Join our team!

We're searching for a recruitment consultant to join our friendly Christchurch team. 

The role

With a strong nature of delivering on what we promise, EQ Consultants have been operating for more than 10 years in the South Island and have a strong presence in the Christchurch and Queenstown markets. Providing HR and recruitment solutions to a broad range of customers, we are dedicated to enhancing the way that businesses operate. We have an extensive background in the HR/recruitment sector and support our clients in achieving their goals.

Due to increased business demand, we wish to appoint an additional recruitment consultant to our close-knit team. This role will be required to provide recruitment services and advice to clients across multiple industry sectors, focusing on search and selection for mid-level and higher roles. Training and support will be given to the successful applicant.

What we're looking for

As an action-oriented recruiter, you will have solid experience in the recruitment sector, specifically delivering permanent recruitment solutions at mid-management or higher levels. In addition, you will have business development and/or account management experience, with the ability to quickly form relationships with prospects, be able to interpret their challenges and then present workable and tailored solutions. Having a passion for assisting clients find the best talent for their business will be at the core of your personality and of the way you operate.

This position does require the individual to 'grow their customer base' so engaging with new prospects and networking is a key function of the role.

Things that are important to us include:

  • People who can think outside the square and have initiative.
  • See challenges as opportunities.
  • Ensure that we provide our clients with the best service and outcome possible.
  • People who are passionate, set high standards and challenging personal goals.
  • People who love a fast-paced environment working with people from all walks of life.

Our clients are a wonderful group that are incredibly successful. In this role, you will be engaging with CEOs, business owners, managing directors, and general managers. Therefore, you need to be both comfortable and competent engaging with them and 'add value' to the conversation.

Our philosophy at EQ Consultants is to provide opportunities for high performing individuals and the remuneration package will be structured to motivate and reward achievement.

Get in touch

If you are interested in working in a professional multi-disciplined environment with a small but dedicated team and have a passion for people, please apply here.

For a confidential conversation about the role, feel free to contact Craig Atkinson, EQ Consultants, on 021 223 2124 or email

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