Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant Scientific

Search Consultancy
Closing date
4 Nov 2021

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Human Resources
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training

Graduate Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Scientific

Search Scientific are a specialist recruitment team, working with all aspects of the UK scientific industries, helping companies source talented scientists & technical experts to drive their businesses forward.

We are looking for people focused, and commercially minded individuals with a scientific background & interested in careers outside of the lab. Previous recruitment experience is not required (but would be advantageous) as you will be supported by a senior leadership team and full training can be provided.


  • Real opportunities for career progression, clear targets and objectives.
  • Very competitive salary and benefits package
  • GBP0 threshold for your first 6 months, giving you the opportunity to earn commission straight away
  • Highly lucrative commission scheme, monthly, quarterly and annual payments - designed to motivate and reward high performance
  • Industry-leading training including management training and ongoing professional development
  • Flexible working arrangements (post training)

The Role

As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, you will be working alongside an experienced consultant, supporting their activities and developing your own network of candidates & clients within a given specialism.

  • Developing a clear understanding and knowledge of your specialist Scientific sector
  • Understanding the needs of your clients and matching that with suitable scientific candidates.
  • Supporting Business Development activities - contacting new and existing clients to generate opportunities
  • Gaining confidence to negotiate and influence positive outcomes for both client and candidate


  • A higher scientific qualification such as a degree in Chemistry, Biology / Life sciences or similar scientific discipline.
  • Previous experience within a recruitment or sales position would be advantageous.
  • Confident & outgoing personality.
  • Tenacious, resilient and goal orientated.
  • Keen to learn, progress & develop.

If you would like to apply for this role please use the link provided below. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to Luke Hobden - , or call Luke for further details -

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.

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