Construction Recruitment Consultant

Posted By: Collette Bolton
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum, DOE.
Location: Middlesbrough, TS1
Job Type: Permanent
Category: Recruitment

Construction Recruitment Consultant

Are you a seasoned Recruitment Consultant with a passion for building lasting relationships and forging new business connections? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, target-driven environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to become a pivotal part of our team!

Central Employment, the oldest independent recruiter in the North East with over 40 years of industry expertise, is seeking a skilled Construction Recruitment Consultant to join our recruitment team. With an unrivalled reputation and a portfolio of impressive clients, we specialize in temporary, contract, and permanent placements across various industries, covering the entire UK.

As a Construction Recruitment Consultant, you’ll be the crucial link between our valued clients and talented candidates. Your dynamic role will encompass a range of responsibilities, including:

  • Utilizing your exceptional sales, business development, and marketing techniques to attract business from client companies.
  • Building and nurturing positive relationships with clients through regular visits, understanding their unique needs, industries, cultures, and environments.
  • Harnessing the power of social media to advertise positions, engage with candidates, and foster relationships.
  • Proactively identifying and approaching potential candidates through headhunting strategies.
  • Utilizing candidate databases to expertly match the perfect individual to our client’s vacancies.
  • Managing the entire candidate process, from receiving and reviewing applications to conducting interviews, tests, and creating a tailored shortlist.
  • Guiding candidates through job responsibilities ensuring a clear understanding.
  • Orchestrating interviews, facilitating seamless connections between clients and candidates.
  • Providing valuable guidance to clients and candidates on matters such as pay rates, training, and career advancement.
  • Embracing a target-oriented mindset to surpass placement goals and generate new business leads.
  • Continuously assessing and enhancing our recruitment strategies and techniques for optimal effectiveness.

Joining our team as a Construction Recruitment Consultant promises an exhilarating journey. The role is both office-based and client-facing, allowing you to unleash your superb interpersonal skills. Expect a mix of challenges and triumphs as you work toward exceeding targets. Your smart appearance will complement your confident demeanour during client meetings and candidate interviews. As a Construction Recruitment Consultant you will benefit from a supportive working environment and join our growing network of skilled recruitment consultants over a variety of sectors.

We’re seeking candidates who showcase the following attributes:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proficiency in sales and negotiation techniques.
  • A results-oriented approach to work.
  • Strong problem-solving capabilities.
  • The ability to thrive under deadlines and meet ambitious targets.
  • Unwavering ambition and determination to succeed.
  • Tenacity, confidence, and self-motivation.
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills.
  • A collaborative team player.
  • Creativity and innovation.
  • Possession of a full UK driving license.


  • Competitive Package: Base salary up to £30k DOE.
  • Performance Rewards: Salary review after the probation period, annual end of year bonus (5% of salary based on company sales targets & 5% based on individual performance)
  • Work-Life Balance: 29 days Annual Leave, increasing to 34 plus Bank Holidays. Working Monday-Thursday 8.30am-4.30pm, Friday 8.30am-3.30pm, and the option to work from home once per week.
  • Our commission scheme is both competitive and uncapped.
  • We also offer enhanced benefits, including a private pension, private healthcare, enhanced maternity/paternity support, and a well-being package.

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