Senior Recruitment Consultant

Harrogate, North Yorkshire (GB)
Competitive + Commission + Benefits
31 Jan 2017
02 Mar 2017

Are you tired of being micro-managed? Fed up of being beaten with that famous KPI stick? Prefer to work for an employer that truly values your contributions and rewards good work? Wish you worked in a family-run company with a close team unit in a friendly, supportive environment, that offers autonomy to make your own decisions?

Network Scientific is an ambitious, rapidly expanding, family owned company, committed to offering high quality, ethical recruitment services to the scientific, engineering and medical industries. Honesty and integrity are paramount to our award-winning business and we are looking to bring in a like-minded, stand-out individual to become an integral part of our success story. Located in Harrogate, a beautiful spa town in North Yorkshire, we are easily accessible by public transport links from York/Leeds/Bradford/Ripon and surrounding areas.

As part of a small, successful team, the appointed person will take on a varied role involving recruitment, business development and marketing activities.

With the support of a team of experienced consultants and dedicated admin staff, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Key account management and development
  • New business development
  • Candidate management
  • Setting and achieving your own targets and performance KPI’s
  • Recruitment related sales and marketing activities
  • Representing the business at national and international industry conferences and trade shows
  • Managing own day-to-day recruitment activities
  • Engaging with in-house personal development activities

Due to our industry-leading USP, the successful candidate MUST be a graduate in a discipline related to science or engineering; previous industry experience an in-depth understanding of the recruitment process would place you at a distinct advantage. We expect the successful candidate to be motivated, confident, have an excellent telephone presence, be hardworking and professional at all times, and exhibit an appreciation of the importance of ethics in a recruitment setting. You will be confident when speaking to candidates and clients at all levels, with a solid commercial focus and the ability to manage your own time. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential, as are exceptional organisational and time management skills.

This will be a varied and challenging role and, for the right candidate and will provide limitless career prospects. Every member of staff at Network Scientific has the opportunity to shape their own future and in turn, the future of the of the business. All input and ideas are valued and welcome and we pride ourselves in providing an inclusive, encouraging and open working environment. If you want to be part of a thriving and happy business, apply now!!

For more information or to apply, please contact Zara Jackson on 01423 813520 or alternatively send your CV, cover letter and salary requirements to

Please note that all applicants for this role should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Network Scientific Recruitment, part of Network Scientific Ltd. is an Employment Business/Agency.