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Talent Scientist

HR & Recruitment

An exceptionally well supported role, providing a super career platform with room to grow & thrive - come engineer better Mondays!

About the company
This employer is a leading locally owned specialist Recruitment firm based in Auckland. They specialise in recruiting Scientific & Technical roles across New Zealand - those driving innovation and progress.

Their team lives and breaths authenticity & integrity, places people first in its decision making, and has a big focus on consistent improvement - they are proud of the innovation that they are bringing to market. They encompass both unparalleled industry and recruitment experience, they are dedicated to high quality service as they engineer better Mondays for all!

About the role

They are seeking a Talent Scientist to join their expanding business, supported not only by an engaged management team, but also collaborative & supportive peers.

The role will involve a wide range of tasks (but will initially flex to fit your strengths):

  • Networking broadly across various spaces.
  • Candidate sourcing, engaging, screening, interviewing & reference checking.
  • Accurate documentation in the CRM.
  • Project management across various activities concurrently.
  • Collaborating across a range of stakeholders - with a big focus on the team.
  • Supporting Account Management and Business Development programs.

Skills & Experience

  • A natural ability to build relationships.
  • Fantastic communication skills (verbal & written).
  • Strong computer skills and digital literacy.
  • A thorough approach to work and affinity with following process to ensure a job done well.
  • Comfort working at pace.
  • A hunger for helping people and the awareness to allow you to match candidates into working environments where they will thrive.
  • Knowledge of science, manufacturing, engineering or another technical environment, is an advantage.
  • Recruitment experience is highly sought after but not mandatory (additional training and support is available, as required).


  • Hybrid role: most of the team work in office Tuesday & Thursday, work from home the other days.
  • The tools you need to be successful, including laptop and phone.
  • Full induction, training & support to set you up for success.
  • Super career path and opportunities.
  • Great working environment which celebrates success; team events.
  • 5 weeks leave after 5 years service.
  • Uncapped Bonus scheme.
  • Free parking on site; central Ellerslie (Auckland) location.
  • A flexible working environment where you can operate with autonomy.
  • Collaborative team environment and operating model; supportive management.

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Job listing published:
April 2, 2024

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