11 May 2022
Office no.1, 2nd Floor, 20 on Krige, 20 Krige Street, Stellenbosch, 7600, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Job Type
Market Related
Start Date
Renewable Energy
Base Salary
Market Related + impressive comm structure
Renewable Energy
Job Location - Postal Code
Southern Africa
Contact Name
AltGen Team
Western Cape


AltGen Recruitment is looking to expand our Engineering division with an experienced Recruitment Consultant. AltGen has forged a name for itself as the leader in renewable energy recruitment and our strong engineering team has developed a level of expertise that no other recruitment agency has been able to match. We have a deep understanding of the skills that are required to successfully develop, construct, operate and manage major energy projects across Africa, Europe and the United Kingdom - which is what sets us apart. Now we are looking to find an exceptional Recruiter to grow with us. 

If you are the professional we are looking for, you will have a degree in Engineering, Commerce or similar, coupled with 2+ years in recruitment (ideally in engineering). You will be someone who is driven by numbers and has proven experience exceeding KPIs. AltGen recruits passionate, innovative, go-getters who are quality driven. We believe that success comes to those who rock the boat, focus on results and who are able to establish meaningful relationships with people - after all, recruitment is all about people. We are enablers, we think out of the box and connect the dots - it's about understanding our client's and candidates' needs intrinsically. AltGen has one of the best rewards and financial incentive plans developed for top performers across the recruitment industry, our goal is to enable our employees to achieve their personal and career goals.

AltGen has an extensive list of vetted renewable energy and sustainability professionals in our networks and our recruitment team benefits from focusing on the recruitment pipeline. Our clients are movers and shakers in the energy sector, which means you will be working with some of the biggest household names in cleantech!

If this sounds like an opportunity you can't afford to miss out on, then apply TODAY!


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Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (in Engineering, Commerce or similar)

Experience Requirements

  • 2+ years in recruitment
  • 5+ years of work experience (ideally in the renewable energy environment)
  • Must have strong sales and negotiation skills
  • Proven work experience in Africa

Job Location - Street Address

20 on Krige, 20 Krige Road, Stellenbosch


  • Brilliant verbal and written communication skills
  • Fast learner with a thirst for knowledge
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office; Excel and Word
  • Proven sales experience (exceeding KPIs)
  • Strong ability to work in a team-based environment

Work Hours

8am - 4pm

Who Is AltGen?

We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the South African renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the African continent in both anglophone and francophone regions and are rapidly expanding globally. With entities in South Africa, Kenya, and Mauritius, we have a direct impact on the continental energy industry.

Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech

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