Senior Recruitment Consultant – English – The Hague

By January 31, 2019Internal vacancies:

Are you willing and able to run 110 km per hour alongside us whilst providing excellent support to your clients and candidates? Are you a confident, outgoing, team oriented professional who thrives in challenges and is flexible and able to keep and balance multiple plates in the air at any given time?

Are you proactive, communicative, motivated, hardworking, friendly, and a people person? If so, you are exactly the colleague we are looking for to join our team in The Hague.

It is a competitive market, fast moving and ever changing and therefore we also need to grow and adapt. Expanding our team is necessary but also exciting. You will be working together with the other recruiters and recruitment support teams within Blue Lynx. We have two offices, one in The Hague and one in Amsterdam. Backed by a strong 30+ year reputation, you are joining an established, growing, professional, multilingual, multinational team.

You will have multiple bonus schemes and an excellent package. If you are looking for a family-style organisation where you can come to work and rock, then apply now!


Job Profile for Senior Recruitment Consultant
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

Source and screen candidates using all available resources and databases
Work extensively in LinkedIn Recruiter, sending InMails, using Boolean searches on a daily basis
Work in close cooperation with fellow recruitment consultants
Qualify job vacancies with clients
Manage a portfolio of clients
Conduct interviews – face to face, Skype, telephone and write candidate profiles
Represent and introduce candidates to clients
Confirm interviews via email and telephone with candidates and clients
Under supervision negotiate contract terms and conditions with clients and candidates
Confirm and close contract details with clients and candidates
Prepare information for HR & Finance
Attend company trade fairs as and when required (sometimes on the weekend)
Build and maintain professional relationships with clients based on trust and knowledge
When necessary assist/coach candidates through the interview process
Maintain recruitment administration in company CRM
Professionally and commercially represent vacancies to candidates and the candidates to the clients
Quick and professional turnaround of work
Candidate Profile for Senior Recruitment Consultant

Must be fluent in English both written and spoken. Fluent Dutch is a huge advantage
Bachelor degree is required
Recruitment experience and successful results
5-8 years relevant experience
Extensive telephone interviewing experience
Experience managing your own accounts or clients
Ability to find top candidates using multiple methods/job boards and databases
Solid Microsoft Office experience and capabilities
Ability to communicate accurately, clearly and concisely
Must be a people person with strongly developed social skills
Pro-active attitude, result driven, strong hands-on mentality
Excellent eye for detail, organised, able to multitask
Good sense of humour and ability to work in a team of internationals
Must have a good working knowledge of the ABU CAO
What Blue Lynx Offers

Mobile phone
Company bonus scheme and individual target bonus structure
25 days paid holiday
Travel costs
Lots of social activities –company lunches, team birthdays, BBQ’s, Christmas celebrations
Quarterly company general meeting
HR check-ins on a regular basis
Bi-yearly appraisal
Yearly team charity event – CSR Day – NL Doet
Flat hierarchy
International work environment with a great close friendly group of people
Come and join our growing happy team.