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Trainee / Recruitment Consultant

Job description

Do you want to work for a fast-growing recruitment company that offers excellent training & development, clear progression opportunities?

Do you want to work for a company that gives you the opportunity to earn top level commission and attend luxurious worldwide incentives?

Amicus are on the lookout for several Trainee Recruitment Consultants to join us in our new office in Manchester City Centre to recruit across our London, Europe, Nordics, and East Coast US teams!!

With regular fees in the region of £15,000 - £40,000 and commission paying up to 50%, our consultants are able to significantly enhance their earning potential by recruiting for some of the most in-demand technical skills in the world!!

Established at the start of 2017, Amicus Recruitment is a niche tech recruitment company, specialising in the Python, Rust, Machine Learning, Golang & JavaScript markets. We’ve grown to 26 people currently across Manchester and Austin, TX and have plans to reach 50 heads by the end of 2024.

  • Awarded ‘Best New Employee Onboarding’ from 2023 UK Business Awards

  • Awarded ‘Best Technical Training Program’ from 2023 UK Business Awards

  • Shortlisted for ‘Best IT Recruitment Agency' at the 2023 Recruiter Awards

  • Shortlisted for Best Tech Recruiter’ at the 2023 UK Business Tech Awards

  • Shortlisted for Recruitment Agency of the Year (Micro)’ at the 2022 Recruiter Awards

We’ve come a long way in 6 years, we’re just at the start of our journey. We have big plans, and we want hungry, driven, ambitious individuals to join us on it.

The role

From day one you’ll be enrolled into our 3-month training programme, ran by our in-house Talent & Development Manager & Directors who have a wealth of experience as top-level recruitment consultants. We’ll give you continued support, training, coaching and every necessary recruitment tool to ensure you reach your potential, fast track your career and earn huge levels of commission along the way with our industry leading commission scheme!

No two days are ever the same. You’ll be involved in the full 360 recruitment lifecycle from generating your own client base, meeting clients, engraving yourself in the tech community, through to sourcing requirements and finding your candidates their dream job!

What do I need to be successful?

  • Have a passion & burning desire for success

  • A willingness to listen, learn and succeed

  • Be degree educated or have a strong academic background

But most of all, you’ll display our display our values on a daily basis:  

Consultative | Dedicated | Friendly | Honest | Ambitious

What we can offer you:

  • Base salary £22,000 - £25,000 (DOE)

  • Superb Uncapped Commission Scheme (£40,000 OTE)

  • Monthly Directors Lunch Clubs at 5 star restaurants in Manchester

  • Quarterly and Annual Incentives to Cancun, Croatia, Miami, Las Vegas, Marbella, Dusseldorf, Budapest, Dublin, etc

  • 23 days holiday + BH

  • Pension Scheme

  • Duvet days

  • Health & Wellbeing Programme

  • Maternity/Paternity Leave

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Charity Work Scheme

  • Day off for your Birthday

  • Stocked Office Beer Fridge

  • Pool Table, Dart Table, and PlayStation

  • Etc, Etc, Etc

If you like what you see and you want to be part of our journey, please send a copy of your most up to date CV to or to be considered.