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Recruitment Executive

  • Secure yourself to a five-day 40-hour week and earn $100k - $160k
  • Clean, modern, and vibrant work environment
  • Automotive management, corporate sales or operations background

Job reference - 72835

About Automotive Employment (NZ) Ltd
Automotive Employment (NZ) Ltd is New Zealand’s leader in motor industry recruitment. Our director first started a motor industry recruitment company in 1991 and has continuously provided these specialist services ever since. Thousands of managers and employees New Zealand wide have secured premium roles through our company. We provide recruitment services in the automotive, heavy automotive, heavy equipment, farm machinery, materials handling, and financial sectors for vehicle and equipment retailers, national distributors, associated motor industry companies, and national distributors. Our involvement is global, our focus national.

We value our work culture for its vibrancy; we have a great team with high standards and the future looks bright. The last 12 months has seen us move to new and advanced computer recruitment technology. 2018 was a time of investment and reward for us all. The team all agree it is the time to appoint an additional member to join us in a recruitment consulting role.

This is a rare opportunity, very few of these roles in our company ever surface.  

The role of Recruitment Executive at Automotive Employment (NZ) Ltd

A recruitment role at our company requires you to communicate with a large range of employers and employees in the global motor industry. Our job is to attract and select the very best employees for our employer clients. Success is determined by us achieving a noticeable competitive advantage for our clients in terms of the quality of the people we supply.

This role is all about communication, building relationships, and forging respect. We have strategic resources to attract the best skills available both here in NZ and abroad. The effective Consultant can identify priority candidates, and then work with both the candidate and client to facilitate a hiring appointment. In the executive end of the market the Consultant project manages the assignment.

You will be involved in interviewing, client development, immigration, psychometric assessments, as well as general and structured key appointment recruitment - throughout New Zealand and often internationally. Full training is provided as is superior administrative assistance.

The skills needed to secure this role
A motor industry management or operations background either in the retail or national distributor sectors is sought for this role; consideration would also be given to an experienced motor industry recruiter offshore.
Our team is known for its bright vibrant energy, so we are of course looking for someone who is also bright, energetic, and vibrant. High standards of communication skills both verbally and electronically are essential. Top notch corporate presentation is a prerequisite.
The ability to work with focus and, at times, intensity is required. Combining superior relationship building skills with efficiency are also core hiring criteria. So too is your in-depth knowledge and understanding of motor industry operations.
Above all criteria Automotive Employment (NZ) Ltd value DECENCY.


High income: Remuneration is targeted between $100,000 and $160,000 dependent on performance. A lower base salary including a minimum guaranteed income pairs with generous profit share that makes realistic earnings self-evident. This is a high-income role which will take commitment, personal drive, and sound reasoning and decision making abilities.

5 day working week: This is a rare 5 day, 40 hour working week. We do not work weekends, nor do we work any public holiday.

Application process

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A detailed job description is available upon request. Alternatively call Russell Phillips via freephone from landline or mobile on 0800 67 57 47.  International callers can contact us on +64 9 271 3200. You can also call Russell on his mobile 027 479 0000 for a private no obligation discussion.

11 Mar 2019

Work Type:
Full Time
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