Working for Ashdown Group
Recently awarded 'best company to work for' in the REC recruitment industry awards, key to our success is the maintaining of a friendly, driven, motivated, engaged and high achieving team. We believe that this is what sets us apart from other recruitment companies. The contribution of our team is highly valued, operating within a collaborative, team-spirited workplace; our aim is to create a positive environment where everyone feels supported and confident to do their best work.
Named 'best company to work for' in the recent Recruitment & Employment Confederation Awards, Ashdown are growing and are looking for additional positive, energetic people to join the team.
The Ashdown Group are looking for new Recruitment Consultants to join our friendly and growing team.
Based in lovely new offices in central Teddington with the option to work remotely, we are looking for ambitious individuals who are good with people and looking to build a long term career in consultative recruitment.
Ideally you will have Recruitment or resourcing experience, a friendly and personable nature, confidence to work with decision makers and build relationships with clients and a passion for providing a high level of client service.
We are seeking Account Managers to further expand the company’s service offering into the IT, HR, Marketing, Accountancy & Finance recruitment sectors.
As a Senior Account Manager, you will be required to build relationships with new clients and develop relationships with existing accounts through meetings, networking and work carried out over the telephone.
Established in 1999, we are financially strong, ambitious and have a strategy for business growth. We utilise the very best database searching tools and invest heavily in IT to stay ahead of our competitors.
You will be responsible for supporting the exisiting team with admin and high volume call based campaigns.
This position is predominantly phone based, discussing vacancies with applicants and assessing suitability against the job requirements.
You must be an excellent communicator with attention to detail, and the interpersonal skills to build and maintain relationships internally and externally.
Prior experience in a call centre, sales or customer service position is highly desirable.
This is a front line role which focuses on making contact with candidates on the telephone to establish suitability for a vacancy.
Based from our modern offices in Teddington town centre, the role of Account Executive is varied. There is no sales work involved, the primary focus of your role will be to support one of the company’s senior team members, selecting people who you believe are suitable for introduction to a client and providing administrative support.
This role is entirely telephone and email based with very occasional client-facing meetings - excellent written and verbal communication skills are absolutely essential.
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Why work for us, what our team say and the charities we support
We offer our employees a defined salary and commission structure that reflects effort, ability and performance across every role within the business. Additional benefits include:
- Extensive account management and recruitment training
- Private health cover
- A friendly and collaborative working environment
- A defined career path leading to management positions
- Heavily subsidised gym membership
- Cycle to work scheme
- Pension contributions
- Regular company funded social events
, Account Director
"Ashdown is flexible and focused on deliverables – you can work where and when you want as long as you are delivering what is expected of you."
Ashdown Group has enjoyed many successful years as a specialist recruitment consultancy. We are headquartered in Teddington, London and our modern office is just a 2 minute walk from the mainline train station. Due to considerable customer demand we are growing our team and are always keen to hear from motivated new applicants.