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 holds a BA in Industrial Psychology, who has been with the company for 11 years. Both Lisa and Tracy have an in-depth understanding of the staffing needs of this dynamic and challenging sector.
Melissa Asia holds a BTech National Diploma in IT and Business. She is the Recruitment Consultant having been with Action Appointments for 9 years, assisting ably with all recruitment processes and managing Action Appointments social media and website. Melissa also oversees all the administration of the office.
Callum Fraser, Recruitment Officer, holds a BA in English and Economic History which assists him in understanding the requirements of social initiatives and communicating effectively while working on recruitment processes. He also has experience with software engineering and is developing the systems at Action Appointments.
Joy Ngaphu who holds a Honours in African Languages Studies is our Recruitment Assistant. She is responsible for data capturing, reference checking and regretting. Joy keeps our comprehensive data-base up to date as well as other administrative duties.