Graduate Recruitment Consultant

  • Per Annum
    £21,000 to £24,000
  • Location
  • Basis

Graduate Recruitment Consultant

Location: Portsmouth

Basic Salary: £21,000 (Increase to £24k upon successful completion of your first year)

You should expect to earn OTE depending on performance in the first three years:

Year 1 – £30,000

Year 2 – £50,000

Year 3 – £70,000 – £100,000

Are you a recent Graduate? Are you naturally competitive and highly driven? Do you want a career where you can own your destiny? We have opportunities available to join our fantastic summer training academies. Not only will you be invested in and given all the tools to be the best you will be working with a team of dedicated professionals and have access to one of the best commission structures in the industry with uncapped earning potential.

We have been providing specialist permanent and contract recruitment services since 2000 and employ over 150 staff. STR Group is a recruitment company that is comprised of 7 niche brands, each operating within a specific market sector. We truly have something for everyone, whether its Life Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Architecture, Built Environment, Infrastructure, Automation, Maritime or Professional Services, we have exciting opportunities for those who aspire to be the best of the best.

Why you will love STR

We really care and put our people first! So much so our vision and values were created by our people.

Here at the STR Group, our values, culture, and standards underpin that employee engagement is at the heart of our business. We believe in a culture that is challenging yet supportive, ensuring continuous improvement. In line with this vision, we offer a progressive and transparent promotional structure, fully flexible and customisable benefits, and loyalty reward schemes.

What are we offering our Graduate Recruitment Consultants? A career at STR doesn’t just offer exceptional earning potential, it offers support, guidance and on top of that we offer:

* Structured, clear, performance-based career progression opportunities with the ability to fast-track promotions
* Market leading salary, benefits, package and commission up to 30%
* First-class ongoing Coaching and Learning and Development delivered by an inhouse expert
* Relaxed environment and dress down
* We are a social business, so expect regular team outings and activities. We are a competitive bunch!
* Modern, slick, state of the art offices with breakout area, dedicated kitchen, and breakfast club
* Beer fridge
* Opportunity for further education – such as Business Masters Degree (after a qualifying period)
* Employee of the Month, Quarter, Directors Lunches, Annual Awards, High Achievers Club to exotic destinations and many more rewards / incentives throughout the year
* Long Service award with special work anniversary celebrations
* Milestone Club with money can’t buy experiences
* 23 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising by one day each year of service capped at 28 days)
* Health care cash plan and optional private health care
* Free onsite parking

What will you learn to do?

As our Graduate Recruitment Consultant, you will learn to source potential clients and grow your business via outbound sales and having a targeted approach, you will be networking on platforms such as LinkedIn to build a pool of candidates in your chosen specialism. We will teach you to become a Recruiting Specialist through our excellent learning and development training academy. You will learn how to develop excellent client and candidate relationships to ensure the highest quality recruitment process in the industry.

About You

You will be a recent Graduate, or you will be someone that is graduating in the next year. You will be a self-starter who is target / goal oriented with a clear vision of what you want from your career. You will be hard working, punctual, and able to work to tight deadlines. You will have a clear desire to learn, absorb information and apply yourself in a professional environment.

Time to apply

If you want to be surrounded by industry experts with access to STR’s industry leading in-house training then get in touch with our Talent Acquisition team via

TA is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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