Back to job search

Experienced Recruitment Consultant - Legal

  • Location:


  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + plus benefits & commission

  • Contact:

    Sarah Hall

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Experienced Recruitment Consultant - Legal

Search Legal are expanding across the UK, it is an incredibly exciting time to join this very successful division. We are looking for an experienced Interim recruiter to drive and develop our temp business.

Based in the Leeds office you will work alongside an experienced Temp team providing interim recruitment solutions to legal clients across the UK, With us you will be given a large territory, with warm clients that have locum/interim needs, and the systems and support to help you grow and run a very profitable and successful desk. While you will be part of specialist legal temp team you'll see our legal recruiters work alongside each other seamlessly, whether a temp or perm specialist, making BD as easy and efficient as possible.

As a Temp recruiter you will have the ability to work at a fast pace, understanding the interim market and building a strong network of candidates to ensure you can fulfil your clients requirements at a moments notice. You will focus on Qualified Legal recruitment, placing interim specialists within practice and in-house legal roles.

What we are looking for:

  • Experienced Temp Recruiter, ideally a track record within the Legal sector

  • Strategic in your approach, the ability to map out the market and identify new business

  • Confident sales professional, demonstrating the ability to build a portfolio of clients, undertake business development activities, including negotiation and objection handling

  • Candidate management, including sourcing and networking activities

  • Ability to communicate at the most senior level, nurture sustainable client and candidate relationships

  • You must be ambitious, energetic and hard working.


  • Work in a team of temp specialists who understand you and how your business works.

  • Real opportunities for career progression, clear targets and objectives. Offering two clear pathways to a Director role via billing or management route

  • All the tools to ensure your success, including LinkedIn Recruiter and access to the best job boards for your market

  • Very competitive salary and benefits package (senior consultants and above are given a generous car allowance)

  • £0 threshold for your first 6 months, giving you the opportunity to earn commission straight away

  • Highly lucrative commission scheme - designed to motivate and reward high performance

  • Industry-leading training including management training and ongoing professional development

  • Full back office and in branch support functions including an exceptional Marketing team to ensure brand awareness is optimised for your market.

If you are talented and motivated with the desire to succeed as a Legal Recruitment Specialist join Search, please contact Sarah Hall as soon as possible to discuss this role in more detail.

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.