Meet The Team
Jolene Graham – Branch Manager
Helen Payne – Operations Manager
Jolene has been in the recruitment industry for over 15 years specialising in IT and Freight. Originally from Johannesburg, she has been in Durban since 2003 and lives for the work life balance that Durban is renowned for. Jolene’s management style is very hands-on and she is involved in every aspect of her teams’ recruitment process.
Helen comes from a strong Operations and Financial background and she is the Mom of the Branch! Efficient, detail orientated and methodical, she is the key support of our branch. Her laugh is infectious and you can always count on her to keep things bubbly and fun!
As a team, Jolene and Helen believe that positive thoughts breed successful results. Attitude is everything and there is always a solution! Our office culture, although a pressurised environment, is open, innovative and light hearted with lots of laughter!
Kelly McGee – Senior IT Recruiter
Her strengths are her ability to solve problems and she is extremely thorough. Kelly has a great sense of humour and is the social butterfly of the team! Her children are her cats and she’s a slightly neurotic cat mom!
Karen Joubert – Senior IT Recruiter
Karen’s family keeps her grounded and reading, movies, entertaining and laughing with good friends are food for her soul!
Claire Logan – Senior Freight Recruiter
Claire is also a bird enthusiast and is often referred to as “the crazy bird lady” to which she likes to respond “you say that like it’s a bad thing!” Claire likes to look at the brighter side of life and tends to leave her candidates feeling the same way.
Amber Nielsen – Freight Recruiter
Amber is an enthusiastic animal rescuer, putting her heart and soul into the well-being of all animals, going as far as bringing a baby duck to the office!
Sharon Erasmus – Office Administrator
Sharon is a soft spoken, honest and down to earth person who believes in success through hard work and dedication. Her work life gives her a sense of achievement which she believes is very important for her wellbeing.
Sharon enjoys participating in family get-togethers and her favourite pastime is to watch movies, spend time outdoors and cooking.
Jess Jenkinson – Social Media Administrator
Jess loves IT and was elected into her residence’s house committee as the IT representative during her second year of studies at UCT. She has a passion for communication through media particularly in the digiscape. She has an inquisitive mind and is constantly asking questions and reading up on new things.
Jess is dedicated and focused to set and achieve digital marketing strategies and goals of RecruiTech. She enjoys spending time with her two Jack Russell crosses, Peanut and Butters.