Principal Consultant

GBP 125,000 - 150,000
Job description

Job Description


We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Finance Recruiter on behalf of a prestigious global search firm. As a Finance Recruiter, you will play a pivotal role in sourcing, attracting, and hiring top-tier talent within the consumer industry. This position offers an exciting opportunity to collaborate with leading companies and professionals in the field, contributing to their growth and success.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Talent Sourcing and Acquisition: Utilize various sourcing techniques, including networking, online channels, and direct outreach, to identify and engage with high-caliber finance professionals within the consumer finance sector.
  2. Candidate Evaluation: Conduct comprehensive candidate assessments, including resume reviews, interviews, and skill evaluations, to ensure alignment with client requirements and expectations.
  3. Client Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their hiring needs, culture, and long-term objectives to provide tailored recruitment solutions.
  4. Market Research: Stay abreast of industry trends, market dynamics, and competitor activities to anticipate talent demands and offer strategic insights to clients.
  5. Candidate Experience: Ensure a positive candidate experience throughout the recruitment process, providing timely communication, valuable feedback, and guidance to candidates.
  6. Collaboration: Work closely with internal teams, including hiring managers, HR personnel, and fellow recruiters, to streamline recruitment processes and achieve collective goals.
  7. Compliance: Adhere to legal and ethical recruitment practices, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and company policies.


  • Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, Finance, or related field (Master’s degree preferred).
  • Proven experience as a recruiter, preferably within the finance or consumer finance sector.
  • In-depth knowledge of finance principles, consumer finance products, and industry-specific regulations.
  • Strong understanding of recruitment techniques, including sourcing, screening, and interviewing methodologies.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while managing multiple priorities.
  • Proficiency in applicant tracking systems (ATS) and other recruitment software/tools.

What's in it for you


  • Opportunity to work with leading companies and professionals in the consumer finance sector.
  • Competitive compensation package with performance-based incentives.
  • Professional development and growth opportunities through ongoing training and mentorship.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work culture that values diversity and innovation.
  • Chance to make a meaningful impact by connecting top talent with exciting career opportunities.

If you are passionate about finance, recruitment, and have previous experience within the consumer sector, we invite you to apply! We look forward to hearing from you!

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