This is the Recruitment Event!

Resourcer / Trainee Recruitment Consultant 

My name is Lils Collingwood and I am the Director and owner of of London’s leading international events and conference recruitment consultancy.

Albany Appointments is on an upward trajectory and we are growing fast.

This is a really exciting time for me and my business and I am now looking for a Trainee Recruitment Consultant to work closely with me and support some of the world’s most successful events businesses, including FTSE 100 companies, publishers, and global conference organisers.

I am keen to pass on all of my experience and hard earned knowledge to an enthusiastic and open-minded person to develop your skills sets in the following essential areas:-

  • Identify and source candidates via our database, job boards and LinkedIn
  • Write compelling adverts and manage social media platforms
  • Screen and interview industry centric candidates
  • Develop loyal and supportive relationships with our valued candidates and clients
  • Actively develop knowledge of the conference and events sector

8 Great reasons to work with me at Albany!

  • We are a small but very well-established business placing high emphasis on quality and delivering exceptional service
  • This is a fulfilling role where you really are making a difference. You will be a "match maker" finding people their dream jobs and companies their perfect employee. It’s incredibly rewarding helping progress someone’s career!
  • You will nurture long term relationships with both candidates and clients
  • The events industry is exciting, fast paced and constantly changing. You will learn so much and become an expert within your field
  • You’ll be supported by a positive employer (me!) who will listen and value you as a colleague
  • Development and growth are encouraged, whilst still giving you the autonomy you expect
  • Career development, incentives and a great commission scheme
  • A lovely bright office near St Paul’s Cathedral, with social co-workers, great kitchen facilities (PlayStation, board games, and dare I say it, a beer fridge!)

Have a high EQ?

You will definitely need one!

You will be:-

- Socially aware, can conduct self-management, and excel at relationship management

- Someone with a high EQ, not afraid to learn about other perspectives, seeing the best in others, and unafraid of challenges or change

- Empathetic; a crucial skill in recruitment. I am looking for someone who focuses externally rather than being self-absorbed. You need the ability to look at the world from a bigger perspective and walk a mile in another person’s shoes.

You will also be a communication master!

- Demonstrating excellent verbal and non-verbal communication and listening skills

- Nurturing and valueing strong relationships

- Possess exceptional communication skills increasing your ability to influence others in a positive way

- No ego please! Leave it at the door! Come prepared to gain wisdom, insight and feedback and be an active listener!

Have a balanced and positive viewpoint

- You strive to be happy and successful. You already look at life from a balanced viewpoint, and you make the best out of challenging situations to fuel your personal development and professional improvement

- You’ll definitely need to have a sense of humour and find the light side in your trials!

Be self-motivated and goal driven

- You are naturally someone who aims high in life, constantly striving for improvement, and work to the best standard possible

- As well as being money and target motivated, you must also be driven by personal goals and a desire to aim to do an outstanding and selfless job for your candidates and clients - and me!

Be a plate spinner!

- Manage your time and a heavy workload whilst keeping your cool

- Meticulously organise your time; plan your workload and pipeline by the day as well as for the weeks/months ahead

- When things occasionally go quiet, make it busy and ramp it up!


The company has seen some exciting changes in the past 6 months with big plans for growth and change - there is no better time to join me at Albany and propel your career as a Recruitment Consultant within a fantastic industry!

If you believe you are the person for this fantastic role,then please call or contact me and tell me why I should meet you immediately!

Hurry - I want to appoint somebody to join me before the Christmas bells chime!