Principal Recruitment Consultant for Executive Search, Toronto, Canada


Are you interested in supporting the energy transition? In learning about complex fields?

If you are looking for a collaborative working atmosphere, and the opportunity to work with a truly international team, this opportunity might be for you.

The Principal Recruitment Consultant will support the KeySource Global Executive Search business in North America, partnering with teammates and clients to obtain clear view on strategic hiring needs to develop and implement a targeted talent acquisition strategy for their needs.

This role will be involved in all steps of the recruitment process, beginning with Client Management and including talent mapping, sourcing and developing candidate and client relationships. Utilizing your industry intelligence and expertise in the energy talent market, you are a trusted resource to candidates, clients, and your colleagues.


  • As the Principal Recruitment Consultant you will manage the recruiting process for contingent and contract projects. Engaging with clients to get a clear view of their strategic and financial objectives and hiring needs and devise and carry out a targeted sourcing and research strategy to meet those needs.
  • Process Management will include managing the full recruitment process with Recruitment team clients and candidates.
  • Execution of search techniques to generate pipelines of active and passive candidates necessary for client positions through direct sourcing methods (networking, referrals, social media, research, and cold calling

We offer excellent benefits such as:  healthcare insurance; pension scheme; well-being budget, hybrid work arrangements, flexible hours.


Skills, experience and knowledge

  • BS/BA or equivalent undergraduate degree
  • 10+ years’ experience in a recruiting and/or sales environment; experience dealing with the recruitment full-cycle
  • Ability to lead and mentor junior team members

If you enjoy learning and thriving in a collaborative environment, please send us your resume.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law“.