Recruitment Consultant

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    Fiona Hammond

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    about 1 year ago

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We’re growing!

Are you interested in using your recruitment experience in a new sector?
Our company is growing and we are looking for experienced recruiters to join our friendly, knowledgeable team based in the Cheshire town of Knutsford.
We’re open to either full or part-time applications.

We specialise in the commodities, energy and chemicals sectors and our clients include trading houses, banks, oil and chemical companies, utilities, shipping companies and consultancies

If you have a can-do attitude, a desire to make a difference and are passionate about great candidate experience, get in touch with us today for a chat or send us your CV via our website.

Eleven Recruitment is a privately owned business, based in Knutsford with an excellent reputation for recruiting candidates into some of the world’s leading oil and energy companies.  We have a solid track record of hiring mid to senior level professionals across a number of sectors (Shipping and Operations, Middle, back office and Finance, Trading and Origination, Fuel Sales, Supply and Storage, Lubricants and Speciality Chemicals, Gas Power and LNG).  Our clients include trading houses, banks, oil and chemical companies, utilities, shipping companies and consultancies.
Due to expansion, we are looking for Recruiters to join our team, offering opportunities for candidates with drive and motivation, a career in Recruitment.

You will be joining an established team that is respected in the sectors it works in for its excellent market knowledge and the care it takes to help its clients and candidates fulfill their potential.  

You will be responsible for placing candidates into roles with the following key responsibilities:
•    Developing relationships with a broad base of industry participants within a market niche.
•    Developing a deep knowledge of the market and the roles within it.
•    Identifying openings and securing instructions to assist clients in filling those roles
•    Identifying and selecting candidates for roles and managing them through the process from initial interview to offer negotiation.
•    Proactively developing our business by pursuing business development activities aimed at building relationships with clients
Key requirements:
•    The role requires a very high level of drive, initiative and pro-activity with the ability to build rapport with a wide range of people quickly.  
•    You’ll thrive on working under pressure and will be competent in prioritising your work load to get the job done.  
•    Our business is all about building relationships and networking, so a warm and engaging telephone manner is essential.  
•    You’ll need excellent communication skills and will demonstrate confidence, patience and tenacity.  
•    Prepared to build up an extensive network of contacts, you’ll be keen to pro-actively make client contact.  

We offer a generous basic salary plus commission scheme.  Our desks comprise of Recruitment Consultants and/or Business Development Consultants, Delivery Consultants and Resourcers and we have a team of Support.   
We offer excellent training and development allowing our trainees to develop into recruitment or delivery consultants or into wider business development roles. Consultants who work London based roles often spend up to one day per week in the capital.
The business is owner managed and established for 20 years, based in Knutsford with offices in London and Geneva, we have a staff of 20.  

We’re looking for candidates with work experience, but this does not need to be recruitment related.  You may have a genuine interest to work in the industry, along with a ‘can do attitude’ and a desire to make a difference.  You may also have a preference for part-time working which could be accommodated.  
We welcome applicants ideally based within a 20 mile radius of Knutsford.