Our Story


We connect the right talent to the right business. It’s that simple.

Proven Success

About Jennings Consulting

At Jennings Consulting, we’re committed to making things happen for both our candidates and our clients. We do this by taking an energised and innovative approach to doing things differently. We believe that there is a pool of exceptional talent just waiting to be connected to thriving businesses, and that’s our reason for being. It’s why we approach every recruitment engagement with skill, interest, passion and excitement.

At the same time, we remain professional to the core, partnering with you every step of the way. We will listen and learn from you and actively encourage collaboration at every turn. We see this approach as key to your success and ours. Which means we’re also results-driven and genuinely care about the outcome.

Our values are simplicity, committed, collaborative, empowering and redefining value. We live them every day in every way. Because we don’t see ourselves as just another supplier of recruitment services. Our philosophy is a simple one – we put our heart into everything we do


A Team Of Professionals

John Herbst


John, the Managing Partner, is committed to people development and assisting in building sustainable career paths for talented individuals. It’s a passion that’s found a home at Jennings Consulting.”

Etha Jennings Herbst


Etha has a natural talent for spotting potential and building longstanding relationships with both clients and candidates. She’s passionate about adding value and heart to recruitment in corporate South Africa.

Isa Milanzi


Isa has strong leadership skills, the ability to manage cross-functional teams and a deep interest in understanding human behaviour. These skills and his passion for people development make him a natural fit for Jennings Consulting.

Genevieve Mattera

Research Consultant

Genevieve’s role as Research Consultant allows her to fulfil her passion for people and making a difference in the lives of prospective job seekers that she interacts with daily.

Irma Hattingh

Admin and Services Co-ordinator

Irma’s 20 years of exceptional organisational skills and experience deliver key support and administrative excellence to every level of the Jennings Consulting Team.

Karen smithies


A skilled HR Practitioner with a proven track record of recruitment of professionals in various industries and across all levels. Registered with the HPCSA as an Independent Psychometrist and supported by corporate HR generalist experience in Financial Services, Telecommunications and Testing and Verification Services. A natural relationship builder.

committed to people

Why Choose Us

Recruitment is all about fit – not only about the right fit between candidates and clients but also with your recruitment agency. You need someone who gets what you’re about, someone who intimately understands your industry and your unique needs. We have over 50 years of combined experience, expertise, knowledge and learnings to help you find the right fit.

Working With You, For You

We have a deep understanding of the recruitment and HR process. We also have the intuitive ability to recognise potential and talent and then match it, not only to business requirements, but also company culture. That’s why we make it our business to get to know your business.

How We Do It

  • Employ a highly targeted approach
  • Qualifying and re-qualifying our candidates
  • Access to an extensive database of talent
  • Matching the right candidate to the right client
  • Saving time, money and frustration

With your interests at heart, we are committed to creating sustainable, long-term relationships built on trust, integrity, mutual respect and understanding.

Get In Touch

139 Greenway Road, Greenside
Johannesburg, 2193
+27 (0) 10 593 3111