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Resourcer/Researcher

Oil Recruitment is a privately owned business, based in Knutsford with an excellent reputation for recruiting candidates into some of the world’s leading oil and energy companies. Due to expansion, vacancies exist to join our team, offering opportunities for candidates with drive and motivation, to begin or progress a career in Recruitment.

Working on an established desk, you’ll be supporting our Senior Recruitment Consultants, and joining a team who are respected in their sectors for their excellent market knowledge.

Key responsibilities include:
• Identifying candidates for existing or future roles using a diverse range of sources (telephone and screen-based research, database searching, networking through our existing contacts)
• Contacting candidates to determine their level of interest in and suitability for roles
• Providing Senior recruiters with a list of candidates that have a high likelihood of being suitable for current roles
• Assisting Senior Recruiters in researching and identifying new clients within our market sectors
• Building professional relationships with industry contacts
• Attending industry events and general desk related administration

Our business is all about building relationships and networking, so a warm and engaging telephone manner is essential. You’ll need excellent communication skills and will demonstrate confidence, patience and tenacity. Prepared to build up an extensive network of contacts, you’ll be keen to pro-actively make client contact.

The role requires strong organisational and administrative skills, with the ability to be flexible, adaptable, and deadline focused,. You’ll thrive on working under pressure and will be competent in prioritising your work load to get the job done.

We’re looking for candidates with work experience, but this does not need to be recruitment related. You may have a genuine interest to work in the industry, along with a ‘can do attitude’ and a desire to make a difference. You may also have a preference for part-time working which could be accommodated.
If you are interested, please send you CV and a covering letter by email, to Fiona Hammond at fiona@oilrecruitment.co.uk stating if your interest is in full or part-time working.
We would consider full and part time applicants for this role, and welcome applicants ideally based within a 20 mile radius of Knutsford.


Recruitment Consultant

Oil Recruitment is a privately owned business, based in Knutsford with an excellent reputation for recruiting candidates into some of the world’s leading oil and energy companies. Due to expansion, we are looking for Recruiters to join our team, offering opportunities for candidates with drive and motivation, to begin or progress a career in Recruitment.

You will be joining an established team that is respected in the sectors it works in for its excellent market knowledge, and the care it takes to help its clients and candidates fulfill their potential. You will be responsible for placing candidates into roles with the following key responsibilities:

  • Developing relationships with a broad base of industry participants within a market niche.
  • Developing a deep knowledge of the market and the roles within it.
  • Identifying openings and securing instructions to assist clients in filling those roles
  • Identifying and selecting candidates for roles and managing them through the process from initial interview to offer negotiation.
  • Proactively developing our business by pursuing business development activities aimed at building relationships with clients.

Our business is all about building relationships and networking, so a warm and engaging telephone manner is essential. You’ll need excellent communication skills and will demonstrate confidence, patience and tenacity. Prepared to build up an extensive network of contacts, you’ll be keen to pro-actively make client contact.

The role requires a very high level of drive, initiative and pro-activity with the ability to build rapport with a wide range of people quickly. You’ll thrive on working under pressure and will be competent in prioritising your work load to get the job done.

We’re looking for candidates with work experience, but this does not need to be recruitment related. You may have a genuine interest to work in the industry, along with a ‘can do attitude’ and a desire to make a difference. You may also have a preference for part-time working which could be accommodated.


If you are interested, please send you CV and a covering letter by email to Fiona Hammond at fiona@oilrecruitment.co.uk stating if your interest is in full or part-time working.


We would consider full and part time applicants for this role and welcome applicants ideally based within a 20 mile radius of Knutsford.