ACTION APPOINTMENTS, OPERATING THROUGHOUT SOUTH AFRICA AND MANY OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES FOR ALMOST A QUARTER OF A CENTURY, IS THE FIRST SOUTH AFRICAN RECRUITMENT AGENCY FOCUSING EXCLUSIVELY ON PLACEMENTS IN THE NGO AND DEVELOPMENT SECTOR.
WHAT WE DO
We provide a unique specialist service, assisting clients to source the perfect candidates for key roles in organisations focused on improving the lives of the most vulnerable and marginalised people in South Africa and across the African continent.
Our comprehensive database of development professionals is continuously updated, enabling us to source suitable, available candidates quickly and effectively.
WHO WE ARE
Our team is headed up by Lisa Garson, the founding Executive Director of Action Appointments with 27 years of development recruitment experience and the Director: Recruitment and Operations, Tracy Lee Nyman, who has been with the company for almost 10 years. Both Lisa and Tracy have an in-depth understanding of the staffing needs of this dynamic and challenging sector.
Melissa Asia, Recruitment Officer, has been with Action Appointments for almost 7 years, assisting ably with all recruitment processes and managing Action Appointments social media and website. Melissa also oversees all the administration of the office.
Sibongile Nyali is our Administrative Officer, recruited from Action Volunteers Africa (AVA), a youth employment NGO founded by Action Appointments in 2012. Sibongile is responsible for data capturing; keeping our comprehensive data-base up to date as well as other administrative duties.
Olwethu Magona is our new Administrative Intern, assisting the Administrative Officer with the day to day running of Action Appointments. Olwethu is a graduate of AVA’s Work for Progress Programme.