Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Principal Recruitment Consultant


Job Description:

Why join us as a Principal Recruitment Consultant:
Orion Electrotech is a multi-award-winning engineering and technical recruitment agency. We work with innovative companies from global players in their markets to fast evolving start-ups.
Working as a trusted talent partner, we help to shape our client’s growth by playing a fundamental part in their recruitment strategy.
Supporting their recruitment growth, by identifying top talent from engineering shop floor to senior level opportunities, Orion has become the trusted recruitment partner of choice to many.
Our continued desire to innovate and grow means that we currently have an exciting opportunity to join our expanding Reading office as a Principal Recruitment Consultant.


 What does the Principal Recruitment Consultant role involve:
• Lead recruitment assignments that involved creatively applying your knowledge to specific recruitment challenges
• Develop existing client relationships and generate new business by networking, gathering market information and making business development calls
• Take responsibilities for key client relationships, resolving any issues and ensuring we always deliver upon or exceed all expectations
• Source, select and match candidates with relevant roles, arranging interviews, briefing candidates and providing feedback

A little about You as our new Principal Recruitment Consultant:
• Bright, Bold, and Better in everything that you put your mind to
• Common sense, intelligence, initiative, and urgency
• Resilience and positivity when faced with difficult situations
• A committed approach to achieving targets
• Team spirit and culturally aware
• Individuality, it's the 'U' in USP
• Effective communication skills in all forms including face-to-face, telephone, video calls and written.

Why work with us as a Principal Recruitment Consultant:
• Highly competitive salary & uncapped commission structure.
• Additional monetary Bonus incentives.
• Car or car allowance (after probation pass).
• Quarterly & annual incentives (Michelin star lunch clubs, 5* holidays to Dubai, New York).
• A variety of fine dining and experience days for our Top-Performers.
• State of the Art Tech-Bundle (New CRM/Soft phone system/Noise cancelling headphones).
• Enhanced search tools help you work smarter.
• Private Health cover/Gym Membership.
• WFH on a Friday with a 3 pm finish- Start your weekend early!
• Long service awards from champagne to £5000 holiday vouchers and extra holiday.
• Excellent Induction and personalised development plan to ensure your success.
• Online Learning and Development platform with 24/7 access.
• Stable and growing company who continually strive to innovate (average length of service is 7 years).
• Our Culture is supportive, and fun and you will be joining a team that is committed to success.
• Emphasis on “Well-being” with an annual program of body and mind activities.
• Healthy Breakfast provided.
• Free On-site Parking.

If you are feeling frustrated in your current recruitment role, then please just CLICK APPLY You have nothing to lose, and everything to gain! Our interview process is simple, straightforward and we want you to succeed! Why not apply today and learn a little more about how you can start the next stage of your recruitment career with Orion.
Ready for a confidential discussion? – reach out to Lynne Moss (Head of People) at Orion Electrotech - Reading

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Additional Salary Info

    Uncapped Commission, Gym Membership, Private Healthcare

  • Work Authorisation

    United Kingdom

  • Industry Sector Recruitment Sales
  • Years Experience

    2+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Secondary School or equivalent