Placement People, a division of The Impact Group

We are a specialist Recruitment company that focuses on providing the Recruitment Industry with skilled staff ranging from junior roles through to Executives
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A little bit more about us.

The company was established in 2013 and has built a large network and database of high caliber candidates. Our clients range from large listed entities to small boutique agencies and it is our mission to make a positive impact on the recruitment industry by paying specific attention to the individual requirements of both candidate and client.

Our passion is to improve the bottom line performance of organizations whilst contributing to the career growth and development of individuals and teams. We define a successful placement as the optimal match between the candidate, role and the cultural environment.

Our goal is to find suitable candidates in the shortest possible time that will excel in their roles and remain with employers for a long time. We also provide our candidates with sound advice to make sensible moves at the right time. Placement People specialises in placing recruiters within corporates or into agency environments. Services include contingency based recruitment, RPO’s on a project basis and contract. The company also provides training, coaching and mentoring for individuals or organizations.

Flexible Recruitment Offers

Contingency Basis

Clients pay an agreed fee every time a placement is made.

Outsourcing Basis

We assume full responsibility for our client’s recruitment function.

Retained Search

Contract with us on a fixed fee for your specific recruitment requirements.
Our Clients

Thank you! to our clients for their valued support.

Marilize Erasmus

Marilize’s previous roles include that of Joint Chief Operating Officer of AdvTech Resourcing and Managing Director of Network Recruitment. She holds a BA degree from the University of Stellenbosch, has completed a Leadership course through the University of Pretoria (GIBS) and is in the process of getting certified as an Executive Coach. Marilize’s passion and purpose in life are developing leaders to their full potential and making a meaningful difference in the growth of companies.

Hennie Erasmus

Hennie ensures that sanity prevails when the waters are stormy. He has a Acc degree and manages the Financial and Operational Portfolios in the business.

Jumarie Erasmus

Jumarie joined Placement People as the social media marketing assistant to contribute to the branding and marketing strategy of Placement People on their social media platforms. In 2015 she obtained her Interior Design Degree with honors. With creative thinking, innovative ideas and design skills, she creates and develops the brand awareness of Placement People online. Marketing and ad design have changed her life and she hopes to change the lives of candidates seeking new recruitment opportunities through our online marketing. 

Samantha Meyer

Samantha is an ambitious young lady who has a degree in Psychology and Sociology. She is passionate about people and values candidate and client conversations, whether intense or humoristic. She has come to know that recruitment is her established network to connect and reconnect individuals and place them on their next step to success. She believes in sowing goods seeds in recruitment and that good seeds will produce the promised results to both candidates and clients. Having the right mindset is what leads to the right outcome.

Madelein Groenewald

Madelein is a seasoned recruitment consultant with a total of 13years in the Industry.  Her career started with Advtech resourcing where she worked herself up from Recruitment specialist, to Team Leader and moved into a Production Management role from there.  Her previous industry knowledge is Information Technology. She joined Placement People in 2019 and is looking to make a difference in the Rec to Rec recruitment space.  Madelein is passionate about people and has the best interests at heart for both her candidates and clients.

Thato Mothibi

Apart from his bubbly personality, he has always been a people person.
Recruitment is the name and Sourcing, screening, interviewing and placing is the GAME.
A reserved guy who has an honours degree in Educational Psychology with a passion to understand the psyche behind people


Having studied and specialized in Sport Psychology, Erin has always had a passion for people. She takes pride in helping others and her biggest asset is her drive to ensure that her candidates are given the best possible career opportunities. Not only does she know that everyone is unique, she understands that this uniqueness needs to be acknowledged and even celebrated when finding her candidates their best career fit.