Principal Recruitment Consultant

Location: London, Greater London GB


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 2550

Position Title: Principal Consultant

External Description:

Randstad UK is  part of the world’s largest, leading recruitment agency and at Randstad we pride ourselves on being a trusted recruitment partner. We are very driven about what we need to offer our clients and candidates but it's our people who propel success so why not join our growing company today!

Our Successful Construction, Property and Engineering (CPE) teams are currently looking to welcome an experienced Recruitment Consultant to their London based business.

As a Senior Recruitment Consultant some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing your own fast paced desk within the construction industry (temp focused)
  • Identifying and developing client/business relationships
  • Offering CV, interview and general career advice
  • Assessing and responding to the needs of each particular client or assignment
  • Sourcing suitable candidates and briefing them on the opportunities offered by the client
  • Managing the process through the interview to offer stage and beyond
  • Negotiating pay and salary rates and finalising arrangements between client and candidate
  • Networking to build business information that can be converted into commercial opportunities
  • Advising on and selling the most appropriate solution for attracting candidates and maintaining a candidate database

 To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have experience in the recruitment industry (open to sector) - Temp/Contract desk preferred
  • Be a strong, consistent billing consultant 
  • Good at building new relationships and can carry on building the established client relationships
  • Display a consultative, professional, business partnering approach
  • Have excellent communication skills and capable of dealing with all client groups
  • Possess the ability to work under pressure
  • Ideally have worked in the Construction Residential market
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Strong commercial business acumen
  • A passionate desire to succeed and build a successful career
  • A winning mentality
  • The ability to overcome objection and be persistent


What Randstad will provide for you:

  • a  competitive basic salary 
  • A development framework in place for you to really grow your career and know how to from a fantastic team
  • a flexible benefits package including; enhanced pension scheme, private medical insurance, share purchases, discounts and many more
  • a progressive and collaborative culture that has to be seen to be believed

If you want to join one of the world's largest, leading recruitment organisations, in a position that will see you engaging with key stakeholders and taking responsibility for delivering a first class service to your clients then please do get in touch today with Dami Fatusin on 07990439641 or email

Randstad values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.



State: Greater London

Community / Marketing Title: Principal Recruitment Consultant

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