Recruitment Manager – Galway – 4 Day Week


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Michelle Kilcar

Recruitment Manager – Galway – 4 Day Week

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Job ID: JOB-12415

Recruitment Manager – Galway – # 4 Day Week

Our Company

HERO Recruitment are hiring an experienced Recruitment Manager to join our team in Galway. We’re a forward thinking company who believe in a great work/life balance for our team.  We introduced our 4-day working week in September 2020 and lead the way in flexible working. It is our intention to always push the boundaries and raise the bar of our profession, for our team, our clients and our candidates. 

 We are a multi-award winning agency with most recent accolades include winning “Agency of the Year 2021″ & “Best in Technical Engineering, Science and Pharmaceuticals” for five consecutive years with the NRF.

Our business is about ‘finding the best in people’ by delivering exceptional STEM talent to our valued clients.

Our business style and culture is professional and friendly rewarding us with long-standing relationships with some of the world’s leading companies.

Our Recruitment Manager Job opportunity is an exciting new position that has arisen within the business due to the scale up and expansion of our operation in Ireland, Europe and the US.  

Recruitment Manager Job Description:

Our Recruitment Manager will lead a team of Recruiters within an outstanding culture, to deliver excellence in talent solutions and delivery to both our clients and candidates.

They will be responsible for supporting and leading their team to reach and exceed candidate placements and financial objectives of the business. 

They will instil a culture of personal and professional growth for their team and devise effective learning and development programs to place their team’s capabilities at the top of our profession

Our Recruitment Manager will have responsibility for monitoring performance and financial progress against the agreed plans and report on any variance, delivering solutions and remedies to any shortfalls.


They will be responsible and measured on meeting and exceeding key business metrics for the business on candidate attraction, recruitment delivery, client and candidate engagement and satisfaction, team retention and culture, sales growth, profit lines and margins.

This is a client-interfacing role responsible for build trusting and long- standing business partnerships of mutual value and respect. As Manager you will identify new business opportunities and proactively build relationship with existing and prospective clients. 

In this role they will provide advice and guidance to their team and manage employee relations issues such as disciplinary and grievance, absence, performance management, recruitment, attrition and change management.

We are looking for a commercially astute and high achieving Manager who has a proven ability in managing people to perform and deliver their very best.  They will remain on the leading edge of the best talent sourcing strategies, recruitment performance, tools to engage, processes to follow to ensure the very best outcome for our team, clients and candidates.

Key to this positions is the ability to create positive employee relations and an excellent working environment through great leadership, mentoring and employee engagement.  We pride ourselves on our great culture in HERO!

As our Recruitment Manager you would be responsible for devising strategies in-line with company goals, planning and executing the delivery, managing quality and performance, reviewing outcomes and maintaining costs.


The person we’re looking for in our Recruitment Manager

7 years previous experience, ideally within the Recruitment Industry or similar service based industry at management level.

Excellent financial management skills with strong commercial acumen.


Successful track record in successfully growing, developing and managing high performance teams.


A proven track record in an environment that works across different business functions in a dynamic fast paced environment.


Experienced background of delivering significant business wins.

Experience in managing projects ensuring seamless execution, delivery through to completion

Ability to create business plans and strategy for business growth and client delivery.

Full understanding of Business Development and Growth strategy, Accounting and Finance, Customer delivery, with an in-depth knowledge of cost structures with in an SME.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in managing a team of people with a truly engaging and effective style 

Exceptional written and communications skills and big picture visionary.

Previous experience in a fast-paced business environment ideally within an SME.

Ideally, Degree qualified.


Enough about us, let’s hear about you.


If you would like to discuss our Recruitment Manager job opportunity, in complete confidence, please contact Michelle Kilcar on +35391730022 or +353868347871 or email

Michelle Kilcar


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Recruitment Manager – Galway – 4 Day Week

Michelle Kilcar

Role Type Permanent
Contact Michelle Kilcar
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