Meet the team

163.8 years+ recruitment agency experience within the KHR team including specialist sector knowledge.  Our recruitment consultants job is to know their sector, their market, their clients and their candidates.

Amanda Richardson

Director
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About Amanda Richardson

Amanda is a founder of KHR with over 20 years of recruitment experience and is a Fellow of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals. She works with clients on their recruitment needs, ensures the temps receive their pay as well as the day to day running of the company. Our office Francophile, constantly improving her French, she is also a keen runner. Connect with Amanda Richardson on LinkedIn

David Cotton

Director
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About David Cotton

David was unsure of what he wanted to do when he left university and having completed a degree in Business Studies with HR he fell into recruitment at the end of 1998. During this time he has only worked for two agencies, his first job where he learnt the trade was as an IT recruiter based in Croydon before joining KHR August 1st 2005. Connect with David Cotton on LinkedIn

Mike Richardson

Director
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About Mike Richardson

Mike is a founder of KHR. His recruitment career was launched 28 years ago when, whilst temping for an international agency he was offered a position as a temp controller. Roles in permanent UK international, technical, construction and managerial recruitment followed. With a wife and 3 daughters, Mike likes to fish and enjoys retreating to the remoteness of Dungeness beach! Connect with Mike Richardson on LinkedIn

Amanda Jordan

Senior Consultant
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About Amanda Jordan

Amanda has worked in recruitment for over 12 years, starting her career with a foreign language agency in London and most recently as a specialist recruiting sales professionals for the online information and market research sectors, which is where her expertise lies. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her young family and is a keen baker and loves creating celebration cakes. Connect with Amanda Jordan on LinkedIn

Nicola Roberts

Senior Lead Consultant
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About Nicola Roberts

Nicola has been working in Recruitment for 7 years after completing an Accounting with Management degree. She has worked across a number of sectors in the CRM field including Direct Marketing, Analytics, Digital, Multi-Channel, eCommerce and Call Centre, placing staff across a range of disciplines. Her favourite pastimes include live music events, particularly of the indie and rock genre, and socialising with friends and family. Connect with Nicola Roberts on LinkedIn

Sonia Katewu CIPD

Senior Lead Consultant
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About Sonia Katewu CIPD

Sonia spent her early career working for KPMG before embarking on a career in recruitment. Her first post focussed on the placement of office support staff for clients within the West End, she then transitioned into more Technical support roles within Property, Architectural Design, Construction and Engineering Sectors. Sonia comes with more than 8 years recruitment experience. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, woodland walks, and creating delightful cupcakes. Connect with Sonia Katewu CIPD on LinkedIn

Hannah Collis

Senior Consultant
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About Hannah Collis

Hannah started her career in recruitment in 2015 after graduating in Sport and Exercise Science from the University of Brighton. In only a short space of time she has worked as a generalist recruiter and has specialised in multiple industries including accounting, legal and now insurance. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with friends attending sporting and music events. Connect with Hannah Collis on LinkedIn

Hanna Muzieni

Consultant
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About Hanna Muzieni

Hanna is a qualified veterinary nurse who moved to the UK in 2016 and started working in an office environment. With the skills gained and developed she knows that recruitment is the area that she fits in. Being a people person, “putting myself in their shoes” helps her understand what candidates and hiring organisations are looking for. In her spare time, Hanna enjoys travelling and is a keen photographer. Connect with Hanna Muzieni on LinkedIn

Jane Hardy

Senior Lead Consultant
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About Jane Hardy

Jane spent her early career working within Sales and several years within Fraud Detection prior to transitioning into the Recruitment Industry. Since then she has worked towards becoming a trusted and experienced Consultant to her clients and candidates. She is now a Senior Lead Consultant, with a demonstrated history working within several industries. Jane enjoys swimming, spending time with her family and listening to her vast record collection. Connect with Jane Hardy on LinkedIn

Chloe Scott

Consultant
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About Chloe Scott

Chloe was a successful executive assistant prior to her career in recruitment which came following a year working in a recruitment firm in Australia. She realised this was the career for her. She has established herself as able to build rapport with clients and listen to their needs to find the perfect candidate. Out of work, Chloe helps in a local youth group Connect with Chloe Scott on LinkedIn

Agata Chrzaszcz

Temp Administrator
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About Agata Chrzaszcz

Agata moved to the UK in 2006 after graduating with a Bachelors degree in Geography. Settling in the Kent, Agata has since gained over eight years’ experience working in the industrial and fresh produce recruitment sector.  Out of work she enjoys travelling, cycling, classical music concerts and taking Loulou, her dog, for long walks in the Kentish countryside.  

Jennifer Edmonds

Recruitment Assistant
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About Jennifer Edmonds

Jennifer spent her early career as an Estate Agent and in 2014 made the move into Recruitment. Jennifer has experience as a Consultant in both contract and permanent recruitment across various industries. She has a keen eye for detail and is organised. She has joined the business to assist our Recruitment needs. In her spare time she enjoys time with her toddler, family and friends.

Ellie May

Senior Consultant
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About Ellie May

Ellie started her recruitment career placing temporary workers in assignments with clients, managing a core of reliable workers within a variety of disciplines.  Responding to client needs, Ellie then progressed to managing a hybrid desk helping her clients with temporary and permanent requirements.  In her spare time, Ellie relaxes by knitting and spending time with her family.  Recently moving into a new home means interior decorating features in her life a lot too.   Connect with Ellie May on LinkedIn

Eleni Elias

Consultant
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About Eleni Elias

Eleni Before joining KHR, Eleni spent two and a half years working in the industrial side of recruitment. This job role taught her how to manage time efficiently, build great relationships with clients and realise the importance of filling a booking with the correct candidate. She realised that recruitment was the career path she wanted to follow after spending time within the industry. In her spare time, Eleni enjoys cooking, socialising and travelling. Connect with Eleni Elias on LinkedIn

Lydia Harrington

Senior Consultant
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About Lydia Harrington

Lydia has seven years’ experience working in the recruitment within the secretarial support sector as well as recruiting HR professionals. Lydia has also worked for a not for profit organisation helping the long term unemployed find sustainable employment. When not at work Lydia enjoys taking her dog for long walks, spending time with her family and teaching fitness classes. Connect with Lydia Harrington on LinkedIn

Alex Staples

Temp Coordinator
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About Alex Staples

Alex started her career as an office administrator for a leading IT company, whilst completing her apprenticeship before becoming a Personal Assistant to the Directors. Alex takes a methodical approach to finding solutions and enjoys a challenge which has helped her move seamlessly into recruitment firstly undertaking a compliance role. Alex enjoys spending time with her family.

Shelby Coulson

Consultant
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About Shelby Coulson

Shelby has been in recruitment for several years specialising in both temporary and permanent roles in a variety of different sectors. The skills she has gained since being in recruitment have allowed her to build fantastic relationships with both clients and candidates and feels there is nothing more rewarding than helping people into jobs they love. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and shopping. Connect with Shelby Coulson on LinkedIn

Emer Workman

Resourcing Consultant
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About Emer Workman

Emer is a career recruiter with a proven track record of achievement. She has specialised in the recruitment of finance, accounting, sales, and marketing professionals. Currently, she works alongside the consultants at KHR to deliver exceptional service to clients and candidates across multiple industries. Outside of recruitment, Emer enjoys horse riding, salsa dancing, and photography.

Ali Baghdadchi

Head of Sales and Marketing
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About Ali Baghdadchi

Ali started his career in luxury retail before moving into recruitment. He has over 15 years experience in recruitment where he has account managed a number of blue chip and SME local companies. Ali believes in providing an honest and conscientious approach to clients and candidates alike. He has joined KHR to assist in providing a comprehensive recruitment service to clients and to drive forward sales and marketing functions throughout the business. Connect with Ali Baghdadchi on LinkedIn

Jane Langley

Business Development Manager
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About Jane Langley

Jane has over 20 years' of recruitment experience across a number of sectors and at all levels of businesses. She enjoys building long term partnerships and helping companies get the right people to support their financial and strategic goals. In her spare time she manages her daughters' hockey team and watches her son play rugby and when she has the opportunity to, she loves to travel. Connect with Jane Langley on LinkedIn

Katy Lingham

Consultant
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About Katy Lingham

Katy is an experienced consultant who over the last 4 years has managed both temporary and permanent desks within a variety of industries including finance, commercial and industrial. Katy is passionate about relationship building and listens to the needs of clients and candidates. Outside of work Katy enjoys going to the gym, beauty treatments and spending time with friends and family. Connect with Katy Lingham on LinkedIn
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Want to be part of our team?

Exciting times at KHR, we are growing strategically with the launch of our new offices in Linton & Tunbridge Wells making it a great time for talented experienced recruiters to get involved. Please do not hesitate to get in contact. Everything will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.