About Us

We are a specialist recruitment company for the hospitality industry in Southern Africa. Our mission is to place professionals who will make a significant contribution to the success of our clients business.

Hickmore Recruitment has been operating since 1996 and lists it’s clients from a wide spectrum of the Hospitality industry. These include prominent hotel groups, catering companies and other tourism related players.

The strength of our service is our experience in the industry. Stephen Hickmore started his career with the Forte Group in the UK having completed hotel school. After six years with the company he joined the Southern Sun Group moving from operational management into Human resources. Stephen has been specialising in hospitality industry recruitment since 1989. The team includes Consultants with a wealth of hospitality industry knowledge from operations to human resources, A dedicated researcher. As well as a specialist Chefs desk.

We attract quality candidates in a number of ways. We have a very popular website at www.hospitality.co.za . This has enormous traffic and has been well received by the industry as the top news and recruitment website. It is updated with jobs and news on a regular basis. Hickmore recruitment is very active in the industry and is a member of the South African Chefs Association. Stephen talks to students regularly on job hunting skills and the industry in general. Through our industry associations we have built up a very strong network of candidates with well over 10,000 candidates on our database. Hickmore recruitment undertakes search assignments for certain clients and has been successful in headhunting many senior executives. Targeted advertising is also one of our methods using the career supplements and trade publications.

Stephen is also a partner with The Hospitality Solutions Company H.S.C who supply quality contract staffing solutions. Clients include The Hilton, Emperors Palace, The Michelangelo, Emerald Casino, Investec and The Blue Train. H.S.C is proud to be part of Imperial Logistics.

Hickmore Recruitment has a B-BBEE status as a level 4 contributor with 100% procurement recognition level, Certificate number Abacus BBBEEL No: 0630 View Certificate Registered as a Private Employment Office by the Department of Labour certificate number 6057. Promotion of Access to information Act – View PAIA information

We are committed to upholding high ethical standards within our business and prescribe to the code of ethics as set out by APSO (Federation of African Professional Staffing Organisations) of which Stephen is a past vice-president. Hickmore Recruitment is a member of APSO – View APSO Membership Certificate

We hope that we can be of service to you and your company!

If you are looking for a position as a waiter, cleaner, barperson or similar please phone HSC on 0115048300

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