International Development Graduate – International Recruitment Team

Permanent position, Full-Time, United Kingdom

We are looking for a motivated graduate to join our UK-based International Recruitment Team. 

This is an entry-level role and will provide the opportunity to develop a broad understanding of international development as well as recruitment.

Initially the successful candidate will provide support to the International Recruitment Manager in all aspects of the recruitment process but it is envisaged that after 9 – 12 months the successful candidate will move to one of our business or regional/framework teams.

You will be joining a small friendly team who work collaboratively together to deliver exceptional service.

The role

  • In consultation with colleagues assist with the recruitment of consultants for international projects and proposals. This will include assessing requirements and identifying suitably qualified candidates.
  • Arrange and take part in interviews, correspond with candidates and undertake reference checks, ensuring that all information is stored on our central system.
  • Keep the recruitment database updated.
  • Draft and place job advertisements on social media sites, etc.
  • Monitor the consultant recruitment in-box.
  • Contribute to the expansion of IMC’s specialist consultant CV pool.
  • Provide additional support to other business winning activities as required.

Skills and Experience Required

  • A degree in either international development, international relations, economics, business or engineering
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Previous experience or experience in international development is desirable


The role is based in our head office in Redhill. We are a short walk from Redhill train station, which has direct links to London (around 30 minutes to London Victoria) and the South Coast. 

How to Apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter to  explaining why you are interested in this role and working for IMC Worldwide.

Please include International Development Graduate in the subject line.

Closing date for applications is 15th January 2017.

We thank you for your application and regret that unfortunately only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About IMC Worldwide 

IMC Worldwide is currently working in more than 25 countries across Africa; South, South East and Central Asia; Eastern Europe; the Middle East; and the Caribbean.

We deliver specialist consulting services to central governments, donor organisations and private sector corporations in developing and transitional countries, in particular in relation to development, management and infrastructure.

We work across a diverse range of sectors and disciplines bringing over 50 years’ experience of working with government agencies, local authorities and with communities themselves to help address some of the most difficult development problems and barriers to poverty reduction.

We work with all of the major international development agencies throughout the world including DFID, EU, EIB, EBRD, World Bank and ADB and are looking to expand our client base in the private sector and with foundations.