Employers lean into L&D to boost recruitment, retention

As Australia grapples with a tight labour market, many employers are now turning to learning and development (L&D) strategies to enhance recruitment and retention in their organisations. LinkedIn‘s 2023 Workplace Learning Report revealed that 54% of L&D professionals are now working even closer with their human resources peers in terms of talent acquisition. It comes as Australia’s […]

Kind leaders are effective leaders

Less exhaustion and more productivity for your workforce are just some of the benefits of leading with kindness, experts from Tripartite Alliance for Fair and Progressive Employment Practices (TAFEP) remind us. At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, Dr Daniel Tan, Chief Executive Officer of healthcare company Parkway Laboratories, did something unexpected. He […]

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Jobs & employment scams

Jobs and employment scams trick you into handing over your money by offering you a ‘guaranteed’ way to make fast money or a high-paying job for little effort. There has recently been an increase in reported scams and instances of fraud across the recruitment sector within the Asia Pacific region. Warning signs: how to spot […]

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy and Disclosure Statement Referee: if you are a referee of a candidate being considered for employment by the Company or one of the Company’s clients, the Company may collect and hold information including your name, contact details, current employment information and professional opinion of candidate. What is a Notifiable Data Breach? Assessment Notification […]


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What partner with a Recruitment Agency for you Talent needs?

In today’s competitive job market, finding the right talent for your organisation can be a daunting task. Recruitment is a time-consuming and resource-intensive process, often leading to frustrations and setbacks. This is where a recruitment agency can be a game-changer. Below we will explore the benefits of working with a recruitment agency and focus on […]


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Mars Difference

https://www.marsrecruitment.com.au/wp-content/uploads/video/AdobeStock_Purple-on-Peach_Crop.mp4 There’s a reason why so many of Australia’s leading employers choose to partner with MARS.  We’ve mastered the art of combining the scope of a larger organisation with the responsiveness of a boutique agency.  You’ll see it in our consultative, authentic approach and our personalised service – that’s the MARS difference. OUR APPROACH Industry […]

Work with Mars

https://www.marsrecruitment.com.au/wp-content/uploads/video/AdobeStock_353576536_Video_HD_Preview-1_1.mp4 We truly believe our people are the backbone of our business and are just as important as our clients.  At MARS, we’re a passionate bunch who do things differently and we’re always on the lookout for talented professionals to join our growing team. Over the years we’ve worked hard to create a unique culture […]

Our Team

https://www.marsrecruitment.com.au/wp-content/uploads/video/AdobeStock_312395851_Video_HD_Preview.mov Spearheaded by a leadership team with a real commitment to their craft, our team brings together decades of recruitment expertise. Working collaboratively across offices and states, we deliver on even the toughest of briefs, ultimately aligning talent with opportunity.

Marcus Wood

Alongside Lorna, Marcus created and shaped MARS with the vision of a forward-thinking recruitment agency and a philosophy based on long term relationships and repeat business through excellent service. Marcus is an Owner and Director of MARS with over 23 years’ recruitment experience spanning across the UK and Australia. Graduating with a Bachelor of Law […]

Lorna Lewis

Lorna founded MARS on her desire to combine her commercial acumen and natural aptitude for people building, backed by her success working within global recruitment firms, to make what MARS is today. She is a true leader in her field with her down to earth approach and commitment to deeply understanding the changing needs of […]

Dean Greaves

Dean is a proud Melbournian, loyal Carlton supporter and co-founder of our Melbourne business. Graduating from RMIT University with a Bachelor of Social Science, Dean has recruited in Accounting, Finance and executive-level roles in the Melbourne market for more than 17 years. Dean believes that each and every client should receive the same standard of […]

Alli Pelesasa

Alli joined MARS at our time of inception in 2008 and has been an integral part of our Perth offices’ growth and success as Associate Director, while also focusing on Accounting & Finance Recruitment within the commercial markets. Alli is a local to Perth, completing her Bachelor of Arts at the University of Western Australia. […]

Luke Turkenburg

Luke is the paradigm of MARS and has been with the Melbourne business since we opened in 2015, leading the Finance function, looking after Contract, Fixed Term and Permanent recruitment as Associate Director. Luke carries over 15 years of Finance Recruitment experience in Melbourne and Amsterdam. Luke prides himself on his ability to listen and […]

Zoya Liu

Zoya has been instrumental in the operational build of the MARS brand, joining at our inception, and playing a vital part of our leadership team for the last 14 years. She is behind our operational needs, delivering the most advanced technology, developing business processes, guiding the administration team, as well as aiding our Directors with […]

Ceri Hoult

Ceri leads our Healthcare Division at MARS, overseeing our Healthcare recruitment teams across Australia who specialise in Allied Health, Nursing, Doctors and Social Care.​ Joining MARS is 2017 and holding a Master’s degree in Law from Sheffield Hallam and Sheffield University in the UK, Ceri developed over 16 years’ recruitment experience working for global recruitment […]

Ivor Lloyd-Rees

Ivor leads our Sydney business and comes with over 17 years of experience in Executive Search and Recruitment across the UK and Australia. He oversees recruitment teams across Sales & Marketing, Digital, Technology, Insurance, Business Support, Accounting & Finance, Banking Operations and Audit, Risk & Compliance. Ivor holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business and comes with […]

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Senior Financial Accountant

THE COMPANY Having ingrained themselves into an innovative pipeline for the future, this organisation present exciting internal prospects for strong performers along with having good work/life balance available. THE ROLE In this newly created role, you will be reporting in to the Manager and responsible for; Month end Financial reporting Reconciliations Controls/compliance Business partnering Business […]