This week’s appointments include: Willis Towers Watson

• Driving, technical, IT, industrial and rail staffing specialist Berry Recruitment has appointed Kathy Rusher as operations manager in its Oxford branch.

• Banking and finance staffing specialist Eames Consulting has promoted James Rydon from manager to associate director within its actuarial and insurance risk team.

• Headhunting firm Howgate Sable has appointed Damien Bower as partner to lead its new life sciences and healthcare division.

• Global talent consultancy Spengler Fox welcomes Maciej Kotowicz as country manager for Poland.

• Global multinational risk management, insurance brokerage and advisory company Willis Towers Watson welcomes Amanda Scott as GB head of its talent and rewards business.

North-West recruiter enjoys summer boom in temp placements

A Birkenhead-headquartered recruitment business reports it is enjoying significant success in placing more temporary workers this summer in driving, logistics, distribution and warehousing jobs than at the same time in previous years.

4 August 2020

TfL TA head says Covid is huge opportunity to foster greater diversity

The Covid pandemic is a huge opportunity to dismantle some of the recruitment barriers facing diverse talent.

22 July 2020

Recruitment bright spots amid jobs carnage

After Marks & Spencer’s announcement yesterday that it plans to shed 900 jobs – just the latest in a litany of bad news on the jobs front – recruiters could be excused for feeling a bit gloomy.

21 July 2020

Train demand leads to 200 new staff at Bombardier

Train manufacturer Bombardier plans to hire an additional 200 staff at its Derby site to meet growing demand for new trains.

20 July 2020