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Junior Recruitment Consultant

Michelle Donohoe

Job Summary

  • Cork
  • Permanent
  • Ref ID: JRCC0621
  • Jun 15, 2021
  • Competitive

Real People, Real Opportunity, Real Meaning

Morgan McKinley is looking for an Associate Consultant to join the team in Cork. We have been in business since 1988 Depending on your perspective, that makes us positively ancient or practically Millennial. We place over 5000 people in new jobs in Ireland every year. Here at Morgan McKinley we build careers in a supportive environment while consistently smashing our targets.

At Morgan McKinley, you will use the latest innovative technologies to source the best talent in the market, helping us expand into new markets and strengthen existing relationships with our client base.

Here you will be rewarded for your hard work. We offer an extensive training academy, excellent earning potential and the opportunity for you to develop your career within Morgan McKinley.

As an Associate Consultant you will be starting an exciting and rewarding career in recruitment. You will learn everything you can about recruiting and recruitment processes under the guidance of seasoned recruiters, in a professional and fun environment.

Why become an Associate Consultant?

As an Associate Consultant in Morgan McKinley you are taking the first step in a career in recruitment consultancy. Associate Consultants will take part in an intensive 6 month training programme covering off all elements of the recruitment process. This programme is designed and delivered internally and has a proven success rate across our global business. As a graduate of the Associate Consultant programme you will move into a Recruitment Consultant role on one of our recruitment teams. Morgan McKinley have multiple service offerings resulting in a mix of onsite, 360 or RPO style recruitment opportunities for successful associate consultants. Morgan McKinley have a clear and successful career pathway for progression from Associate Recruitment Consultant all the way to Director level both in Ireland and in our international offices for those who wish to advance in their career!

What's the team/environment like?

A strong team will guide you through the Associate Consultant programme, we have excellent recruiters at varying levels with a wealth of experience to draw from. You will be given extensive training & support within an open, dynamic & collaborative environment under firm but fair leadership!

What is involved in the day to day?

As an Associate Consultant you will be sourcing and generating potential candidates through telephone, social media and data base recruiting. You will be mapping out candidates communities, learning how to manage candidate interview processes and ensuring strong relationships are built from day one. You will be producing marketing material in the form of job advertisements, email marketing and open evening collateral. You will also be learning how to work with and maximise our client relationships. As an associate consultant you will be working towards clear performance targets and KPI's.

What's required in terms of Experience, Knowledge and Skills?

  • Degree educated
  • At least 6 months' work experience in a sales/professional environment is an advantage but not a pre-requisite
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proven time management and organisational skills
  • Professional approach - committed to excelling in service quality
  • Committed and driven with high energy
  • A quick learner who takes direction well
  • Hard working with - a "can do" attitude
  • Target driven and goal orientated
  • Ambitious and focused on establishing a career in recruitment consultancy
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