The Recruiter for Mortgage Brokers

Expand your reach, uncover opportunities and launch your business or career to the next level.
RCSA Finalist 2019 - Platinum People Group

The Recruiter for
Mortgage Brokers

Expand your reach, uncover opportunities and launch your business or career to the next level.

Platinum People Group is a specialised financial services recruitment firm that helps business owners and leaders find, qualify, attract and engage the best candidates in the market. We guide, support and teach our candidates how to reach new heights in their career and uncover opportunities.


Finding, attracting and engaging talent in today’s market is becoming increasingly difficult. That’s why we’re here to help you find, qualify, secure and grow your teams, giving you the edge to get ahead of your competitors.

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It can be tough getting noticed in today’s competitive market. Articulating ‘everything’ on a resume isn’t always easy. That’s why we’re here to support you through the application process expanding your reach and getting you in touch with attractive employers and opportunities that will help you secure your dream job

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What makes us the right choice?


We have been supporting SME’s within financial services for over 6 years. We get it. Recruitment is time consuming and expensive. Our knowledge of your business, proven strategies and efficient processes deliver you better candidates in less time.

Creating opportunity

Whether you’re wanting to grow your business or progress your career, we help you expand the net by connecting you with the right people. It’s good to have options.

Invested in you

We believe everyone is unique, so it’s crucial we ask the right questions to understand you and your unique situation. This way we can deliver a more accurate and enjoyable experience.

Could not thank you enough for your guidance in our business.

Shehan WijayasingheDirector | Elephant Financial

"Thank you so much for getting to know me and what was important to me for my next career move.

From the initial phone conversation, to our meeting at your office, you made sure you understood completely what I was looking for and what I wanted out of my next role.

One month in and my family and I couldn't be any happier.

Anyone that is looking for a new role or advice on their current structure, give Roland a call. Coffee is on him."

Benjamin EdwardsMortgage broker | GJ Finance

If you're looking for the best recruiter in Mortgage Broking, look no further! What amazes me is that Roland picks up every detail upon your initial discussion and just delivers candidates that suits your business like no other recruiter could do. His extensive knowledge of market insights and business structures is impressive. I'd recommend to you with no reservation.

Shaun LiuGeneral Manager | Vertex Lending Solutions

Thank you so much for getting me into a great role for my future. I would highly recommend Platinum People Group to anyone looking for a graduate role or seeking a new challenge. Was a pleasure to gain work through Roland.

Chris WhitearRelationship Manager | FinancePath

For reliable, considerate service with a recruiter who’s so patient and genuinely cares about you, I would look no further than Roland Youakim! He is so professional and knowledgeable, and most importantly loves what he does and is so passionate about it!

Adina ZhangLending Manager | Bank of Melbourne

For anyone needing a recruiter I highly recommend Roland Youakim, as I have had the pleasure of working closely with him for many years. His ability to understand our business model and attract high performing brokers has been first class. Contact him now!

Michael JohnstonMortgage broker | Resolve Finance

Thanks for helping me recruit a great new Finance Strategist, appreciate it!

Stephen McClatchieFounder and Managing Director | Loans Australia Pty Ltd

I would like to thank Roland at Platinum People Group for helping me land in my role at GJ Gardner. It was an absolute pleasure dealing with him. The experience was great and I would recommend anyone looking for a recruiter to seek out Platinum People Group's services.

Adam GleesonBusiness Development Manager | GJ Gardner

Loving dealing with Roland and Platinum People Group – the candidates they've provided have been superb!

Stephen MitchellCEO & Managing Director | The Resicom Group

Roland is engaging, professional, passionate and absolutely loves what he does – and it shows. I have always found Roland to be a valuable source of information when it comes to the recruitment process and his inquisitive nature and ability to ask open ended questions ensures he fully understands the role he is recruiting for, the employer's expectations, the ideal candidate and the company's inherent culture. Roland provides quality candidates who are fully briefed, and communicates regularly throughout the recruitment process. I have no hesitation in recommending Roland and Platinum People to any prospective employer looking for a superior recruitment experience.

Natalie SheehanChief Operating Officer | Better Choice Home Loans

Roland is an experienced recruiter that has seen many successful placements at Resolve Finance over a 6 year partnership. I find Roland to be very professional, with an energy that attracts like-minded people. He has immersed himself into our business and culture to ensure we get the best results possible. I would highly recommend our "guru" in recruitment. Thank you for your support Roland.

Sandy ParavizziniGeneral Manager, Retail | Resolve Finance

Best recruiter ever!! Roland helped me get my role as Client Service Officer at Acceptance Finance. It was a pleasure dealing with you and I wish you all the best for the future.

Leo ZhangClient Service Officer | Resolve Finance

"Roland has placed me in my last two positions, my latest being in October 2017. Roland listens to what you do and don't want in a job and has met the brief perfectly for me on both occasions. I completely trust his judgement. He is very professional and knows his stuff. I cannot speak highly enough of Roland and highly recommend him to anybody looking to fill a position with the right candidate or someone who might be looking for that perfect job. "

Karen EasdonClient Service Officer/Loan Administrator | Acceptance Finance

I have to say, of all the recruiters I’ve spoken with over my career, Roland is by far the best recruitment consultant. He is a very good listener, he always knows what I am looking for and therefore a level of trust is built between us. He delivers everything he promises. He is thorough, efficient, professional and helpful and this is how recruiting should be done. Thank you Roland and I wish success in your future plans.

Jenny ArshounPersonal Assistant | Credo Financial Group

Roland is professional, passionate and focused on ensuring the best outcome for both the client and the candidate. His regular updates on progress were appreciated. Based on my experience I would highly recommend Roland.

Garth CampbellPractice Development Manager | Mortgage Choice Financial Planning

Roland is very professional in his approach. Before recommending a candidate, he always completes the due diligence required to give you peace of mind that they are a quality candidate worth taking a look at. Roland always follows up and keeps you up to date about how he is progressing in securing worthy candidates. He will always contact you after an interview to get feedback about the candidate and also provide feedback about how they felt through the interview process.

Fabrice VivierRegional Support Manager | Outsource Financial

Roland has been able to achieve great recruiting results for our growing finance business. He is responsive, understands our requirements and communicates all stages of the process ensuring that we make the correct recruitment decisions. He has great energy and enthusiasm that is important when representing our business to prospective employment candidates.

Chris CollardDirector/General Manager | FinancePath

The latest candidate Platinum People Group provided us has just completed her probation with us and it’s been absolutely smooth sailing since day 1! She has been fantastic – her mature approach to working with challenges and different personalities has been exactly what we needed for that specific role so we are very happy with how she has fitted in. Thanks for getting us the “right fit” for that specific role!

Sally WhitworthHead of Broker Support | Acceptance Finance

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