Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Posted 9 months ago

About Us

AppLocum are passionate about making lives better, whether that is our employees, our clients, or our candidates. Every action and decision is driven by our set of values and our passion for making lives better. We are transforming the healthcare market through our tech platforms with unrivalled levels of service, ensuring that we lift as we climb.


About the role

Do you have a passion for sales or recruitment, and want an opportunity to be successful?

Our Trainee Recruitment Consultants are put through a thorough induction with plenty of further support to achieve each milestone in their journey. They will become exceptional at attracting, onboarding, and servicing our clients and candidates. They will work hard to seek out opportunities to grow AppLocum’s presence and represent AppLocum in a manner that displays our values.


About You

We are looking for someone that loves sales and wants to use this passion to achieve great things. You should thrive on working towards targets and KPIs, with a self determination to overachieve at all times. With a clear motivation to succeed, we want to help someone find their career making the most of their strengths and learning from our experts, with lots of opportunity for personal growth along the way. We want driven people that match our values and want to play a pivotal part in achieving AppLocum’s mission. We will provide you with all the training and support necessary to be successful in your role, but in return we expect you to:

– Care. For your colleagues, customer, and clients. Money is a by-product of what we do. Whilst we offer a great commission scheme that rewards those hitting targets, our focus is our customers and making their lives better.

– Be loyal. Stand up for and support your colleagues and AppLocum. Protect and build on our reputation.

– Show integrity. Do the right thing even when no-one is looking. Make good choices. Act for the greater good. Be ethical. Be reliable. Be the kind of person that gets to work a little early and does not look to dash out the door bang on 5.30pm, because you do not want to leave until your customer is happy

– Be motivated. Strive for better. Choose the right attitude every day. We want to give you the space and support to be the very best you, that you can be. We respect people of all different backgrounds, ensuring everyone has equal opportunity to be the best versions of themselves that they can be.

– Be brave. Dare to be different. Be open minded. Do not be afraid to challenge concepts or people if it is the right thing to do. Be prepared to give constructive feedback, to own up to your mistakes, and try new things with enthusiasm.


Skills Required

– Sales and negotiation skills

– A goal-oriented approach to work – displaying tenacity in meeting deadlines and targets

– Exceptional oral and written communication skills

– The ability to handle multiple priorities and problem solve

– IT skills – confident in using outlook, word, excel and other databases

– Teamwork – to act as part of the wider AppLocum team working towards common goals and objectives


The Rest

– Great office location in Bolton, just off St Peters Way, no more commuting to city centre locations!

– 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday between the hours of 0800 and 1800hrs (rota agreed by line manager)

– You will be expected to work as part of an on-call rota, which means you will have a mobile phone and laptop during evenings and weekends around 15-20% of the time (it is moved around a team of 5-8 team members). Any holidays / events are taking into consideration and our team look after each other in this regard

– Starting salary £18,000. Salary is reviewed every January and you will be moved up our salary ladder to maximum of £27,000 based on performance indicators

– Fair and consistent commission scheme based on multiple of salary with ability to earn up to 25% of all gross margin invoiced (uncapped)

– 20 days holiday plus bank holidays, with a day off for your birthday after 12 months service and an extra day’s annual leave for each year of service up to a maximum of 25 days

– Access to our Employee Assistance Programme


So, if you are passionate about making lives better, and being the best you that you can be, what are you waiting for? Come and join the AppLocum mission.



Application deadline: 17/04/2021

Expected start date: 17/05/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £18,000.00-£27,000.00 per year

Additional pay: Commission pay

Remote Working: No



– Additional leave

– Company events

– On-site parking

– Wellness programmes



Monday to Friday


COVID-19 considerations:
– Working remotely is supported where isolation is necessary, within the office we follow strict guidelines to keep our employees safe and well.

– Remote interview process

– Personal protective equipment provided or required

– Temperature screenings

– Social distancing guidelines in place

– Virtual meetings

– Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

Job Features

Job CategoryRecruitment Consultant

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