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Kate Grob

Kate Grob

Newcastle, New South Wales

A senior recruitment specialist with over 19 years experience recruiting for National and International recruitment agencies.

Focus
Accounting / Finance Admin / Office Support Customer Support
Hourly rate
175 AUD
Avg project cost
$2,625
8 reviews
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Experience:
One of the most important areas of an organisation and also one of the most under rated. Admin support covers a broad range of roles and a diverse range of candidates and Kate fully understands not one size fits all. Kate works solidly to find that "two way street" matching both the clients and the candidates needs to ensure a successful placement.
Roles hired:
EA's and PA's Administration Officers Office Managers Receptionists Strata and Property Managers
Clients:
Auscoal Centrelink NIB AAMI Nationwide Superannuation Fund
Experience:
A banking background combined with 19 years recruitment experience Kate develops strong client relationships to achieve what she calls 'best fit' recruitment, which is based not only on skills, attitude, experience and qualifications but what suits each individual client's needs and company culture.
Roles hired:
Financial Accountants Managment Accountants Chartered Accountants Financial Planners and Paraplanners Branch Managers Mortgage Lenders Accounts and Payroll Clerks
Clients:
Auscoal Superannuation Ord Minnett Politis Investments St George Bank Hunter United Credit Union Nationwide Superannuation Fund JSA Investments
Experience:
These roles are critical to a company's image and Kate is highly experienced in wading through mountains of resumes, phone screening and interviewing to find that "perfect match". She is also very experienced in high volume recruitments and working closely with organisations to develop the right assessment tools.
Roles hired:
Call Centre operators inbound and outbound Member Service Officers Client Services Customer Service Officer Account Managers
Clients:
Centrelink NIB AAMI Onesteel Auscoal Hunter Wine Selectors

Where I work...

Physically
Newcastle, New South Wales
Virtually
Nope! I prefer to focus on roles in the same physical location.

Kate’s new business model for recruitment makes it cost effective for us to outsource some of our recruitment needs. She takes the time to learn and understand our business to find candidates with not only the skills we need but the attributes to fit with our culture."

Melissa Wells Auscoal Services Pty Ltd, Head of People and Culture, LinkedIn profile

As an ongoing client of Kate's, I always seek her assistance with our recruitment needs as I know Kate will find the time to fully understand our needs and will only select and present candidates for our opportunities that suit these needs. I value Kate's professional, proactive and open approach.".

Sonya Anderson PSI Group, Executive - People and Performance, 

"Kate is the one recruiter who understands our needs and perseveres with us to find the right candidate to fit with our business in a very tight market."

Alison Perrott Ord Minnett, Branch Manager, 

"I have worked with Kate Grob for several years and I am impressed with the specialised service she gives to each client and candidate. Her primary focus is to match the best candidate for client positions available therefore ensuring precise selection leading to retention. Her aim is a Win/Win solution for all parties. I recommend Kate Grob for her professionalism and expertise in all recruitment solutions."

Barbara Lane Barbara Lane Consultancy, Consultant, 

"I have dealt with Kate in her role as a recruitment consultant for over 20 years. She is an excellent judge of character,screens applicants very closely and consistently delivers high quality candidates

Earl Rennie Newcastle Permanent Building Society, 

"Kate is a true professional, with an excellent rapport with clients and candidates alike. She is highly skilled in sourcing and attracting quality candidates, exceeding your expectations in a timely manner. I would highly recommend Kate for all of your staffing needs".

Nina Stewart Arrium Mining Co, Attraction and Seleection Consultant, 

"Kate from Savvy Staffing is very professional in her approach and has been excellent in the recruitment of several staff for my business. She tailors the plan to meet the businesses needs and budget. I highly recommend Kate".

Helen Ogle Who Printing, Managing Director, 

I first met Kate when I applied for a position (successfully). On another occasion Kate helped me make contacts in a new business network and recommended the perfect marketing consultant for my needs. Kate's deep knowledge and experience in recruitment, plus the creative suggestions she makes for work and collaboration keep Kate at the top of my mind for placements".

Brendon Sidebottom Heffron Consulting, Technical Development Manager, 
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Positions held:
Casual Recruiter 2009 - 2012
Managing Director 2009 - 2013
Senior Consultant 2004 - 2009
Senior Consultant 1994 - 2004

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