Recruitment Consultant Maritime (German speaking)

Referencenumber MISA03260, Amsterdam , Nederland

Business & Economics

Are you seeking your next career move in Recruitment? Would you like to specialize in a niche market and support some of the industry's most renowned companies? How about working in a multicultural environment where you can attract highly qualified candidates? If you're intrigued, keep reading and get in touch with us!

At Middle Point, we're searching for a German-speaking Recruitment Consultant to strengthen our team and join us on our mission. We take pride in being the leading maritime employment specialist in Germany and the Netherlands. We're dedicated to fostering collaboration and creating opportunities by bringing the right people together. The Recruitment Consultant we're seeking shares our goal of making a difference in people's lives by facilitating personal and professional development. We aim for win-win-win situations, ensuring that our professionals and clients feel at HOME with us.


What is the role about?

Your FOCUS: recruitment of technical profiles,

Your MARKET: shipyards, engineering/design offices & consultancies in (north) Germany,

Your TEAM: international, results-oriented, and social.

As a Recruitment Consultant at Middle Point, you'll focus on an assigned market or discipline, sourcing candidates, and building and maintaining your talent pool. You'll act as the market expert, advising and supporting candidates throughout their journey, not only in finding suitable roles but also in relocating to Germany, settling in, and thriving in their new positions.

To excel in this role, you should derive satisfaction from finding and placing unique profiles, assisting others, and cultivating long-term relationships. You're driven to achieve targets and exceed the expectations of both candidates and clients. In essence, as a Recruitment Consultant, you aim to be the first, the best, and the most reliable professional that candidates and clients have ever encountered.

Your daily responsibilities:

  • Collaborate closely with colleagues by working on specific assignments within your specialization.
  • As a Recruitment Consultant, you own the recruitment cycle within your specialization, from advertising vacancies and sourcing and selecting professionals to contracting and providing support in case of relocation to Germany.
  • Conduct interviews and assist candidates in finding the best-fitting positions within our clients' organizations.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and provide active support to each other.
  • Develop and manage relationships with placed candidates.
  • Be a recruitment specialist in the market, actively sharing information with colleagues regarding relevant developments and strengthening Middle Point's brand name.

Job requirements

  • Experience recruitment, preferably at an agency;
  • Bachelor/HBO level of education (preferably in HRM, BA or similar);
  • Experience in the German labor market is preferred;
  • Expert in recruitment tools such as ATS systems, LinkedIn Recruiter, etc.;
  • Fluent in both German & English;
  • Team player, trustworthy & able to build genuine relationships;
  • Curious, eager to learn, positive, fun and respectful;
  • Transparent, persistent & realistic;
  • Residence in Amsterdam area or willing to relocate;
  • Willingness to occasionally travel to Germany.



  • A position within a dedicated and diverse international team.
  • Engage in an international arena.
  • Enjoy a hybrid work policy (60% office - 40% remote).
  • Work with prestigious global clients.
  • Access tailored training to meet your individual needs.
  • Benefit from a LinkedIn Recruiter seat and any other resources necessary for success.
  • Receive a competitive salary with additional bonuses.
  • Enjoy 27 days of holidays.
  • Provided with a business telephone and laptop for both professional and personal use.
  • Have commuting costs covered (including public transport/bike plan).
  • Enjoy delicious lunches prepared daily by our in-house chef.


Company Profile

Since 2007 in the Netherlands and 2015 in Germany, Middle Point has been the leading recruitment agency for maritime engineers, project managers and managers within the maritime industry.

More than 1100 engineers have been recruited by Middle Point to start or continue their successful careers in luxury yacht building, shipbuilding, offshore engineering and maritime service provision. Due to the high demand for engineers and technical professionals, Middle Point operates far across its national borders. Over the years we have collaborated with more than 50 different nationalities. Middle Point is deservingly named the international recruitment agency of the maritime world!