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Bringing great people together

Building ambitious teams, one employee at a time.

As your recruitment partner, we get to know your business as well as if it were our own. Understanding your culture, team dynamics, strengths and gaps, we are able to source the best people for your business.

At talent co:lab, we are your New Zealand based, recruitment partner. A boutique staffing agency designed to help you find the right employees, to expand your team as your business grows. We act as an extension of your business to assist you in hiring the perfect fit for each job role, for permanent additions to your teams. Reducing your staff turnover by finding the most suitable candidate the first time, to enable your company to flourish.


talent co:lab is a boutique recruitment business helping grow New Zealand SME's by connecting great people with roles that align with their strengths and in environments where they thrive.

It might seem like a bold claim to say that recruitment changes lives, but we know that its always about more than just a job and a pay cheque. It's a passion, a lifestyle, a future, a calling. It's all about growth and giving back; about creating and contributing to something bigger.

Everyone's success lies in having good people around them. So, for talent co:lab, recruitment is about more than simply matching the right skills to the right roles, its about aligning the values and visions of a business with talented people who have the ambition to grow alongside them.

talent co:lab - taking the stress, time & effort, out of your talent acquisition search.

We know that hiring the wrong people can be costly to a business, wasting time and money to replace candidates. Our personalised recruitment service takes the time to get to know your business, and ensure you only look at candidates that are a great match – on skillset, attitude, and team culture.

Locations We Recruit for in New Zealand

We provide recruitment services nationwide across New Zealand, to all major cities from Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington, Dunedin, Nelson, Hamilton, Queenstown and more.

talent co:lab also provide head hunting and search services - proactively sourcing the perfect candidates local to your business wherever you are.

Industries & Sectors We Recruit for


As a generalist recruitment partner, talent co:lab is able to recruit any role across all industries.

Whether you require a staffing partner to hire a new Marketing Manager to drive awareness, source a senior Software Developers to build your latest software project, or multiple Admin Assistants for offices nationwide. Our boutique recruitment agency helps you to hire the ideal candidates for your team, providing you with reliable high-performing employees, which strengthen your teams’ abilities to grow your business.

I'm Vicky Blake

Your Recruitment Partner

With over 17 years in recruitment, I've left that big agency competitive/corporate attitude behind!

The only KPI's I measure are genuine success stories.

I see my role as both ambassador for the brands I work with and as an advocate for great talent.

Recruitment is about people - let's co:lab

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Here's what our clients say

"Vicky is fantastic to work with!

She is incredibly professional and takes the time to understand the business and what kind of candidates we are looking for.

She has placed multiple candidates in our organisation, and they have all been a fantastic fit technically and culturally.

Vicky is right there with me the whole way through the recruitment process, and I could not more highly recommend partnering with

her to find the right people for your company."

Hayley Harding

People and Culture Leader

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