Kyle Karpinski-Bell

kyleOffice and Candidate Manager – Legal

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Applied Social Science (Dip.)

Kyle is Ablethorpe Recruitment’s Office Manager and Candidate Manager, 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.

Practice Specialisation

Kyle works with our candidates closely to understand their individual skills, attributes and experience sets, with the aim to matching applicants with roles that are in alignment with long-term career ambitions and objectives. Kyle will assist candidates in their whole job search process from the preparation and crafting of CVs, to coordinating interviews, arranging for interview preparation and training, as well as conducting references and assisting in the management and negotiation of any offers.

Kyle is also integral to running our international recruitment and agency affiliate programs and job marketing to the UK, USA, Continental Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa as well as our national roles outside Victoria.

Professional Experience

Kyle has worked in law firms in WA, VIC and NSW since 2008. She considers herself to be a “people person” and puts a strong focus on client and candidate service and really understanding what both parties are looking to achieve. She appreciates that giving top attention to detail in her work makes everyone’s life easier.

Kyle completed her studies in Applied Social Sciences in 2014.

Recruitment Experience

Kyle’s recruitment experience includes involvement in the following recruitment assignments –

Client Role
Melbourne Airport Legal Counsel
Australian Cricket Association General Counsel
Quintessential Equity Senior Legal Counsel
WIPRO Legal Counsel
Brookfield Multiplex Legal Counsel
Gilbert & Tobin Litigation Lawyer
Connective General Counsel
Toyota In-House Legal Counsel – Insurance
Toyota In-House Legal Counsel – Employment
Toyota In-House Legal Counsel – Corporate x2
DibbsBarker Senior Property Lawyer
DibbsBarker Insolvency & Litigation Lawyer
KHQ Lawyers Special Counsel – Property
Essendon Fields Senior Legal Counsel – Property
Perpetual Ltd Legal Counsel – Wills & Estates
Jemena In-House Legal Counsel
RB Flinders Corporate Lawyers
Bespoke Senior Property Lawyer
Bernie O’Sullivan Lawyers Senior Litigation Lawyer

Read what clients and candidates have to say about Kyle here.