principal consultant in city of london

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£ 26,000 per year
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city of london, london
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working hours
£ 26,000 per year
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0207 786 8010
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job description

Come join the team and manage the only Combi Marketing & Business Support desk in the highest billing team in the office.

At Randstad London, my desk has been ranked as #1 'Best Desks' to work on in the SME sector. The 150+ employees in London, partner with other Randstad employees across the world on a daily basis. The team has high integrity, is fun, engaged and focused on strong growth aspirations, and we are looking for more top talent to join us on the journey to success. This particular desk is what makes it indeed a great place to work.

I am recruiting for my back-fill and therefore am looking for a talented yet grounded consultant to take on this core role within the UK business. She or he will be working within a territory team together with an excellent and experienced Executive Billing Manager to grow the desk further than its current status and potential.

This role is ideal for someone who is achievement-oriented and believes in performance rewards for exceeding annual sales goals through strong collaboration with candidates & clients. The ideal consultant will be success-driven, extremely fast-paced, and works well in a diverse team and enjoys a dynamic and changing environment.

Key Characteristics/Personality Traits

*Your personality should naturally build strong professional relationships
*Naturally assisting all employees and managers throughout the company
*A natural at knowing what a good candidate looks like
*Adapting to your surroundings - if you can't adapt to the different clients, you will not see results
*Proficiency and knowledge of Senior Marketing roles and Senior Business Support roles
*Speaks in numbers and GP
*Uses metrics/figures/spreadsheets to monitor performance and understand results and drivers, while developing contingency plans to address shortfalls on a weekly basis
*Proficiency in using all appropriate systems, i.e. portals/google docs/CRMs
*Personable and not lazy
*Quick-minded, quick-working and smart-working
*Analytical and a good researcher
*Passionate - you must be passionate about this job and desk
*A passion for doing recruitment differently and personally


*Ideally 3+ years in Recruitment - must have been a proven high achieve - If not recruitment, an industry where I can clearly see the interest into this particular opportunity
*Consistent achievement of forecasted revenue and unit targets (i.e. achieving consistent forecast accuracy)
*Exceptional communication and organisation skills - ability to follow through and manage a large workload
*Excellent customer service skills with a customer first attitude - this has given me some of my best clients and candidates known to the office
*Strong problem-solving and analytical orientation with the ability to innovate and analyse alternative solutions - specific to the target at hand
*Detail focused, executes with excellence and owns the outcome
*Clearly communicates, outlining problems, targets, results and key insights
*Track record of excellent partnering, collaboration and influencing across company functions, different cultures and complex time zones
*Organise and lead coordination - clear driven route in all elements of the role
*Infectious 'can do' attitude
*Demonstrated ability to excel within an environment of change
*Self-motivated, tenacious and balanced individual who brings 'can do' motivation to work every day.

Imagine a career where your creative inspiration & passion about Marketing & Business Support can fuel BIG innovation. Immerse yourself in our award-winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that change the lives of thousands of candidates and companies.
The desk includes a high proportion of Tech industries but also spreads across Business Intelligence, Banking, Financial Services and more.
Currently bringing in £200k+ revenue per year and has huge opportunity now from the foundations I have grown. The next stage of this desk will be something not far from incredible and the commission would be very appealing.

Randstads London team of highly engaged and focused employees is headquartered in City of London and is easily accessible from London Liverpool St and surrounding stations. You'll be working alongside a team of 8 entrepreneurial employees from around the globe who have brought hundreds of innovations to our office -

Join us and make a difference in a fun, high-growth environment, while revolutionising the way the world does Recruitment.

Be incredible. Be Randstad SMR. #Team£1million

If you think you can be the next 'me', please do get in contact on or 0207 786 8010

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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