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Ex Professional Sports Players

Permanent  for PRC - Michael Page in Manchester

Through significant organic growth the Page Group are looking to increase their Consultant and Manager resources nationwide.

Role description:

Are you an ex professional sports player looking for a rewarding career beyond professional sport? Unsure about what doors are open to you within a corporate environment? Unsure about what your communication and leadership skills lend themselves to? Keen on working in a progressive meritocracy where success is rewarded financially and with copious career opportunities? Looking for an environment with like minded ambitious, determined, tenacious individuals? Why not consider a career with Michael Page Finance as a Recruitment Consultant.

We are seeking the best talent in the sporting market place to join our teams across the Midlands and Northern Home Counties as a Recruitment Consultant. 

We are looking for individuals who have the capacity and potential to operate at Manager, Director and Managing Director level and thrive working outside their comfort zones.

Page Group already employs a number of ex professional sports players from Rugby Union, Hockey, Football, Swimming, Athletics and Cricket. Some of the best and most successful talent we employ have come from a professional sporting arena. 

So what will it involve?

Identifying and evaluating employers' recruitment needsNegotiating terms of employmentInterviewing potential candidatesClarifying and negotiating salary and benefits relating to the roleNegotiating fees relating to work the consultant will undertake for the clientReviewing applications, managing interviews and considering candidates and shortlistsBuilding and maintaining candidate and clients relationships though telephone dialog and face to face to meetings.

Who we're looking for:

Page Group operates across a number of Offices Nationwide.We are looking for high calibre ex professional sports players to join our existing teams and progress from Consultant to Manager, Director and Managing Director.

If you are interested in a position please apply online.

About our client

Page Group continues to substantiate its position as a world-leading specialist recruitment consultancy. Growing entirely organically, rather than by mergers or acquisitions, we now have 164 offices in 34 countries worldwide. 

Page Group operates across a number of white collar sectors including Finance, Legal, Sales, Marketing, HR, IT, Procurement, Supply Chain and Retail.

In the UK, we fund raised more than £90k for Macmillan Cancer Support.For seven years, we have received industry recognition from The Sunday Times as one of the best companies to work for in Britain who gave us top scores for management, leadership and personal growth.Our commitment to career development has made us one of a very few companies who can say that 87% of its directors and above have been promoted from within.

Your application will be reviewed by the Page Group. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised & regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. 

We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Job added on 18-07-2014