Sophie Douglas

Recruitment Consultant

This extroverted introvert has a real knack for building rapport and supporting candidates.

Former lawyer and fashion label designer Sophie is a lady who finds fun in her life and work. She enjoys aligning candidates with work cultures, and her insights on employment law come in pretty handy, too.

Sophie’s specialties


Of all the legal recruitment agencies in Newcastle, we’re one of the leaders. Why? We do our role match due diligence every time.

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Human Resources

Cultural fit is our thing. So, if you’re after an HR recruiter in the Newcastle area, we’ll help you find the perfect role – or person for your business.

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Get in touch

+61 438 474 477

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I enjoy working in a team that truly cares about obtaining the best outcomes for clients and candidates alike.

Sophie’s Q+As

What was your first paid job?
An ice cream cart kid at the Sydney 2000 Olympics.
How would you describe yourself in five words?
A fun-loving, extroverted introvert.
What does your day-to-day role involve?
Collaborating with Jenny Newell to recruit legal professionals and connect with top candidates for our clients.
How do you keep your clients/candidates happy?
By being approachable, relatable and communicating openly.
What's your favourite Newcastle haunt?
Estabar or Equium Social.
What are your hobbies/favourite activities outside of work?
Being with my family/kids, cooking, sewing and exercising. I also love socialising with friends, trying new restaurants and finding anywhere that plays decent music to dance to!
What's your favourite quote?
Our family motto is "Be kind and have fun."
If you didn't work in recruitment, what would you be doing?
Living in Paris or New York and studying at a couture fashion school.

“You have provided invaluable guidance along the way which has made this experience a very positive one.”

Georgina Chalker, Chief of Staff, Newcastle Airport