Lucy McDonald

Lucy McDonald

Specialisation: Business Support
Company Position: Consultant
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Phone Number: +61 3 8629 1004
Location: Melbourne

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After graduating from University in New Zealand, Lucy relocated to Australia working in Hospitality and Hotels. Leading to a 2-year stint opening and setting up a new hotel in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Lucy then found herself back in Australia and this time in Melbourne.

After starting off in hospitality recruitment, Lucy joined Ambition as part of the AccountAbility team in September 2018. She specialises in permanent and temporary assignments within Business Support and is your go-to consultant for anything Customer Service and Administration.

Lucy values clear communication and transparency in her interactions with both her clients and candidates. She strives to build long-lasting relationships and add value where she can, to ensure she has a more consultative approach to each interaction. Not only is Lucy able to get the right person into a role but she also talks market insights, CV feedback and interview preparation.

Top candidate tip:

A clear well-written resume is your best tool when applying for a new role. Be sure to elaborate on your achievements to ensure your resume stands out from others with similar backgrounds.

During the interview make sure you have done your research and prepared a few questions to ensure your interest in the role is evident. Remember this is your opportunity to also ensure this role and company will be right for you.

And finally - be yourself and let your personality show, authenticity is key.

Outside of work:

Lucy enjoys travelling, music and quality time with friends. On weekends you can find her exploring Melbourne and all it has to offer.


“It’s rare that you come across a true talent acquisition partner like Lucy. Lucy has worked relentlessly with us to find great talent for our business. What is impressive about Lucy is her ability to understand exactly what we need, very quickly and deliver on her promises with authenticity and professionalism.” - Client

“Lucy is great at keeping in touch about applications and progress. She calls regularly to find out how things are going and I would definitely recommend.” - Candidate