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Junior Compliance Recruitment Consultant

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    City of London

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    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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​The Role

As Rutherford is entering its growth phase, we are looking for trainee headhunters to join our high energy, positive group and be part of the management team of tomorrow.

As Junior Compliance Recruitment Consultant, you will work with some of the most dynamic and prestigious financial services firms in the country. Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with hiring managers to recruit positions with salaries that range up to £170,000

  • Business develop to find new clients as well as manage existing relationships - for which you will be provided with comprehensive training

  • Consolidate what is already a strong position by maintaining existing relationships and building on this by creating new relationships


  • A university degree

  • Sales experience

  • Experience in working in an office environment

  • We are looking for someone who can demonstrate a commitment to a new career in recruitment and genuine desire to be involved in professional networking and sales

  • You could be from a regulatory/compliance environment (compliance, financial crime, KYC, legal and consulting) or from sales environment dealing with business to business to consumer sales

  • You will need to demonstrate integrity, determination, drive, communication skills and professionalism

  • You will want to be future Manager in the business and in time start your own desk. You will grow as fast as you are able to and will be supported and invested in to achieve that

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London, UK. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.

By joining Rutherford, you will have access to the Rutherford Academy, where you will benefit from a market-leading training and development course, drawing on our collective years of industry expertise and networks to grow into a sector specialist and become the go-to agent for an increasingly important sector.