Employment Consultant

Konekt

Bring meaning to your customer service and sales skills - advocate for clients to gain employment in this part time OR full time opportunity!

  • Play a pivotal role in coaching, guiding & impacting our jobseekers
  • Enjoy the convenience of working close to home in Leichhardt
  • A role with purpose - work for a Co that's socially driven and community focused
What you’ll be doing:

As an Employment Consultant in our Leichhardt office, you will be meeting with a broad spectrum of jobseekers, assessing possible employment barriers, understanding their individual needs and working to help them move forward. 
  • Coaching and guiding jobseekers through their job plan, targeting skills gaps and building relationships
  • Deliver group training sessions to provide communal education opportunities 
  • Matching jobseeker skills and finding mutually sustainable employment placements
  • Reverse marketing jobseekers to suitable employers
  • Develop working partnerships and getting to know the needs of local employers
  • Mentoring and supporting your clients post job placement to ensure their long term success
  • Conducting employment services activities compliant with contractual and legislative requirements
  • A rewarding work environment with genuine work/life balance and RDO's and career progression opportunities
  
Is it a good fit?
  
Are you results driven and have previous experience building exceptional client relationships? Working for Konekt Employment as an Employment Consultant could be your opportunity to give something back & help others reach their goals and aspirations.
  • A part time opportunity with the possibility to become full time! (depending on what you are seeking)
  • If you are passionate about helping people and have a hunger for sales and building relationships with potential employers to assist your clients into work
  • A true people person who enjoys building strong connections
  • A resilient and positive person with infectious energy
  • A creative problem solver who is results orientated and enjoys a challenge
  • Track record of meeting or exceeding KPI's and managing client relationships
  • Exposure within diverse cultural communities advantageous but not essential 
  • Prior experience within Employment Services OR Recruitment is highly desirable
  • Part time OR full time within Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Successful applicant will go through a National Criminal check and Working With Children’s check
As an Employment Consultant you will be provided with all the knowledge and support you need to succeed in the role. You will be armed with skills to enable you to assess, mentor and support the clients you work with. We believe the right career can be life changing. If this sounds like a fulfilling career and want to join a great team, please apply.
  
  
Konekt Employment:

At Konekt Employment, we’re passionate about people. We stand by our belief of equal opportunity, support communities and empower every day Australians. We provide life-changing services that help people find a job or start up their own small business.
Konekt Employment is Australia’s largest NEIS provider, a leader within jobactive and now working towards becoming the number one of choice for Disability Employment Services (DES). Collectively assisting more and more people turn their lives around, with a network of more than 80 offices and 420 employees.
  
KONEKT EMPLOYMENT VALUES INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY:
To attract a diverse team, we place a premium on creating an inclusive company culture and an environment shaped by excellence and partnerships. We take great pride in creating an ethical, safe, and healthy environment, equal to all.
  
WE ENCOURAGE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:
We encourage our employees to stretch and to challenge. To experience working in different teams and to go beyond their believed capabilities.
  
WE ARE COMMITTED TO WORK/LIFE BALANCE:
Konekt Employment remuneration and benefits are fair for all and include; rostered days off, yearly salary reviews, professional development leave, discounted health insurance plus more!
  
Konekt Employment Careers
Visit: www.konektemployment.com.au/our-story/work-for-us/ to learn more