Recruitment Consultant – US opportunity


Cityscape Recruitment is a specialist white-collar construction recruitment agency with an increasing worldwide presence that covers several sectors within the Construction and Civil Engineering industry. We offer a tailored and professional service to our clients and work on opportunities from Assistant levels up to Managing Directors.

Each of our consultants specialises in one sector of Construction or Civil Engineering. We become experts in our chosen field – our team have made it their business to know their industry inside and out. To be informed about the key companies, the key people, the key roles and the key projects taking place in their specific slice. And this is one of many reasons why candidates and clients choose to work with us.

We know that our success is down to our people, and we will always welcome like-minded individuals with relevant industry knowledge. We have grown organically by promoting from within and always allow our consultants to progress. As a result, we have very low staff turnover, a great team spirit, and an office filled with motivated, productive people building great careers. All are rewarded for their achievements through a competitive package of benefits along with quarterly bonuses plus a generous monthly commission structure which often exceeds the basic salary. Most of our highly experienced consultants started life as trainees in the Cityscape Recruitment business, a testament to the level of loyalty we have in the team.


Over the last year, we have increased our activity in the North American market. And at the start of 2023, opened a Cityscape Recruitment office in New York. Due to the expansion of this exciting new region for us, we are recruiting for a consultant to join the North American team.

This role has brilliant potential for the right candidate. Not only does it provide the opportunity for a consultant to be involved in the early stages of an exciting new region, but the consultants currently managing the region bring a wealth of experience for the new consultant to learn from as well as many developing relationships on which to capitalise.

The successful consultant will be involved in candidate generation across our database, job boards, Linkedin, advertising, and referrals. You will also be involved in business development, strengthening existing client relationships, and building brand-new relationships. You will also be involved in meeting clients for beers or coffee, taking them out for lunch or having detailed meetings with them about long-term strategy.


For a US based role, you can expect a salary of around $60,000. Benefits will also include up to 25% commission with no upper threshold, a quarterly bonus, quarterly target-based office events and regular team socials.

Due to how the US market works and the salaries that US professionals are paid, an individual deal can range between $20,000 and $55,000. With our commission structure of up to 25%, you should expect OTE of $180,000. Your potential earnings in this region are huge.


Successful applicants should be team players, hardworking, confident, motivated, hungry for success, and have great communication skills. The most important trait I am looking for is a determination to better themselves – someone who is looking to make a career for themselves, and, in particular, make a career for themselves in the US.

Concerning experience, applicants need a minimum of four years of experience working a 360 permanent recruitment role in Construction or Civil Engineering. Although not necessary, experience in the US market is desired.


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About this Recruiter

Daniel Cranston
Regional Manager – US

A bit about me

I specialize in management recruitment in North America. Locations include New York, New Jersey, Atlanta, North Carolina, South Carolina, Boston. I cover recruitment for heavy civil contractors, general contractors, HVAC Subcontractors, and construction management companies. Outside of recruitment, I’m a huge football fan and proudly support West Ham United. I am also into my music – particularly music from the 80s and 90s, indie, soul, and Motown.
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About Cityscape Recruitment

Cityscape Recruitment is not like any other construction staffing agency. Our business does not have a sales-driven environment, instead, we reward quality over quantity.

We use our specialist industry knowledge to help introduce and guide construction professionals into companies that best suit their desired career aspirations and personal goals. From Superintendents to Project Managers to Estimators, we work to the same objective of helping to enhance their careers.

And our relationships don’t end on day one of a new role – we pride ourselves on our ability to build long-lasting relationships with both clients and construction professionals. And we are fortunate enough to work with many leading construction companies and professionals throughout the US.



Clients we work for

Our clients range from small, privately owned specialist LLCs right up to top-tier INCs responsible for shaping our country’s landscape.

What our clients say

We have worked with Alex Wallace and the Cityscape Recruitment team for a number of years now and find their service excellent.

They supply well matched and vetted candidates and very quickly understood all our requirements. They have always demonstrated good market knowledge and an ability to deliver to our requirements.

Commercial Director,
Main Contractor

I have used Cityscape Recruitment multiple times over the last 5 years. Very pleasant to deal with and all candidates put forward for interview are well suited to the position and well vetted by the team, so there is no time wasted with unsuitable applicants. I would highly recommend Cityscape. I intend to use them again in the future should any vacancies become available.

Operations Director,
Platt and Reilly Ltd

The Cityscape Recruitment team has always been great to deal with. Always ready to listen to our needs and requirements, a quality some recruiters do not appreciate or have, then advising where they can assist in our staff procurement. We look forward to working with Laura and Cityscape in the coming years.


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