Executive Search Director at DNA Recruit

£55,000 - £60,000

Annual Basic Salary
London, UK
< 10
Retained Search

What Hunted Says

Established in 2008, DNA Recruit operate a remote working policy with a swanky HQ in Kings Cross. They are a dynamic recruitment, search and career consultancy covering client services, planning and strategy, creative, technology, marketing and project management. DNA offer sabbatical after 3 years and individual training if you ever feel you need support.

Desk Focus

Permanent Roles


Creative & DesignDigital & MediaMarketing

Job Summary

 DNA has a heritage in the creative agency landscape placing
senior professionals and is a market leader in permanent recruitment.  
We are a small business with big plans in the UK and abroad
and we are looking for future leaders within the business. Executive Search is
a core offering within DNA, and you will be responsible for growing the Desk,
building key relationships and sharing suitable roles with the DNA team.  

Is this you...

 This will be a fast paced and challenging role, so we are
looking for someone who can really hit the ground running. 
Ideally, you will have: 
At least 7+ years’ advertising and marketing recruitment
experience; 360 recruitment or targeted headhunting background. 
A track record in building and managing client relationships
whether from scratch or an existing relationship. 
Strong organisational skills: database management (Vincere
experience beneficial, but not crucial) 
Experience in working with numerous candidates to build
solid relationships and develop a network of talent. 
Ability to generate leads for other desks in DNA would be a
Commercial and entrepreneurial by nature.  

What we offer...

 Competitive salaries and commissions and, for unique talent,
the opportunity to join the DNA share option scheme which will allow high
performers to benefit from participation in Iliad's short, medium and long-term
The opportunity to autonomously run a desk. 
A strong supporting back office team covering finance,
resourcing, on-boarding, marketing, training and tech support. 
Annual away days. 
Clearly defined career path based on performance and targets
from day one. 
The freedom and flexibility to work from home 1-2 days a
week depending on your work schedule.  
Once a month we have a team get-together in London to plan,
brainstorm and throw ideas around the table. We want our consultants to thrive
in and love their job.       
Full membership to The Stanley Building (The Office Group)
and 17 other London locations. 
3 days off between Christmas and New Year in addition to 22
days holiday and Bank Holidays, plus a day off for your birthday. 
Fully mobile tech set-up.  

The role ...

 Executive Search will cover senior or highly skill talent
roles within the DNA business, working with Creatives, Client Services, Client
Side, Tech & IT, and Digital companies or positions. 
We are looking for a Senior Recruiter with existing
experience Exec search/headhunting, you will work on retained business,
recruiting from active and passive candidates within your network.