Melissa Anderson

Business Development Manager, Rekruiters Technology

Experience in staffing/consulting:  

I started my career in IT Recruiting back in early 2013 for a year and a half and then was promoted into the IT Sales Account Manager position for another year and a half. In late 2015 I transferred into the Professional Service Industry where I sold Staffing services within Accounting, Finance, Customer Service, Administration and Clerical for another year and a half. As of today, I am back in the Houston area selling IT Staffing and Recruiting for Rekruiters!

First job ever:

TEKsystems – IT Staffing and Recruiting as a Recruiter

What makes Rekruiters great?  

The people! Being inspired, motivated, and challenged by the people who surround you is a very rewarding experience!

You would be surprised to know I…  

Grew up riding horses and competing in Hunter Jumper!

Favorite part of your job:

Building true Partnerships with my Clients and Consultants!

What are you surprisingly good at?

Being Funny! 🙂

Advice for people looking for a job:  

It’s all about who you know and not necessarily what you know!

Hobbies: Going on adventures, working out, watching movies, trying new restaurants, happy hours, shopping, outdoor activities, ect.  

What are you most passionate about professionally? Personally?  

I am most passionate about building relationships with people who know and trust that I will be able to help change their career when they need the help!

Favorite quote:

Philippians 4:13

“I can do everything through him who gives me strength.”

What problems do you consistently solve for your clients?

Finding candidates with the right culture fit because we can match skills all day but people who they like and want to work with!

Where you were born and where you’ve lived?

Born: Denver, CO.

Lived: CO, WA, KY, TN, TX, IA

Causes you care about:  

Texas Education and that is why I volunteer at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo!

Pets?  

I wish! I love animals and would love to have a dog but am focused on work at the moment.

Favorite sport:

Football!

Favorite sports team:

Texas A&M Football!!!! Thanks and Gig’Em