Contracts and deals for week of 18-21 April 2017

• Professional services provider for flexible workers JSA Services has acquired contractor services company Online Professional. The acquisition marks the firm’s seventh and largest acquisition to date.

• Stockport-based new start recruiter Odin Recruitment Group has secured a funding facility from independent, owner-managed factoring and invoice discounting provider Positive Cashflow Finance. The £150k funding facility will ensure working capital is available to meet the contractors’ weekly/monthly wages while waiting for their clients to pay.

• Global manufacturer of roof windows and modular skylights The VELUX Group has has gone live with recruitment software provider Workday’s Workday Human Capital Management system. The deployment covers the group’s 10,000 employees across 40 countries.

FINANCIALS: Gattaca sees rise in profits

Engineering and technology recruitment company Gattaca has seen growth in net fee income of 12% compared with the same six months last year.

Financials 19 April 2018

US brewer seeks beer expert for UK opening

If you know your beer and fancy getting paid for tasting it, then we might have the perfect job for you.

Lighter Side 17 April 2018

Candidate shortage continues to hit UK says Report on Jobs

The UK continues to suffer from a shortage of candidates, according to the latest IHS Markit/Recruitment & Employment Confederation ‘Report on Jobs’.

10 April 2018


This week’s appointments include: Acorn, Armstrong Craven, BMC Recruitment Group, Emperic Group, Global Resourcing, Pedersen & Partners, RSA Group, Stopgap, tml Partners, Vibe HCM

People 9 April 2018