REMOTE - Executive Search Director at DNA Recruit

£55,000 - £60,000

Annual Basic Salary
London, UK
< 10
Retained Search

What Hunted Says

We are a dynamic recruitment, search and career consultancy for the marketing, digital and tech industries in London, throughout the UK, Europe and around the globe.Our uniquely honest and personal approach sees candidates, clients and employees as people, and jobs as careers. That’s why we connect with everyone we work with - to create real relationships, that last.Founded in 2008 and with over 100 years of collective experience in recruiting across nice sectors, we pride ourselves on building respectful parnerships and enjoying collaborative successes with our clients and candidates.Hisotrically, we were one of the first recruitment agencies in our sector to adopt a flexi working model. We now proudly operate a complete WFA policy with consultants based in London, Leeds, Home Counties and other locations. On a day to day basis you'll find the team working in their own home/garden offices with occasional days in our London and Leeds offices - completely to suit their individual circumstances.   Our policy remains - so long as you're doing what you need to do then we'll support you to have the best work/life balance whilst being rewarded generously for your success. This is a career, a life-style choice and a great place to work.

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.