales focussed role, you will be responsible for your own workload so good organisational and time-management skills are essential as well as excellent customer service skills. Previous experience working within customer service, sales, recruitment or logistics would be advantageous. Full training and support will be provided covering our business, Driver Hires in-house I.T. System and transport related legislation with a mix of on the job shadowing, training modules and our new Sales Academy.

Driver Hire is UK's No.1 supplier of temporary and permanent staff to the transport and logistics sector. We believe in having 'Fun at Work', where hard work is balanced out with an upbeat work environment. In our most recent survey (December 2023), 98% stated they are 'proud' or 'very proud' to work for Driver Hire.

Hours and pay;
Full time
Office hours are Monday to Friday, 0900-1700 (office based)
Starting salary of £22,500 basic per annum plus uncapped bonus

Additional benefits;
- 29 days holiday (includes standard Bank Holidays) with an additional week after first two years of service
- Pension contributions
- Opportunities to participate with on call paid additionally
- Use of company pool car for appointment attending
- Company paid events

To apply;
Interested in this role and working with us? Send over your CV along with a covering letter for consideration to . We will review all applications and you will be contacted within 14 days of your application if you have been shortlisted.