Location Sydney CBD
Job type Permanent
Salary AU$65000 - AU$70000 per annum + Super + Bonuses
Specialisation Recruitment and Human Resources
Contact person Julie Redal
Reference BBBH46643
Call Email Julie

Junior Recruitment Talent Manager - Technology or Engineering in Defence

Salary level depends on your level of experience, skills and background

  • Full time Permanent Opportunity
  • Full training and coaching support
  • Flexible hours and collaborative team culture


Kinexus is a specialist recruiter into the Defence and Federal government space. We have been recruiting technical engineering and ICT staff for over 20 years providing staff who have an influence on some pretty cool projects. We have offices in Sydney and Melbourne CBD's and also a fantastic office tucked down in the McLaren Vale region of South Australia. Our scope for 2022 is massive with an expansion to Canberra already under way.

The defence industry in Australia is going through a significant period of growth, Kinexus are in a unique position to provide people for projects at clients all over Australia. This desire and need for growth in the defence industry has lead to our own growth, in 2021 we have on-boarded 22 new people….which as an SME is a pretty good achievement. In 2022 we are looking to continue to grow and develop our team.

As we grow, we are looking for talent manager to help source candidates for the wide array of projects that we support, the role will include:

  • Sourcing and connecting with Engineering and ICT professionals
  • Developing a network of ex ADF / Defence technicians
  • Identifying opportunities to connect with Security cleared, technical candidates across ENG, ICT and Cyber domains
  • Developing long-term relationships
  • Developing a strong social presence


  • NO recruitment (necessarily)
  • Must be Australian or New Zealand PR or Citizen
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to connect with a broad range of people
  • Ex Defence/ADF meme era would be ideal but not essential


We have a dedicated training manager, who works to develop everyone's skills whether they come to us with recruitment experience or not. We work in a complex industry where we are constantly learning….even our training manger!

The training program you will receive gives you access to a well-developed training schedule that has developed the best recruiters in defence industry.

We have a strong focus on career development with not only the training manager involved but a dedicated mentor system to support growth and development.

Our training program is designed to support individuals with NO recruitment develop their recruitment skills in a field that means something to them.

If you have Defence experience and like the idea of staying connected with the Defence sector…this is the place.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Julie Redal on 02 9492 7515 quoting the Job Title for this position. #LI-JR
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