This week’s contracts include: Bibby Financial Services, Ferris Slater, Frontline Recruitment, Jobshop UK, Pearson Anderson, Recruitive, Sopra Steria Recruitment, Towngate Personnel

• Multi-national Bibby Financial Services (BFS) has provided £1.4m in recruitment finance to healthcare recruiter Pearson Anderson. The funding includes bad debt protection and payroll services.

• Multi-sector recruiter Frontline Recruitment has signed a new two-year exclusive supply agreement with Loughborough-based JC Metalworks.

The move sees Frontline supply JC Metalworks with temporary and permanent staff. The firms have been working together since 2015.

• North West-based recruiter Ferris Slater has received £50k in additional funding. Parties contributing to the funding round include peer-to-peer crowdfunding, current shareholders and banking giant Barclays.

The new funding will help in the hiring of three new recruitment consultants, taking the Ferris Slater team to six.

Jobshop UK has signed up as a business partner with tennis club The West Hants Club, Bournemouth. The partnership will see the Bournemouth-based recruiter sponsor the club’s sweatshirts and support the Adult NCL (National Club League) teams.

• Recruitment software provider Recruitive Software has been accepted as a supplier on the government’s latest G-Cloud Framework – G-Cloud 10. G-Cloud is a government initiative targeted at easing procurement by public sector bodies in departments of the UK government, which aims to provide a single repository of cloud-based services for use by public sector organisations via an online marketplace. 

• Recruitment and managed recruitment service provider Sopra Steria Recruitment is now a partner of Business Disability Forum (BDF).

• Bournemouth-based hospitality recruiter Towngate Personnel has secured a contract with PizzaExpress as a preferred supplier, working with the Italian casual dining restaurant chain primarily in the South of England and Channel Islands.

Alexander Mann Solutions appoints Modley director of talent and D&I

Global talent acquisition and management solutions provider Alexander Mann Solutions has appointed Paul Modley as director of talent acquisition and diversity & inclusion.

People 18 July 2019

Morson boosts senior team with Adair and Lynchehaun

Morson Group has bolstered its senior team with two promotions.

People 16 July 2019


This week’s appointments include: 3R, Ben Johnson Recruitment, Eden Search & Select, Four Seasons Recruitment, Lorien, NHS Professionals, Pedersen & Partners, Pertemps, Samuel Knight International

People 15 July 2019


This week’s contracts and deals include: Baxter Neumann, Flexy Corporation, Hireserve, Hortor, HR GO, Impellam Group, Morson, novacare, Profiles Creative, Red Berry Recruitment, River Partnership, Stratagem Global Recruitment

Contracts 8 July 2019