Donna Hanson

Donna Hanson

Donna Hanson

Founder & Senior Consultant – Office Support

Donna Hanson

The right person in the right position has immense value for an organisation

Clients recognise Donna Hanson puts tremendous effort into attracting the right talent. Donna actively courts talent exclusively for her clients. Over the past 25 years Donna has built an enviable personal brand with her clients and within her talent communities.


Donna’s ability to identify the right talent and deliver swift, exceptional service is what stands her apart. Donna truly believes in, and is committed to, talent investment.


Forging a strong name in the resources sector over many years, clients rely on Donna to assist in big project ramp ups. Santos GLNG, Exxon PNGLNG, PanAust, Ausenco, Rio Tinto and Aurecon trust Donna to recruit large numbers of administrative staff for their significant projects and Donna’s proven track record has established her as the ‘go-to’ recruiter. Reception, project administration, procurement or human resources, Donna has an extensive track record of delivery in a range of office functions.


Additionally, Donna’s responsiveness and quality service extends to the one-off one-day reception requirement. No matter the industry, no matter the requirement Donna attacks her responsibilities with enthusiasm and relish.


A committed recruitment professional, Donna is a key shareholder and founding member of Zelda Recruitment. The reputation of Zelda as a boutique recruitment company with global reach and quality outcomes has been significantly reinforced by Donna’s personal brand.


Donna’s cultivation of her talent communities enables her to place the right person in the right job every time! Donna knows the best people. Offering extensive expertise in recruiting temporary and permanent positions across many industries Donna’s talent communities encompass:

  • Office Administration
  • Human Resource Administration
  • Contract and Procurement
  • Project Administration
  • Document Control and Record Management
  • Marketing Specialists

Donna has extensive experience in a diverse range of industries including:

  • Energy and Resources
  • Engineering
  • Healthcare and Medical
  • Not for profit
  • Public Sector
  • Construction
  • Transport
  • Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Education and Training
  • Legal
  • Retail
  • Real Estate

Specialising in:

  • Office Manager
  • Executive Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Secretary
  • WP Operator
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Administration Assistant
  • Reception
  • Office Junior
  • Records Management
  • Switchboard Operator
  • Customer Service Operator
  • Part Time Administrator
  • Client Services Administrator
  • HR Administrator
  • Procurement Officer
  • Procurement Administrator
  • Document Controller
  • Project Secretary
  • Project Officer
  • Project / Office Administrator
  • Quality Assurance Officer / Manager
  • Contract Administrator
  • Marketing Co-ordinator
  • Filing Clerk
  • Travel Co-ordinator / Officer
  • Scheduler
  • Facilities Co-ordinator
  • Systems / Database Administrator