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Recruitment Consultant (to relocate to New York)

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  • Sector:

    Compliance, Financial Crime, In-house Legal

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    020 7183 0070

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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​​Are you a London-based sales professional or recruitment specialist who is ready to take on a new challenge? Would you be keen to move to New York City in the near future and be a key player in our firm's international expansion?

If you answered 'yes' to both questions, we would like to hear from you.

Rutherford is currently seeking a Recruitment Consultant who will be instrumental in the firm's growth plans. The successful candidate will benefit from a full year of training with our London-based team, where they will be equipped with all the necessary tools to then spearhead our US recruitment efforts. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone wanting an international career. You will be able to connect with some of the most impressive financial services professionals in two of the biggest cities in the world, London and New York.

The Opportunity

Rutherford has been known for over a decade as a leading regulatory recruitment business for the financial services sector. Our expert, fun and cosmopolitan team has placed some of the most sought-after talent in the sector into top tier firms, from global asset managers to innovative and disruptive fintechs and crypto businesses.

We have spent years building our reputation in the market, solidifying along the way our position as a leader in in-house legal recruitment. This hard work has led us to an impressive growth trajectory, with the firm increasing its revenue fivefold and growing its headcount by 84% in the past 1.5 years only.

We are hungry for more, and have very ambitious plans for the future. We are therefore looking for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. Those who want to tangibly contribute to scaling up a business. Those who are ready to take on a new challenge - and reap the benefits along the way.

The Offer

Those who will be joining us in this crucial stage in our growth can win big. Here's what's on the table:

  • A competitive basic salary coupled with a market-leading commission structure where you can earn up to 40% commission

  • Attractive share options in the business; our Director is gifting 40% of equity to employees as share options

  • Strong training and support from a team of reputable specialists in compliance recruitment

  • A solid support function to lessen the amount of admin – allowing you to focus on what matters the most and to expedite your efforts​ ​

The Other Good Stuff

Because we believe in treating our people right and in providing them an environment where they can thrive in, we also have a vast array of perks:

  • Gym memberships (up to £100/month)

  • Great social life

  • Incentive trips for the entire office

  • Ski trips

  • (Many) Team nights out

  • Private insurance

  • A superb central location, next to Borough Market and loads of top foodie spots

Intrigued? Find out more about us and our people on LinkedIn or Instagram.
LinkedIn: @rutherfordsearchltd
Instagram: @rutherford_social