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Associate Consultant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Business Support

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £26000 - £28000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Nicholas Watts

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    July 2023

Associate Consultant



West End

Starting July 2023

£26-28K depending on experience


VWA is hiring! We are looking for an ambitious, hardworking, highly communicative and team-playing individual to join our Temporary & Contract Division as an Associate Consultant. With a longer-term pathway towards eventual Consultant status and management of your own client-base, this is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their skills in a commercial and people-focused environment.

About Us:

VWA is a boutique recruitment consultancy and has been established for 34 years - there is a true family feel in our culture and approach. We partner with a number of London and internationally-based firms to support with a range of hiring needs, including:

  • Business support and administrative roles
  • Private PAs
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • HR
  • Finance, investments and accountancy

About the Role:

As an Associate Consultant based on the Temporary & Contract team however also providing support to the Permanent team, your role will cover different areas to develop your knowledge of all VWA's recruitment processes. This will include:

  • Administrative support including sending our compliance documents, Microsoft Office assessments and formatting CVs.
  • Answering incoming queries via email and phone.
  • Sourcing candidates through responding to applications and active searching on recruitment job boards.
  • Conducting telephone screening calls with potential candidates.
  • Conducting competency-based interviews with candidates invited to register.
  • Candidate relationship management throughout registration process.
  • Drafting and posting adverts on job boards and the VWA website.
  • Shortlisting candidates for clients' briefs.
  • Collating interview feedback from candidates.
  • Market research and analysis as required.
  • Other tasks as required.

About You:

  • Ideally, holding some existing administrative or customer service experience.
  • Some experience with Microsoft Office, IT programmes or databases.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • An efficient approach to work and with a warm and approachable manner.
  • Natural rapport-builder, and have a team-working and commercial mindset.

Additional Details:

  • Core hours are 9am - 5.30pm, with flexibility to work beyond these hours if required.
  • The company operates a hybrid working structure (3 days office-based) however the successful candidate will be fully office-based while onboarding into the role.
  • Competitive base salary up to 28K, and eventual participation in commission scheme and discretionary bonus.

If you're looking to kick start your career in recruitment in a fun, supportive and team-spirited environment, we would love to hear from you!