Candidate Manager – Legal Recruitment
Bachelor of Business (BBA) – Human Resources
Karen is one of Ablethorpe Recruitment’s Candidate Managers, assisting with all aspects of the day-to-day business operations of Ablethorpe Recruitment as well as assisting lawyers in their job search both domestically and internationally.
Karen works with Stuart Ablethorpe, assisting with day to day tasks as well as the wider team in supporting them to ensure a seamless recruitment experience for our clients and candidates.
Karen assists our candidates by conducting interviews, shortlisting candidates, coordinating interviews, arranging for interview preparation and training, as well as conducting references and assisting in the management and negotiation of offers.
Karen also takes role briefs from clients and manages client relationships.
Karen has over 20 years experience within agency and in-house recruitment environments.
She has worked as an administrator, candidate manager, personal assistant, office manager, supervisor, recruiter and recruitment reporting analyst.
Karen completed her Bachelor of Business Administration – Human Resources at Monash University in 1998.
Karen’s recruitment experience includes involvement in the following recruitment assignments –
|Bupa||Various Senior Legal positions|
|Bupa||Head of Employee Relations|
|Gadens||Senior Associate – Planning & Environment|
|Hall & Wilcox||Senior Knowledge Lawyer|
|Herbert Smith Freehills||Lawyer|
|HSF||Solicitor – Corporate TMT|
|KHQ||Senior Associate – Workplace Relations & Safety|
|LaTrobe Financial||Legal Counsel|
|Metro Trains||Senior In-house Lawyer x 2|
|Moray & Agnew||Lawyer|
|PMY Group||Senior Legal Counsel|
|Port of Melbourne||Senior Legal Counsel|
|Sustainability Victoria||Team Leader Legal Advisory|
|Toyota||Senior Corporate Solicitor|
|Viva Energy||Lawyer & Senior Legal Counsel|
Read what clients and candidates have to say about Karen here.