Trainee Recruitment Consultant

  • Job Reference: 12290
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £25k Basic + Uncapped Commission + Team Bonus + Excellent Benefits
  • Sector: Sales, Business Operations, Office
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

Trainee Recruitment Consultant Job Spec

Location: Leicester City Centre


We are looking to strengthen our team with the appointment of an Trainee Recruitment Consultant on a full-time permanent basis.

No prior recruitment experience or qualifications are required for this position, instead we are looking for individuals who display our core values:

  • Honesty
  • Passionate
  • Professional
  • Supportive


The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, you'll manage the whole recruitment cycle including:

  • Building relationships with clients and candidates
  • Winning new business
  • Managing vacancies from start to finish
  • Screening, interviewing and shortlisting candidates
  • Matching the best candidates to vacancies


The Right Person

What you'll need to succeed: 

  • Ideally 6 months + experience in some form of sales / business development / customer service environment
  • Resilience, determination, drive and ambition
  • Excellent Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Great organisational & time management skills
  • Self-motivation
  • Initiative


Why PMA?

​Paul Mitchell Associates ​have been established for 33 years, recruiting candidates of all levels across Leicestershire.

We're best known as specialists in ​Accountancy & Financial ​Recruitment. Plus a few other things:

  • Office
  • HR & Legal
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Tech
  • The World of BESPOKE

We work within an open office environment which allows for great teamworking and support, as well as a few giggles.

Our office is based in Leicester City Centre and is just a few minutes' walk from the train station.

You will be joining a team who have a passion for Professional and Ethical recruitment, with over 75 years' experience.

 And... We just happen to be a great recruitment agency!

Sound of interest, then read on ...

What We Offer

What you'll need to succeed: 

  • A supportive & friendly team environment
  • Full training
  • A true team working environment, sharing in each other's successes
  • A team with over 75 years Recruitment experience
  • Receive the ongoing support required to develop you recruitment career
  • No micro management, we're adults let's get on with it
  • All the tools to succeed + more!


The Package

  • Basic Salary £20 - £25k + Simplified, uncapped commission structure (£30k + OTE)
  • Individual & Team Bonus's
  • Private healthcare
  • Holiday - 25 days + bank holidays
  • Additional day-off for your Birthday
  • Parking
  • Strictly 37.5 hours per week... (Overtime is not expected)


PLUS... ​ALL the tea & coffee you can drink!!


Ready to Work with Us?

For a discrete discussion, telephone Paul Mitchell on +44 (0)116 254 9404 or email your CV to

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What You'll Get

Access these benefits – and more – when you work for PMA: