Team Lead Recruiter
Reporting to:
Jayne Gill
(Managing Director)

Purpose of the Position:

The Lead Recruiter is a contributing manager and will be responsible for managing a team of Recruiters and Resource Specialists. The purpose of the role is to ensure that client positions are filled with high-quality candidates and that the candidate pipeline is continuously growing and reflects the talent that clients are requesting.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Lead and develop the recruiting team through daily goal setting and individual accountability.
  • Provide oversight for all recruiting activities including; sourcing, interviewing, offer negotiations and candidate management.
  • Ensure that all recruiters are following procedure regarding data collection and communication.
  • Manage recruiters to ensure continuous communication with candidates who are placed on assignment.
  • Work with recruiters, clients and candidates to resolve any issues that arise.
  • Partner with the business development function of EG Life Sciences to ensure on-going candidate pipeline that reflects the client’s needs in both the short and long term.
  • Manage recruiters to ensure that they are continuously improving their industry knowledge for both the recruiting and life science disciplines.
  • Responsible for hiring / training / developing the recruiting team to meet the hiring demands of the division.
  • Attend networking events.


  • 10+ years of experience in the recruiting industry focusing on professional services
  • 5+years managing a team in the recruiting industry focusing on professional services
  • Exceptional managerial and training skills
  • Independent and able to work with their own direction
  • Team player
  • Highly motivated and ethical
  • Goal oriented to achieve business objectives
  • Well networked within the industry
  • Fast paced and able to adjust quickly to multiple priorities

*The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent(s) of this job. They are not intended to bear exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required for the position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.