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Junior Associate

Salary £31,500
Location London, Spitalfields
Role Sales
Job Type Permanent
Size 500+
Job overview
This is a great opportunity to join a global insight network as a Junior Associate in London! In this role, you will be responsible for sourcing experts for client projects to participate in 1:1 telephone consultations, private meetings and other short-term, ad-hoc consulting projects - apply now!

Looking for Recruitment Associate jobs, Graduate Consultant jobs, and client-facing opportunities in London? A global financial and information services company is now looking for a network-oriented individual to join their London team - apply today!

Company profile - Financial & Information Services

In this Graduate Associate job in London, you will be joining a global insight network that helps to drive intelligent investment decisions. They match their clients to industry experts, who deliver key insights and consult them on how to make smarter investments. Their network of experts has grown to become one of the largest and most varied sources of first-hand expertise. A fast-growing, performance-driven company, with offices across the world and multiple awards for "Best Place to Work" under its belt, its client list boasts some of the largest private equity funds, hedge funds, mutual funds, and management consulting firms.

Job description - Junior Associate

As part of the Junior Associate team based in London, you will be responsible for sourcing experts for client projects to participate in 1:1 telephone consultations, private meetings and other short-term, ad-hoc consulting projects.

Junior Associates help to drive the business model and add value to its client base through close coordination with senior members of the team to fulfil clients’ needs for expert insight.

This entry-level role is focused on targeting, sourcing and screening relevant industry specialists, and scheduling consultations on behalf of the client associates. Typically, driven and hard-working graduates will progress to become a client-facing role within their first 9 months, where you will take the lead on project execution and client relationship management.

Key responsibilities - Junior Associate

In this Junior Associate job in London, your tasks will involve:

  • Contacting and pitching to potential new experts, using effective persuasion and negotiation skills in a fast-paced and competitive environment
  • Setting up consultations - scheduling appointments, organising contracts, and compliance requirements
  • Developing and strengthening relationships within the industry professional's network
  • Exhibit strong business communication and recruiting skills
  • Learn to leverage the platform and network to identify and recruit world-class experts from hundreds of sectors & industries
  • Collaborating with others locally and internationally when executing projects, across time zones
  • Work closely with sector-specialised managers to deepen existing client relationships through the provision of highly specialised expert insight

Job requirements - Junior Associate

  • Motivation to exceed personal commercial targets
  • Individuals who will thrive in a hands-on, high-performing role with a focus on results

  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail, even under pressure

  • Open to feedback and continuous professional development

  • Confidence in making outbound calls when needed and various other outreach methods
  • Polished and persuasive verbal and written communication

Benefits of the job - Junior Associate

  • An excellent starting salary of £31,500
  • Uncapped commission (average year 1 earnings between £36,000 - £39,000)
  • Base pay rise to £36,500 by the end of year 1
  • Flexible career and development path, with opportunities to gain a wide range of transferable skills
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Study support
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increases with tenure)
  • 2 days off per year for community/corporate responsibility activity

Looking for Recruitment Consultant jobs, Graduate Associate jobs and Sales opportunities in London? Want to kickstart a career in relationship management at one of the world’s top firms? Apply for this Junior Associate job in London today!

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

Megan Pease
Key Account Manager