Kelly Graduate Programme

Kelly Graduate Programme

We are seeking highly motivated, dedicated and ambitious individuals to join our rigorous graduate trainee scheme. The programme is intensive and designed to fast-track graduates and early career professionals into a career in recruitment.


Why Recruitment, Why Now?

The fact that the recruitment industry is thriving globally is not a major surprise when you consider the widely held belief, that any company’s ability to grow, innovate and compete is largely determined by its ability to attract, develop and retain a talented workforce. Talent is at the top of every CEO’s boardroom agenda.

Working with companies to attract critical talent, and working with talent to source life-changing career opportunities is what our industry is all about. It’s a profession obsessed with people, their unique talents and helping them and companies reach their full potential.

Recruitment is as exciting and dynamic an industry as you are likely to be involved in.


Why Kelly?

Founded in 1946 in the US, Kelly has evolved into a Fortune 500 global workforce solutions leader with a breadth of specialty businesses delivering recruitment solutions across more than 37 countries in the fields of finance and accounting, education, engineering, information technology, law, science, and healthcare.

Like the companies we partner, we work hard to unleash the potential of our people and have developed first class training programmes, to ensure that you will receive the best possible chance of success in our industry.


What’s on offer?

As a trainee recruiter you will comprehensively trained to develop a wide range of skills including effective interviewing, marketing, negotiation, networking, business development, sales and commercial acumen. This will be delivered via a variety of mediums including classroom sessions, e-learning, mentoring and will be ongoing throughout your career.

As well as personal development, a recruitment career with Kelly offers you:

  • Outstanding earning potential with the ability to attract regular bonuses and incentives
  • Accelerated career advancement prospects determined by your personal and team success
  • A diverse role where no two days are the same
  • A chance to be exposed to the workings and practices of many of the world’s best companies and be part of their success


What will it take to succeed?

Recruitment is a sales environment. Targets and deadlines is part of everyday life and to succeed you must thrive in pressurized situations. Everyone in recruitment has different strengths but one consistent theme is that key to success lies mainly in your attitude

You need to have spirit to stay positive; determination to keep going; courage to deliver truthful assessment and lastly but perhaps most importantly the hunger to succeed.

We will give you the best tools and opportunities to reach your goals. The rest is down to you, your attitude and your desire to make a difference.

Does this sound like a career that you can thrive in? If so we want to hear from you.

For more information on the above programme, or working with Kelly Services, get in touch with our Recruitment Team today: or click here for detail Job Description.   

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If you cannot find a suitable position or you would like to be considered for future positions, Register with Kelly today