Recruitment Consultant

Competitive Base + Uncapped Commission
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02 Apr 2024

About Absolute IT

Absolute IT is NZ’s premium IT recruitment brand with over 30 staff based in 4 branches across NZ.  We have the industry contacts, the market insight and the values-led approach that sets us apart from our competitors.  
As the preferred recruitment partner for many of NZ’s leading tech businesses, we use our expertise to find the right talent for our clients. We live and breathe the technology market, and we firmly believe that our innovative, creative, and consultative approach to recruitment ensures we deliver exceptional service to our customers. 
As a proud and passionate contributor to the New Zealand tech sector for over two decades, we understand this unique job market like no other.  We have worked hard to ensure our people feel supported, engaged, and developed.  
What’s it like to work for us?  

  • A vibrant, inclusive culture that celebrates success 
  • We have invested in the latest technology and equipment to make the recruitment process efficient and effective for our clients, candidates, and recruiters 
  • We are all about doing what’s best for our candidates, ensuring we place the right people in the right roles
  • Above all else, we value integrity, excellence, teamwork, and openness 

We are a diverse bunch that like working collaboratively – we enjoy seeing each other succeed. We are outcome driven and rewards based. That also means you need to be motivated and resilient. We want great people to join our business who share our values.  
The Role:  
You will be working in a 360, end-to-end recruitment role, leveraging a portfolio of existing clients and continuing to build your desk through business development and relationship management.   
Day-to-day you will:  

  • Grow and develop a portfolio of clients and candidates 
  • Recruit a broad range of IT roles, consisting of permanent, contract and fixed term positions 
  • Cold and warm calling new and existing businesses to promote your recruitment services and market knowledge  
  • Run the end-to-end recruitment process, including advertising, sourcing, and interviewing  
  • Consult on all facets of the IT employment industry, acting as a source of information for clients and candidates  

We’re ideally seeing an experienced IT recruitment Consultant or Principal Consultant for this position. You could also come from an IT sales or business development background.
To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a quality approach to recruitment – 95% of our candidates would recommend us to a friend or colleague
  • Have a strong business development/ sales focus
  • Be available to start in Christchurch immediately (aside from a notice period)
  • Have exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Enjoy working in a collaborative team

 What’s in it for you?  

  • You’ll have the wider support of a candidate manager and talent team  
  • We have the infrastructure of a large business, but we can be just as nimble as the boutiques 
  • We provide ongoing training opportunities for our team to develop their career and earning potential 
  • We’re big picture thinkers – step into our group and the career pathways are endless.  

 If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, apply today, or contact Sarah Harland on 03 3666 226.

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