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Recruitment Consultant

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    City of London

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    Kirsty McIntosh

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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​​About Rutherford

Rutherford is an executive search firm which focuses on placing top talent in compliance, financial crime, legal and cyber security for some of the most renowned financial and professional services businesses in the UK and in New York.

After a decade of establishing itself as the leader in compliance recruitment in the UK, the firm is now embarking an ambitious and impressive period of growth. We are looking for motivated professionals to join our small and dynamic team at this key stage in our development who are excited at the prospect of becoming a leader within the business.

The Role

We are looking for experienced and ambitious recruitment professionals to join our firm as Recruitment Consultants. As Recruitment Consultant, you will be building trusted relationships every day with the best regulatory talent in the market and liaising with some of the biggest financial services firms in the UK and the US and, in time, build your own desk.

Your main duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage clients' needs and expectations

  • Maintain and establish strong relationships with candidates and clients across our core markets

  • Drive business development strategies

  • Source new roles for the business

  • Map the compliance and legal market within financial services

  • Provide exceptional care to our candidates

Your Profile

  • At least 2 years of experience in recruitment

  • Educated to a degree level

  • Keen interest in the Financial Services industry

  • Comfortable and confident with finding new business and meeting candidates and clients

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and be KPIs driven

  • A desire to become a manager at the firm and lead your own desk


Competitive, with uncapped commission and quarterly bonuses

Our Benefits

  • Private medical insurance

  • Gym membership

  • Incentive weekends

  • Company events

  • Top billers' lunch club

For more information about this position or Rutherford's other opportunities, please get in touch with Genevieve Higgins-Desbiens, Head of Marketing & Talent Acquisition.
Phone: +44 (0)207 412 8923