Trainee Account Manager

  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #10631

Our recruitment business is sky rocketing!

Come and launch your recruitment career with us in our next Training Pod.

Just like our construction clients, we have learnt that the secret of success is in laying great foundations.

During your first year with us you will get the full recruitment experience, so that you can choose your recruitment career direction with us from there.

You will get:

  • Training on every aspect of the recruitment process
  • Stuck in straight away, talking to our candidates and making things happen.
  • High support: from our recruitment team and managers. Even when working remotely, you will feel connected.
  • High challenge: We’re allin. We give a lot and expect a lot of each other too.
  • High reward: As we discover your strengths, we will help you play to them and reach your goals.

Our next training pod is preparing for launch and there are only a few seats left…

If this sounds good to you and you are someone with no experience yet in the recruitment world, who wants:

  • To give your best – focus, commitment, accountability and energy.
  • To enjoy coming to work
  • To learn and to keep learning until you are brilliant
  • To get the rewards for your efforts

Account Manager

  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #10630

Are you an experienced recruiter based in the Milton Keynes area? Then we would love to hear from you!

Foundation Personnel are currently looking for experienced Account Managers to join our rapidly growing business.

We are one of the UK's leading Recruitment Specialists in the Plant, Piling and Crane sectors and work closely with the biggest names in the Construction, Infrastructure, Quarrying, Ground Engineering and Marine.

What do you get for working with us?

  • Incredible Major Accounts to work on from day one
  • UNCAPPED Team Commission Structure
  • Working in a team to deliver our company goals
  • Excellent company culture #TeamTRUE
  • Clear career path
  • Fun, energetic working environment
  • Private Healthcare
  • Exciting social events

What will the role consist of?

  • Managing and growing already HOT accounts within the business
  • Resourcing candidates for roles across the UK from our existing database
  • Finding new candidates through Job Boards, Social Media and Networking
  • Going to meet your clients and candidates on site
  • Recruitment Planning and Forecasting
  • Negotiating Pay and Charge rates
  • General Admin Duties

Recruitment Manager

  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #10628

We have an incredible opportunity for an experienced Recruitment Manager to join our business in Milton Keynes.

We are one of the UK’s leading specialist Construction Recruitment business who has experienced record growth in 2021, with a client base spreading both nationally and internationally.

Our ideal candidate will thrive on delivering the numbers through coaching and mentoring the already in place team, as well as growing the team as and when required.

Duties & Tasks:

Responsible for the day to day running of the delivery team at Foundation Personnel.

Reporting directly into the Managing Director, you will be tasked to support each of the business divisions with delivering budgets, achieve goals and mentoring staff.

  • Management and co-ordinating of all recruitment processes
  • Support the Management and Growth of Accounts
  • Regular Account Reviews
  • Sickness / attendance review
  • Performance Reviews (Internal)
  • Working with back office to manage credit limits
  • Payroll checking reports
  • Annual Budgeting
  • Hiring Internal Staff
  • Managing team spend
  • Setting and managing KPI’s
  • Support and coaching of Team
  • Liaising with the Business Development Team on the set up of New Accounts
  • Forecasting on Sales
  • Client Site Visits
  • Invoice Queries
  • Taking Vacancies from Clients
  • Compliance
  • General Administration


Essential Skills / Experience

  • 3+ years of Recruitment Management experience
  • Proven track record of management and development of a team
  • Knowledge and Understanding of the Construction Sector
  • Driving license required


What you will get for working with us:

  • Working for a fast growing, expanding business
  • Personal and Company incentives
  • Private Health Care
  • Bonus Scheme based on Team Performance
  • Opportunities to work with the UK’s leading contractors