Candidate Consultant

Location: Wanganui, Manawatu-Wanganui
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200132709_1561494428
Salary: Negotiable

An opportunity has arisen in our Wanganui Office to join the team at AWF.


About the company

AWF is part of AWF Madison Group - New Zealand's only staffing provider listed on the NZX. Today, we are the largest staffing provider with a geographic spread almost double our nearest competitor. From Kaitaia to Invercargill, there are up to 3,500 people working through AWF every day.

About the role

In the role of Candidate Consultant you will provide administration and recruitment expertise to support the business in providing quality staff to our clients. The focus of the role is building and maintaining a candidate pool that ultimately contributes to the team success. In addition you will be responsible for our temporary payroll processes, compliance and supporting other office administration functions. This is a part-time position with start & finish times that may be negotiable for the suitable applicant. The successful applicant will need flexibility to work fulltime from time to time. This role has a shared on-call component to it in order to assist with after hours staffing requirements.

Day in the life of a Candidate Consultant:

  • Running targeted sourcing campaigns
  • Writing advertising and loading to job boards
  • Conducting interviews and inductions
  • Completing pre-employment checks on candidates
  • Manage weekly payroll processes
  • Working with the team to ensure effective utilisation of AWF temporary employees
  • Keeping in touch with our employees while on assignment


What do you need to be a Candidate Consultant at AWF?

  • A real desire to see others succeed
  • A proactive results oriented approach to your role
  • Sound administration experience gained where multi-tasking is the norm
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Team focused attitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience using the Microsoft Office suite


What you get in return

The people in our business are passionate about what they do every day, helping people get into to work and thrive. Coming to work every day to work with a positive team, while you support others in their job search, is something that would be hard to find anywhere else. For your passion and hard work you are rewarded with a competitive base salary and team bonuses.

If this sounds like you, click "apply now" or call (06) 348 9367 to find out more.