For Candidates: Foreign Language Recruitment South Africa

Are you looking to find your dream job in the sunny climes of beautiful South Africa?


As a multi-lingual professional, you are one of the most highly sought assets in the workforce. 


Black Pen Recruitment is South Africa’s #1 recruitment expert in helping you to leverage your foreign language skills, and find new opportunities in one of the fastest growing economies in the world. 

From application to arrival, we are specialists in bringing talented multi-linguals to South Africa, leaving you to focus on enjoying your new home and succeeding in your new role from day one. 


At Black Pen Recruitment, we specialise in the large-scale recruitment of multilingual professionals for internationally based contact centres and Business Process Outsourcing companies. 


With exceptional experience in the foreign language market and our own in-house immigration division,  Black Pen Recruitment works with some of the leading domestic and international companies in South Africa to connect talented multi-lingual individuals to exciting and unique opportunities. 


Why Choose Black Pen Recruitment


  • Work with South Africa’s #1 consulting firm specialised in foreign language recruitment
  • Find your dream job, with access to a multitude of career choices and specialist roles available through one partner
  • Get individual and personal consultation from people who have themselves relocated to South Africa, with first-hand experience of this amazing adventure.
  • Relocate with confidence: From full briefs and screening to make sure you and your new company are a great fit, to helping you relocate safely with our own in-house immigration division 
  • Access our network of long-term, trusted clients actively looking for foreign language professionals
  • Fast-track your application success through our 1 Stop hub for recruitment in 10 key languages


We recruit in the following languages


  • Arabic
  • Dutch 
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Turkish


We recruit for the following roles

From call centre positions to specialist roles e.g. digital marketing & travel and tourism


  • Finance
  • Marketing  
  • Customer Service
  • IT
  • Digital Marketing 
  • Travel and Tourism