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Life Science/Engineering Recruitment Consultant (Temp/Contract Desk) - Cork

This opportunity is based within our Sigmar office in Cork City. You will join a high-performing business who are supportive and encouraging. This role suits an experienced temp/contract recruiter ideally coming from a technical recruitment background who wants to further build their name in the booming Life Science industry and have access to a wide variety of existing clients.

What Will You Do On A Daily Basis?

  • End to end management of the recruitment processes for contract roles within the Pharma and Medical Device industries

  • Consulting with all levels of candidates across Life Sciences as to relevant job opportunities

  • Relationship and account management (process management, consultation, negotiation)

  • Business development (cold calling, events, networking and client meetings)

  • Candidate sourcing (online, social media, networking, database management)

  • Candidate screening and support (interviewing, consultation, interview preparation)

  • Achieving core KPIs and sales targets

  • Expanding your product knowledge and network in the Life Sciences industry 


  • 2+ years’ experience in technical recruitment (more is always welcome!)

  • Degree in a technical related discipline preferred

  • Adept communication and interpersonal skills

  • Solid business acumen with entrepreneurial flair

  • Results driven with ambition and drive

  • High energy and tenacity

  • Performs best under pressure


What's on Offer?

  • Permanent position with exciting career opportunities

  • Accelerated commission structure (up to 40%)– with no thresholds

  • Access to world class suite of training (individual, group, off- site, on-site & on-line)

  • Opportunity to complete your ERF Certificate in Recruitment Practice

  • Regular activity incentives – earn time off, spot prizes and more

  • Good Friday off and your Birthday off 

  • Active sports clubs – yoga, cycling, running and golf

  • Regular social events – work hard and play hard!

  • Annual overseas Christmas party!

  • Healthy work life balance

How to Apply

To apply email your CV to


**All applications will be treated in strictest confidence**

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