Headhunter – Internal & Change Communications Recruitment

  • Location: Westminster, London
  • Salary: Attractive base salary & unrivalled commission structure + other company benefits
  • Ref: JS-1905-6627
  • 2019-05-02T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield
  • Permanent

Headhunter/Senior Consultant, Internal & Change Communications recruitment practice

Ellwood Atfield is the fastest growing and most successful specialist recruitment firm within the corporate affairs space. Having grown incrementally by 20% over the past three years, and with exciting future growth plans, we are searching for talented individuals who can help to build our business, shape our story and provide an exemplary service to our customers.
Ellwood Atfield’s Internal Communications recruitment practice handles internal communications, employee engagement and change communications mandates across all levels from ‘second jobbers’ through to senior director roles. After a successful financial year and doubling in size in our London office, we are looking to hire an additional consultant with proven recruitment experience to join this growing team. The IC team offers a real opportunity for consultants who can work at a fast pace and be versatile to working on exclusive, retained and competitive assignments.  Our clients range from high profile retail and FMCG businesses, through to charities, banks, transport and infrastructure businesses and education providers. Some of the candidates that the IC team has placed this year have directly impacted how organisations communicate with and influence employee behaviours - which in turn help to drive business growth and create a positive working environment! 

The IC headhunter/ Senior Consultant will be responsible for leading all mid to senior level IC and change communications projects, delivering set revenue targets through business development and subsequent assignment delivery. You will be a key person in our “One Team”, prepared to go the extra mile to actively contribute to the overall growth of the business. In return you’ll be supported with a structured career development plan, you’ll be well-rewarded financially and you will have the opportunity to work in a stimulating, collaborative, autonomous and dynamic environment. We are looking for an enthusiastic, talented and quality-led recruitment professional to help shape the development of this growing team. 
Key responsibilities:​​​​

  • Assignment delivery
  • Account management
  • Budget and activity achievement
  • Business development
  • Identify, develop and win new long-term profitable relationships with clients in agreed sectors
  • Actively contribute to an environment that is positive, ambitious and dynamic in a way that enhances the culture of the company
  • Contribute to our marketing and brand development
  • Adhere to all administration procedures, especially with regard to our CRM system, and other company records

Key experience / skills required:

  • Successful track record of recruitment or a successful and distinguished career within internal communications 
  • Aptitude and enthusiasm for business development
  • Ability to engage with candidates and clients at all levels and stages of their careers
  • An ambitious, proactive and professional working style and attitude
  • Ability to work successfully under pressure within a fast paced and collaborative team
  • A team player with good interpersonal skills, able to work with all EA staff in a friendly and supportive manner
  • Excellent written skills

For more information about this or other current opportunities to join Ellwood Atfield, please send your CV via the link provided or email jules@ellwoodatfield to arrange a confidential discussion about internal recruitment.


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