This week’s appointments include: Franklin Fitch, Frontline Recruitment, Green Park, Impellam, ManpowerGroup, Oyster Partnership, PeoplePlus, TeamJobs

• IT infrastructure specialist recruitment consultancy Franklin Fitch welcomes Simon Nicholls as contract practice manager in its UK team in London.

• East Midlands careers specialist Frontline Recruitment has appointed Emma Marshall as managing consultant in the permanent division of its Derby branch.

• Executive search firm Green Park has appointed David Sayers as director in its CFO practice.

• Staffing group Impellam has appointed the Right Honourable Baroness Stowell of Beeston MBE as non-executive director.

Baroness Stowell has been a member of the House of Lords since 2011 and was Leader of the House from 2014-16. Between 2001 and 2010, she worked at the BBC and was promoted to head of corporate affairs in 2008. She is currently a director of travel trade association ABTA and crime fighting charity Crimestoppers.

Cari Dominguez, a board director at recruitment giant ManpowerGroup, has been appointed to President Donald Trump’s task force on apprenticeship expansion.

The new task force, created as a result of the president’s executive order on ‘Expanding Apprenticeships in America’ in June, will provide recommendations to improve and promote apprenticeships across the US, and brings together representatives from business, trade and industry groups, educational institutions and trade unions.

Matthew Bunyan joins construction and property recruiter Oyster Partnership to head up the firm’s new real estate finance desk.

• Employment and training service company PeoplePlus has appointed Joe Mitchell as its new Scottish apprenticeships manager. Mitchell will be working from sister Staffline company Brightwork’s Glasgow offices.

Fadi Jawish has joined Bournemouth-based recruiter TeamJobs as commercial recruitment consultant.

Contractors to resist off-payroll contracts, according to survey

Recruiters have backed up findings from ContractorCalculator revealing massive contractor resistance toward taking contracts that would place them inside of IR35.

Legislation 4 July 2018

FINANCIALS: Staffline trades in line with expectations

Staffline is trading in line with expectations, according to a trading update, released by the recruitment and training organisation.

Financials 4 July 2018

JCB to create 200 jobs for new Staffordshire factory

Construction equipment giant JCB is to create 200 jobs at a new factory off the A50 in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire.

29 June 2018


This week’s launches include: Cathcart Energy, Encore Personnel, Highfield Professional Solutions, Work180

New to Market 26 June 2018