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Recruitment Consultant

Recruitment Consultant
£Competitive plus benefits
Basildon
Technical / Engineering / Manufacturing

We have an excellent opportunity for Recruitment Consultants to join an established team in our Basildon office, developing business and providing recruitment support for both new and existing clients.

With a fantastic reputation and track record in supporting the Technical, Engineering and Manufacturing industries, we pride ourselves on understanding our client needs and cover roles from skilled trades and graduates to executive and interim managers.

As a Recruitment Consultant you will be responsible for:

  • Developing new and existing client relationships, up-selling and cross selling our suite of complimentary services in line with agreed fee targets, utilising your negotiation skills to agree terms of business and fee arrangements.
  • Identifying and qualifying target clients that align with our business growth strategy, attending client visits and preparing written proposals.
  • Delivering a complete recruitment process, managing client and candidate expectations throughout and providing solutions to recruitment challenges.
  • Attracting suitable candidates through writing appropriate adverts, utilising relevant websites/social media, utilising our internal database or using your professional network of contacts.
  • Interviewing candidates to evaluate their suitability.
  • Attending networking events and exhibitions to promote the Jonathan Lee Recruitment brand


Successful applicants should have the following skills or experience:

  • Proven placement ability in the Technical, Engineering or Manufacturing industries or associated commercial functions such as Purchasing, Sales etc
  • Permanent and/or contract recruitment experience
  • Retained or exclusive assignment experience useful
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Competitive drive and determination to succeed against your KPI's and performance targets


This is challenging and rewarding role with real growth potential for the right individual based on success and delivery.

Jonathan Lee Recruitment has been providing recruitment and associated services to our clients who range from SME's to high profile OEM's within the automotive, aerospace, defence and aviation, general engineering, commercial and manufacturing industries for over 40 years.

We are immensely proud of our highly experienced and professional team and work hard to ensure that we nurture a climate of industry excellence alongside a dedicated socially responsible framework. We want great people to join our business who share our values of quality, service excellence and team work but can also bring their own skills, knowledge and experience to the table. In return for your experience, Jonathan Lee Recruitment will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension
  • Commission / Bonus
  • Car Allowance


If you have experience as a Recruitment Consultant and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Recruitment Consultant role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.