Welcome - Maree Hayes!

27 April 2021 Kaleb Leeming

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Recruit I.T. Group Ltd announces the appointment of Maree Hayes as General Manager, Wellington.

Recruit I.T. has successfully secured the services of digital and technology recruitment leader Maree Hayes as General Manager, Wellington. Maree adds considerable strength to the team, with her 15 years in digital and technology recruitment in the Wellington market, with the last 6 of those years spent in senior leadership roles with a specific focus on the government market.

Maree’s appointment with Recruit I.T. will enable Director Kaleb Leeming to step back from day to day operations within Recruit I.T. Wellington and to focus on long-term strategic objectives for Recruit I.T. and sister company Enhance – a test automation provider.

‘Maree’s values, ethics, and focus on culture align with our vision of where we want to take technology recruitment in the New Zealand market. Maree’s expertise in inspiring and leading teams, along with a track record of delivering highly scalable resourcing solutions, will allow us to continue to mature our business and bring innovation to the market. We are absolutely delighted to have been able to secure such an incredibly talented and highly respected individual to Recruit I.T.’’
Kaleb Leeming
Director, Recruit I.T.

Maree built her 15-year technology and digital recruitment career in the Wellington market with Absolute IT, and for the last six years’ has led their All of Government business, including leading the delivery of a large outsourced solution. Maree has developed a passion and skillset for ensuring an exceptional recruitment service. She has a remarkable ability to ensure that customers and candidates remain at the forefront of any innovation and service offered.

‘My passion is people and ensuring that a culture of honesty and empowerment is developed, which ensures that we provide the best possible recruitment experience as a business. With my expertise in developing talent solutions and synergy with Recruit I.T.’s values, coupled with their appetite for innovation, we can ensure we remain at the forefront of the Wellington market.

I am very excited to be joining the Recruit I.T. family and working closely with Kaleb and our Wellington team to continue to lead the industry in providing quality and innovative resourcing solutions to the market.’’
Maree Hayes
General Manager, Wellington, Recruit I.T.

‘’Recruit I.T. welcome Maree into our family and are excited about our continued investment into the Wellington market. The recent global events have put further strain on the market, with a significant skills shortage in the tech industry. We are looking forward to supporting New Zealand businesses in developing strategies to attract and retain the best digital and technology talent and, as always, putting quality at the centre of everything we do.’’
Kaleb Leeming
Director, Recruit I.T.

Maree will be working alongside Recruit I.T. Auckland’s General Manager, Noel Hassapladakis, where they will be jointly responsible for driving the delivery of the Recruit I.T. business across the New Zealand market. The Board of Recruit I.T. are delighted with Maree’s appointment and are excited by her passion, values, and ideas and look forward to further accelerating the business forward.

To all our loyal clients and candidates, join us in giving Maree a warm welcome to the Recruit I.T. family. You can contact Maree directly on 027 248 2080 or email her at maree@recruitit.co.nz.

Recruit I.T. is a leading New Zealand owned and operated recruitment business specialising in Technology, Digital & Business Transformation, and with offices in Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch.