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Newcastle upon Tyne

Recruitment Consultant - Finance/Business Support

North East England

  • Reference: 391466
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + OTE

  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne

About us

Nigel Wright Recruitment is the leading specialist recruitment firm in the North of England, working with great organisations across the North within private, public and professional service clients. Some recognisable names include, Sage, Nissan, Womble Bond Dickinson, Durham Police, Northumbrian Water, Arriva and SCS.

With consistently rapid growth this year, our intention is to keep focussing on that expansion. Our Business Support Team has grown from strength to strength. We currently have a number of dedicated recruiters in Business Support operating across Administration, Finance, HR, Sales, and Procurement. With our continued expansion we are looking for Recruitment Consultants with or without experience, based in Newcastle to help us achieve our growth ambitions.  

We operate in a very collaborative environment which is often described as “unbelievable until you actually see it for yourself!”. Our values are at the heart of our business and not just something written on the website. We will only recruit individuals that live our values.


The Role

The Business Support team operate at a fast pace and this role requires hard work and determination, but the results are extremely rewarding. As a Recruitment Consultant you will be developing relationships with clients alongside sourcing, getting to know and placing candidates, so relationship-winning business with clients and sourcing and placing candidates, so relationship-building skills are key. We are a results driven business and we will provide you with first class training from day one.  You will be highly supported by our strong leadership team and your wider colleagues to give you every opportunity to succeed.  

How you can succeed with us

We look for the best talent to join our team, and previous experience isn't necessary.  Our people share a common set of traits and characteristics: early non-academic achievement, the talent for hard work, personable, interested and interesting. teachable with a willingness to learn, the will to win and a sense of fun. 

Our vision is to be the best recruitment provider in every market we serve, loved by clients and candidates. 

What we'll do for you

At Nigel Wright we will give you the opportunity to reach your full potential and be rewarded for your achievements. We offer:
•    Competitive basic salary
•    Uncapped performance related commission
•    Flexible/hybrid working 
•    25 days’ holiday + 1 additional day for each year of service (up to 30 days)
•    4-week paid sabbatical after every 5 years of service
•    Other benefits can be found here :

Progression opportunities are abundant, with high performers being fast tracked through numerous promotions within a few years.

Our consultants take part in regular business activity days that include competitions, games with prizes and food. Teams are now split between in office team members along with their virtual team who may be working from home that day - everyone is included. Our dress down Fridays have been replaced with dress for your day approach - if Friday is an office day we still go for the traditional drink after work if people want to join in. 


If you’d like to have an informal chat about a potential career in recruitment, feel free to call our Internal Talent Partner Jane Burrage on +44 (0)787 485 9773.  Alternatively, you can visit our careers website, check us out on Glassdoor, follow us on LinkedIn or simply apply via the button below.

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