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Melissa Freeman

Founder and Director

Owner of Press Recruitment. Investor. Technology Lover. Triathlete. Wife. Dog Mum.

I opened Press Recruitment, because I am passionate about people and I am passionate about property. I strongly believe that when it comes to work, you should love what you do.

With over twelve years recruitment experience working with well-known national organisations in Sydney and Perth, I am a specialist in recruitment strategy and I have held senior roles both in-house and agency side.

As a property investor and small business owner I know first-hand how important it is to have a strong team around you. I believe in a proactive, value add business partnership and I work with my clients closely to ensure we achieve the desired result every time.

I have a Bachelor of Business and a double major in both Human Resources and Industrial Relations however the learning never stops. I am constantly searching for better ways to do things and improve. You will often see me with my head in a business book, with earphones listening to the latest podcast or attending a workshop ensuring that I am keeping up to date with any changes or opportunities in the market.

Outside of work, I am an early riser. Just after 5:00am you will find me doing laps in the local swimming pool, running around the swan river or taking advantage of the amazing cycling paths that Perth has to offer. I am married to Alex and we have two fur children, Eric and Lilly who in our spare time keep us busy at the local dog park.

I would encourage you to connect and discuss your career or your business goals. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you.

Hear what people say

The team at Press Recruitment have been fantastic. They've assisted us in filling various roles with long term team members - highly recommend.

After some very poor & dishonest dealings with a recruitment agency some years ago, I swore I would never use such a service ever again. However, just recently we found ourselves in a situation where we had to source 2 employees very quickly. I w…

Melissa and the Press Recruitment team are strong leaders in the recruitment field. They are results focused and consistently deliver a quality service in line with our business needs. They have demonstrated loyalty and integrity in all my dealings. …

Finding good staff in Real Estate can be challenging and time consuming. Melissa has been helping me recruit in line with my business needs and growth. Outsourcing my recruitment to Press Recruitment has allowed me to focus on my core business and st…

Mel reached out to me to present candidates for a role we advertised ourselves. Her proactive approach, energy and enthusiasm impressed us so we appointed her to fill that role. She provided several quality candidates some of whom were not actively j…

Melissa is an extremely professional operator who clearly knows her stuff! She is a pleasure to deal with and extremely punctual. I would be more than happy to recommend her to any organisation or individual looking to recruit or be recruited!

Melissa is one of the best recruiters I have had the pleasure of working with, Professional, dynamic and with great attention to detail, Melissa was able to source great talent for the operations at Spotless.

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