Recruitment Consultant

Posted 20 June 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Work With Matrix
Contact NameLaura Keane

Job description

What we are looking for

We are looking for a bright and energetic Recruitment Consultant to join our team in Waterford on a permanent basis.

Would you like to work for a leading innovative recruitment agency who value their employees and to be part of a team that work together? Our goal is making the experience of working for Matrix Recruitment both enjoyable and rewarding.

You will have autonomy over your own desk and your own earning potential. This is a very warm, busy, and established desk. You will hit the ground running from day one with an extensive database of clients and candidates at your fingertips. This is a great career opportunity “Recruitment is life changing”.

Your new job

  • Actively source and effectively communicate with high volumes of candidates, using platforms such as the internal data base, LinkedIn, job boards and direct job applications.

  • Assist with all stages of the recruitment process for both client and candidate.

  • Participate in client recruitment projects.

  • Set and meet weekly and monthly targets & KPI’s.

  • Be responsible for liaising and building relationships with existing clients whilst cross-selling Matrix services & account management.

  • Drive business development ensuring a constant pipeline and growing the business.

  • Participate in candidate management, ensuring our CRM is up to date, and that there is a constant pipeline of candidates.

  • Market and advertise your skills and expertise to reach hard to get candidates.

  • Prepare and post job advertisements to attract suitable talent.

  • Screening applications and assess suitability through phone and video calls.

  • Conducting interviews with candidates and preparing them for interview with the client.

  • General daily recruitment administration.

  • Participate in ad-hoc company projects as required.

What are we looking for?

  • Ideally experience in recruitment, sales or high-volume customer services is essential.

  • Expertise in dealing with B2B and B2C and the ability to adapt to a new environment.

  • Experience working in a target driven environment will be a distinct advantage.

  • Degree qualification.

  • Excellent planning, organisational, multi-tasking, analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • High achiever with a “can do” attitude who can work on your own initiative.

  • Ambitious and focused on establishing your career.

Now enough about what you will do for us – what can we do for you in return?

  • Excellent salary and commission structure.

  • 37.5-hour week with some flexibility offered around start and finish times.

  • Extensive, personalised training and induction plan with access to complete a Certificate in Recruitment Practice through the Employment & Recruitment Federation of Ireland.

  • Mobile phone and company laptop, as well as other equipment such as wireless keyboard, headsets etc.

  • Hybrid working.

  • Wellness programs and company days out.

  • Free on-site parking.

  • Educational assistance initiatives.

  • Weekly coffee mornings onsite and virtually.

  • Monthly company calls.

  • Access to recruitment tools such as LinkedIn Recruiter, paid social media advertisements and specific online recruitment courses.

  • Annual leave up to 25 days.

  • Pension after a no. of years’ service.

  • Long-term illness benefit.

  • Death in service.

  • Matrix health & wellbeing programme/ mindfulness programme/ EAP (employee assistance program).

Please send cv in Word format to Laura Keane.

By applying, you are giving consent for Matrix Recruitment to contact you about this job. We collect your data for recruitment purposes only and will retain it for the duration required as outlined in our privacy policy. All CVs are kept confidential and will not be submitted to any clients without your knowledge and permission. Please note that due to the expected high volume of applications we can only reply to applicants suitable for the position.

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