Recruitment Consultant - Construction

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    Full Time

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    16 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Dee Sweeney

Job description

Sigmar Recruitment has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced recruiter to join the Construction Division in Munster. Based on George’s Quay in Cork City, we are looking for an ambitious and commercial recruiter who will grow the division and be rewarded greatly in return! This is a stand-alone role, reporting to the manager of the division, giving you autonomy and ownership of the Munster market.



  • End to end management of the permanent recruitment processes within the Construction & Building Services industry
  • Consulting with all levels of candidates across Building Services & Construction (Quantity Surveyors, Project Managers, Foremen, Engineers, Technicians, Labourers to name a few) as to relevant job opportunities
  • Candidate sourcing (online, social media, networking, database management)
  • Candidate screening and support (interviewing, consultation, interview preparation)
  • Relationship and account management (process management, consultation, negotiation)
  • Business development (cold calling, events, networking and client meetings)
  • Developing and delivering end to end professional service solutions
  • Achieving core KPIs and sales targets
  • Expanding your product knowledge and network in the area of Construction & Building Services



  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in construction recruitment (more is always welcome!)
  • Knowledge of the construction and engineering industry
  • Local market knowledge – Cork and wider Munster region
  • 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?

  • Accelerated commission structure (up to 40%)– with no thresholds!
  • Competitive base salary
  • Structured career path with additional annual leave and benefits as you progress
  • Access to world class suite of training (individual, group, off- site, on-site and online)
  • Christmas party overseas every year
  • Healthy work life balance
  • Exciting career opportunity that offers independence and ability to use knowledge of the team and Sigmar brand
  • Opportunity to place permanent candidates into Construction/Building Services positions with leading companies both locally and nationwide
  • Opportunity to develop new business and create new relationships with clients across the Munster


How to Apply

For further information and a confidential chat please contact Dee Sweeney at Sigmar on +353 14744720 or email your CV to


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