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Birmingham 0121 227 0030 | London 0203 790 9750 | Salisbury 01722 339 508 | Exeter 0797 710 8901
Birmingham 0121 227 0030
London 0203 790 9750
Salisbury 01722 339 508
Exeter 0797 710 8901

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Chef Division

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Location: Birmingham, West Midlands (County) (B5 5SE)

Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum Excellent Bonus Scheme & Company benefits

Date posted: 11/1/2019

Employer type: Other Employers

Job type: Other

Contact: Andy Hill


Senior Recruitment Consultant - Chef Division

The Company:

James Webber Recruitment is one of the UK's leading Hospitality Permanent Recruitment companies, with offices in Birmingham, London, Exeter and a Head Office in Salisbury. Founded by James Webber in 1999, JWR has grown organically over the last 19 years into 'The Recruiter of Choice' for many leading hospitality companies in the UK.

The Role:

With a buoyant client vacancy list, we have a rare opportunity within the JWR team to appoint a Senior Recruitment Consultant - Chef Division based within our Birmingham City Centre Office. The role is for an experienced consultant recruiting for Middle & Senior Chef vacancies for the Hospitality & Catering Chef Sector; filling vacancies for the Midlands, North, East Anglia, Scotland & North Wales. The day will be varied; however, the norm will be:

  • Screening CV's and interviewing new candidates
  • Generating new business through proactive sales
  • Hitting targets to hit those major commission structures
  • Maintaining and building on relationships
  • Celebrating the rewards of your success

A few key responsibilities of the role will be:

  • Sourcing and associating with candidates
  • Making full use of the internal database
  • Utilising social media platforms such as Linked in
  • Building new relationships whilst maintaining existing ones

Skills Required:

  • Must be an established recruiter with at least 18/24 months hospitality chef recruitment experience & possess a passion for the hospitality industry & a resilience for sales
  • Ideally possess a chef background but MUST have an excellent working knowledge of busy kitchen operations in hotels, restaurants & contract catering
  • Must have a proven track record of monthly billing
  • Must have a competitive, tenacious, and ambitious nature
  • Must be able to provide excellent customer service and satisfaction
  • Have the capability to nurture & develop relationships with clients & candidates
  • Possess a skilled judgement in matching client job specification requirements to candidates skills & capabilities
  • Must be organised and an excellent communicator, both verbally & written
  • Must be able to interact with individuals at all levels
  • Possess a winning personality who can not only engage but instil trust in those with who they are dealing
  • Must be able to operate within a challenging, and at times frustrating, environment
  • Be able to adapt & grow into a sales driven environment
  • Must be a persistent & self-motivated individual who is eager to succeed
  • Must possess a passion for the Hospitality Sector with like-minded people
  • Must be IT literate

The Package / Benefits / Opportunities:

Senior Recruitment Consultant - Chef Division - an annual salary £25,000 - £30,000 DOE bonus & benefits
Uncapped commission structure, exciting incentives, 23 days holiday, company mobile phone & laptop, individual training, career development, 2 annual team events, warm friendly team, a week off at Christmas and a great office with onsite café!

If this interests you then please apply with a fully updated CV, covering letter to include details of salary expectations.

James Webber Recruitment prides itself on providing the highest quality of hotel / restaurant staff and due to the high volume of applicants, please note that we will only be in contact with you if your application is successful. ONLY CANDIDATES ELIGIBLE TO LIVE AND WORK IN THE UK MAY APPLY.

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