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Principal Recruitment Consultant - Technology

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​Principal Recruitment Consultant - Technology

Investigo Recruitment

Flexible Basic Salary + commission

London (hybrid, 4.5 day work week)

Investigo are market leaders in recruiting into multiple specialisms. In this role you will be a part of our London Technology Practice. We have an entrepreneurial spirit where you will have the chance to build your own recruitment business within a business. This is an opportunity for a recruitment consultant with 3 years or more months, or more experience, who wants to join a consultative and high performing company where you will get the support and development to excel your recruitment career.

This is Tech contract focused desk and we are hiring this role because there has been large growth of the leadership teams desks, so need an additional 360 consultant to take over part of the desk and develop off the success and make their own.

The Role:

  • You will be handing the entire candidate life cycle from initial contact to aftercare. Over all you will be focused on delivering timely, ongoing performance with energy, taking accountability for the right outcomes. This includes:

  • Candidate identification and interviews

  • Growing a team in future

  • Advising and feeding back to candidates

  • Attending client meetings

  • New business development

  • Market mapping of specific candidate pools and head hunting from these

  • Lead generation through relationship building

  • Communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm, supporting principles of fairness of opportunity for

What we are looking for:

  • This is an opportunity for an experienced technology recruitment consultant with 3 years or more experience recruiting into technology positions. The ideal person will:

  • Have experience in communicating with people in a professional setting

  • Ideally you will have 3 years or more of technology recruitment experience

  • Driven and motivated to work in a fast paced environment

  • You want to be a part of a high performing agency that is culture lead and values every single member of the team

  • Have excellent communication and level of professionalism

  • You would like to be an individual billing consultant or grow a team in future

Career Progression and Training:

  • You will begin your role with Investigo with full end to end recruitment training to develop on your already established knowledge. You will have the support of your team and our learning and development function. This includes:

  • 121 training with your team and manager

  • In person, bespoke training programmes to your desk and area you recruit into

  • Online models to bolster your learning

  • Leadership specific training

We are an ambitious bunch. And we do whatever it takes to help our people reach their full potential. There are no limits to what you can do, or how quickly, and we’ll support you every step of the way. Steps in progression below:

  • Principal Consultant

  • Manager

  • Associate Director

  • Director


Everyone has different circumstances, different priorities and different passions. And, whatever they are, we believe everyone should feel happy and empowered to do their best work. Benefits include:

  • A market leading commission structure of up to 42.5%

  • Long term incentive plan (LTIP) at leadership level, an annual bonus on top of commission

  • We take high achievers on regular international trips

  • We have a generous referral scheme for talent you recommend to us

  • Commission earnt for simply for passing on a business lead to another team or consultant

  • Hybrid working with our flexible working policy

  • We have our own set of Peloton bikes

  • We offer private health insurance, eye tests, discounted gym memberships and more

  • Wellbeing initiatives, from yoga and martial arts to morning raves and speaker sessions

  • Our calendar is jam-packed with social events, from summer conferences to family parties

  • Wellbeing and Engagement committee

  • We love to give back - last year we raised £92,000 for charity through our Big Investigo Give initiative