Sourced - IT Recruitment

About Us

Sourced are IT recruitment specialists and work exclusively in support of developing and maintaining effective IT and Technology function

Our Organisation

Sourced are IT recruitment specialists and work exclusively in support of developing and maintaining effective IT and Technology function within businesses. We constantly update our understanding of our Christchurch and Auckland market through our Sourced Reports, and more importantly, the ever-changing digital scene.


Our dynamic team boasts the most local IT recruitment experience, we bring fresh ideas and excellent job opportunities to you, every day.


Officially launched on the 21st of February, 2011, Sourced is the brainchild of Michelle and Jason, and thrives on the basic values of genuine partnership, delivering quality 100% of the time, and being the go-to place for insight at all hours of the day! 


We have received the following recognition/awards:


  • StaffSure certification through SGS, 2019
  • Finalist for the RCSA’s Excellence in Client Service award 2015 and 2017
  • Winner for the RCSA’s Excellence in Client Service award 2016
  • Winner of Most Innovative Agency of the Year award in 2014.
  • Runner-up in the 2011 and 2012 SEEK SARA Awards for the Favourite Small Recruitment Agency category

Our Approach with Candidates

Our candidates come back to us time after time as we look out for them and provide sound and unbiased guidance throughout their careers. We offer much more than just job opportunities and prefer to see ourselves as trusted advisors. We pride ourselves on providing high quality needs analysis to ensure we’re best able to provide candidates with the highest chance of success.


When using Sourced's services you will experience a high attention to detail in securing a role that fits what you are looking for as well as an opportunity that will take you to where you need to be. We'll be honest with you if we think there is room for improvement in your resume or interview skills and will make sure you are listened to.


Our Approach with Clients

Our clients keep coming back because we do what we say we’ll do, we work to genuinely understand their business, their culture, their unique dynamic, and are therefore better positioned to attract and offer the best, most qualified talent. Our focus on exceptionally high-quality recruitment services sets us at the top of our field. We maintain a constant internal dialogue that encourages a pace of recruitment services that exceeds our client’s expectations.


As a client you will find Sourced Consultants dedicated to you and determined to be responsive and approachable. In an industry that, to some, has built a reputation for being a ‘sales industry’ we will be committed to maintaining a vigorously high standard of ethics throughout our recruitment processes with you.

Sourced’s aim is to provide a complete approach to the recruitment process but with a genuine flexibility in our process. We are available for as much or as little support as is required and offer a broad range of additional HR services.

How we will help you

Permanent & contract recruitment specialists - for all tech focussed positions, across any business. We specialise in knowing the IT and technology skilled workforce and relish solving your resourcing problems.


Full project-based consultancy teams using our simply enormous contractor network. We can assemble a team of professionals for you to manage, or take your problem away and deliver the solution with a full service consultancy approach.


All of Government - (*AoG Recruitment Panel) 


Live job alerts sent straight to your inbox - as a jobseeker we think it's worth your time to sign up to job alerts with us. We don't advertise all of our positions and more than half of the ones we do, are only live for a day or so. Why not have these delivered to you when they are published so you don't miss out?


Permanent or on-demand executive recruitment - for those critical roles that can be a challenge to fill, we can use our well-established network and resourcing tools to ensure you get the superstar you need.


Targeted search and select for executive and specialist positions - our team are experts at using a range of tools to search for top notch candidates outside of our broad networks, and can tailor these to your specific role requirements. 


Salary surveying and benchmarking - with our large network of both candidates and clients, we can pull from our previous work and engagements to help you understand market salary and any reviews you might need to make.

Internal skills benchmarking to ensure best fit - here at Sourced we pride ourselves on really getting to know and understand our candidates before presenting them to clients. This ensures that our candidates get into roles that they love, and our clients hire the candidates that are best suited to not just the role, but their envrionment and team too.

Technical & psychometric testing - we can provide assessments for candidates of interest, providing you with summaries and results to help you make the best hiring decisions. 

Interview coaching / Exit interviewing / HR Consultancy - as a Sourced candidate, we want you to feel as comfortable and prepared as possible when working with us, and we offer a range of services to help you through your job searching journey.

Technology business experts - if we don't have the knowledge, we know who does.

Biannual Christchurch and Auckland IT sector surveys - results from clients and jobseekers 

Our clients keep coming back because we do what we say we’ll do


*The following list are all the Government Departments and Agencies that are able to use the AoG Recruitment Panel construct. Note that these are New Zealand Government outlets only and this is not an exhaustive list of all other agencies who are also able to access the All of Government facility.


Accident Compensation Corporation
Accreditation Council
Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa
Auckland District Health Board
Bay of Plenty District Health Board
Broadcasting Commission
Broadcasting Standards Authority
Callaghan Innovation
Canterbury District Health Board
Capital and Coast District Health Board
Children's Commissioner
City Rail Link Limited
Civil Aviation Authority of New Zealand
Commerce Commission
Counties Manukau District Health Board
Crown Asset Management Limited
Crown Infrastructure Partners Limited
Crown Irrigation Investments Limited
Crown Law Office
Department of Conservation
Department of Correction
Department of Internal Affairs
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Drug Free Sport New Zealand
Earthquake Commission
Education New Zealand
Education Payroll Limited
Education Review Office
Electoral Commission
Electricity Authority
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority
Environmental Protection Authority
External Reporting Board
Families Commission (also known as Social Policy Evaluation and Research Unit or SUPERU)
Financial Markets Authority
Fire and Emergency New Zealand
Government Communications Security Bureau
Government Superannuation Fund Authority
Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation
Hawke's Bay District Health Board
Health and Disability Commissioner
Health Promotion Agency
Health Quality and Safety Commission
Health Research Council of New Zealand
Heritage New Zealand (Pouhere Taonga)
Human Rights Commission
Hutt District Health Board
Independent Police Conduct Authority
Inland Revenue Department
Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities
Lakes District Health Board
Land Information New Zealand
Law Commission
Maritime New Zealand
MidCentral District Health Board
Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Ministry for Pacific Peoples
Ministry for Primary Industries
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry for Children, Oranga Tamariki
Ministry for Women
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Education
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

Ministry of Justice (incl. Legal Services Agency)
Ministry of Maori Development (Te Puni Kōkiri)
Ministry of Social Development
Ministry of Transport
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Board
Nelson Marlborough District Health Board
Network for Learning Limited
New Zealand Antarctic Institute
New Zealand Artificial Limb Service
New Zealand Blood Service
New Zealand Customs Service
New Zealand Defence Force
New Zealand Film Commission
New Zealand Green Investment Finance Limited
New Zealand Lotteries Commission
New Zealand Police
New Zealand Productivity Commission
New Zealand Qualifications Authority
New Zealand Security Intelligence Service
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
New Zealand Tourism Board
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise
New Zealand Transport Agency
New Zealand Venture Investment Fund Limited
New Zealand Walking Access Commission
Northland District Health Board
Office of Film and Literature Classification
Otakaro Limited
Parliamentary Counsel Office
Pharmaceutical Management Agency (PHARMAC)
Pike River Recovery Agency
Predator Free 2050 Limited
Privacy Commissioner
Public Trust
Radio New Zealand Limited
Real Estate Agents Authority
Research and Education Advanced Network New Zealand Limited
Retirement Commission (also known as Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income)
Serious Fraud Office
Social Investment Agency
Social Workers Registration Board
South Canterbury District Health Board
Southern District Health Board
Southern Response Earthquake Services Limited
Sport New Zealand
State Services Commission
Statistics New Zealand
Tairāwhiti District Health Board
Takeovers Panel
Tamaki Redevelopment Company Limited
Taranaki District Health Board
Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi (Maori Broadcasting Funding Agency)
Te Taura Whiri I Te Reo Māori (Māori Language Commission)
Television New Zealand Limited
Tertiary Education Commission
The Treasury
Transport Accident Investigation Commission
Waikato District Health Board
Wairarapa District Health Board
Waitemata District Health Board
West Coast District Health Board
Whanganui District Health Board
WorkSafe New Zealand




Our Organisation

Our Candidates

Our Clients

How we will help you

Sourced are specialists in the IT & technology recruitment verticals. We take our responsibilities seriously. Sourced are an Accredited RCSA Recruitment Provider, we are members of the Canterbury Software Cluster and are regularly invited to sit on industry advisory boards and task forces, both locally and nationally.