Meet the Team


Scott Small

Managing Director

Scott’s career in recruitment spans over 27 years, with 23 of those being the Managing Director of Smalls Recruiting then Spinifex Recruiting. As Managing Director, Scott's main focus is ensuring Spinifex Recruiting's performance and quality is of a consistently high standard. Scott is a hands-on Director, building strong and sustainable relationships with all clients across City, Country & Coast.


Peter O'Donnell


Peter has held a number of executive management positions over the past 35 years. These include senior roles in retail, I.T., mining and recruitment industries. Since 1994, Peter was CEO of GWS Personnel servicing inland NSW. He prides himself on the relationships that he builds with clients and his ability to understand and deliver services that complement clients’ business needs. Peter is currently Chairman of the Spinifex Group of Companies.


Jack Crumlin

Board Advisor

Jack is a chartered accountant with a strong background in corporate restructuring, turnaround and people leadership. Jack is one of Australia's leading executive coaches having worked with numerous leaders at various stages of their careers. His extensive business knowledge allows him to provide relevant pragmatic business advice in real time for his clients.
In addition to his consulting activity, Jack holds several advisory and formal board positions and has also held board positions including Board Advisor to Spinifex Recruiting.


Damien O'Donnell

Client Director

As a Recruitment professional, Damien is passionate about building relationships with individuals and organisations that are, or would like to be, connected to Regional NSW. Managing three teams across Regional NSW allows Damien to pursue this passion. As part of Damien's role, he also recruits for mid to senior roles in the Regional and Agribusiness markets.


Victoria Bila

Group Manager - Operations

Over 20 years recruitment experience primarily focused on Government contract work. Victoria possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills managing various stakeholder relationships for the business. Victoria is involved with client/candidate liaison when it is necessary to participate in escalated issues.


Andrew Egan

Group Manager - Operations

Andrew currently heads up the Central & Northern region for Spinifex Recruiting, leading a team of recruiters whilst delivering senior mandates for a variety of clients in the manufacturing, industrial and commercial sectors. Recent senior placements include, HR Manager, Financial Controller and Head of Business Development.