Job details

Glasgow City
£30k per year + Uncapped Commission (OTE Year One £50,000 - 80,000+)
Job Type
4 months ago

Why join Spencer Ogden?

Spencer Ogden is one of the fastest growing recruitment agencies in the UK working towards creating careers to power a sustainable future. Over the years, we have been recognised for numerous global awards including, most recently, the Best and Brightest in Wellness, and the 2022 Sustainability award.

Established in 2010, we have grown exponentially, with 13 offices globally, and over 450 employees worldwide. We are industry-leading Recruitment Specialists within the Renewables, Built Environment, and Power sectors. Our diverse and award-winning company culture ensures that everyone experiences a collaborative, fun, professional, and fast-paced working environment. Adding to the excitement, we're moving to a brand-new office to help facilitate our growth throughout 2023.

There is no secret to our success; it is down to our people.

The Role

As a Principal Consultant in Glasgow, your role is to maintain, identify, pitch, and develop exceptional client (businesses), and candidate relationships within a very lucrative market.

Sourcing highly skilled candidates is in our DNA, and providing a quality service through headhunting, interviewing, and being the go-to-Consultant is our mission. As you'll know coming from recruitment, the role is fast-paced providing you with a variety of opportunities, daily.

You'll also be:

  • Delivery focussed
  • Networking, and developing new business relationships
  • Candidate sourcing via industry-specific job boards
  • Candidate screening by phone, video, or in-person
  • Achieving set targets and working to deadlines on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis

 About You

  • Proven experience and success on a contract or permanent recruitment desk
  • Ideally a similar sector: Renewables, Built Environment, Infrastructure (not essential)
  • A proven track record of demonstrating resilience
  • Eagerness to learn and the ability to implement feedback through training
  • Financially motivated
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Must hold permanent working rights in the UK upon application

 What You'll Get

  • A competitive base salary + uncapped commission + benefits
  • Earn up to 40% of your billings
  • Annual leave + the week of Christmas paid off + 5 paid sick/mental health days + birthdays off + 4 volunteer days of choice
  • Discounted health club membership
  • Flexi-hours and a work-from-home policy, once passed probation
  • Corporate reward discounts with BenefitsHub
  • Private Medical Insurance contribution from day one
  • Friday 3 PM finish
  • From day one, you'll receive award-winning training and development
  • Fast career progression with the opportunity of company shares once reached Team Leader
  • Monthly, Quarterly lunch clubs, and annual incentive Trips to Vegas, Miami, Marrakesh, and soon-to-be South Africa, to name a few
  • Many more! 

Hit apply now!

Please note, due to the volume of applicants we receive, if you have not heard from us within one week, it is likely that your application is unsuccessful.

We Are Disability Confident

Spencer Ogden is committed to making our recruitment process as inclusive as possible for everyone. We are committed to promoting equality and diversity and developing a culture that values differences. Should you require additional support for your application, please contact for further information or alternative application processes to support your needs. Spencer Ogden is a proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme.

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