Forget the talent shortage.


Recruit in-demand IT professionals to become part of your team

It’s time to think differently about IT recruitment. Ignore the closed borders and shrinking talent pools.
Use these innovative recruitment pathways to employ world-class talent and find the exceptional candidates you need.

40 Foot - SEEK Winner: Small Recruitment Agency of the Year 2022
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Local IT Recruitment

Looking for the best in local IT candidates? Find IT specialists who are at the top of their game, ready for contract or permanent roles.

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Offshore IT Services

Look further afield for your IT talent! We have some of the best IT specialists from around the world ready to start work for you today.

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Graduate IT Talent

Help grow NZ IT talent by engaging an IT Graduate. Our graduates are trained in the latest disciplines and have real commercial experience.

Latest Jobs

Here are a few of our current jobs. Register with us to keep up-to-date on what’s on offer.

Senior Technical Consultant

Make your impact in the world, with our client who is paving the way in real-time payments globally, working with some of the biggest banks! …

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Portfolio Co-Ordinator

Our client is a leader in integration consulting and development in NZ who are seeking a Portfolio Co-Ordinator to join their team on an 8 …

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Solution Architect

Our client is a worldwide organisation who provide industry leading payment solutions and are looking to grow their New Zealand team. As a Solution Architect …

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IAM Consultant

Our vibrant insurance client are seeking an contract IAM Consultant/Developer to join their team. For this contract opportunity, we are ideally looking for 2+ years …

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Data Practice Lead

Our client is a leader in integration consulting and development in NZ who are seeking a Data Practise Lead to join their team. The position: …

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Agile Facilitator

Our vibrant insurance client are seeking an up-and-coming Agile Facilitator to join their growing team. You will joining an exciting transformation project and working closely …

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About 40 Foot

40 Foot Recruitment team

Our goal is to give Kiwi businesses access to the world’s best IT talent – to find that one truly exceptional candidate. While others scramble to fill roles, our fresh approach ensures your business has many ways to access the best offshore and onshore talent.

Our significant IT experience means you can be sure that candidates have been vetted by people who understand technology, not just people.

Our Clients

Engage an IT graduate for 10 weeks

Dare to Develop

You can help the nationwide shortage of IT talent by engaging an IT graduate for 10 weeks to work and learn on your next project.

Help nutrure the next generation of IT specialists!

40 Foot and Mission Ready HQ have partnered together to provide this FREE service.

Global to Local IT Recruitment

Work before you emigrate

With our Global to Local initiative, you can have the best IT talent around the world working for you remotely before joining you in the office once they immigrate.

We take care of payroll and bring in our immigration specialists to make sure their new life in NZ gets off to the easiest possible start once the borders open up again.

Latest from our Blog

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SARA award winning IT recruiter – 40 Foot

In April 2022 40 Foot was named New Zealand’s Recruitment Agency of the Year in the Seek Annual Recruitment Award small agency category.

new zealand border reopens

New Zealand border reopens this year – how will that affect recruitment?

As many employers are aware, visa applications for skilled migrants all but stopped being processed during Covid.  This has created a massive strain for many …

The Great Resignation

How the ‘Great Resignation’ could affect your business

The Great Resignation could have an impact on the New Zealand workforce. What can businesses can do to reduce or mitigate its effects?


Ready to secure exceptional talent?

Let us find the best people for your team and watch your business thrive.

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