A recruitment consultant is the intermediary between organisations wishing to recruit (the client) and the individual seeking a career move or temporary assignment (the candidate). It is primarily a sales role, with high rewards for impressive results.
This might give you an idea what it is like: http://careerheads.com/the-recruitment-consultant/
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Recruitment consultant is providing the jobs to their clients and helping them to achieve the best job related to their qualifications. They ask the fees after proving a job to employees. I know a website those are exert in IT recruitment in Australia, they are giving an opportunity in computer related works, information technology industries and other same fields. The candidate have should be good knowledge and skills about his/her position.