We employ great people who are professional in everything they do and are easy to work with. Our team have joined us from corporate HR and recruitment backgrounds and they all operate as a true extension of our clients, often working within our client’s HR team.

Our Culture:

The elements that go into our core values and culture are what set us apart from the competition.  Simply put, we value our employees and their ideas. The environment we create is one where employees don’t just work for Orchard: They’re hands-on contributors, fostering a company culture that makes them proud. Everyone on the team is encouraged to share thoughts and opinions to move us forward as a company.

We Value:

  • Integrity – We are honest and inspire trust by saying what we mean, delivering on our promises and taking responsibility for our actions
  • Respect  – We respect individuals and value diversity and unique contributions. We foster an open and inclusive environment and treat each person in a manner that reflects our values
  • Open Communication – We trust each other and are open and honest with our communications internally and externally
  • Teamwork – We support each other and are determined to deliver as a team. We are friendly and genuine
  • Customer focus – We put our clients at the center of everything we do and are flexible and creative in our approach to delivering great results

 

Brett Douglas

CEO

Based in Melbourne, Brett has many years of experience in recruitment across a diverse span of industries.  Brett has designed, implemented and overseen the management of a large number of Career Centres in Australia and has become a leading industry expert.   Brett has led “first-time” recruitment outsourcing programs for a diverse range of employers.

Sharon Curtis

PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT

Based in our Melbourne office, Sharon is an experienced recruitment and executive search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business.

Jenny Kim

RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Based in our Melbourne office, Jenny is an experienced recruitment and executive search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business.  Jenny supports a range of our RPO clients with their sourcing requirements.

Andrew Hill

CLIENT SOLUTIONS MANAGER

Based in our Melbourne office, Andrew partners with new and existing clients to develop recruitment strategies, as well as identifying and attracting top talent. Andrew draws upon his diverse industry experience to help clients attract and recruit the best candidates.

Charlotte Williams

SENIOR RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Charlotte is an experienced recruitment specialist who currently works onsite for an Orchard HRO client. Her industry experience spans finance, marketing, telecommunications and consumer products.

Andrew Walpole

RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Andrew currently works onsite at an Orchard HRO client. He has previously worked with other recruitment organisations and large telecommunications firms.

Adrian Dennis

PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT

Based in our Melbourne office, Adrian is an experienced recruitment and executive search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business. Adrian has worked in recruitment-related roles across Australia, Asia, the Middle East and the UK.

Laura Suess

RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Based onsite with a client in Melbourne, Laura is an experienced recruitment and search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business.

Nicky Tatem

PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT

Based in our Sydney office, Nicky is an experienced recruitment and executive search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business. Nicky has broad industry exposure across Technology, Publishing/ Information Services, Environmental Consulting, Healthcare and Professional Services. Her Specialties are: Marketing, Communications, Customer Insight & Analytics, Product Management, Business Analysts, Sales, Consulting, HR, L&D – APAC focus.

Lauren Michaels

RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Based in our Melbourne office, Lauren is an experienced recruitment and search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business.  Lauren supports our RPO clients with their sourcing requirements.

Asher Miller

RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST

Based onsite with a client in Melbourne, Asher is an experienced recruitment and search professional who will help you find the right talent for your business.