Who you Recruit – Effects your Bottom Line

As passionate experts in the recruitment industry we partner with our clients and provide sustainable and effective staffing solutions. We continuously build our network of outstanding individuals and leaders across industries and functions to meet our clients demands for exceptional talent.

As recruitment professionals, the insights we bring, the advice we impart and the solutions we provide can have a significant impact on the businesses we serve and on individual lives and careers.

We offer a personal approach and handle our relationships with great care.

With us, you get the talent and highly-focused expertise you need, with the consultative partnership and creative agility you deserve.

Portfolio of Services

We believe in going the extra mile and exceeding our client’s expectations.

A true partnership

Recruitment should be about possibilities – not limitations. We offer a tailored approach to finding a fit for your business.
You select whether you want to deal with one key account holder our with our specialist niche consultants individually.

Our Consultants

Our consultants possess a unique blend of professional recruitment experience and deep industry expertise.
We bring years of leadership experience in the very sectors and functions for which we provide a range of recruitment, assessment and advisory services.


Verification is an important part of our recruitment process, confirming relevant qualifications and competencies.
All recruitment has a minimum component of verification such as reference checks to assess behavioural attributes. Verification tools may also require criminal history and police checks, depending on the specific requirements for the role.

Permanent Recruitment

Our permanent recruitment team works with clients across a range of industries. Our assessment and selection methodology is underpinned by best fit processes.
Our service includes the following stages: job design/definition, awareness/advertising, screening, interviewing, shortlisting, client interviews, assessment, offer negotiation and induction. Also placement of People with Disabilities

Contract Recruitment

Through our contract recruitment services, clients can overcome peaks and troughs in a project’s lifecycle as we provide access to qualified specialists.
We simplify the management of individual contractors. Contractors themselves benefit from the flexibility of varied term placements and access to a wider variety of opportunities.

Temporary Recruitment

Clients who experience seasonal demand for products and services and who have temporary gaps in their workforce capability will benefit from our temporary staffing.
We can supply you with staff that can be available at short notice and scaled up or down to meet your requirements.

Your Career

The journey to your ideal career destination could start here.

Featured Positions

Who Are We

Insight. Leadership. Integrity.

Shamrock Recruitment is a team of highly experienced consultants with an industry-respected approach to staffing and talent acquisition. As influencers in the recruitment and staffing solutions industry, we are deeply focused on knowledge, collaboration and transparency. These serve as the foundation for providing our clients with the most comprehensive, discreet and custom solutions possible.  With the use of current technology, social media and networking, our resource methods are cutting-edge and efficient.

Founded by our CEO Melanie McGaughey in 2001, Shamrock Recruitment (a level 4 BEE company) offers its’ clients in-depth staffing expertise and a national network of over 3000 candidates as their resource.

Industries we serve

Financial Services 95%
Technology 89%
Consumer 97%
Industrial & Health Care 90%

Meet the CEO

Melanie McGaughey

“We give you the support you need to make informed decisions about your career development and direction. By making key placements we help both our clients and candidates, achieve your goals and transform your business.”

Founder and CEO of Shamrock Recruiting. Post Graduate Diploma in Management from UCT Graduate School of Business, Diploma in Labour Law, and numerous recruitment industry/business related programs.

Connect with Melanie on LinkedIn

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