Graduate Sport & Leisure Recruitment Consultant

Buchanan Search
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Sport & Leisure Recruitment consultant

Location: London

Salary: £22,000 + competitive commission structure

Start Date: Immediate


We connect the world of sport in increasingly clever, creative and effective ways with innovative recruitment campaigns and world-class talent identification and attraction. When we identify world class individuals we spend time getting to understand their skills, experience, achievements and motivation for change. We are looking to hire four motivated and driven university graduates with a keen interest in the world of sport to be trained as recruitment consultants at our new London offices. Our attitude to our work has allowed us to build an exclusive talent pool of over 220,000 candidates with an international reach, meaning our graduates will be in direct contact with some of the top athletes and organizations in the world of sport from day one. Employee targets include monthly expenses paid lunches to top London restaurants, gym memberships and extra days of holiday. With a competitive starting salary of £22,000 for recent graduates, combined with a generous commission structure that can be accessed from day one whereby successful employees can expect first year OTE of over £43,000.


  • Quarterly Holiday targets to destinations such as Budapest, Milan and Amsterdam
  • Ability to earn extra days of holiday through consistent high performance
  • Young work environment with a shared interest in sport
  • Monthly Lunch Clubs
  • Annual Gym Membership

The role will require sourcing and selecting candidates for a range of roles in the sport sector. This will then lead to shortlisting and interviewing of the most suitable candidates. Trainees will also be responsible for maintaining existing relationships with organizations such as the FA, the PDC, and Fitness first and building relationships with new organizations. You will connect the most suitable candidates with your clients organizing meetings and negotiating contracts.


  • Driven university graduates with a 2.2 degree or above.
  • Strong work ethic and desire to work in a fast paced environment
  • Keen interest in Sport OR previous experience working in a sporting organization is advantageous!
  • Money Motivated

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