Recruitment Consultant - Energy and Renewables

Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
£23000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
JDR Energy is an international recruitment agency placing candidates across the full energy mix.

JDR Energy are both committed to and focused on delivering high quality candidates throughout the full project lifecycle within Oil and Gas, Power, Nuclear, Renewables and Energy Efficiency.

JDR Energy are part of the Opus Professional Services Group.

Group Profile:

Opus Professional Services Group is a multi-award winning organisation recognised by the Virgin Fast Track Top 100 as one of the fastest growing recruitment companies and the Sunday Time as the top recruitment company to work for in the UK. 

We place professional development at the forefront of what we are about- whatever your background or experience- we believe career progression is essential. Our extensive in-house training programme will ensure you are supported every step of the way.

Founded in 2008 as a small team with a huge ambition- to become a leader in specialist and innovative recruitment solutions- this vision is quickly becoming a reality due to our engaging and energetic environment.

With offices in Bristol, London, New York, Amsterdam, Sydney and Newport Beach, 14 brands covering multiple sectors and an ever-growing profile; there couldn’t be a better time to join the team.


As a Senior/Principal Recruitment Consultant you will have 18-36 month’s minimum experience within engineering, energy, nuclear, oil & gas or renewables, on either a permanent or contract desk. You will be responsible for your own billings, this is a 360 recruitment role where you will bring on new clients with the view maintain and develop strong relationships between client and candidates. Previous recruitment experience in engineering, energy, renewables or oil & gas is essential. 

This excellent new opportunity will ideally suit an experienced Senior/Principal Consultant looking for career development in to a leadership/management role where currently you have no route for progression. We are looking for a mature approach as we really will give you the flexibility to be in charge of your own desk. 

You will have solid commercial acumen and the ambition and drive to develop new client relationships with the continual support of a successful and ambitious company. You will have a persuasive personality with good communication, written, verbal and presentation skills.

The Incentives and Rewards:
  • Our commission scheme is up to 35% and is payable on everything you bill and based on your teams billings
  • We have our own dedicated on site trainer that offers a unique training programme specifically designed for new recruits and also more tailored training for more senior staff
  • A fun, lively and office in London
  • Genuine career opportunities (team leading, management, new brands, new offices etc)
  • We have a grown up attitude to recruitment, we allow you to run your own business from your desk, allowing you to work with a huge array of Big name clients
  • Monthly achievers lunches in London’s finest restaurants
  • Ride to work scheme, trips away (Madrid, skiing, Las Vegas) as well as day incentives - go carting, golf, spa days etc
Salary and benefits

Your basic pay will depend on your previous experience and personal billings as a Senior/Principal Consultant. Annual summer and Christmas parties, healthcare and pension, cycle to work scheme and 2 annual CSR days.

For more information on this role and to talk about why working for the fastest growing Energy Recruitment Company would be great for your career, please contact Natalie Cleaver