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Recruitment Team Lead (Cork)

Our office in Cork is looking to hire a Team Lead to join our Technical (Life Science & Medical Device) division. This is a billing leader position.


You will have the opportunity to work with Leading Life Science and Engineering clients across Ireland. The Life Science and Engineering team have a very strong track record with a large volume of repeat business coming in consistently across areas including Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Engineering, Supply Chain & Manufacturing Operations.


 First opening our doors in March 2002, Sigmar have since scaled to become Ireland’s largest organically grown recruitment consultancy and one of the most respected in Europe. As a people centric organisation, we are obsessed with creating opportunities for our people by constantly pushing the boundaries of our industry. We are well-known in the industry for the quality of our service, integrity, passion and as being a great place to work (just check out our 60+ awards!)


  • Providing leadership, support, coaching and mentoring to team members, giving clear direction and help with prioritising tasks to meet objective

  • Setting out clear individual targets for the team to achieve their monthly, quarterly and annual financial goals

  • Conduct and deliver performance reviews and weekly 1:1 meetings as per Sigmar policy

  • Growth and development of the division and driving business development activities

  • Providing the vital link between clients and candidates

  • Achieving core KPIs and sales targets – leading by example

  • 360 recruiter duties: candidate sourcing, business development (existing and new clients), candidate screening and support (interviewing, consultation, interview preparation)

  • Being an ambassador for your team and company at market events and client meetings


  • 3+ years’ experience as an agency recruiter (contract or perm recruitment) with people management experience

  • Experience with performance management and stakeholder management 

  • Good attention to detail 

  • Strong communication skills 

  • Process orientated and ability to implement new and restructure process within a team environment 

  • Knowledge and understanding of the work practices, processes and procedures for a Recruitment Team 

What's on Offer?

  • Permanent position with exciting career opportunities

  • Healthcare

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

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

  • Education Assistance

  • Good Friday and your Birthday off

  • Annual overseas Christmas party – Going to Spain in December!

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

  • Healthy work-life balance – flexible work options available

  • And MUCH more!

How to Apply

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Elaine Dolan, Internal Recruitment Manager at Sigmar on +353 86 604 3375 or email your CV to or click on link below.


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

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