Senior IT Recruitment Consultant – Galway | Collins McNicholas

Senior IT Recruitment Consultant – Galway

  • Reference: GJGALMM25
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Galway, Galway City
  • Category: Collins McNicholas Jobs

Your time to join the fast paced & rewarding Recruitment Industry? Have you thought about a move recently to recruit in the booming ICT sector?

We are looking for you – experienced IT Recruitment Consultant to join our team in our expanding Galway office.


  • Meet/exceed sales targets.
  • Source vacancies.
  • Clarify job description and person specification and enter on the database.
  • Issue Terms & Conditions and get client’s signature prior to commencing work on the assignment.
  • Draft, manage electronic job-boards adverts.
  • Search database and actively seek referrals from candidates.
  • Ensure timely acknowledgement/feedback to candidates.
  • Interview candidates, complete interview notes and update the database.
  • Compile shortlist and provide detailed summary information on candidates.
  • Organise interviews with clients.
  • Make offers/close deals either directly or with the assistance of the Account Manager.
  • Ensure database is current at all times.
  • Ensure Account Managers are kept fully informed on issues relating to key accounts.
  • Visit client with Account Manager, Regional Manager or relevant Director.
  • Issue invoice requisition form when candidate starts.
  • Perform credit control activities where necessary.
  • Perform follow up with client and candidate – one month, three months and six months.
  • Secure referrals as soon as possible.
  • Cross sell other CMCN services as opportunities arise and refer to appropriate person.
  • Take responsibility for own training and development.  Liase with Regional Manager, Training Co-Ordinator on all training and development issues – e.g. needs identification, training reviews etc.
  • Adhere to company’s procedures and values.
  • Contribute fully at departmental/weekly meetings and operations reviews.
  • Participate in inter-office conference calls.
  • Play an active role in identifying added value service projects for clients and the compilation of dept./inter-office projects such as customer service/salary surveys etc.
  • Participate in Database installations and enhancements.
  • Actively participate in the meeting of quality & industry standards.



  • Degree qualified in relevant discipline (e.g. IT, Computer Science, etc…) with 3+ years recruitment experience
  • Experience working in a service role with strong sales/customer services exposure.
  • Experience working with computerised databases/office systems and strong administration skills.
  • Knowledge of recruitment services.
  • Knowledge of industry sector.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organisational and planning skills.
  • Self motivated & drive to exceed targets.
  • Team Player.


For a confidential discussion and a more information please contact Gillian Nicholson 091-706706 or email

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Gillian Nicholson

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  • Gillian Nicholson
  • Principal Recruitment Consultant - IT Division
  • 091 706714
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