About Us

Managing Director, Jennifer Kelly, founded JK in 1997 and for close to two decades, JK has established an unsurpassed reputation in the Ballarat recruitment market. It is with genuine pride that JK approaches its 20th year in a position of strength in the market they serve.

JK's brand is synonymous with excellence in service, quality and innovation. JK is the only true 'one-stop' shop for recruitment in the Ballarat Region.  JK are able to supply both blue and white On-Hire services, end-to-end permanent recruitment solutions at both general and executive levels, and a range of HR Consulting Services including Executive Coaching and Outplacement to name a few.

JK's team of Consultants, HR professionals and Administrators not only bring knowledge and expertise to the table, but importantly a level of passion and enthusiasm which allows them to continue to exceed the expectations of JK's clients.


We are a people and quality focused organisation that develops and delivers solutions to our customers, consistently outperforms our peers, and provides a dynamic and inclusive environment for our employees.


People - We care about people and they deserve our respect – timely, responsive, proactive, meeting their needs and aiming to delight.

Achievers - We know that through our passion, enthusiasm and hard work that our team will consistently achieve great results. 

Team spirit - Undertake our roles with a sense of optimism, pride and gratitude and take time to celebrate our successes.

Evolution - We focus on the constant evolution of our business to ensure we maintain our competitive advantage.

Responsibility - We take seriously the privilege that we have been given in assisting people to make important decisions that can have a significant impact on their lives.