REMOTE - Head of Digital Recruitment at DNA Recruit

£35,000 - £45,000

Annual Basic Salary
Birmingham, UK
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Agency Recruitment

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.

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Job Summary

 DNA has a heritage in the creative agency landscape placing digital
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. Digital is a core offering within DNA, and you will be responsible for growing the desk and building key relationships.  

The role ...

 If you are looking for a big opportunity – then you’ve found
it. We want you to take on all permanent hires across our established client
base and ultimately build out the desk around them.  
You will need existing experience in UX to work across a
range of clients in the creative agency space from Digital to Advertising, but
equally able to expand to the Brand/Client Side. UX, UI and AI, both from a CX
Strategy and Digital Design perspective continues to thrive for our Digital
client base. With an existing heritage in UX at DNA, this role will effectively
re-launch the desk and you will have the chance to carve out your own niche.  

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 3-5 years’ advertising and marketing recruitment
experience; 360 recruitment or digital recruitment. 
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.  

The Perks ...

Flexi working
Mobile phone expensed
22 days holiday (an extra three between xmas and new year)
Extra Day off for your Birthday
Eye tests
Moving house? - additional day's holiday
One month's sabbatical (3 years' service)
Cycle to work scheme
Paternity & maternity packages
Child care vouchers
TOG building amenities - lounges, bars, meeting rooms, events, membership 

More thank day to day ...

No one likes monotony in a role and while there are important working internal KPI's, this role is more than consulting.

We want you to want to bring something to the table and to want to influence the overall business from a social and entertaining perspective.

This includes time working with a dedicated marketing team to create an online presence and actively promoting you as a thought leader in your space.

A massive opportunity for someone that wants to work autonomously but with a senior network of consultants.

Internally you'll thrive in a small yet collaborative and truly grown up environment; whilst externally you'll be confident in mingling with the most talented and creative brains in the industry. 

What we offer...

The freedom and flexibility to work from home as often as you like. 

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, onboarding, marketing, training, and tech support.

Annual away days.

Clearly defined career path based on performance and targets
from day one.

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.