Recruitment Consultant (Permanent)

Location Truro
Discipline: Office & Professional , Sales & Marketing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k + commission OTE £40k+ and generous benefits package
Contact name: Rebecca Richardson

Contact email:
Job ref: RR PC9992 1
Published: 3 days ago
Startdate: Immediate start available

​Due to continued expansion we are excited to be looking for a new consultant to join our permanent team!


Established in 1980, Smith and Reed have gained a reputation for supplying a quality recruitment service to a wide range of companies in the South-West, providing a diverse vacancy portfolio for individuals seeking permanent or temporary work. We take time to fully understand each client and candidate, ensuring that each role is the perfect fit.


As one of the leading recruiters across the South-West, our values remain a priority when establishing relationships and offering a top-quality service and we are looking for an established and driven person to enhance our existing team.


The chosen candidate will be driven and full of energy to achieve – we have big plans for 2023 and a great time to be joining us in what will be an exciting period of growth for the business.


What are we looking for:


  • Previous recruitment experience – particularly running a permanent desk (sector experience not important)

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships

  • Desire to succeed

  • Ability to deal with the ‘recruitment rollercoaster’ with humour and problem solving.

  • Process driven and consistent work ethic.

  • Demonstrable evidence of winning and building new business opportunities

  • Ability to work as part of a team – we have no islands here!


What’s in it for you?


  • Generous Salary Package

  • Uncapped commission

  • Warm desk/existing leads

  • Monthly Massage

  • Monthly half day well-being time (outside of standard holiday entitlement)

  • Birthday Bonus

  • Anniversary Bonus

  • 2 paid volunteer days a year

  • Subsidised parking

  • Salary sacrifice: Cycle to work scheme & pension scheme

  • Flexible home/office work policy

  • ½ day off for Birthday

  • Supportive and fun team - you have a tough day, we pick you up!

  • Excellent development opportunities


For more information and in informal chat please apply with your full CV today!



Smith and Reed Recruitment embraces diversity, equality and inclusion and aim to promote the benefits of diversity in all our business activities. Smith and Reed will treat everyone equally and will not discriminate on the grounds of an individual’s “protected characteristic” under the Equality Act 2010 (the Act) which are age, disability, gender re-assignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability, or sexual orientation. All candidates will be assessed solely on their ability to carry out the job in question based on skills, experience, and qualifications