Principal Recruitment Consultant

Join The Times 8th best company to work for in their market leading property team as a Principal Recruitment Consultant. Here at Deverell Smith, we are seeking the best talent in recruitment to join us in this highly strategic and senior role.

This is an exceptional career move for a commercial minded and talented recruiter, with at least two years’ property recruitment experience and an excellent network within the London residential industry. Please note, whether you have experience in property or recruitment we would be keen to speak to you about the exciting opportunities we currently have at Deverell Smith.

As Principal Consultant your responsibilities will include:

• Developing existing client relationships through regular meetings and networking
• Identifying and establishing new client relationships
• Ensuring consultants are sourcing the best candidates by maintaining the database and advertising according to the Deverell Smith training and guidelines
• Working with senior staff to help manage and guide teams.
To be suitable for this role as Principal Recruitment Consultant you must:
• Have at least two years’ experience in recruitment
• Have a proven track record in recruitment
• Ideally have a background and working knowledge of the London property market
• Have excellent communications skills
• Ability to develop new business through your existing contacts and networking
• Ability to lead and manage a team
• Ability to think strategically to help plan and coordinate the team and new areas of business

Deverell Smith take reward, progression and development very seriously. If you show the energy, drive and passion for the role and are able to succeed in this lucrative and fast growing employment industry we provide the best commission structure in the industry and a forward thinking benefits package, carefully designed to offer you a balanced working lifestyle. We want to bring the best out in our employees and therefore offer continuous training and support in your career development. We also only promote based on merit and never on longevity, meaning our best talent move into more senior roles very quickly.

Please apply now or get in touch to hear more!


£30000 - £40000










0203 823 4397

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