Scientific Recruitment Assistant / Junior Scientific Recruiter (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time

Are you an aspiring recruiter with a Background or Degree in Science?

ChemSkill, a well established Recruitment Consultancy that specialises in technical placements in the scientific industry, are currently seeking an Assistant/Junior Recruiter.

  • Growing company with excellent reputation and friendly office environment
  • Convenient inner city location
  • Permanent role with career progression on offer


We are looking for a scientist who is wanting to start a rewarding career in Recruitment. You must be a team player, flexible, and a people person with a great attitude. Recruitment is a fast-paced, high-pressure environment and you should be able to thrive under these conditions. You must also have the desire to learn the ropes for this role, and as you gain more experience and skills progress to become a fully fledged Recruitment Consultant within 6 to 12 months.

To succeed in this position you must be confident, enjoy liaising with people from different backgrounds and have a goal orientated attitude.



  • Answering and screening calls for consultants
  • Recruitment Database management
  • Conducting Reference Checks
  • Conducting Interviews (Face to Face, Skype & Phone)
  • Scheduling interviews/appointments
  • Writing and Posting Adverts
  • Lead Generation
  • Ad Hoc activities


Selection Criteria:

  • Bachelor of Science or similar
  • a PhD/Masters in the scientific field would be highly regarded
  • Experience working in the Scientific Industry
  • Strong communication Skills- both written and verbal
  • Ability to Multi-task
  • Team Player
  • Advanced Computer Skills – Microsoft Office Software
  • Ability to take directions
  • Desire to work in a professional office environment
  • The strong desire to become a Recruitment Consultant in the future


Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button to submit your application. Please ensure you attach a Resume and Cover Letter addressing the full selection criteria. If you would like to know more about this unique opportunity please call Emily on 9516 0100.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.