Professional Services Recruitment Specialist

Job Description

Senior Recruitment Consultant
£70 - £90k salary

About Us

VANRATH are Northern Ireland's preferred recruitment partner of choice for temporary, permanent and contract hiring solutions to many of NI's key employers across the public and private sector when it comes to attracting talent. We set the tone for how specialist recruiters should operate, with many of our consultants setting the performance and integrity standards in their respective industry sectors, delivering to the highest level for our candidates and clients, year on year.

The Role

We are seeking a highly ambitious recruitment professional to join our thriving Business Support Team, focused on developing and fostering long-term relationships with key clients and job seekers, with a professional and customer-focused approach. This role is based in Belfast but offers hybrid working and should stand as the launch pad for any developing or established recruiter to take the next step to unparalleled earnings and exposure in a key area of our business.

Our team deliver on key roles at all levels, working with a wide range of clients across all of Northern Ireland from Public Sector and NFP organisations right through to Top 100 firms and SME's. You will enter into a 'warm' desk and hugely supportive and collaborative culture with strong, pre-existing relationships and an unrivalled candidate database. This particular market presents a huge opportunity for the successful candidate to establish themselves as a key member of our (already highly successful) recruitment team, deliver very strongly on fees and achieve real career progression within a relatively short timeframe.

The Package

  • Excellent base salary
  • A guaranteed OTE for a period (12 months) as you build your desk within VANRATH
  • Up to 25% commission on placement fees generated (uncapped)
  • Placement Bonuses
  • Westfield Health & Rewards including high street and gym discounts
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • Client entertainment expenses
  • Coffee Docks, Fresh Fruit, Breakfasts
  • Hybrid Working
  • Company away days
  • Referral bonus

The Ideal Person

  • A strong academic profile
  • 1 year's+ Recruitment experience and a proven track record of delivering strong fees and maintaining relationships


  • 25+ years specialist market knowledge and experience
  • 96% client retention rate
  • 15,000 + candidates placed over the past 20 years
  • 1000 + Google reviews and NI's highest-rated recruitment agency
  • Bespoke CRM system
  • Chosen recruitment partner, member and sponsor to many of the professional bodies such as ACA, ACCA, NI Chamber of Commerce, Belfast Chamber of Commerce, Women in Business, Catalyst, Young Leaders NI and the Institute of Directors to name but a few.

Bench-marking against other recruitment agencies and similar sales roles within NI has shown year on year, that our consultants have earned significantly more in their OTE!

To discuss this opportunity or any other roles within our recruitment teams, please contact Damian Della Croce for a confidential conversation about opportunities and life at VANRATH. All initial conversations can be held with total discretion guaranteed.