This week's appointments include: Change Recruitment, Coleman James, Eames, ePayMe, Heidrick & Struggles, ISL, Manpower, Mercer, S2 Recruitment

• Scotland-based recruiter Change Recruitment has appointed Lesley Shepherd as an associate director to lead its specialist customer contact division. Gordon Hutchison also joins as associate director to lead its international recruitment team.

• Newcastle-based construction and built environment recruiter Coleman James welcomes Astrid Clough as director to head up its facilities management team and work alongside company founder Andrew Mackay.

• Financial and professional services recruiter Eames Consulting Group has promoted Jamie Card from manager to associate director of its contract delivery team. Laura Bellamy is promoted from consultant to senior consultant.

ePayMe, an outsourced payroll services provider for the recruitment industry, has appointed Martin Wilding as chief operating officer.

• Global executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles has appointed Sarah Payne chief human resources officer.

• Bristol recruitment business ISL has appointed learning and development specialist Oli Hartley to grow its internal professional development practice and lead its recruitment academy.

• Recruitment giant ManpowerGroup has appointed François Lancon as regional president, Asia Pacific and Middle East (APME). He takes up his role on 1 January 2019.

• Global consulting firm Mercer has appointed Bala Viswanathan as chief operating officer.

• Executive IT and engineering recruiter S2 Recruitment welcomes Jack Such as consultant at its new office at the Menai Science Park on Anglesey, North Wales.

Indeed reveals the search terms most used by jobseekers

The news agenda as well as changes in technology and the structure of labour markets are reflected in an analysis by job site Indeed of search terms used by jobseekers in 2018.

10 December 2018

Fewer jobseekers as workers opt to stay put, finds Report on Jobs

High employment rates combined with a willingness among workers to stay put has resulted in fewer people looking for jobs.

7 December 2018

Recruiter HOT 100: The HOT 10 Technical recruiters

As part of Recruiter’s HOT 100 list of top-performing recruitment firms in the UK, today we look at the HOT 10 engineering/technical/science (Technical) recruiters.

6 December 2018


This week’s contracts and deals include: 20 Essex Street, Altran UK, ASTRiiD, Brightwater, Cross Country Healthcare, Friisberg & Partners, NRL Group, REC, Sopra Steria Recruitment

Contracts 4 December 2018