Client Services Recruiter [Creative / Digital]

The position

We want a consultant with experience in the creative, digital and/or marketing industries. Who can come in and hit the ground running, work closely with our existing clients and help us establish new relationships.

You'll specialise in recruiting for the creative and digital client services market, working with talented account managers, directors, executives, strategists, project managers and studio managers. The people who make our clients tick!

Some of our business is incoming or from referrals. So you'll need to be able to quickly harness our network as well as expanding it, have a sixth sense for a good opportunity and be a dab hand at generating and converting enquiries.

Who do we work with?

Creative and marketing agencies and consultancies, that specialise in brand, design and digital. We carefully and craftily match them up with talented people. We cover design, tech, digital marketing as well as client services needs. If you're passionate about helping people build fulfilling careers, helping businesses build great teams, whilst being rewarded in the process, you'll fit right in at Craft. 

Positive and forward-thinking attitudes are infectious, inspiring and all-round good for business. As well as the day-to-day stuff, we attend and contribute to industry events, and we love a creative collaboration or two, too. 

We recently launched our own beer, brewed in collaboration with local beer heroes Northern Monk. And we run a regular event where we bring together leading creative directors and budding designers in need of a helping hand - called Portfolio Lab.

What we want from you

You're friendly and self-motivated with a commercial mindset and a strong track record in recruitment, or within the creative and/or marketing industry. You enjoy building genuine and lasting relationships, and you waste no time seizing opportunities.

Strong negotiation and communication skills go without saying. You're happy to manage your own time and workload, and we're happy to provide training where needed. In short, you're an all-round good egg who's ambitious, works hard and doesn't need their hand holding. 

You’ll love working here

We would say that, wouldn't we. But if you’re like us and in this game for the sheer joy of helping people build satisfying careers – while being generously rewarded along the way (our commision structure is VERY generous) – then we’re the employer for you. 

Smack-bang in the heart of Leeds

You'll find us right in the heart of Leeds in a beautiful art deco building, a former brewery, which also houses exhibition space and a lovely cafe, bar and restaurant. With free parking. Boom.

Flexible working and time off

We believe that all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy (or Jill a dull girl). So we champion a good work-life balance here at Craft. We reward results rather than hours worked, which means you're free to manage your workload and your hours in ways that suit us all.

We also finish early most Fridays and offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) as standard. Plus one extra year of holiday for every year's service, up to 30 days.

Help us grow

Now's a good time to join us. Craft is getting bigger, always getting better, and looking for a likeminded ambitious type to help grow our brilliant client base and reputation. Your ideas and opinions count too. So you'll have a say in business decisions that help us become the go-to creative and digital recruiter across the north of England. 

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