Meet the Team

Kiwi Recruitment are proud of the team we’ve created over the last four years. We are an enthusiastic group of skilled individuals who are dedicated to achieving the best service they can offer. The Kiwi office holds a friendly nature at its heart; striving to deliver first class service whilst treating each candidate and client as an individual. We aim to find candidates work tailored to their own specific needs and desires and find clients the best workforce they can ask for. Meet our brilliant Kiwi crew below.

Brendon Cook Managing Director

Brendon is a determined and highly motivated person. He takes the job seriously but is able to see things in perspective which makes him quite easy-going to work with.

Jenny Oliva Branch Manager

Jenny has 19 years of experience in the recruitment industry and has relocated from Chiswick to West Sussex. She specializes in commercial recruitment(with 15 years management experience) and is passionate about animals.

Sharon Hodgetts Service Coordinator

Sharon has been in recruitment for more years than she cares to remember. She is a Service Coordinator for the company, using her experience to assist consultants on a day to day basis.

Sam Hickman Hospitality & Catering Consultant

Sam joined Kiwi in June 2018 and hasn't looked back! With basic recruitment experience already, he felt that Kiwi would be a great place to build on that experience. In his spare time, Sam plays football and has taken up golf recently.

Rebecca Burrell Temporary Consultant

Rebecca has been with Kiwi since October, and has been loving every second of it. She is one of our Temporary Consultants, and she fills her spare time with a vast amount of hobbies (including acting, singing and photography).

Ioana Palosanu Junior IT Technician

Ioana has been with Kiwi Recruitment since October 2015, starting out as an Apprentice in Social Media for Business. She is now a Junior IT Technician at the company, working around her degree. In her spare time she enjoys playing lacrosse. 

Christine Gilchrist Branch Administrator

Christine has more than 40 years of Admin experience, and joined Kiwi Recruitment back in September 2019 as one of our Branch Administrators. In her spare time, Christine loves to travel as much as she can.

Doug Ramsay Catering and Hospitality Consultant

Doug spent the last decade working as a chef in various establishments, from 2 rosette restaurants to busy hotels in Cornwall. Doug has a huge passion for the Hospitality Industry, and loves helping to keep it moving forward by providing the industry with the top chefs.

Dennis Hayes Payroll Manager

Dennis is the payroll admin/apprentice for Kiwi and his role is to process the payroll for our external candidates each week. Dennis is currently studying for the AAT Level 3 payroll apprentice qualification and hopes to progress onto further courses in payroll.

Caitlin McCann Branch Administrator

Caitlin joined Kiwi in September of 2019. Whilst new to recruitment, Caitlin has a degree in Fashion Image and Branding. She works at Kiwi as the Receptionist and Branch Administrator, whilst also putting her degree to use by helping with marketing. If you pop in to Kiwi to register Caitlin is likely to be the friendly face here to greet you.

Ellie Baldwin Marketing Assistant

Ellie has put her degree in English and Creative Writing to good use since joining Kiwi in June 2019. Ellie deals with the marketing here at Kiwi; writing content and copy for the website and social media, among other tasks. Also working for our Managing Directors other business ventures as a Content Writer, it’s lucky that writing is one of Ellie’s strong passions.

Come Work With Us

Kiwi Recruitment understands that enjoying your work can have a huge effect on your life. This is something we live by in every aspect. We aim to ensure every individual that comes through our agency is paired with a job they love. In turn, we make sure all our staff love their job too! We are proud to offer many benefits to our staff. From Gin Fridays, to a generous holiday allowance, there is much to rave about working at Kiwi.

The list of benefits also comprises of:

  • Team lunches every 8 weeks
  • Commission based incentives where applicable
  • Annual team holidays (somewhere sunny and exotic!)
  • Team outings, i.e. Oktoberfest in London
  • Your birthday off
  • A Kiwi Special’ – where staff get to choose between starting at 10am or 12pm, and finishing at 3pm or 4pm on 4 days each year.
  • Much more

Sound good? We think so! Get in touch with the Kiwi team at [email protected] to see what vacancies we have going.

BrendonMeet the Team