Mrs Julie Kerin, HB Group’s Managing Director, is a highly qualified and experienced Recruiter, Trainer and Business Manager. She purchased the business in January 2002 and has a vision to further grow and develop HB throughout the Darling Downs region, and to date, has seen it go from strength to strength. Julie holds the following qualifications:
* Degree in Vocational Education & Training from Charles Sturt University
* Diploma in Management
* Certificate IV in Training & Assessment
* Diploma in Business (Small Business Management)
Julie is extremely committed to the ongoing development of partnerships with her clients. She likes to take a “hands-on” approach to the business, and actively participates in recruitment and consulting activities, particularly at the senior and executive levels.
As Recruitment Manager at HB Recruitment for over 16 years, Anne has an enviable reputation within the recruitment industry for consistently delivering a personalised and comprehensive service to both clients and candidates. Anne currently manages all Preferred Supplier Arrangements for HB Recruitment including the SOA for Qld Government which HB has held since 1995.
Other roles include management of the Recruitment Room; Executive Recruitment; Psychometric / Psychological testing and assessment, overseeing HR and outplacement services. Anne is a Certified Recruitment Consultant and Accredited Psychometric Assessment Administrator (Genesys systems) and also holds a Diploma in Human Resources (current) and Associate Diploma in Business. As Anne’s ongoing professional development, she attends regular workshops and seminars facilitated by the Recruitment & Consulting Services Association, Commerce Queensland, Australian Institute of Management and the Australian Human Resource Institute. Having grown up in the region, Anne has hands-on knowledge of what is happening in recruitment in this region and a good understanding of the local community and its people.
Joining the HB Group team in 2017, Suellen Mackay is our Accounts Administrator and Payroll Officer. As well as looking after our accounts, Suellen also maintains and processes payroll services for a number of clients each week. Suellen has extensive experience in the accounts and payroll field with over 15 years’ experience.
Prior to this, Suellen was the Accounts Manager to a highly successful family-owned business for many years. She has a proven track record of delivering outcomes in challenging situations and has excellent people skills and uses them to engage all stakeholders in order to deliver outcomes. These skills combined with her leadership ability enable her to quickly develop a rapport with all levels to produce outcomes. Suellen displays a high degree of initiative and has a proactive attitude and possesses excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.