This week’s appointments include: Advance TRS, Rutherford Cross, VMAGROUP

• Technical engineering staffing specialist Advance TRS has appointed Rob Kelly water & infrastructure director. Kelly will head up the new office in Port Solent on the South Coast. The firm also welcomes Neil Wilkie as training and development director.

• Senior finance recruiter Rutherford Cross has appointed Laura Montgomery, Gillian Donaldson, Eleanor Tuner and Gayle Pike as consultants.

Montgomery will focus exclusively on senior finance appointments and advising the CFO community, while Donaldson, Tuner and Pike join the firm’s senior interim finance team. Montgomery and Donaldson are based in Glasgow, while Tuner and Pike are in Edinburgh.

• International recruitment and executive search specialist VMAGROUP has appointed Adam Tivey and Elinor Geary as senior consultants in its marketing recruitment practice.

Record numbers in work but every silver lining has a possible cloud

The number of people in work in the UK has risen to a record high. According to official figures published today, there were 32.7m people in employment between November and January.

19 March 2019

Barefoot runner’s quest resonates with AA employer brand

The Automobile Association is getting behind a female barefoot runner’s quest to run the equivalent of 100 marathons in 100 days.

18 March 2019

All mod jobs as house building factory opens in Cheshire

Up to 250 new jobs are in the pipeline following the opening of a new factory in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

18 March 2019

FINANCIALS: Impellam sees increase in revenue but slight profit fall

Impellam Group has posted a 5.7% increase in revenue year-on-year, according to unaudited results for the 53-week period to 4 January 2019.

Financials 14 March 2019