Gail Burns

My Services

Founder of Target Search & Selection, a leading Executive Search firm and a global partner to Glasford International. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa ( B. Ed and studied B Comm (Marketing). For then whole of my life I have been passionate about business, talent and the growth of people. My natural groove is leadership, Executive Talent Acquisition, Employee Engagement and Employer Branding.I am an experienced Talent Management & Recruitment Professional with 20 + years experience in Executive Recruitment, Search, Head Hunting and Management Consulting. Im excited iin design and execution of integrated Talent and Assessment frameworks, policies and practices for implementation across geographies to support organisation's business strategies and objectives; As an experienced Recruiter & Head Hunter, I have been fortunate to travel globally and am well-connected with leading business professionals and have an intimate knowledge of industry in South Africa and into Africa . Mandates delivered have ranged from search for complete Management Teams to politically sensitive consulting and search for rare talent and exceptional individuals. Speciality Vertical markets : Engineering & Technical Senior Level Search Mining & Resourcing Petrochemical, Oil and Gas, Energy, Rail, EPCM Telecommunications Manufacturing Supply Chain Retail Human Resource Executives Into Africa Search; Silent Search Professional General Management & Board Level

Advisory type

Recruiting & HR

Service line

HR Services, Interim Recruiting / Management, Recruiting, Temporary Solutions, Engineering & Manufacturing, Human Resources, Information Technology / IT, Oil & Gas

Expertise

Energy Industry Manufacturing Talent Acquisition Executive Search Energy Petrochemical Talent Management Recruiting Team Management Succession Planning Management Entrepreneurship New Business Development Management Consulting Human Resources Coaching Search HR Consulting Sourcing Business Strategy Consulting Analysis Operations Management Marketing Telecommunications Performance Management Technical Recruiting Permanent Placement Strategy Employer Branding Recruitment Advertising Contract Recruitment Employee Relations Personnel Management Internet Recruiting Screening Resumes Organizational Development Benefits Negotiation Business Development Interviews Graduate Recruitment Change Management Workforce Planning Headhunt Employee Engagement Job Descriptions Assessment Center Executive Coaching Temporary Staffing IT Recruitment

College / University Degrees

Marandellas High - M Levels + B Ed + B Com

My Snapshot

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  • Rate/hour ($): 100-200
  • Experience level (yrs): expert
  • Size of typical clients: Medium