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    Annemarie Beets

    Chief Executive Officer
    With 20 years of experience in Sales and Sales Management, Annemarie is very efficient in managing the First Degree Recruitment Office. She is responsible for running all the business operations but at the same time never neglects looking after the clients and their needs. With a Marketing Degree and many years of experience in the motor industry, she is a force to be reckoned with. She is highly driven has a passion for recruitment. Annemarie puts her heart and soul into the business. She strives for good results and believes in equality. Everyone at First Degree Recruitment loves her positive attitude, enthusiasm and energy. She has a fast paced, results-driven but also people-driven approach to management, which is what contributes to managing the business effectively. For all general business queries and enquiries, please contact Annemarie for assistance. She will go the extra mile to help.

    T: 079 586 8935

    Heilie van Zyl

    Recruitment Manager / Director
    With 16 years of experience in Sales and Marketing (both in the large Corporate and Private sector), Heilie is a great asset to the team. With a calm demeanour, she provides excellent service to our Gauteng Region. With 12 years of motor industry experience Heilie has an excellent understanding of the industry and its requirements. This comes as a great benefit when she is prospecting and searching for potential candidates. She completed her B.Com Honours Degree in Human Resources Management at University of Pretoria, which has given her the insight and ability to understand human behaviour. She is highly skilled at relationship building with clients, organisations and corporate teams. Well educated in all areas of recruitment and hiring. We see Heilie as our own personal motor trade expert consultant. For any questions and assistance on recruitment in the Gauteng Region, Heilie is the one to contact.

    T: 064 582 0278

    Antionette Cloete

    Recruitment consultant – Western Cape and surrounding
    Creative in her recruitment methods, Antoinette ensures that talent is found. With more than 20 years’ experience in recruitment, Antoinette brings with her the love of working with clients and interacting with candidates. She will get to know your business and endeavour to find the best suited talent for your organisation. She has a clear understanding of the goals that an organisation have and with her drive, positivity, and energy she will meet them to the best of her ability. She knows how to interact with companies of all shapes and sizes, and has mastered the ability to be creative and think outside-the-box when dealing with her client’s needs. Antoinette eats, drinks and sleeps Recruitment. She has a clear passion for her work.

    T: 061 243 0138

    Candice Pienaar

    Client/Candidate Consultant - Durban
    I'm a 32 year old woman/mother born and raised in the Eastern Suburbs of Johannesburg. I recently relocated to Durban to be with my family and I'm loving the beautiful sunsets, waves and sand between my toes. I'm a passionate, highly committed and devoted Recruiter with a great love for the work that I do. Being able to change people's lives daily is a thrilling experience. Nothing beats the thrill of a candidate’s enthusiastic “Yes!” to an offer, and an equally pleased hiring manager who just landed a top candidate. I have over 5 years solid experience in the recruitment industry, with scouring as one of my strongest points. I have recruited quality candidates in various industries and sectors. I am driven to deliver only the best quality service for both client and candidate. I believe any goal is achievable even with obstacles in the way.

    T: 073 976 0489

    Taryn Nel

    Recruitment Administrator
    I have 3 years of experience in the recruitment industry, working in different industries as well on many different platforms. I also have about 2 years of experience in HR, in the Motor Industry. Currently, I am able to use all my previous experience and knowledge to assist First Degree Recruitment with their sourcing, CV typing, and administration needs. As well as finding the best suitable candidates for their great job opportunities.

    T: 082 306 4933

    Charmaine Smith

    Recruitment Administrator
    I have 11 years’ experience in the financial industry and have since broadened my horizon into the recruitment industry. I have a strong passion for people and love to build on long lasting business relationships. I thrive to ensure that the perfect candidate is placed to in return provide you with someone that can be an asset to your company. I am thrilled by making a difference in people’s lives by providing them with an acceptance letter. I am extremely passionate and dedicated about recruitment as well as aim to always provide excellent service to both my client and my candidate at all times. I believe in working smart and strive for excellence.

    T: 071 063 3028

    Faith Mkhwanazi

    Client/Candidate Consultant
    Faith has 15 years' experience within recruitment industry. She has an excellent understanding of clients’ and candidates’ needs. Coupled with her broad experience she is efficient, effective, organised, dedicated, great at multi-tasking and passionate in fulfilling her duties and meeting deadlines. Faith is a strong believer of culture fit.
    “It all begins with passion. She has a strong passion for changing people’s lives. If you are not passionate about whatever it is that you do, you will never excel.”

    T: 083 377 1427

    Trish Krause

    Client/Candidate Consultant
    Trish has a Bachelor’s Degree in Labor Relations and Industrial Psychology. During her studies she focused on the behaviour of employees in the workplace to improve the quality of work life and to optimize the productivity and relationships between employer and employee. This is a skill that she incorporates in the recruiting process to ensure a strong match from the start. She has been working in the HR sector for two years and gained experience in talent marketing, human resources practices, sourcing and recruiting on a variety of levels. As a recruiter she takes pride in ensuring that placements are a strong match for all the parties. She is looking to help people to find a career rather than a job.
    She is always striving to bring hundred percent to the workplace, and her goal as a recruiter is to build strong long term, mutually beneficial relationships with candidates and clients. She feels privileged to be a part of the First Degree Recruitment team and helping others to anchor and build a career.

    T: 072 605 8008

    Juanita van der Merwe

    IT Specialist
    Juanita’s passion and love for recruitment, finding that perfect match between client and candidate, sets her and her team apart. With more than 13 years’ experience in the Recruitment Industry, Juanita developed a unique recruitment model which allow us to understand our clients skills requirements and (more importantly) company cultures, introducing candidates that truly fit in and change our clients’ environments. Experienced Business Developer, Account Manager & Recruiter with a demonstrated history of working in the Computer & Information Sciences industry, Programme/Project environment and Executive Placements. Skilled in negotiation, management, interviewing, business development, and recruiting. Juanita is passionate about people, adding value & making a difference.

    T: 073 795 2563