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Junior Consultant - Construction & Engineering

Ref: SGRecCon18
SGD $42,000 - 60,000 per annum
Asia, Singapore
Cobalt Recruitment, Junior Recruiter
17th January 2018
Job Type

The world is full of recruitment companies; how do you choose the right one to work for? We say; look for a firm that can balance being good at what it does with being a great place to work. We recently won the Best International Recruitment Company of the Year Award for 2017 awarded by APSCo.

Cobalt Recruitment is a leading international search and recruitment provider to the Financial Services & Accounting, Property and Construction & Engineering sectors. We have offices in the UK, Europe, Middle East, Asia and New Zealand and recruit at all levels from recently qualified professionals to Board Directors on a permanent and interim basis. 

In our Singapore office, we are looking to appoint a Junior Consultant to join our fastest expanding and the offices highest biller for 2017 in Construction & Engineering. This will be a fast-start hot-desk (working directly with our companies leading billers), in a wider well-established team and is an excellent opportunity for someone to bill some significant revenue in 2018.

This role also has no boundaries in APAC into which we cannot recruit offering greater scope and regional potential. Your focus will be into the engineering industry across infrastructure, pharma, R&D and manufacturing.

Our Team

The Singapore office has a fair blend of senior and junior recruiters who all operate in a 360 role across their own desks. We encourage collaboration and cross-selling in the alternative investment space winning roles and pitch opportunities through and for our colleagues.

With 5 different nationalities in the office and a track record of recruiting into 9 countries across Asia (from Singapore) consultants have the autonomy to develop their own strategy and decide on which clients and what locations they work.

Our Requirements

• Previous experience in recruitment desirable
• Previous real estate, construction, engineering or similar industry experience is useful
• An outgoing personality with the ability to communicate easily and naturally up to executive director level
• High work ethic
• Ambition to succeed and progress your career within our business

What you can expect

Each consultant is given access to LinkedIn Recruiter, as well as the leading job portals and search functions available. Beyond this we have a database which has grown to considerable size over the last decade offering the successful candidate every chance to be successful in this role.

Lastly there are always career development opportunities at Cobalt whether that be as a principal biller or for those with ambitions to lead a team. This role reports to the Singapore Country Director.


  • Regular weekly spot prizes including cash, vouchers, early finishes
  • Subsidised FitnessFirst gym membership
  • Regular sports and charity events (Clean & Lean, Spartan Race)
  • Cinema Club
  • Birthday late start or early finish
  • Fresh fruit delivered regularly
  • Flexible working hours
  • Season ticket loans
  • Medical insurance
  • Well-being- flu jabs and eye tests
  • Office closed over Christmas
  • Annual summer and Christmas parties
  • Annual weekends away
  • Post work drinks every Friday
  • Competitive base salaries
  • Leading bonus structure (personal NFI and management)
  • External market-leading Training Programme
  • Medical cover
  • Discounted Fitness First membership
  • Company trips abroad
  • Annual High-Achievers trip to Las Vegas
  • Achievement rewards (holidays and weekends away)
  • Excellent work-life balance for our industry

If you have what it takes to work in a dynamic, fast paced sales environment, can demonstrate excellent communication skills and have the determination to get deals done, then please apply with your CV ASAP or contact our Singapore office and ask for Marcus.

If this role is not of interest, please feel free to register with your cv so you can be considered for any roles as soon as they become available. Alternatively, you can also register for job alerts via email.

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