Equine Veterinary Surgeon (m/f/d)

We are a leading international recruitment consultancy headquartered near Munich, Germany, specializing in the field of animal health, veterinary medicine and agriculture. We are currently looking for an

Equine Veterinary Surgeon (m/f/d)

for a specialist equine veterinary clinic in Northern Germany (Schleswig-Holstein)

Your role:

  • You will be practising equine veterinary medicine and specialising in surgery, including colic surgery and might also perform minimally invasive surgery
  • Your day-to-day work will include driving and providing treatment including mares/gynaecology, dentistry and vaccinations
  • On your request, you may also take on the role of Managing Director
  • You will be closely collaborating with referring colleagues
  • You will be extending the clinic's vet client base for referrals for operations
  • You will be providing training to your veterinary colleagues on an ongoing basis
  • You will be leading a team of approx. 10 staff
  • Your supervisor will be the clinic's present managing director until the role's handover
  • Your place of work will be the clinic in Schleswig-Holstein and the surrounding region


  • You have a degree in veterinary medicine, specialising in equine medicine and have a passion for horses
  • You will already have several years experience working in different equine veterinary practices or clinics
  • You enjoy performing surgery, are a successful surgeon and interested in horses suffering from colic and their treatment
  • Your training and experience includes all of the classical areas of equine medicine
  • You are able to identify opportunities and have the skills and capacity needed for creative action
  • You enjoy interacting with others, have an easy manner and are easy to approach
  • You are able to and skilled at communicating in German

What we offer:

The equine clinic in question is quite unique and comparatively small which allows you to take a gradual approach to your professional development. With your experience and knowledge, you have the possibility to grow in the role of managing director. You will be asked to help manage the group as well as vets and staff on site when and if required. The clinic provides the opportunity to become a specialist vet. You will also be able to collaborate with and enter into a professional exchange with other colleagues from other veterinary practices and clinics. This will enable you to develop your own approaches, set targets and turn the clinic into a regional competence centre. The clinic has an operating theatre, stable units and lunging hall, laboratory, an experienced team and excellent reputation, thus making it a perfect platform for realising your long-term plans. It's location near the coast and city make it attractive to both families as well as individuals.

Your first point of contact is Dr. Mareike von Eichhain, which can be contacted at Tel. +49 8178 9986410.

To apply, please email a comprehensive application (covering letter, CV, desired salary and earliest starting date) to application@hardenberg-consulting.com, including the reference TG1876412.


Stellenangebot / Job offer TG1876412