Considering doing a Placement Year?

For those of you who are, this video offers advice from a couple of our former placement students .. enjoy!










If you’re interested in applying, here’s a summary of our Placement Scheme opportunity as a Business Consultant:

Business Consultant – Year Long Placement

We are offering 2nd year University students the opportunity to join our established placement programme. Exciting assignments and expert teams. A strong focus on results. Opportunities to develop and perform at your best. It’s all waiting for you in a placement year with Charlton Morris. 

Charlton Morris is an exciting name in the world of recruitment; we are young, fast paced and have grown from 9 to over 70 people in 6 years. With offices in Leeds, Copenhagen and New York, we now have plans to open in Australia in 2020! As a Placement Student, you may have the opportunity to visit our international colleagues…

If you’re interested in a fast paced and dynamic working environment, then look no further!

In a highly competitive market Charlton Morris are trying to stand out by investing in our employees and focusing on excellence. In order to realise our aggressive growth plans and build on the success of our inaugural placement scheme, we’re looking for great new students to join our teams

So, who are we?

  • Executive Search Consultancy, based in Leeds, Copenhagen and New York.
  • Specialise in 3 specific areas; CM Industrial, CM Medical & CM Life Sciences.
  • Focus on executive level international placements (C-Level, VPs, Directors etc).
  • Average age in the office is 24… progression is quick and we have a fast paced and social culture.
  • Our values: Collaborative, Pioneering, Dedicated, Respectful.

What’s the job?

  • Business Consultant, specialising in 1 of the 3 markets we operate in.
  • Essentially working as a 360-recruitment consultant, negotiating with senior individuals globally.
  • Learning about the industry and developing new contacts.
  • Building relationships with senior candidates and hiring companies.

What are we looking for?

  • Need to be energetic, outgoing and a good communicator.
  • Someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced, competitive environment.
  • Ability to work and achieve autonomously.
  • Enjoy working to daily/ monthly/ yearly targets.

 What we can offer?

  • An environment that rewards hard work and success.
  • Full training regime (same as graduate scheme) and you’ll have the same earning potential as a graduate.
  • Regular incentives, pay rises and uncapped commission (one of the placement students last year won ‘Top Newcomer’, where we sent them and a plus 1 on an all-expenses paid trip to Barcelona!!!).
  • Fast progression in line with our Employee Development Programme.
  • Some of our Health/Wellbeing & other benefits include:
    • Gym memberships.
    • Monthly massage.
    • Extended lunch breaks (4 per week).
    • Table Tennis, sofas, TVs and coffee-shop themed breakout area.


Location: Park Row, Leeds City Centre                                                          

How to apply: Send your CV to

Closing date for applicants: Midnight Sunday 16th December 2019

Dates for Workshop if successful: Mid-January 2020 (TBC)


Rebecca Cook

Head of People

0113 345 2266