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Recruitment Consultant

  • Location:

    New York, United States of America

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    US$55000.00 - US$75000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -122022-78701_1670278115

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About us

Cobalt is a leading global recruitment provider dedicated to the Built Environment and has established relationships with clients in the Development, Construction, Real Estate, and Finance markets in the US. We recruit top industry talent and place them with our clients, ranging from large organizations with big brand names to entrepreneurial start-ups who are changing the way we build the world.

With an increase in demand across a number of our key sectors, we're looking for talented salespeople to join our business to continue this growth in 2023 as we look to open new offices in the US.

We measure success on quality, not quotas. Without high-pressure sales tactics, our consultants have the freedom and flexibility they need to do their job well. By matching the right people to the right jobs, we ensure that our clients and candidates receive something authentically different and help everyone get to their goals faster.

The Role

Consultants at all levels will:

  • Be an expert in Finance and Accounting market and generate personal revenue from candidate and client management in a 360-degree role. No more candidate sourcers - you'll manage the whole process and reap all the rewards.

  • Fully understand the scope and range of services offered by the broader business and share the love by cross-selling effectively.

  • Contribute to the team's business plan while being aware of the client, candidate, and competitor landscape.

  • Develop and maintain relationships with Accounting and Finance professionals in the New York Metro Market.

  • Help recruit, train and lead junior consultants and share in their success.

  • Act as an account manager for clients, ensuring that all of our locations, teams, and disciplines are involved to generate repeat business and provide best-in-class service.

What Cobalt can offer you

We understand that the best recruiters require the right balance of opportunity, personal development, support, culture, and financial success. To keep our people happy and productive, we provide the following:

  • A transparent path for career development and personal growth.

  • Outstanding training and mentoring within a values-based culture.

  • An uncomplicated and uncapped commission scheme that rewards success.

  • A competitive base salary and an awesome range of incentives and benefits.

  • Exceptional health benefits with a minimal personal contribution.

  • Flexible working arrangements and a forward-thinking environment.

  • Exciting incentives, competitions, and awards that recognize your hard-earned achievements.

  • Performance management, not micromanagement and we keep internal meetings limited and short!

The successful applicant

  • We are looking for people who share the values that make up the 'Cobalt Blueprint': Responsibility, Integrity, Quality, and Delivery.

  • Recruitment knowledge in the Finance and Accounting market is a huge plus, but not a must-have.

  • 1-3 years of recruitment experience.

  • Self-motivated with first-class communication skills

  • You should enjoy thinking critically - after all, recruitment is all about people. You'll deal with different problems that require different solutions in a highly consultative environment, so you should have no problem thinking on your feet and advising candidates and clients with empathy.

  • Working in a target-driven environment, you should be highly organized, work well with like-minded people, and enjoy helping us establish a fun, engaging, and profitable culture in New York!


The fair market assumption for this role is between $55,000 and $75,000 per annual.+ commission+ Benefits and other incentives.

The above salary range represents Cobalt's good faith and reasonable estimate of the possible base compensation range at the time of posting and is one part of the total rewards package this client provides to employees.