Helping to enhance careers

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • 17,000 to 25,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Hertfordshire

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

About the company:

Cityscape Recruitment specialises in recruitment of construction professionals within the building, civil engineering and rail industries. We offer a personal service to our clients providing recruitment of white collar professionals. This is assisted by our prevalent knowledge of the industry, balanced with access to high-quality professionals.

In addition to this, all of our consultants focus on recruitment within a specific industry sector. Not only does this mean each client and professional have a consistent Cityscape Recruitment contact, but our consultants become experts in their disciplines and are able to build a strong, focused network of professionals in their specialist area. This also means there is no in-house competition between consultants – the team are able to work in harmony with each other, support everyone’s desks and clients are exposed to more potential professionals and vice versa.

Senior staff at Cityscape Recruitment are degree qualified in construction, have extensive experience of working within the construction industry and several years’ experience of applying this knowledge to the recruitment industry. They are well qualified to provide consultants with the guidance required to ensure they excel in their role and achieve the best out of their career.

About the opportunity:

We currently have a vacancy for a Trainee to join our Specialist Contractor division based out of our office in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire. As a trainee, you will be supporting the consultants in the team to source and validate candidates for a variety of jobs for example Quantity Surveyors, Technical and Design professionals and Project Managers within various specialist sub-contracting sectors.

In order to source professionals, you’ll be expected to spend a lot of time calling potential professionals whos details would have been obtained from our internal database, contacts through our website, job boards and other external sources – such as LinkedIn.

Training will be provided on how best to utilise the above sources, as well as how best to validate professionals to career enhancing opportunities.

As a growing company, your position within the business will naturally elevate to a role with more responsibility, gaining more experience over time allowing it to naturally evolve to include direct contact with clients and taking the responsibility for the 360 recruitment process in a selected number of lower level roles.

Some of our most successful recruitment consultants began their career as a resourcers /trainees, it provides a great understanding of the basics of recruitment from the outset and with the right guidance will provide you with all the basics to enjoy a fruitful career.

About the benefits and rewards:

Remuneration will be extremely generous. We base salaries on the experience and abilities of each professional but offer beyond the typical level in the industry. You can expect a basic salary from £17,000 to £25,000. In addition to the basic salary and a set commission amount for each placement, we offer generous quarterly bonuses, quarterly target based office events, regular team social events, on-going perks through Perkbox, and a drinks fridge.

About the requirements:

Ideally, the successful applicant will have experience in, or knowledge of, the construction industry as well as previous recruitment experience. Most importantly, however, the successful professional will be self-motivated, conscientious, show strong organisational skills and demonstrate a high level of intelligence.


For more information to apply please contact

01923 750095