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    Trainee Recruitment Consultant

    • Salary:
      Competitive Base + Uncapped Commission + Pool Bonus

    • Location:

    Do you want to work for a long-standing and highly successful boutique Insurance recruitment firm?

    Does the idea of learning from a team of experienced and supportive recruiters on a warm desk servicing high-quality London-based clients excite you?

    About Us:
    IPS Group is a highly successful global Insurance, Legal and Financial Services recruitment firm which in 2020 celebrated its 50-year anniversary. The business is proud of its history and even more excited about its future.

    What Makes Us Different:
    • From day one you will get to work on high-quality vacancies all for Global Insurance business, operating within the London/Lloyd’s market.
    • Our culture represents a Professional Services Consultancy firm, this is not a heavy KPI/salesy environment. We work in partnership with our clients, many of whom we have long-standing relationships and therefore enjoy lots of repeat business from them.
    • Average billings for Associate Consultants in the first 12 months are £115,000
    • On average our current staff have been with us for over 10 years
    • 85% yearly retention rate for Associate Consultants who have joined the company in the past 12 months
    • You will not be expected to go out and develop a desk from ground zero, instead you will be passed vacancies to work on whilst you develop your business development technique

    What Makes This Opportunity Exciting?
    Uncapped Earning Potential: Benefit from genuine earning potential with uncapped commission opportunities.
    Learn from the Best: Shadow and learn from a group of experienced recruiters who will provide you with the tools and skills to become a successful recruiter.
    An Inclusive and Respectful Environment: Join a recruitment agency that fosters professionalism and entrepreneurial drive while respecting your individuality.
    Autonomy and Support: Be treated as an adult, free from micro-management and unrealistic KPIs. We provide clear targets and ample support for your success.
    Structured Training: Our 6-month training program offers comprehensive guidance through classroom sessions and online learning.
    City-Based Office with Hybrid Work Culture: Embrace a flexible work environment that balances the best of both worlds.
    Cutting-Edge Technology: Leverage our advanced infrastructure and up-to-date technology to excel in your role.
    Strong Network: Work on a warm desk talking to clients and candidates who IPS Group have strong long-standing relationships with.
    Incentives Galore: Enjoy monthly, quarterly, and annual incentives, including exciting European trips.

    A Day in the Life of a Trainee Recruitment Consultant:
    Talent Hunting: Utilise our CRM, job boards, and LinkedIn to research and identify potential candidates.
    Building Relationships: Meet, interview, and establish strong connections with candidates both in-person and virtually.
    Crafting Impactful Ads: Write compelling job adverts and review applications to attract top talent.
    Qualifying Candidates: Ensure the right fit by qualifying and shortlisting suitable candidates.
    Client and Candidate Liaison: Facilitate smooth communication and schedule interviews between parties.
    Personal Branding: Collaborate with our Marketing team to build your personal brand on social media.
    Client Engagement: Attend client meetings and briefings to deliver excellent service.

    Skills That Make a Successful Recruiter:
    Self-Motivated: Identify opportunities and seize them with enthusiasm.
    Tenacious and Resilient: Stay determined even in challenging situations.
    Goal-Driven: Set objectives and achieve targets with unwavering focus.
    Customer-Focused: Prioritise delivering top-notch service to clients and candidates.
    Willingness to Learn: Embrace new knowledge and skills to continuously grow.
    Attention to Detail: Ensure accuracy and precision in all tasks.
    Prioritisation Skills: Organize tasks efficiently and escalate where necessary.
    Excellent Communication: Confidently engage and persuade others.

    IPS Group’s Core Values:
    Professionalism: we offer a professional service to clients and candidates.
    Integrity: we are honest and upfront, we don’t look for quick wins, and we do the right thing.
    Collaboration: we work in partnership with our clients and candidates, and we do this in a consultative manner.
    Knowledge: we are experts in recruitment, and we understand the markets we recruit for.
    Delivery: we deliver on our promises and find quality solutions for our clients.

    IPS Group’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Vision:
    At IPS Group we foster a truly diverse, equitable and inclusive environment where every individual feels safe and confident to be the best, authentic version of themselves regardless of gender, disability, race, age, religion, culture and/or sexual orientation.

    Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant with IPS Group? Apply today and take the first step towards a fulfilling and prosperous career!

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