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Executive Search & Headhunting

recruitment Agency 

Executive Search, specialist Recruiters & Headhunters for professionals

 Johannesburg | Durban | Cape Town | South Africa | international

Kontak Executive Search, a proudly South African,  Specialist Recruitment  & Headhunting Agency is a dynamic and leading executive search employment and staffing organization. Sourcing and headhunting of highly qualified individuals and great leaders. Professional executive recruitment services placing top staff & personnel with companies in South Africa and Internationally for over 10 years, recruiting and hiring executive staff in all employment sectors for placements in permanent and contractual job vacancies. Executive Recruitment & headhunting internationally, in Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and across South Africa.


Executive Search, Specialist recruitment & Headhunting agency

Kontak Recruitment, an executive search, headhunting and specialist recruitment firmed established in 2009 in Johannesburg, South Africa. A proudly South African outsourced recruiting service in headhunting and finding top candidates for companies in South Africa & international . Our executive headhunters have a vast network of highly talented employees and proudly hold a successful track record in headhunting and placing executive & senior level staff.

Our executive recruiters strongly believe in keeping the human element alive within the recruitment process focusing on the executive staffing needs of our employing clients as well as the needs and aspirations of our senior level candidates. Building long standing relationships couple with superior service quality is a priority to us. At Kontak we strive to build long term relationships that are mutually beneficial by offering a personalized executive search and headhunting service to both clients and executives.

Kontak Recruitment is a leading executive and search firm in South Africa and aspires to be a search partner of choice by delivering a superior and quality staffing solution that is efficient and satisfies the employment strategy and skill requirement needs of corporates needing to hire.

Headhunters in Johannesburg

Our executive search and specialist recruitment agency offers an outsourced recruitment & headhunting service to employers who are looking to hire senior level staff. Our core focus as recruiters is to deliver a hiring solution by simplifying the recruitment process and increasing the efficiency for employers. We enjoy watching our clients grow their businesses.

headhunters IN durban

Our consultants have a strong reputation in the  employment market with both employers and job seekers which we strive to maintain. We offer a responsible and reliable external outsourced executive search and headhunting recruitment solution to employers of all sizes in assisting with finding the right staff for various employment industries.

Headhunters IN cape town

Kontak Recruitment has been a market leader in the staffing & employment industry for over 10 years in Gauteng and has expanded to the Cape region with offices based in the Eastern Cape. Our consultants are committed to providing employers within the Western Cape, Eastern Cape and surrounding areas with the same level of service we have provided to our clients in Gauteng over the years.


Meet the recruitment leaders at Kontak Recruitment

Mel Muller
Recruitment & Talent 
Acquisitions Manager

Angie Le Roux
IT and Tech Recruitment 
Team Lead

Leanne van Buuren
Admin, Finance and Generalist
 Recruitment Team Lead

Executive Search, Specialist Recruitment and Headhunting across South Africa - Recruiters for Professionals

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Recruitment and hiring of executive staff is very time intensive, one of the benefits of using Kontak Recruitment as an executive search and headhunting agency is that we understand the hiring process and can effectively sources and secure senior candidates appropriate for the job role. Kontak Recruitment is tasked to find executive candidates on behalf of the employer to fulfill their hiring requirements. Kontak Recruitment is one of the leading  specialist and headhunting recruitment agencies in Johannesburg and has been partnering with employers in South Africa and internationally as their preferred recruiter of choice for over a decade. Sourcing and hiring of  the best personnel for available job opportunities in various sectors. We assist companies that are looking to recruit and hiring new executive staff with their employment requirements by sourcing the best possible talent for their available executive vacancies.

Specialist recruitment divisions:

specialist recruiters for professionals - Recruiting and hiring of executive professionals
As one of the leading recruiting agencies within the employment industry our top Talent Acquisition Specialists and Recruitment Consultants have extensive experience within the industry and assist employers with the placement of permanent and contractual executive placements. Should you be looking to hire executive staff, submit a vacancy or contact us either online or via call, a recruiting agent will get in touch and discuss your recruitment requirements.
Recruitment Process

How does Kontak Recruitment Agency Work?

Our recruitment agencies are hired by employers, who provide us with their executive job vacancies to source and place their personnel and staffing requirements:

  1. Conduct job analysis
  2. Recruitment plan
  3. Writing the job description
  4. Advertising the vacancy
  5. Recruit the position - Application screening, sourcing and headhunting
  6. Screening
  7. Interviews
  8. Background Checks
  9. Job Offer
  10. Hiring and on-boarding
 Executive Job Seekers

Executive Job Seekers registering with Kontak Recruitment

Potential executive candidates that are looking for a senior level vacancy can register their CV with our agency on our online job portal.  

Executives are encouraged to call our recruiters to discuss requirements and aspirations.

It is important for job seekers to note that as part of our recruitment process we will conduct background checks including criminal checks and extensive referencing.

Job seekers should note that we do not find jobs for job seekers but that we work according to the open job listings that employers have hired us to fill.  Job seekers can explore our agency listings for jobs available with companies who are hiring now.

Recruitment of  staff both national and international for over 10 years in various industry sectors.


Kontak Recruitment has been assisting companies for over a decade to recruit IT and Telecommunications professionals. Our full stack recruiters have gained valuable experience and industry knowledge in headhunting for IT and telecoms staff. Our consultants have filled man information technology positions in a variety of industries with employers all over South Africa including Johannesburg, Durban, Cape Town and the surrounding areas.

Accounting recruiters for accounting professionals.As a sourcing firm, Kontak Recruitment started our journey in the niche field of accounting and finance recruitment, our very first placement being that of a Credit Manager. We have over the years expanded  our recruitment industries on request of employers needing to hire across all job sectors, evolving to a leading generalist recruitment agency with specialist niche  recruitment divisions.

Kontak Recruitment prides itself as one of the leading recruitment agencies within the admin and office support recruitment sector. Our Admin recruiters are committed to establish and maintain a positive difference in your hiring needs.

E Commerce, digital marketing and SEO is one of the fastest growing sectors in South Africa, with the scarcity of skills available in the job market, headhunting for the required skills has become vital. It has become essential in this job market to recruit passive candidates in creative ways.

Recruiting and hiring employees whose talents and skills and aligned with your business goals is crucial. Our HR recruiters develop and implement creative recruiting plans and strategies to fulfill your company's staffing needs. Our consultants have a  wide network with many HR professionals allowing your skills need to reach a larger audience.

Sales and marketing recruitment is vital in building a team that can take your business forward. If you are looking to achieve in sales and customer service or planning to enter new markets or just boost sales. Our recruiters have been placing top performing sales professionals and marketing executives across multiple industries.
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Johannesburg, South AFrica
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