+27 21 035 1431 info@newrecruit.co.za



As the founder member of New Recruit Consulting, Paola started working in the field of recruitment in 2001 after a successful career as National Sales Manager with Telefunken South Africa, a consumer electronics leader. A former high school Biology and Phys Ed teacher, she soon was attracted into the world of business and crafted a successful sales focused career. Not long after she moved to Cape Town, she took up the role as GM in a well-respected financial labour broking firm in Cape Town and later as GM of an advertising and response management business. New Recruit Consulting was founded on professional practice principles that focus on “all things recruitment” with an emphasis on:

  • Headhunting and vacancy fulfillment (placements)
  • Recruitment skills training programs for Line Managers
  • Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)
  • Consulting services, recruitment projects

Through this model, she has built a reputation for being a subject matter expert and has developed unique and custom designed recruitment services for her clients.



Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist


With almost 10 years in the recruitment industry, Katarina has worked for companies both in the UK and South Africa which have enabled her to develop her comprehensive knowledge in today’s fast-paced recruitment environment. Her experience spans widely across industries (logistics, financial services, online training, manufacturing, etc.) and at different levels from MD to Sales Trainees. She is a highly resourceful, enthusiastic and award winning individual with proven recruitment successes nationally and internationally. With an International Master Degree in Scientific Human Nutrition, Katarina is quick to grasp both what is required and at what level. She has real passion for people and her ability to entice a passive candidate market and communicate the new opportunity compellingly, has led to her many successes.




Recruitment Consultant


Ronell is an experienced Recruitment Consultant and Account Manager, with a career in the recruitment industry spanning over 10 years at both Agency and Company level, where she has refined the craft of matching top candidates with local, national and international companies alike.
As a skilled generalist recruiter, she has had successes in various industries and disciplines, the best of which include, Human Resources, Financial Services (banking and insurance), Engineering, Information Technology, Contact Centre, Hospitality, Transport & Logistics, Media, Marketing, FMCG, Legal, Property, Retail, Procurement and Blue Collar.
Ronell has been commended by clients and candidates alike for her professionalism, dedication and integrity, and for always going the extra mile.




Recruitment Administrator


A recent Organisational Psychology graduate, Nurunisa has a strong passion for people in the workplace. This passion grew through her studies which focused on understanding the needs of both employees and organisations, and how to optimise the performance of both. In her final year of studies, she worked part-time with a national retailer, Exclusive Books. She spent her time there learning the business and adding value to the recruitment strategy and process. She did this by designing and implementing a competency-based interview guide. Nurunisa would like to hone her skills and develop her career to become a global head hunter.


Over the last 24 months happy clients include


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