Our expert team

Our dedicated team of associates include industry leaders who are at the forefront of recruitment. They bring with them diverse and advanced experience to deliver outstanding solutions and services. We take pride in having such a talented team that continuously pushes the boundaries of recruitment excellence.

Caz Pollock

Chief Executive Officer – Executive Recruitment and Search

Caz Pollock is an illustrious figure in the competitive recruitment industry, boasting a remarkable career that spans over four decades. She stands as a seasoned veteran and a prominent leader in South Africa’s staffing service sector. Her extensive professional background extends across various corporate sectors, including aviation, steel, and freight. This diverse experience has equipped her with a comprehensive understanding of the intricacies of different industries. Throughout her career, Caz has held key leadership roles as a Managing Executive, Divisional Director, General Manager, and Marketing professional. As the driving force behind Pollock & Associates, Caz takes charge of critical functions such as operations, sales, and marketing. Her strategic vision, courage, and leadership contribute significantly to the success and prominence of the company in the South African staffing services landscape. Caz Pollock’s specialisation in the areas of Engineering, Finance, and Management further underscores her deep industry knowledge.

Here she held many senior positions including Managing Executive, Divisional Director, General Manager and Marketing. Her roles encompassed every aspect of the business including operations, sales and marketing. Furthermore, she is a specialist in the areas of Engineering, Finance and Management.

Mike Pollock

Managing Executive

Mike’s deep-rooted connection to recruitment is not just a profession; it’s a legacy. He lives, breathes, and sleeps recruitment and is well on his way to earning his own veteran badge with more than two decades of industry experience. Mike’s passion for the industry is fuelled by his motivation to have a lasting impact on clients. His core principles are service excellence, respect, care, and empathy for candidates.

His understanding of the industry’s technological landscape and his proficiency in navigating the numerical aspects make him an invaluable asset in the quest for identifying and securing the right candidates.

Jenny King

Talent Acquisition Specialist

With 14 years of dedicated recruitment expertise, Jenny seamlessly bridges South Africa’s top-tier talent with premier employers. Her robust background spans Sales & Marketing, Brand Management, and Key Account Management, championing renowned brands in Retail and FMCG. Proficient in technical, engineering, and financial realms, Jenny’s senior-level acumen traverses diverse sectors. She exudes a fervent commitment to Client Relationship Management, nurturing candidates with mentorship and professionalism. Enthusiastic about cultivating lasting business connections, Jenny eagerly contributes to the dynamic recruitment landscape, poised to forge enduring partnerships in the future.

Belinda Coetzee

Team Leader: Talent Acquisition

With over two decades of industry expertise, Belinda brings a Diploma in Human Resources, an NQF7 Senior Management certification, and APSO Consultant registration, alongside a Biometrics Officer certification. Specializing in sourcing top-tier talent for technical roles in engineering, IT, mining, and construction, Belinda excels in forging lasting client-candidate partnerships. Adept at cultivating new business and fostering strong connections, Belinda is unwavering in delivering exceptional service and results. Passionate about facilitating career opportunities, she thrives on challenges, armed with strong communication, problem-solving, and leadership abilities. Committed to making a meaningful impact in talent acquisition, Belinda aims to empower both individuals and organizations to flourish.

Nicky Frates

Talent Acquisition Specialist

With over 18 years of dedicated experience in recruitment, Nicky specializes in financial and executive talent acquisition. Her tenure at a leading South African agency has honed her ability to build lasting partnerships across sectors. Nicky excels in identifying top-tier talent and enriching organizations with exceptional human capital. Nicky’s track record reflects unwavering commitment, strategic insight, and adept navigation of talent dynamics. Let’s collaborate to elevate your team with Nicky’s expertise.

Traci Ostermeyer

Talent Acquisition Specialist

With two decades of recruitment expertise, Traci adeptly navigates fast-paced, diverse environments. Specializing in sales, marketing, and technology, she offers full-cycle recruiting services. Traci’s multifaceted background encompasses project management, marketing, sales, and consulting, fostering critical thinking and impactful communication. She excels in relationship-building with leaders and candidates alike, demonstrating influence and adaptability. A self-motivated, organized professional, Traci swiftly masters new skills. Her specialities include candidate generation, passive talent recruitment, new account development, leadership, process enhancement, and insightful matchmaking. Let Traci leverage her skills to fulfil your recruitment needs effectively and amicably.

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Pollock & Associates’ combined recruitment expertise and experience of 149 years streamlines the daunting recruitment process.  Our mission at Pollock & Associates is to be the bridge that links clients to the most qualified and suitable candidates, fostering growth and innovation for your company.
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