Associate Consultant (Graduate Recruitment Trainee) [Description] We believe that our trainee graduate jobs offer a highly rewarding opportunity to learn, develop and succeed in a nurturing and supportive environment. You will be working with an elite and prestigious group of clients ranging from major international law firms, professional firms, global and regional banks and other financial institutions, listed companies, multi-nationals, and large private organisations.
As an Associate Consultant you will learn new skills in sales, networking, opportunity spotting and lead generation, market research and team mapping, headhunting, evaluating and short-listing candidates, interviewing, negotiation, and relationship building to eventually provide the full 360 recruitment service in the area of your chosen field, and to produce outstanding results in this highly competitive field.
We look for high performers who can show empathy, professionalism and maturity whilst also having fun at what they do!
But training to be a recruitment consultant isn’t just about making placements and generating revenue. The spirit of Star Anise is such that we nurture our associate consultants and consultants to be brilliiant all round business developers and marketeers. Whether it be contributing with writing social media articles, attending networking events and seminars, or initiatiing or giving support to our CSR or sponsored events, we will provide you with the building blocks to unleash the entrepreneurial spirit in you.
we will provide an unrivalled platform to launch your career in recruitment and take your own personal growth to a whole new level with your on the job training and one-to-one and group training programmes, your confidence will grow, and you will quickly develop into a fully fledged, high performing recruiter and business developer we operate a dynamic, friendly and collegiate environment using our first-in-class cloud based software systems to enable you to work collaboratively, more efficiently and productively on promotion to consultant, we offer one of the best financial incentive schemes on the market, with a clear career track in the long term to becoming a partner and a leader in our company
Degree holder from a reputable educational institution. Graduates in law, psychology, business or a related discipline would be at a distinct advantage (though this is not mandatory, we consider every application on their own individual merit) The ability to be compelling and persuasive, and building relationships that create wider, deeper networks Strong interpersonal and organisational skills with attention to detail Excellent decision-making and problem solving capabilities IT savvy, a fast learner with a willingness to learn A self-starter with the ability to persevere through even the toughest of challenges or situations A strong memory, an ability to recognise people and names, and recalling information at high speed A willingness to break out of your comfort zone / rise to any challenge High fluency in written and spoken English, whilst strong Cantonese and/or Mandarin language skills would be a distinct advantage Experience of working or studying abroad is highly desirable
Quick to develop an understanding of the company’s business strategy and fast at learning processes and terminologies, with the ability to plan and execute own activities accordingly Dedicated ambition to the highest standards of delivery to colleagues, clients and candidates professionally, ethically and efficiently Takes ownership of their own development and the tasks put before them, able to design and complete their own personal goals, proactively offers help and support without being asked Authentic and shows ability to engage with colleagues and clients to deliver at pace
Why you’ll love working at Star Anise
Smart team, wonderful people and big challenges in a collaborative environment - We commit to each person at Star Anise that they will always have the best and smartest team members to work with and the most challenging problems to work on. We strive to ensure that you will never be bored, and you will always learn and grow. Above all else, everyone treats everyone else with respect and admiration. We work hard - Not only do we work hard, but we try really hard. That doesn’t mean you’ll be working long hours. We all put in a shift and we all finish at reasonable hours to go home, eat and be with our family and friends. But when we are working, we work our socks off. Time flies! We're never in coast mode. We constantly try to push further and faster than we thought we could. When you look back each month, quarter and year, you'll clearly be able to see both how you and the company have grown. Ownership - By virtue of your role, you own a piece of Star Anise, and you'll treat it as such. We constantly encourage you to seek new ways to add value, speak up in order to make things better or develop new opportunities, and grab a hold of every opportunity that comes your way. Fun & rewarding - recruitment is fun! Helping candidates find a job they love is fun and truly rewarding. Building a business and enhancing its brand is fun and rewarding. We truly enjoy what we do, the people we work with, and this crazy amazing adventure that we're on. We never forget to take a step back to celebrate what we accomplish, laugh, and enjoy the time we get to spend together doing what we love. We get our team out of the office regularlly with happy hours, team lunches and team activities.