"I have a passion and personal interest in the Healthcare industry which I use to expand my knowledge."

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"I have a passion and personal interest in the Healthcare industry which I use to expand my knowledge in order to improve my service and meet both candidate and client expectations."

Why did you decide to enter in the recruitment industry?

To be frank, I stumbled upon this field like many other recruiters out there. But I stuck with it because the feeling of empowering candidates to achieve their career goals and guiding clients towards their business objectives is a rush like no other.

"I have had a passion for health since I can remember!"

What was it about healthcare that appealed to you?

Joining HPG was a no-brainer for me. It gives me the opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the healthcare industry, even if it's in a small but significant way.

Tell us about your most memorable role placement. What were the challenges and achievements ?

Choosing just one is tough, but I vividly remember sourcing a unique candidate who was a perfect fit for a role, and seeing them thrive in that position still brings me immense satisfaction.

What education background do you have that helps you with your current job?

My academic background includes a BSc in Nutrition & Food Consumer Sciences from the University of Reading, UK. It has given me the necessary skills to understand clients' and candidates' needs and provide effective solutions.

Why a client or candidate should work with you?

Working with me comes with an added value of ethical, transparent, and strategic guidance. I believe in building enduring relationships, and I am committed to delivering top-notch results for every assignment.

Your personal Advice for Candidates

Let me be blunt, the key to acing an interview is preparation. Know your strengths and weaknesses, hone your communication skills, practice behavioural-based questions, research the company, and make sure you can explain why you're the perfect candidate for the job.

Specialising in

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Administration and Business Support
  • ​Fran has been 100% supportive of me since I've been looking for new work opportunities. She provides me with useful interview tips and follows up with clients for feedback after attending the interview. She is very patient and does her best to secure a job for me. I feel so blessed to have an opportunity to receive Fran's professional advice and service.

    Finance Officer
    Finance Officer , Technology Company
  • ​I recently worked with Fran to help me recruit for a new finance position. Despite the challenging market, Fran really listened to our requirements and went above and beyond to identify candidates with excellent experience and who would also be a great fit for our organisation. She is always very professional, very responsive and a pleasure to work with.

    Finance Manager
    Finance Manager , Medical Devices Company
  • ​Francesca is one of the best recruitment professionals I have ever worked with. Instead of the common fluffy approach recruiters use, she is direct and effective, knows what she is doing very well, and does meet deadlines. Additionally, she is very personable, communicates very well, and has lovely manners.

    Project Manager
    Project Manager , Medical Devices Company
  • ​Fran is fantastic at what she does. She is very professional in her dealings, easily approachable and has the best interests for her clients. She helped me with my current role and I strongly recommend her services. Wish you all the best Fran!

    Legal Counsel
    Legal Counsel , Global Hygiene, Health and Nutrition Company
  • ​Fran has been absolutely amazing in finding the right opportunity for the right talent. She has a great understanding of the Australian job market, and makes sure that the candidate and organisation are a good fit not just work wise, but also culturally. Through my job search process, Fran was extremely professional, kept me in the loop throughout the hiring process and was always available to provide direction and guidance. All the best and keep up the good work!

    Senior Finance Business Partner
    Senior Finance Business Partner , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Fran is very friendly, supportive and efficient! If you are looking for a job in healthcare industry, you can count on her!

    Sales Operations Analyst
    Sales Operations Analyst , Global Healthcare Logistics & Medical Supplies Company
  • ​Francesca is an excellent recruitment consultant. She provides valuable insights and enough information for aspirants to do the best in their interviews and recruitment process. Francesca is very supportive, motivating, and highly professional. She quickly understood the kind of role I was looking for, recognising my Data Science strengths and putting me forward for exactly the right job in the field. She was always there to help throughout the process. I could not recommend Francesca more highly.

    Machine Learning & Data Engineer
    Machine Learning & Data Engineer , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Francesca was an immense help from the very beginning. She took the time to really get to know me as a person and understood my strengths and what I was looking for in the next phase of my career. Francesca helped narrow down roles which played to my strengths and was guiding and supporting me through the interview process.

    Senior Business Intelligence & Insights Analyst
    Senior Business Intelligence & Insights Analyst , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​I have had the pleasure of engaging with Francesca as a client for a number of years and she has successfully placed a few roles in my team during that time. I have always been impressed with Francesca's professionalism and how she took time to understand your recruitment needs. Understanding the roles you are recruiting and the culture of the team and the business are critical in identifying the right candidates and this helps reduced the time interviewing candidates that are not the right fit. I also appreciated her follow ups as she had the perfect balance of following up in order to keep things moving but not being "over the top" with follow ups. I would recommend Francesca as a recruitment partner.

    Finance Director
    Finance Director , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​In the role of recruitment consultant, Fran has exhibited professionalism in working with candidates and prospective employers, appropriately matching candidate profiles with job specifications. Fran keeps people engaged, comfortable and trusted. She goes out of her way to ensure the authenticity of the candidate's references. When there is a delay or an issue with the recruitment process, Fran keeps things in check, communicates clearly and effectively in a pleasant manner. I recommend Fran's professional service to a candidate or a client.

    Commercial Finance Manager
    Commercial Finance Manager , Animal Health Company
  • ​Fran not only helped me source 2 great contractors for my team, she most recently has placed me into a great new role. She’s always been great with communication and keeping you informed of the process, which is definitely a must in recruitment. She’s been such a delight to work with over the past few years and look forward to the continued partnership.

    Financial Controller
    Financial Controller , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Professionally Fran has been an absolute delight to work with. She thoroughly understands the needs of both the job seeker and the employer perfectly. I have not known many recruitment consultants who go above and beyond to help, advise and follow through . She blends in her excellent industry knowledge and in depth understanding of the roles she recruits for perfectly. Personally she is affable and has a great attitude towards job seekers which is sometimes rare to find. Thanks so much Fran for all your help.

    Senior Business Insights Analyst
    Senior Business Insights Analyst , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Fran is excellent - it had been quite a while since I had gone through the recruitment process and having only worked in public services, was not exposed to the negotiation process around salaries and conditions in the private sector. Fran stepped me through the process, gave me great preparation for my interviews and perhaps most importantly, guided me through the emotional process of leaving my old workplace and taking the plunge into the private sector. She helps you know your own worth and gets you in the door of people who can see your potential. You'll be in good hands.

    Commercial Manager
    Commercial Manager , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Fran was a pleasure to work with. She was both personable and professional, proving her sound judgement and industry knowledge. Fran also made an effort to provide candidates that fit the briefing well, and she balanced advocation with understanding for our business requirements. I would recommend her to both businesses and candidates alike.

    HR Business Partner
    HR Business Partner , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • I just want to thank Francesca for reaching out to me in the first place and being amazingly pleasant and helpful to liaise with throughout the whole process. It took me quite some time to find a job, and being able to get this one has really changed my situation.​

    Data & Pricing Analyst
    Data & Pricing Analyst , Global Healthcare Logistics & Medical Supplies Company
  • Francesca has good communication to candidate (in frequency and content) on process being followed. Very helpful, professional and polite.​

    Head of Finance
    Head of Finance , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​Fran is very dedicated recruiter. She has helped myself to build the confidence to face the interview process. Her depth of information regarding the job profile, interviewers LinkedIn profile and their background has help me to focus on style of personality I should face in the interview. She has provided continues follow ups with questions and answers regarding the company and with this my recent recruitment process has made it easy. Her post job support is very helpful to focus on the job much more effectively.

    Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst
    Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • As a candidate, Fran helped me every steps all the way from the first time I got the job descriptions until the 2nd interview. She provided very good and thorough details about the job and the company and was available to help when I had questions. She was also a good listener and able to help ‘sell’ my relevant skills & experience which are applicable for the role. As a customer, Fran nailed the requirements on the position immediately. I only had to interview one person out of two of her proposed candidates. The one I met and hired was a perfect match for the job and company fit.​

    Finance Director
    Finance Director , Global Pharmaceutical Company
  • ​The service Fran and HPG provided was excellent.Francesca thoroughly engaged me through out the process to identify candidates that were the right fit.Furthermore, her service post employment was fantastic and I really appreciate the fact she kept regular contact to check on the candidates performance.​

    Financial Controller & Senior Commercial Manager
    Financial Controller & Senior Commercial Manager , Global Healthcare Company
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