Trainee Recruitment Consultant /Resourcer

Horsforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Competitive salary + Bonus opportunities
27 Jul 2017
27 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Trainee Recruitment Consultant /Resourcer

Horsforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Competitive salary + Bonus opportunities

Clear Edge is an executive recruitment company operating at mid to senior level that offers a bespoke and specialist approach to clients. Fully focused on the FMCG / Consumer Goods sector, our mission is simple; to provide recruitment solutions that gives both our clients and candidates a clear edge over their rivals. Our business has relationships with many of the leading brands within the consumer goods marketplace such as Morphy Richards, Asics, Louis Vuitton and Brita, meaning you will probably use some of our clients’ products every day.

As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant/Resourcer, you will be responsible for ensuring that all Admin/Resourcing tasks are completed within the Non-Food team at Clear Edge Search and Selection. Your role will focus heavily on resourcing candidates and clients along with other admin related tasks. This is an in house role working alongside our established recruitment team. You will be mentored through your first 12 months by one of our Senior Business Consultants.

Duties include:

  • Data Cleansing (bounce backs)
  • Headhunting
  • Adding/Removing Companies/Candidates to the company system
  • Search job boards for relevant candidates
  • Initial interview (screening) of candidates and arranging follow up call with consultant
  • LinkedIn correspondence
  • Arranging interviews – Assisting Admin Team
  • Creative job adverts
  • Find suitable trade shows for each consultant to attend
  • After care (calling placed candidates to keep contact with Clear Edge)
  • Filling all interview cards per consultant/Industry
  • Any other ad hoc HR Administration duties and project based support as and when required


  • No experience is needed but 6 months as a trainee recruitment consultant would be desirable
  • Previous sales experience would be an advantage however not a necessity
  • Hard working
  • Ambitious
  • Good Communicator
  • Focused
  • Confident