Placing People Professionally

Our Consultants

  • Amanda Buxton

    Amanda Buxton

    Bachelor of Arts & Grad. Dip. (H.R & I.R)

    Amanda has worked in the recruitment and HR industry for the past 15 years in both Melbourne and London. Having grown up surrounded by the Property industry, Amanda now brings her knowledge of Property along with educational qualifications and practical experience to provide clients and candidates alike, with a unique insight into careers in Property.

    Having completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resources, Amanda focuses on Recruitment for the Property and Real Estate industry. Qualifications and a genuine interest in recruitment and human resources have enabled Amanda to provide sound advice on all aspects of recruitment and the selection process.

  • Emma Buxton

    Emma Buxton

    Bachelor of Bus. (Property), Agents Rep

    Growing up in a Real Estate focused family inspired Emma to complete a Bachelor of Business in Property in 1995. Emma then worked in Property valuations followed by retail and residential Property management. After travelling throughout the UK and Europe, Emma returned to join a recruitment company focusing on Real Estate and Property recruitment.

    In 2003, Emma and Amanda combined their HR, Recruitment and Property backgrounds to start Buxton Pratt Consulting where their experience and knowledge of the industry enables them to consistently exceed their clients and candidates expectations. Emma thrives on helping candidates find their perfect job while ensuring her clients find outstanding candidates.

  • Felicity Southorn

    Felicity Southorn

    Recruitment Manager – Insurance & Financial Services
    Agents Rep & Dip. of Media and Comm.

    Felicity has been with Buxton Pratt Consulting since 2003 and her previous experience in the Insurance Industry and vast knowledge of Recruitment make her a valuable resource to her loyal clients and candidates. The majority of her clients and candidates come from repeat business or referral and this is testament to her impeccable reputation within the Melbourne Insurance recruitment market.

    Felicity has a natural ability to connect with people and her reputation for listening and understanding the needs of her clients is consistent with her ability to match the right candidate with the right job. Friendly, approachable and highly motivated Felicity will go the extra mile to ensure the best possible outcome for all parties involved in the recruitment process.

  • Caitlin Mios

    Caitlin Mios

    Manager - Temporary and Contract Recruitment
    Agents Rep

    Caitlin initially began working for Buxton Pratt Consulting in October 2011 as a temp, but her excellent reception and administration skills were quickly noticed, securing her a full time position.

    With over 12 years’ experience within the real estate industry working as a PA, office manager and secretary Caitlin has an extensive wealth of knowledge within the Real Estate industry.

    Caitlin secured her current role as Manager of Temporary and Contract placements in 2013 - a natural progression given her experience, knowledge and dedication to her clients. Using her strong sense of character and industry understanding, she has the ability to successfully balance the needs of both temps and clients.

    Her experience with a diverse range of people in the industry has allowed Caitlin to blend the requirements of her placements successfully, leading to an increased expansion of the temp desk.

    Her professionalism and approachable attitude, along with her wealth of experience and great organisational skills make her an excellent member of the team.

  • Liza Atkins

    Liza Atkins

    Recruitment Consultant - Real Estate and Property
    Agents Rep

    Liza joins the Buxton Pratt Consulting team with 12 years experience in Real Estate specialising in Residential Leasing and Business Development, and almost 3 years experience in Real Estate Recruitment.

    When Liza re-entered the work force after having her first child, she wanted to channel her love of Real Estate, passion for people and relationship building in a different direction.  As a result, she landed her first role in the exciting and fast paced world of Real Estate Recruitment.

    Recruitment for Liza is about more than marrying up a suitable candidate with a job vacancy.  She has a genuine interest and desire to really get to know her candidates and work with them to find that perfect role where they will thrive, personally and professionally, and just be happy.  

    Liza has been able to apply her past Real Estate knowledge into placing people in similar roles she once undertook herself.  She enjoys all aspects of recruitment but worked out early on she had a particular interest in entry level candidates and those looking to transfer their existing skill sets and strengths over to the Real Estate industry.

  • Nikki Hartmann

    Nikki Hartmann

    Recruitment Consultant - Real Estate & Property
    Agents Rep

    Nikki joined Buxton Pratt Consulting in 2011 after working in Property Management for close to ten years. Nikki held a Property Department Manager and Business Development role with one of Melbourne’s leading inner city Real Estate agents followed by a Head of Department role with a prestigious Bayside agent.

    Dedicated, hard working and enthusiastic, Nikki’s knowledge and experience of the Property industry, combined with her friendly and professional manner enables her to provide excellent service to both her clients and candidates. Nikki has established a strong client base and has assisted many grateful candidates with finding the next step in their Real Estate career.

  • Isabel Ross

    Reception Adminstration
    Agents Rep


    Isabel recently joined the team and provides excellent front of office and administration support. Highly organised and a dedicated team member, her experience and skills provide excellent support to all staff.

    Having worked across a number of industries, her recent experience working within real estate and property has given Isabel the knowledge, skills and experience with both clients and candidates. She provides an invaluable support service across the business.

  • Sharon Kulesza

    Sharon Kulesza

    Payroll Admin
    Dip Marketing

    Sharon has been with Buxton Pratt Consulting since 2008, when she joined the company as a receptionist. Her experience and background within administration and account management roles, along with her high attention to detail and organisational skills provides an excellent addition to the team.

    Sharon works on a part time basis processing payroll admin.