Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Academy

  • Location


  • Sector:

    DP Connect

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  • Salary:

    £20,000 - £21,000

  • Contact:

    Kathryn Doe

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Startdate:

    1st November 2019

Kick start your Career in IT Recruitment at DP Connect and work with some of the 1st class Payments and FinTech companies.


Salary of Trainee Consultant:

£20,000-£21,000 basic (dependent on experience)

Location: Cambridge


About DP Connect:

DP Connect have successfully worked at the forefront of the IT Recruitment sector in the UK for nearly 30 years. Building upon this success, DP Connect are now looking to expand their business across four key specialist markets: Data, Cyber Security, eCommerce and Payments / Fintech.

We are looking for people to join our  Academy programme which starts in November .  Our 13 week programme starts with a full overview of the industry as a whole and the specialist markets we operate in,  designed to enable you to create your own value add proposition within the market.

Our Academy programme combines fully comprehensive training and development coaching and embedding of the full recruitment lifecycle, skills, knowledge and competencies needed to achieve success and progression.

Our programme has been designed and written by collaborating our leadership teams' experience which spans over the last 30 years.  We have also listened to feedback and direction from our most recent cohort ensuring our training remains current and fit for purpose.


The Opportunity

We are welcoming graduates and sales professionals with previous experience in Sales, outbound telesales, estate agency, delegate sales, who are looking for a career in Recruitment.  You will be joining a team of like-minded people and you will be training for 13 weeks.

We seek natural leaders, with great communication and listening skills. We hire based on potential and attitude; we don’t believe in a ‘one size fits all’ approach.  We believe if you have the drive, motivation and a real passion, you will succeed in the roller coaster of recruitment!


What’s in it for you…

The role of a recruitment consultant is fast paced, providing varied and challenging work daily. At DP Connect the Successful candidate will have the chance to work with a group of highly skilled recruiters within our Contracts or Perm teams.

As a specialist IT consultant you will be responsible for sourcing the highest level of staffing in the market and engaging them with the career opportunities.

We will provide you with the tools and coaching to become the best in the business and progress your career even further. A constant learning culture for whatever level you’re at, with access to a management team who are  inspiring and very much involved.


Requirements for a Trainee Consultant:

  • Graduate calibre

  • GCSE's A-C Math’s and English

  • Hunger to learn 

  • An entrepreneurial spirit


  • 3:30pm Friday finish

  • Uncapped commission structure with no threshold

  • Regular incentives: trips abroad, lunches & gifts

  • 25 days annual holiday

  • 50% off gym membership


This is your chance to learn and thrive within a growing business.


APPLY NOW or send your CV to kdoe@dpconnect.co.uk / 0208 466 3678.