Recruitment Consultant/ Senior Consultant - Financial Services

  • Job Reference: 00000188-1
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Gillespie People Solutions Ltd
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Plus Commission
  • Sector: Recruitment in Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Hazel Gillespie
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 07411002589

Job Description

Title: Recruitment Consultant/ Senior Consultant

Sector: Financial Services

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

Location: Remote


Gillespie People Solutions are currently working on behalf of an innovative, independent recruitment consultancy, specialising within the Financial Services, Legal and Insurance sectors. We have partnered with them to grow their highly successful team of consultants and they are now looking to add an experienced Recruitment Consultant to specialise within their Financial Services team, focusing on the Pensions and Actuarial Services market. This is a genuinely different opportunity with a business who pride themselves on their professionalism, real flexibility, and expertise in their chosen markets.

The business was established over 15 years ago with the mission of adding real value to their clients by providing business growth consultancy services across their core areas. They are consistently developing their offering and now operate internationally from offices across the UK including Glasgow, Manchester and London. Their current team are extremely high performers and are true experts in their chosen sectors, which is a reflection of the tools and opportunities they are provided by the business. They truly invest in their teams, choosing not to target employees on activity and offer various different career development opportunities and benefits.

Due to a period of high growth, we are looking to speak with experienced Recruitment Consultants or Senior Consultants who are experienced within the Financial Services industry and have an interest in the Pensions and Actuarial Services specialism. You will be a proven biller within this market and have at least two years’ experience. This will be an extremely flexible role where you can be based from home or from the office space in Glasgow. You will be given all necessary tools to be successful to make this a desired working environment.


  • Identify and build relationships with key professionals within your market
  • Manage and service key accounts
  • Maintain market knowledge for your specific sector
  • Manage client relationships in order to gain new business
  • Ensure the most profitable fee agreements are negotiated with clients, whilst ensuring a professional and solution focused approach (agree own fees)
  • Briefing/ preparing candidates for interviews with clients
  • Offer Management
  • Conduct professional and thorough job registrations, pro-actively identifying opportunities for exclusivity
  • Proactively support clients, ensuring all live vacancies are serviced
  • Client/candidate entertaining


What this company is looking for is a self-sufficient recruiter who can take ownership for their workload, manage large key accounts and maintain the highest standards of service that the company’s clients have come to expect.

So, why wait? This is a rare opportunity to take control of your career, work with a business who are offering a truly flexible working situation and who can give you key client accounts to work one. If you are interested in applying or finding out more, please get in touch!