Hi, I'm Danika,

I'm a passionate ex marketer now covering perm and freelance roles for Financial Services, Manufacturing, Industrial and Utilities

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My area of expertise

My area of expertise covers both freelance and permanent roles in the Financial Services world.

As well as:  Manufacturing, Industrial Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals and Utilities. I have personal experience in digital specialisations as well as across the board marketing roles.

A little more about me...

I come from the digital world of Financial Services. I started off my career as a Journalist and discovered my love for writing. I became a marketing copywriter and since then have had the privilege of working with great Fintech startups and big finance brands in developing their content.

Since moving from South Africa to London I have had a career change in that I have moved into recruitment with Stopgap! My love for communicating with people and being part of such a fantastic company has placed me firmly in a role that I love. So many of Stopgap’s consultants are actually ex-marketers themselves which makes us a dynamic team with a wealth of industry knowledge.

In my personal time I am with my family – and am rushed off my feet entertaining my three year old! We love being outdoors and exploring our new life here in the UK.

Stopgap is a unique team in that they approach everything collaboratively. Changing my career from a digital specialist to a recruitment consultant was a big change and one I can say was the best move for me! Watching the care each consultant puts into dealing with their clients and candidates is admirable in a world where the personal touch is often forgotten!


I used to be an Airhostess in my early 20’s and travelled the globe for six years!

I pretty much have seen every corner of the world and have an immense love for visiting unusual places. I often get asked where my favourite place is to visit and I have to say Cape Town! The mountain is so beautiful and I can’t recommend this part of the world enough!


View my current roles

27 Feb 2020

Account Manager - Customer Success

Growing tech company is looking for their first Account Manager. B2B Saas exp is a must for this Fintech role!

25 Feb 2020

Marketing Manager - FinTech space!

Marketing Manager needed for one of London's hottest FinTech companies. Huge opportunity to join a great team.

19 Feb 2020

Subscription Marketing Manager

19 Feb 2020

Acquisition Marketing Manager

Growing Fintech need an Acquisition Marketing Manager to deliver exciting campaigns and showcase their renowned product

14 Feb 2020

Marketing Executive - Financial Services

Great opportunity to join a multi award winning business that is located in the heart of London.

13 Feb 2020

Marketing Manager

Exciting new opportunity for a Marketing Manager who lives & breathes ROI and working with multiple marketing channels.

27 Feb 2020

Product Manager

Exciting opportunity for a Product Manager to join this award winning global financial services company.

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