Senior Appointment for Kelly Services' Commercial Team
Wednesday, 2 March 2011
Kelly Services, a world leading provider of recruitment and workforce solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Leesa Rawlings to the newly created role of Director of Permanent Recruitment Commercial and in doing so complete the senior management structure within the Kelly Services Commercial team.
Ms Rawlings will transfer to Australia from the Kelly Services Singapore office where she currently holds the position of Operations Director.
Penny O’Reilly, General Manager Kelly Services, said this appointment is a major milestone in the transformation process Kelly Services has undertaken over the past 12 months, and heralds a new phase focused on strategic growth in specialist areas of the market.
“I’m particularly excited to make this appointment, not only because of Leesa’s undeniable level of experience and demonstrated performance but also because I believe this role is absolutely critical to ensuring the long-term growth and success of Kelly Services in Australia,” Ms O’Reilly said.
In her new Australian based role, Ms Rawlings will be responsible for driving specialisation, innovation and best practice across Kelly Services permanent recruitment commercial teams at a national level.
Ms Rawlings will also focus on developing new products, services and marketing initiatives within the permanent commercial team and identifying new opportunities in line with Kelly Services’ growth expectations of the commercial business.
“Leesa brings over 22 years recruitment and management experience across varied clients, industries and countries. She has held leadership roles with global recruitment firms and has both operational and regional management experience in all aspects of recruitment, training and selection. We look forward to the direction and influence that she will bring to the team and the success that will drive,” Ms O’Reilly said.
Leesa Rawlings will join Kelly Services Australia on 2 May.
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