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Senior Recruiter, Leeds

Permanent | Full-time | £28,000 basic plus commission

About FDM Group

At FDM we proudly work as a team, whether in collaboration with each other or in partnership with our clients.  Our model provides those clients, across many and varied sectors, with the people they need to fill their technology skills gaps and to build their talent pipeline.  
We train graduates, ex forces personnel and those looking to return to work after a career break, transforming them into IT and business professionals, before deploying them across our client base as FDM consultants. 

Our purpose is to create and inspire exciting careers that shape our digital future. We want to make sure that the opportunity for a career in tech is made available to as wide an audience as possible. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer: it enables us to attract, recruit, train and deploy incredible people. 

With centres across Europe, North America and APAC, FDM has shown exponential growth throughout the years, firmly establishing itself as an award-winning FTSE 250 employer. Find out more about us, follow us on social media #FDMcareers. 

About the Role

At the heart of our business are our graduate consultants. The Graduate Recruitment Team is driven by a desire to make things happen, interested in technology and how careers in this field are shaping the future of industry using the latest approaches in assessment. We find talented people with ambition and the aptitude to succeed regardless of their background, hiring from over 100 universities and from all subject disciplines. FDM’s success is a product of collaboration and synergy. Ours is a dynamic, team environment that encourages and rewards hands-on involvement. 

We are seeking Senior Recruiters keen to build on their recruitment experience, hit the ground running and maximise their earning potential. You don’t necessarily need to know anything about technology right now, your ability to communicate well with candidates and help others understand the career opportunities on offer is far more important. We are hiring for Senior Recruiter roles in our central Leeds office. We operate in a blended working culture, working from home two days a week with three days spent in our offices coming together with colleagues from across the UK.

Key Responsibilities

  • Relationship building with candidates throughout the candidate journey
  • Review and assess incoming applications 
  • Meet and exceed individual recruitment targets 
  • Conduct and assess telephone and video interviews 
  • Understand the purpose of social media to source and engage with potential candidates 
  • Run and lead events such as opening evenings or on-boarding sessions 
  • Provide basic feedback to candidates (both successful and unsuccessful) 
  • Ensure candidates are provided with all information and support necessary to have a smooth onboarding experience 
  • Follow up with successful candidates to maximise candidate conversion 


  • Proven recruitment experience
  • Experience working in graduate/early years is desirable but not essential
  • Educated to degree level or have equivalent experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ambitious and target driven
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Understanding of FDM purpose and value proposition 
  • Excellent time management and administration abilities
  • Able to build effective professional relationships internally and externally and be a team player
  • Self-motivated and able to work on own initiative
  • Professional approach
  • Fully IT literate

What We Offer
Join an environment where talent can truly flourish! 
This is your opportunity to work in a highly motivated, sociable team and grow with a company that is growing internationally.

  • Chance to be part of a high-growth FTSE 250 tech organisation
  • Qualification and development opportunities
  • Fast-track career progression globally
  • Company culture committed to diversity, inclusion and social mobility
  • Hybrid working - flexibility to work from home on a regular basis
  • Central office location
  • Up to 30 days annual leave
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Mentoring Programme

You’ll know whether we’ve just described you. If you’re confident you have what we are looking for, we’re confident we can give you the scope to become all you can be. 

Diversity and inclusion are at the heart of what we value as an organisation. FDM Group is an equal opportunities employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law. Our recruitment team are happy to support with any reasonable adjustments that are needed within the recruitment process.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.