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Amanda Whalen

Amanda Whalen

Brisbane, Queensland

I love what I do, and it shows in my performance and my results.

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150 AUD
Avg project cost
8 reviews
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9 projects $1,311 average cost
I began my working life in the Futures Market which led to my promotion to Money Market Manager for a leading stockbroking firm. My knowledge, experience and skills enabled me to work as both an agency and on-site recruiter placing accounting and finance professionals in a range of industries.
Roles hired:
Finance Director Financial Controller Qualified Accountant (CA/CPA) Assistant Accountant Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable
Macquarie Group Westfield Lend Lease Optus Mallesons Overells KPMG Baker Mackenzie Allens Arthur Robinson Deloitte
2 projects $1,206 average cost
I have worked in a variety of organisations including finance, accounting and travel, both in Australia and overseas. For more than 12 years I have worked in recruitment, assisting in placing office support and administrative staff, predominantly into the top tier finance and professional services firms. These exacting roles demand a thorough understanding of the nature of the role and of a client's business and its culture.
Roles hired:
Office Manager Administration Assistant Executive Assistant Customer Service Representatives
Macquarie Group Westfield Tech Pacific Optus Credit Suisse Deloitte KPMG Lend Lease
With knowledge gained from recruiting Recruitment Professionals, I have expanded my portfolio to include broader HR positions. Adding HR has proved to be both challenging and satisfying. My focus is not solely on matching skills to the role but also on finding the right person for the company.
Roles hired:
HR Manager Recruitment Consultant HR Coordinator
Chandler Macleod Robert Walters Macquarie Group Domain Principal Group James Frizelles Motors
24 projects $1,589 average cost
Roles hired:
Helpdesk Support Coordinator Junior Systems Engineer Senior Systems Engineer Network Administrator IT Administrator
Freshmethod IT Evolve IT I Know IT Infotech Solutions Techware C3 Group Secure Access Grassroots IT

Where I work...

Brisbane, Queensland
Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast
I have extensive experience recruiting in rural and remote regions within Australia and more recently recruited roles in Sydney and Melbourne. I am comfortable consulting with clients Australia wide.

Amanda is an exceptional addition to our team. Quite simply we couldn't grow our team the way we are without her.

Ben Love Founder, Managing Director, Grassroots IT, LinkedIn profile

Superb experience. Can't recommend Amanda highly enough.

Ben Love Founder, Managing Director, Grassroots IT, LinkedIn profile

Amanda was great to deal with, secured a good shortlist of candidates on a pretty tight timeline. HIghly recommended.


Amanda has been extreamly professional and a pleasure to deal with. Thanks to Amanda for the excellent result in recruiting Natalie for us.

Jonathan Allen Business Manager, Secure Access Pty Ltd, 

great job Amanda. saved us lots of time and effort, and a great result

david overell director, Overells, 

Fantastic service as per usual by Amanda. We received some great candidates and employed a terrific individual.

Nick Moran Managing Director, Evolve IT Australia, 

Very happy with the Amanda and the RecruitLoop process.

Peter Hood Technical Sales Director, C3 Group, 

Having tried various other recruitment strategies to attempt to source and interview candidates for Technician positions, we found that with Amanda’s assistance at RecruitLoop we were able to widen our search and assess candidates more thoroughly than ever before.

Megan McKenzie Group HR Manager, James Frizelle's Automotive Group, 
Positions held:
National Recruitment Consultant 2009 - 2012
On Site Recruitment Consutlant Macquarie Group 2005 - 2009
Senior Recruiter 2004 - 2005
Senior Recruiter - Accounting 2001 - 2004
Charles Sturt University 2011
James Cook University 1993

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