Strategic Resourcer

Posted 03 August 2022
Salary / RateAUD $60,000.00
LocationHeidelberg West
Job type Contract
Contact nameLynette Cardinal
Contact email

Job description

Vertical Scope Group are on a mission to become Australia’s leading security-cleared specialist offering Consulting Services and Recruitment!


About VSG

We are an RCSA award winning team (2022 Excellence in Client Services, 2021 Excellence in Social Purpose) who are rapidly expanding following multiple contract wins across our Consulting Division. VSG are one of Australia’s most unique consultancies, working across leading Defence and National Security programs, and making a substantial impact on sovereign industrial capability and the future security-cleared workforce through our talented team and programs we run.

Our Strategic Resourcers make a difference to people’s lives and help organisations become more diverse through our WorkPath Australia training and employment program, and hiring Management Consultants to join VSG’s Consulting Division.

As an expanding organisation we are putting the focus on supporting diversity and inclusion through WorkPath Australia and we have a demonstrated history of forming strong partnerships with our candidates and clients by solving critical workforce issues.

We are seeking motivated resourcers and recruitment consultants to help us achieve our vision and work closely with security cleared professionals, veterans, and Indigenous Australian’s to help them find meaningful careers.


What you’ll be doing:

This is a primarily candidate focused role that supports our team by finding the right people for the right ICT job opportunities. You will be working closely with our CEO who will provide you with guidance, mentoring and training so that you can effectively:

  • Resource and head hunt candidates on LinkedIn/Social Media avenues
  • Screen, call and interview candidates in line with Australian Standards
  • Build relationships and represent our brand professionally
  • Co-ordinate, write and post ads for job boards
  • Manage candidate pools
  • Maintain candidate records in our CRM
  • Market mapping
  • Prepare candidate information packs
  • Provide administrative support including inbox and email management
  • Assist and review applicants’ responses to ensure their suitability
  • Conduct pre-employment reference checks
  • Candidate and consultant care
  • Promptly respond to enquiries

To be successful you will have:

  • At least 1+ year recruitment (ideal), sales, administration or customer service experience
  • An interest and knowledge of ICT and Cyber roles
  • An interest in defence and national security, veterans or Indigenous Australians
  • A passion for providing an award-winning level of client and candidate care
  • A relationship focused approach to talking to candidate on the phone
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Good organisation
  • A desire to learn in a dynamic and evolving industry
  • An ability to work under pressure
  • A positive and pro-active attitude

We are invested in our teams success and will provide you with training and upskilling to be successful in this role!

What we will teach you through our structured induction program:

  • How to influence, interview and negotiate successful outcomes
  • How to maximise your time and make your job as easy as possible
  • Manage the end-to-end candidate recruitment process
  • The ins and outs of the Defence and National Security industry
  • Brand management and strategic marketing

VSG Perks

  • Birthday day off
  • Additional Superannuation Contribution
  • Novated Leasing
  • Annual Company Conference
  • Paid award and industry events
  • Generous Defence Leave
  • Part-time, remote, flexible work options
  • Performance rewards


Recruitment Process

A Simple Straight Forward Process:

  1. Apply or email us with a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining why you want to join team VSG
  2. We’ll call you to learn more about why you applied
  3. You complete a short written assessment
  4. We have a face-to-face interview
  5. If successful in all of the above, you will join team VSG



Our employees describe our culture as ‘fun, but not silly’. At VSG you’ll find plenty of Simpsons references, a soundtrack from our CEO and a lot of ambition – we are a team determined to be Australia’s leading provider of security cleared services.

You won’t find too many levels of management, clunky systems and processes, or a lack of senior decision making. You’ll receive a thorough induction process with a structured training plan and the support to take your career to new heights, some would say there is plenty of Vertical Scope…..


This is a rare opportunity to join an RCSA 2022 and 2021 award-winning team in an exciting and growing environment.

We are currently exploring a range of employment options for new and experienced Resourcers and Recruitment Consultant Managers with a negotiable salary depending on experience and hours worked. The successful candidate will also receive substantial up-skilling, including in Business Development, Marketing, Recruitment, Governance, Risk and Compliance.

Please note that due to the secure nature of our business and the projects we manage, you may need to be eligible to obtain an Australian Government Security Clearance.

If you want to join a trusted, reputable, expert recruitment company, and work on exciting defence and cyber-security projects then apply here. We want to learn about you and why this opportunity is suited to you.

We value diversity

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.


Want to learn more?

Visit our website or give us a call on 1300 447 377