About Us

How we started?

Hospitality Jobs Africa Group started back in 2008. We are a small group of recruitment consultants who are all specialists in our particular fields. We have collective backgrounds in retail management, hospitality, kitchen and chef consulting and have degrees in human resources and personnel recruitment.


A combined 40 years’ experience in hospitality recruitment


Competitive and affordable rates and conditions

A large database of specialist candidates across the African and Middle East regions

Competency-based interviewing skills and techniques


Reference, credit and criminal background checks

Confidential and Professional services by highly experienced consultants

Job Seeker

As a Job Seeker you’ll be able to submit your profile, apply for posted jobs, add job listings to your favourites, upload your resume and be found by employers.

New Clients

Hospitality Recruitment Africa is your one stop shop for hospitality recruitment placement services to our clients across the African and Middle East regions. Please email us direct at info@hospitalityjobsafrica.com to connect with one of our experienced recruitment consultants.

Meet our team?

Meet the team behind Hospitality Jobs Africa
Sarah Donnelly

Sarah Donnelly

Managing Director

Sarah is an Industrial Psychology graduate – with over 25 year’s working as a hospitality recruitment consultant and training other recruitment agencies in South Africa nationwide. Sarah has a vast knowledge of running restaurant recruitment and assessment centres for new restaurant openings for leading hospitality brands.
Joanna Dunsby

Joanna Dunsby

Business Partner / Senior Recruitment Consultant

Joanna Dunsby MSc.D is a Life Coach and started her early career as an office manager running large teams of staff. She has worked extensively in the hospitality, corporate events and South African wine industry where she has experience training wine promoters. Joanna has been with the Hospitality Jobs Africa for 5 years.
Samantha Fouche

Samantha Fouche

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Samantha Fouche is a business woman and entrepreneur, highly experienced in digital marketing and related web services and has worked with Hospitality Jobs Africa for 5 years in a part time capacity in both marketing and recruitment.

Hospitality Jobs Africa Clients

Recruitment Divisions

Retail Jobs

We are a retail recruitment agency that offers our clients a full circle recruitment service and our job seekers a variety of retail vacancies within South Africa.

Lodge Jobs

Look no further – contact our experienced specialist safari lodge agents to fill your vacancy. If you are a lodge job seeker, register with us now to find your dream job in South Africa or Africa!

Chef Jobs

As South African based specialists in chef placements we focus on kitchen and chef vacancies throughout South Africa, Africa and the whole of the Middle East.

Restaurant Jobs

We provide personnel agency services to hotel groups, 4 and 5 star hotels as well as stand-alone boutique hotels across the area.

Hotel Jobs

We provide personnel agency services to hotel groups, 4 and 5 star hotels as well as stand-alone boutique hotels across the area.

Spa Jobs

The spa and wellness industries are growing in Africa as we are getting an increase in the number of requests to recruit spa staff in countries such as Botswana, Egypt, Malawi, Zambia, Namibia, Zanzibar and Tanzania.