Build People is NZ's largest privately owned business specializing in Executive Placements for the Building Industry, including senior sales and marketing, Operations/Finance and Executive appointments. We have a vast amount of experience in the industry and our key offering is based on providing a true competitive edge through strategic talent acquisition, not to mention our unparalleled connections with the key candidates in this market. We are immensely proud of the fact that we have 100% fulfilment in exclusive engagements and numerous client accolades.

A team of experienced recruiters operating in a niche market we have over 35 years combined experience recruiting in the New Zealand Hardware, Building and Construction sectors.

We proactively maintain a large candidate and client network and our services are provided nationally across both NZ and Australia.

Build People are members of the NZ Building Industry Federation and Green Building Council, as well as being key judges at the annual NZ Hardware Awards.

We welcome enquiries from discerning clients looking to maximise returns on their recruitment investment, and candidates from the industry looking for professional representation and advice.

Our People



Jeremy Wilson


Operations Manager

Bryar Faamalepe


Senior Recruitment Specialist

Chloe Stenson


Recruitment Specialist

Sophia Jeory


Executive Search Specialist

Jamie Bonner


Sales Support Receptionist

Sarah Ward



Sally Kilonback


Senior Recruitment Consultant - Currently on extended maternity leave

Viviann Kinczyk