Results beyond connection

Our Difference

As a boutique recruitment firm, the development of strong partnerships based on collaboration, trust and respect form the cornerstone of our business. We focus on developing meaningful relationships with every client to provide the most compelling customer experience.

We believe the most effective and long term placements result from a bespoke strategic approach based on an in­depth understanding of your business and human resource requirements. Our rigorous sourcing and assessment process ensures we identify and select the candidates who best fit your culture, expectations and business goals, only shortlisting exceptional talent who we consider a 10/10.

By identifying talent who will thrive within your organisation and take your business to the next level, we deliver smarter outcomes that provide longer retention, more engaged teams and an energised work environment.

Our People

With combined commercial experience of over 40 years, we have successfully placed senior business leaders, chief executives, divisional and functional heads across a broad range of sectors and locations.
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Amanda Mannix

Highly regarded for her commercial acumen, eye for detail, and a measured approach, Amanda brings over three decades of commercial and human resource experience across various industry sectors. With an in­depth knowledge of recruitment operations and finance, Amanda plays a pivotal role in strategy development and customer alignment.

Amanda’s strengths lie in her ability to gain an in-depth understanding of a client’s needs and culture to consistently deliver outstanding results. The depth and scope of Amanda’s research abilities has translated into an exceptional talent for sourcing those hard­to­find, pivotal, and influential professionals and executives.

Amanda is driven to perform beyond expectation to deliver exceptional service and tangible results through collaboration and hard work.
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Michelle Gray

A positive professional who thrives on simply getting things done, Michelle has over 20 years of strategic Executive Search and Recruitment experience.

Her scope and reach within the recruitment industry is extensive with significant client acquisition and development experience across a broad range of organisations including; ASX listed, multinational corporations, privately owned growth companies, and State and Local Governments.

Passionate about engaging beyond the appointment, Michelle values every human connection to ensure that from C Suite executives to leadership roles and beyond, her clients and candidates all experience the very best fit that is on-offer and on-brief. 

With a focus on partnering with senior leaders across energy, oil & gas, agribusiness, large infrastructure businesses, not for profit and Government sectors, Michelle builds collaborative connections that identify, attract, engage and retain the exceptional 'ten out of ten' talent her clients require to improve their business performance.
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Renee Salter

Renee brings a wealth of experience to the Onten team as a leader of change in the human resource, recruitment and workforce management industry.

Having worked for many industry leaders, Renee has been exposed to best practice systems and thinking for nearly two decades and applies this knowledge and experience in her role.

Recently, Renee’s career focus has been on business improvement strategies and staff training and development. Through her innovative and creative ideas, Renee is able to effectively engage clients and candidates during their partnerships with organisations.

Renee’s commitment to providing nothing short of excellent service for her clients and her genuine care for people make her a valuable addition to the
Onten team.

Our Mantra

We prioritise people
We are connectors and are connected, developing strong partnerships based on collaboration, trust and respect.

We are driven to perform
We engage beyond the transactional, always performing to the highest standard to provide exceptional candidates, service and support.

We deliver tangible outcomes
Our experience, reach and proven Smarter Selection process allow us to deliver successful long term appointments.


True Partners

The most successful companies
achieve ground breaking results
through successful partnerships
with dedicated and experienced