Workforce – Professional. Committed. Connected.
Rated as one of the UK’s best employers, Workforce is an award-winning recruitment and training specialist with regional offices spread across central England.
Founded in 2003 by brothers Paul and Joe Alekna, our journey has seen us flourish into a widely-admired UK business – now employing over 100 people at our branches in the Midlands.
2017 represents a period of exciting growth for our business with the opening of a number of new recruitment centres across Central England.
Committed to our people, our clients and our candidates, we are also placed within the UK’s top 45 fastest growing companies within the prestigious Sunday Times Fast Track 100.
Our team pride themselves on understanding the UK’s job markets and excel in providing quality, dependable workers to almost 600 businesses - from SMEs to PLCs - and covering a variety of roles from the shop floor to the board room.
Through our recruitment team, over 1,000 people placed in temporary jobs every day of the week within successful organisations and each year over 4,000 people gain the qualifications they need to enhance their career prospects through our bespoke training courses.
We bridge skills gaps for employers, fix their recruitment challenges and most of all, we back candidates to win.
In short, we connect people with opportunities.
Key Benefits of working for Workforce
On the UK’s Best companies to work for
Excellent package including market leading salary and uncapped commission scheme
Company car allowance scheme (role dependant)
Working for a company who takes innovation seriously to make your job easier
Excellent career progression opportunities
State of the art systems
Access to leading job boards providing our consultants and managers with the necessary tools to provide clients with an unrivalled service
Well invested offices providing an excellent environment for people to succeed
Internal communication tools meaning consultants and managers alike can stay updated with what is happening within our business
Market leading group services supporting our branch network including, sales, marketing, HR, staff development training
Job title: Commercial Recruitment Consultant
Hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am - 5.30pm
Salary: £18k-£25k plus commission
To develop and maintain long standing and strategic relationships with Clients and Candidates, offering a consultative recruitment solution suited to their needs.
You will combine demonstrable experience of implementing the recruitment process, effectively matching suitable candidates for suitable vacancies/clients through qualification and referencing whilst also gaining a detailed understanding of the sector, further developing our market presence always demonstrating the values and service of Workforce.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Administrative & General
Physical Attributes: Smart professional appearance
General Intelligence: Quick learner, able to prioritise workload, good level of written and verbal communication skills
Special Aptitudes: Able to deal effectively at all levels, enjoy contact with people and be able to work under pressure
Disposition: Outgoing and confident personality. Cheerful with a good sense of humor and capable of dealing with people at all levels
Motivation: Keen to learn new skills with possible development within the role to encompass other duties in the future
Organised: Work to company guidelines and standards, be readily available to supply information as and when required