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Executive Researcher

  • Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
  • Location: Reading
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference J211
This vacancy has now expired.

Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding career that offers high earning potential and career prospects?

Are you a graduate looking to kick start your career with a fast-growing Executive Search company?

This role would suit a highly motivated and intelligent candidate keen to make their mark in a small company!

Key Responsibilities to include:

  • Reporting to the Head of Research to help deliver executive search assignments
  • Undertake research for assignments, delivering a longlist and progressing this to shortlist according to the clients brief and agreed timeline
  • Approach and telephone screen candidate against core competencies
  • Involved in all administrative duties related to the assignments
  • Help manage and update the company database
  • Ensure that you collect a detailed brief from the client and agree a timeline
  • Prepare supporting documents for the search such as role profile, advert copy and competency screener and agree the content of these with the client
  • Identify target companies and candidates to approach
  • Intelligently approach target companies and candidates using the telephone, email and LinkedIn to present the role
  • Capture candidate information on the company's internal database
  • Arrange interviews with the client and manage the feedback process
  • Identify a shortlist of candidates and produce a report to support your decision
  • Help build talent pools for interim assignments

Key skills & attributes required:

  • Possessing strong drive and motivation to succeed in a goal and sales-oriented environment
  • Able to communicate credibly on the telephone and in writing with senior level business people and build mutually valuable relationships
  • Familiar with desktop productivity tools such as Microsoft Word, Outlook and the like
  • Mature attitude, not requiring micro-management and happy to work on your own if other members of the team are out of the office
  • Able to juggle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritise the important ones
  • You need to be commercially savvy and a keen interest in business


Central Reading

Salary & Bonus:

Depending on previous experience, the role attracts a base salary from £20,000 up to £28,000 plus OTE

Please note that we will only contact those candidates that we assess as suitable for the positions we have currently available based on their experience, training and skills that they identify. If you do not hear from us within 5 working days from your registration, please accept our apologies but we are unable to help you on this occasion.

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