Kathy started her career in recruitment in 1999 working extensively with Engineering Consultancies in the water industry. This fast -paced contractor environment developed her key skillset and she was quickly promoted to head up her own divisions.
Kathy approaches every candidate with curiosity and a genuine desire to build long term relationships. With a keen interest in career development she is driven to explore potential opportunities and offer guidance.
Her transparent and open nature puts candidates at ease. A commitment to facilitating their career move is evident in all her communications. Kathy’s belief that if a candidate is willing to share their aspirations, you are in the privileged position of responsibility to help with their search.
Networking fascinates her, helping to build a picture of not only the candidate but the culture of the client and the surrounding team.
Kathy is also a Director of their family construction company. Her business exposure makes her acutely aware of the importance of nurturing and sustaining client relationships. Instilled with core values of accountability, endeavour and integrity she takes great pride in her proactive business dealings.
Kathy is head of research at Alan Mitchell and as such is often the first point of contact for our candidates.