Recruitment Sales Consultant

Location Plymouth
Type Permanent (Full Time)
Salary £23,000 + bonuses
Reference PL RSC (Internal)
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Backline, the South West’s number one recruitment agency has been established since 1979 and due to recent expansion are seeking an addition to their award-winning Plymouth branch.

This role will be principally sales based, where you will be responsible for winning new business as well as increasing business within the current client base. Full training will be provided on all aspects of the role and you will be expected to, when required, support the existing team with the day to day operation of the branch. Duties will involve booking out workers to temporary and permanent placements, answering the phone and dealing with clients queries and recruiting.

The position possesses the benefit of both company (quarterly) and branch (monthly) performance bonus scheme, and there are overtime opportunities available.

This a great opportunity for someone who is driven, enthusiastic and has an appetite for sales and exceeding targets.

Previous sales experience especially within recruitment or the transport industry would be advantageous although training could be provided for some one who is confident and comfortable with sales both face to face and over the telephone.

It is essential that the successful candidate holds a current driving licence and any HGV entitlement is an advantage.

Many of the administrative tasks will be carried out on the computer, so a good level of computer literacy is required, along with experience of using the Microsoft Office software package (Excel, Word, Outlook etc.). Basic numeracy and literacy skills are also required for day to day tasks.

Ambition will also play a large part in this role as there will be opportunities to further your career within the company in the future.