Financial Technology Recruiter at Summit Search Group Limited

£25,000 - £40,000

Annual Basic Salary
London, UK
< 10
Agency Recruitment

What Hunted Says

100% Autonomy. Flexibility. Ownership. KPI Free. It’s rare to find a business with all of these 🚀 Summit Search is based in London’s trendiest up & coming WeWork. Jack & Russell the founders unite with 25 years of experience built on a strong passion and unparalleled market knowledge in Financial Markets. Whilst their team is small they have a truly global reach, a network that spans the globe. Their confidence in navigating uncharted territory and high standards of accountability are what differentiate these guys from the noise. Join these guys on their startup journey, break new boundaries and truly create something unique.

Desk Focus

Permanent Roles


Banking & FSC-Level & ExecutiveTechnology

Why are we hiring?

After a successful 2 years, we are looking expand our London team with an experienced Financial Technology Recruiter.

We have made a start for you ....we're good like that. The desk is already partially developed, with already established clients and existing business ready to go, we need somebody hot on their feet ready to deliver.

You will cover the front office financial technology market, working with multinational tier 1 investment banks to start-up fintech firms. For us no client is too large or too small, our role is to provide the best advice possible.

What do we need from you?

*3+ years recruitment experience

*Knowledge of electronic trading or financial technology markets would be a strong advantage. i.e.; development hires in to low-latency, high-frequency trading environments such as; banks, non-bank market makers, hedge funds and HFT’s

*Proven experience of running a successful desk with established revenue streams/billings

*Experience in stakeholder management and client engagement is essential

*Ability to work in a small team and autonomous environment without KPI’s

*A keen interest in computer science or engineering would be an advantage. However, a basic understanding of programming languages such as Java, C++, Python etc.

*A degree or educational understanding of the above would also be a strong advantage but not essential.

A Start up you say???

And not just any old Start up, a start up in its PRIME. Most of us recruiters have at some point in our careers sat within a huge firm, where you are staff number 2367386, you have never met your CEO, and if you wanted to, you would have to book an appointment with his PA's, PA. At Summit, you will work closely a long side both co-founders, an amazing opportunity for somebody to be a crucial element in Summits growth. These days even when you are joining a "start up" unless you get in there early, you are still employee number 16/17/18. Teams are existing, and in the blink of an eye there are 75 more people. This is your chance to build that team. In a business with an exciting future ahead. One more thing... How many start up recruitment agencies can you find, existing clients ready to go? No 'BD machines' required - we just ask that you have a good existing candidate network, and a passion to be part of building something great.

Recruitment're allowed to go home.

Do you have a life? If the answer to that is no, read on. If the answer is yes, review the quality and still read on.... At Summit we firmly believe that it's not about how many hours you work its about how productive those hours are. We are a flexible, non KPI driven, adult environment. We offer working from home, flexible hours, if you need to go to the DR's GO quickly before we all get ill! Not only do we want you to have a quality of life we want to add to it: *Full Gym membership 🏋🏼‍♀️ *Life insurance 💶 *Private Healthcare ⛑ *30 days holiday ☀️ *Birthday off 🎂 *Free breakfast Fridays 🥓 *Pension plan 👵🏼👴🏽


We want to set you up for success and every good worker needs a good set of tools right? *Apple kit OR tech kit of your choice! Laptop, phone, as many screens as your peripheral vision can fit in if it helps you 🍎📱 *WeWork offices. Community space, private phone hubs, free coffee, tea of all kinds of flavour, biscuits. EVEN free Beer, Cider , Prosecco, Ale tap ☕️🍪🙉 *LinkedIn Recruiter👩🏽‍💻 * Parking space option if required 🚘 *Season Ticket loan 🚂


Flat rate commission scheme paid monthly (no hidden tiering structures) *Quarterly & yearly incentives