WILL IVENS (DIRECTOR)

CONTACT INFO:
0449 671 956
will.i@reachrecruitment.com.au

Will is a passionate entrepreneur, tech aficionado, and soccer enthusiast. He founded Reach Recruitment in January 2018 after finding a gap in the Australian IT industry for talent-centric recruiting. He has an extensive background in recruitment (particularly in Microsoft Dynamics), sales, and customer service.

Originally from Brighton on the south coast of England, Will jumped into the real ‘work’ world fresh out of college, starting with telesales, and later, moving into marketing, training and consultancy. A natural-born salesperson, he is also an outstanding conversationalist who thinks on his feet. It is his action-oriented mindset that makes him a great leader — he pays attention to the finer details just as much as the bigger picture.

Will moved to Melbourne in 2014, beginning his flourishing recruitment career at one of Australia’s oldest recruitment consultancies, and soon rose to become a highly respected IT recruiter within the Microsoft Dynamics CRM, AX, and 365 space. With an uncanny ability to connect with everyone he meets, Will always strives to find talent their dream jobs, and employers good people. As Director of Reach Recruitment, Will inspires his team to do the same, to recruit keeping human sensibilities in mind.

In his own words: “From my experience in IT recruitment, I came to realise the value of offering a humane recruitment service. Too often, recruiters are solely focused on just achieving targets and earning commissions that they forget the whole reason they got into it in the first place.
“Reach Recruitment is different, because we care. We are boutique and privately owned Australian business, backed by a young and passionate team of specialist recruiters. Unlike our larger counterparts, we offer more flexibility and adaptability as a startup in the way we do our business. Our priority is not to send résumés one after the other, and then charge a big fee, but to find the right person for the right role at the right company. We think differently, at Reach Recruitment, and this makes us unique to any other recruitment agency in Australia.”