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Recruitment Partner


The Macquarie Recruitment Partner plays a key role in developing the talent acquisition strategy, providing people leadership for a specialised team and ensuring high level execution of recruitment processes in partnership with key stakeholders across specified business areas.

As a subject matter expert with extensive knowledge and experience leading a talent acquisition function, you will ensure your team have the resources and are aligned to deliver outstanding talent identification and acquisition outcomes in support of specific business strategies and hiring initiatives.


To be successful in this role, you will demonstrate your capability in four key areas;



You will lead a team who are focused on developing positive relationships at all levels across the organisation and provide expert recruitment advisory consultation in partnership with your HR colleagues, business leaders, hiring manages and potential candidates. 

By demonstrating your depth of relationship management experience, you will promote positive engagement between the recruitment team and external recruitment partners and ensure they are strategically and commercially aligned Macquarie’s talent acquisition strategy.



In partnership with business stakeholders and your HR colleagues, you will drive the talent identification & execution strategy to ensure your team consistently provide a high level of candidate & hiring manager experience for all hiring activity across Macquarie's revenue businesses.

You will have a proven track record of leadership, development & coaching of a high performing inhouse recruitment team and experience supporting complex, technical businesses with diverse talent needs.



Your prior professional experience and ability to effectively partner with business leaders and senior candidates at all stages of the search & selection process - being viewed as a trusted talent acquisition advisor will ensure your success in this role.

Building technology enabled sourcing strategies, promoting networking opportunities and knowledge sharing among the inhouse sourcing & consulting team, you will lead your team’s efforts to directly engage with future talent in the external market.



You and your team will provide thought leadership, insights & market trends from key hiring data and external sources to guide recruitment strategy and decisions relevant to your business coverage areas.

Ensuring your team provide stakeholders with real time market intelligence, systematic hiring analytics and insights into talent identification, hiring performance and diversity statistics, you will enable business stakeholders to identify and engage with potential future talent.


Part of the central Human Resources function based in Sydney, we are a high performing team of talent acquisition professionals who pride ourselves on our partnership capabilities, technical expertise and drive to improve and transform our service offering. 

You will ideally have a tertiary qualification in HR or a related degree and show a depth of experience as a talent acquisition people leader with experience within the Banking & Financial Services sector across revenue functions such as; M&A, Advisory, Capital Markets, Commodities, Asset/Investment Management.


Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you are capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.




About Macquarie

The best investment you can make is in yourself.

Whether you’re looking to take on a new project; progress within your division; explore an opportunity in a different team; or relocate globally – we let our people decide which direction they want to take.

At Macquarie we uncover the opportunities others may miss. Our culture promotes innovation, balanced with robust risk management, to realise opportunity for our clients, community, shareholders and our people.

Macquarie is a diversified global financial group providing clients with asset management, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities. Headquartered in Sydney and with offices in 31 markets, it is the breadth of our operations, combined with a strong capital position and risk management framework, that has contributed to our 51-year record of unbroken profitability.

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Job no: COG-953326
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Human Resources
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Human Resources
Recruiter: Phil Rutherford
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