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Executive Recruiter - Training Provided

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: San Francisco
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: EL020220183
  • Sector: Recruitment, Phaidon International
  • Date posted: 02/02/2018
Executive recruiter – Entry Level - $70-120K Earning Potential
  • Are you looking for an entry level role with training?
  • Are you not sure of how to put your major to use?
  • Do you want to start a career, not just your first job?
If so, Phaidon International’s San Francisco office could be a perfect fit for you!

Phaidon International is a global award-winning recruitment agency, which is regarded as an industry leader with micro-specialized brands that bring top talent to some of the largest and most prominent global institutions.

Following some success in America from afar, 7 recruitment consultants made the move to Manhattan in January 2013 with a clear, ultimate objective; to build the most successful multi-specialist recruitment agency in North America.  Today we have 200+ awesome employees and, having started from humble beginnings with minimal client relationships, we’re now known as the pre-eminent recruitment specialists across multiple industries.

Our San Francisco office is looking for ambitious, smart, and personable individuals to join their team to help them outdo, outperform, and exceed their competition. The company has been listed as a 'Top 4 Fastest-Growing Staffing Firm' in America for the past two years (Staffing Industry Analysts 2015 & 2016) with a compound annual growth rate of 76.6% between 2011- 2015, faster than thousands of other recruitment firms in the country. We’re now looking to build on our fantastic platform by increasing US headcount from 200 to 350+ over the next two years. This high growth-rate will allow for exceptionally quick career growth for our San Francisco consultants as they take on the exciting challenges ahead, at a company which was recently listed as a ‘Best Staffing Firm To Work For’ (Staffing Industry Analysts), a ‘National Best & Brightest Company To Work For’ (National Best & Brightest) and ‘The Best Company to Work For’ - more than 250 employees (REC IRP Awards.)


What does the role of an executive recruiter involve?
  • This is a multi-faceted, fast-paced, exciting 360 role that allows our recruiters to work directly with both senior decision makers at companies that range from start-up to Fortune 10s and executive-level talent in their industry.
  • You will be responsible for understanding the needs of your clients in terms of executive-level talent, in order to find them the most qualified candidates for the position they are looking to fill. The candidates, which you will place have the opportunity to help shape the future of some of the most prestigious companies the world has to offer.
  • You'll use a variety of methods such as networking, headhunting, advertising, various forms of social media, alongside maintaining relationships with quality executive-level candidates to sell new opportunities.
  • With support and extra learning, you will become a specialist in your chosen field and a partner-of-choice for your clients and candidates.

How can joining the San Francisco recruitment team benefit you?
Alongside the opportunity to enhance your skills in business development, networking, negotiating, time management, and resilience you’ll also be eligible for:
  • Award-winning, sales-based, paid recruitment training program with a development team that has a diverse and advanced background in recruitment.
  • The opportunity for unlimited and quick career progression as you help build the foundation of the San Francisco office along with the possibility of relocation both nationally or internationally.
  • Base salary + uncapped commission with the potential to earn $70-100k your first year and $150k+ year 2.
  • 20 days paid vacation, half-day on your birthday, and paid national holidays
  • Easy access to leadership, in a small office where you will be working closely with your director.
  • International Health Insurance, fully covered by the company with no deductibles.
  • The chance to earn a spot on Lunch Clubs, a spot on multiple company-sponsored holidays each year, and a customized Rolex watch.
What will make you a top performing executive recruiter?
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Being a team player.
  • Having a naturally competitive nature.
  • Strong business acumen.
  • High energy.
  • Strong communication skills.
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