Freelance / Temp RecruitmentConsultant/Senior consultant – PR, Comms & Digital
£25-35k basic + uncapped commission up to 30%
Reference – LH 330112
Our Temp / freelance PR, Comms and digital recruitment offering is going from strength to strength so we’re looking to hire a dedicated freelancer PR recruiter to focus on building a lucrative desk across London and wider UK.
Based in a fun and collaborative office in Central Cambridge you will join a team of passionate Consultants recruiting for both agency and in-house PR, marketing, and digital roles.
This is a rare opportunity to work on a hot desk as the client relationships are already in place for you to capitalise on and deliver temp recruitment services across top tier agencies and in-house Communications teams.
If you are fed up of feeling over-managed and want to break away from corporate recruitment then this team will allow you to work as a true Consultant, on genuinely interesting and well-developed clients’ accounts in an environment where you are allowed to have your own personality, dress like an individual and lose the corporate red tape.
A Snapshot of us…
At Premier Resourcing, we take a measured and intelligent approach to business development and capitalise on market information to build new relationships and manage and nurture existing partnerships. We do not ‘cold call’ or work in an aggressive sales like manner, we prefer to foster trust with candidates and clients offering in-depth knowledge of the market and ‘best practice’ service.
From graduate to board level, you will work with our truly impressive client list recruiting freelance and interim PR, digital and integrated communications professionals across all industry sectors from the top PR and digital consultancies based to leading blue chip organisations based in London and wider UK.
You will cover a broad range of disciplines that include marketing communications, digital, Social Media, Brand PR, Financial; Corporate communications, internal comms and public affairs
What we are looking for…
- Some temp desk recruitment expertise – ideally 12 months or more
- Will consider consultants who have worked on a split desk of perm or temp who wants specialise as a pure freelance/ interim consultant
- Whilst some PR, Digital and comms experience or knowledge is desirable, we will consider recruiters from any discipline with the relevant temp expertise. We can provide the sector training and established client relationships you can capitalise on!
- Naturally,you will be an excellent multitasker, used to turning around client requests within very short timeframes and be able to build good relationships with freelancers and clients alike.
- A strong academic profile – ideally degree educated
- A flair for building professional relationships and networking
- A natural empathy for others and strong emotional intelligence
- A sound knowledge of social media
- Enjoys working in a team and would relish the chance to manage their own portfolio of clients Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Commercially minded and results and rewards focused.
- A talent for absorbing information quickly
- A sense of humour with a friendly, integral approach
- A ‘can do’ attitude
- An eye for detail
- An interest in researching the PR market place
If this is not for you but can recommend someone who would be ideal, then we are offering £150 of Amazon Vouchers for any you refer and we place in this role as a thankyou from us!
Please send your CV to Louise Hannant MD – [email protected]
Louise is an expert in what she does, taking the time to understand you and where you want to go next. Her connections and personable approach makes sure you are only provided with opportunities that suit you and match your goals. This partnership approach was refreshing and allowed me to get the job I wanted.
Throughout the interview process and beyond, Louise’s insightful advice and knowledge was invaluable. She was always on hand to discuss feedback and next steps, as well as passionately helping you find solutions to any problems you encounter. Truly recommend Louise to help you secure the right role for you, she is a credit to the industry she works in.
Senior Account Manager at H+K Strategies UK
Sam was quick, enthusiastic and understanding of my criteria when finding me a role. He was a great go between and kept me in the loop at all times, giving me sound advice while also listening to what I wanted. Highly recommend.
PR Account Manager at Zest The Agency
Sam was fantastic throughout my job search, really professional and on the ball. Supportive nature and really listened to what I was looking for. He was easy to get hold, by both email and on the phone. Couldn't recommend him more!
Account Manager at Pan Communications
Sam is a fantastic person to work with. He genuinely cares about the roles you are looking for and does not stop searching until he finds something that matches your needs.
Sam would never send me a dud role or ignore some of my career designs. Instead, he focused on trying to find a position that suited me. In particular, Sam’s perseverance on multiple opportunities was one of his outstanding qualities.
If a role went quiet, was put on hold or was otherwise unavailable, Sam never forgot and made sure to catch up with me if the role went live once again. Overall a fantastic recruiter with an amazing skill set. Would happily recommend to anyone.
Account Manager at Rostrum
Sam was an absolute pleasure to work with: knowledgeable, professional and always on hand with concise and articulate advice. Would certainly recommend him to anybody looking to explore their career options. Thanks Sam!
Consultant at Teneo Blue Rubicon
I worked with Louise to find a great Communications Executive for our team and she was absolutely amazing! Very fast, professional and helpful, it was a real pleasure to work with her on this recruitment and will definitely contact her again in the future.
People Development Specialist chez Dorchester Collection
Simon has a friendly and professional manner. He has supported with our marketing team recruitment over the last year or so. Simon has shown an excellent understanding of our structure and the candidates required to fill the roles. He has always only put forward suitable candidates which has been great for us in terms of the time taken for recruitment. Candidates that attended the interviews have been very well prepared. Feedback calls with Simon after every interview have been very helpful in selecting the right candidate and all the candidates he has placed with us have passed their probation with ease. I would highly recommend Simon with your recruitment needs
Senior Marketing Manager – David Lloyd Leisure
Emily was brilliant from start to finish. Incredibly helpful and really understood what we were looking for in top flight candidates. Would highly recommend
Founder and CEO – 89up
Gareth played a very important role in my career move. He was my recruiter for moving from my first ever job to another and I was really impressed with the service he provided. He was personal, paid attention to detail and understood my requirements and priorities. I'd recommend Gareth to anyone working in the PR and marketing sphere and looking for a change
Account Manager - Ketchum
Emily had been an absolute pleasure to work with from the get go. She puts in 100% with any brief I give her and always delivers great CV's efficiently. Her sector knowledge is excellent and she is one of the best recruitment consultants I have worked with in the industry
Head of Talent - Unlimited Group