Senior Consultant

Rachel Steward

Rachel has built expertise spanning early talent attraction, selection and development across a number of prominent organisations in New Zealand and internationally.

Rachel started her graduate recruitment career in London with magic circle law firm Allen & Overy LLP.  She moved to Auckland in 2014 and spent two and a half years with KPMG, managing their national graduate and intern campaigns.

Prior to joining Talent Solutions, Rachel was Recruitment Lead for one of NZ’s leading commercial law firms.  She was responsible for the firm’s national talent acquisition function, with a focus on developing their clerkship and graduate recruitment programmes.

The graduate campaigns and initiatives Rachel has fronted have regularly been shortlisted at the NZAGE Industry Awards – including winning “Best Print Marketing Campaign”, “Best Website” and “Best Innovation”.

Rachel was also awarded “Best Graduate Recruiter” at the 2018 NZAGE Awards, recognising her commitment to the industry.  She is known for her diligent and proactive project management of campaigns, whilst delivering an exceptional client and candidate experience.  She is also passionate about driving positive change within the early talent space.

Rachel is delighted to bring her experience and passion for the industry to Talent Solutions clients.

Rachel’s skills

Talent Management 100%
Graduate Recruitment 100%
Graduate Advertising 100%
Employer Branding 100%


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