Recruitment Consultant

Location: Invercargill, Southland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200178098_1597800537
Salary: Negotiable

We are seeking a Recruitment Consultant to join our team in Invercargill. As a team of two we're busy and need a great all-rounder to join our team. If you have recruitment experience or if you are passionate about connecting with clients and helping people get into gainful work - we would love to hear from you!

About the role: As a Recruitment Consultant you must be able to connect with people, to understand their needs, whether it's a client or our valued field employees. Multi-tasking and switching priorities are a key element of the role along with maintaining and managing our commitment to the Health & Safety of our team. This is an end to end recruitment role on a desk with established clients that has the potential to offer more to someone who goes the extra mile.


  • Building exceptional relationships with both clients and field employees
  • Supporting sourcing activities within the branch to ensure a strong candidate pipeline
  • Ensuring field employees skills and experience match job requirements of clients
  • Managing daily placement of team into roles ensuring effective service delivery
  • Facilitating day to day management of Health & Safety
  • Ensuring daily compliance within proven operating systems
  • General branch administration and payroll as required

Required to be successful in the role:

  • A strong Sales background and or account management experience is vital
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Results driven with strong behaviours around compliance
  • Proven skills operating in a fast paced environment
  • Experience working with the Microsoft suite
  • A background & knowledge within the manufacturing/Logistics and construction sector would be advantageous
  • A full New Zealand drivers licence

About the company: AWF is part of AWF Madison Group - New Zealand's only staffing provider listed on the NZX. AWF is NZ's largest staffing provider with a geographic spread almost double our nearest competitor. With branches from Kaitaia to Invercargill, there are up to 2,500 people working through AWF every day. From providing chippies to the country's largest constructors, roller drivers to civil contractors; devanning services, picking and packing for many iconic brands; driving trucks in some of the largest fleets; to processing many of the food items we all eat every day, AWF supply them all.

The benefits:

You will have a day off on your birthday and a day off to do your Christmas shopping!

  • Training and development to help you succeed
  • Career pathway and opportunities for growth within the AWF Invercargill branch as well as throughout the AWF Madison Group Nationally
  • Competitive remuneration package and bonus along with all the perks of working for a large NZ organisation
  • All the tools you need to be successful including; cellphone, tablet, and vehicle

The people in our business are passionate about what they do every day - helping people get into meaningful work and the opportunity to thrive. For a confidential conversation please contact Dylan Rigby 021 225 7511. If you are up for the challenge please apply now!