Stories from our people

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How working in recruitment helps me to make a difference

Gijs van Bakel has always wanted a career where he could affect positive change. Hear his career journey from psychiatric nurse to recruitment consultant, what he loves about recruiting in the Eindhoven market and why working for Robert Walters enables him to make a difference.
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Why moving home to Indonesia was good for my career

Karina Saridewi worked as an in-house accountant in Los Angeles before moving back to Indonesia in 2011 to build her finance career. Now a manager in our commerce finance and legal division, Karina shares why moving home to Indonesia was the right choice for her career.
Adam Woolley

What does it take to succeed in recruitment?

After working for recruitment firms in the UK, Adam Woolley decided to take his career stateside, joining Robert Walters New York in 2017 as an executive recruiter.
joey-latayada

Recruitment careers in Japan

Joey Latayada is a recruitment consultant at Robert Walters Japan in Tokyo, specialising in the recruitment of IT professionals for multinational businesses. We asked him to share his global move and what he loves about working in Japan.
suzanne feeney

From consultant to director

Suzanne Feeney joined Robert Walters Ireland as a recruitment consultant in 2007 and now is our Director for Legal, Compliance, Funds, Business Support and Financial Services Divisions. She discusses culture and career progression opportunities in our Irish office.
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Recruitment careers in Ireland

Looking for a new challenge? A recruitment career with Robert Walters offers excellent earning potential and the opportunity to work with leading brands. Hear more about the benefits of working in recruitment and our opportunities in Ireland.
Yaamini Pillay

How I made the move into management

What does it take to move into management? Yaamini Pillay joined Robert Walters as a consultant in 2013. She now manages our commerce contracting division in Singapore. Yaamini shares her career journey and reveals how grit, determination and self-belief has helped her to progress.
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Building a recruitment career in Zurich

Rebecca Clark developed her recruitment career in London, Hong Kong and Singapore before joining Robert Walters in 2015. We asked her to share her career journey and why she thinks Switzerland is an exciting market for ambitious recruitment professionals.
virginie-verschooris

From interim management to recruitment

After eleven years as an HR interim manager, Virginie Verschooris decided to utilise her expertise in a new career challenge, joining Robert Walters interim management division in our Brussels office last year.

Working in Japan

Meri Koda

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Long-term careers

Olly shares his story from consultant to CEO

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Changing careers

Nick Dunnett

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