This week’s contracts and deals include: CSG, Job Matrix, Key, NPAworldwide, REC, Recruitive

• International recruiter CSG has acquired contract recruitment business Contract UK Staffing Solutions.

As part of the deal, CUKSS has rebranded to CRE: Contract Recruitment Experts. It will operate as part of the CSG group and support clients with temporary and flexible workforce solutions across several sectors, but maintain a primary focus on the engineering & construction, IT and consumer industries.

CSG officially launched in 2015 following the merger of several recruitment businesses, and specialises in the placement of mid-senior level roles. 

Key Recruitment and Training has been approved to deliver REC apprenticeships on behalf of the Recruitment & Employment Confederation.

Ahead of the launch of new resourcer and recruiter apprenticeship standards, Key will assist the REC in delivering apprenticeships to its members.

Key also delivers apprenticeships in business administration to help compliance teams, customer services to develop future resourcers and recruiters and team leading and management.

• Global recruitment network NPAworldwide welcomes 11 further members.

These include JTR Recruiting, CareerMonks, Recruit Place & Train, Propel Recruitment, QFS, On-Demand Talent Management and CTH in the US; Halcyon Finance & Accounting Recruitment in Canada; and Resilience HQ and Jaspa King Recruitment in Australia.

• Recruitment software provider Recruitive has integrated with job site Job Matrix.

Retail recruiters optimistic despite high street doom and gloom

The UK high street has suffered in recent months, with a string of closures of well-known retailers, and others struggling to survive.

20 April 2018

Industry gives cautious reaction to unemployment fall

Unemployment has fallen to levels not seen since the year Stevie Nicks joined Fleetwood Mac, Microsoft was founded and Monty Python and the Holy Grail hit cinemas.

17 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


This week’s appointments include: Berwick Partners, Eames, Green Park, Hays Talent Solutions, Heidrick & Struggles, LogicMelon, RecruitAbility, Sky Recruitment Specialists, TEAM, Tile Hill

People 16 April 2018