Technical Recruitment Lead - Cork


Sigmar are looking for an experienced Recruitment Lead to join the growing office in Cork! We have a requirement for an experienced leader within our technical divisions, taking ownership of the Munster market.

You will have the opportunity to work with an experienced team of recruiters and build your function further. If you have a desire to lead and commercially grow a division, we want to hear from you!

What will you be doing?

  • Lead a small established team of recruiters within your division – driving activity and productivity and have an input into management meetings and commercial decision making across the region. You will create and achieve core KPIs and sales targets and take part in companywide performance activities

  • Training and development of your team, identifying needs and coaching daily! You will act as a mentor to team members and promote best practice at the desk.

  • Source and manage your own accounts, building relationships with the key decision makers. Business develop existing and new clients (cold calling, attending events, networking and client meetings).

  • Become a well-known subject matter expert on your marketplace in order to offer advice to both clients and candidates on pay rates and market conditions.

  • You will provide the vital link between clients and candidates and maintain communication with a 360 approach to recruitment. You will source candidates (online, social media, networking, database management), screen and support them with their job applications (interviewing, consultation, interview preparation)


What do you need to succeed?

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in recruiting (more is always welcome!)

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Experience leading a team of recruiters or resourcers (2+ headcount)

  • Commercially minded with an interest in how businesses work

  • Results driven with ambition and drive

  • Performs best under pressure


What's on Offer?

  • Permanent position with exciting career opportunities

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

  • Regular social events including Christmas Party abroad every year!

  • Healthy work-life balance – flexible working options available

How To Apply

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Dee Sweeney at Sigmar on +353 19619720 or email your CV to


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

About Sigmar

Sigmar is one of Ireland's most successful recruitment companies, employing over 150 staff in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Athlone and Tralee.  We are part of global recruitment group Groupe Adéquat with 250 offices in 5 countries. 

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