This week’s contracts and deals include: CV-Library, Electus Recruitment Solutions, GradTouch, JVP Group, UK Careers Fairs

• Job board CV-Library has agreed an exclusive partnership with The UK Careers Fair to help connect candidates and employers at its events across the UK this year. The UK Careers Fairs will host events across 50 different locations in 2019, providing a networking platform for both candidates and employers to meet and discuss potential employment opportunities.

The partnership will see CV-Library gain promotion at the events and on social media, with the job board promoting the UK Careers Fair’s events on its career advice blog and social media channels.

• Bournemouth-based recruiter Electus Recruitment Solutions has been named as a supplier on government’s Crown Commercial Service (CCS) RM6002 permanent recruitment framework. The CCS supports the public sector in a bid to achieve maximum commercial value when procuring common goods and services. 

Under the agreement Electus Recruitment Solutions will supply executive search services Covering Lot 6: digital, data and technology roles.

• Manchester-based job matching business GradTouch has secured £150k in funding from GC Angels, the angel investment arm of the Growth Company.

This latest round of funding takes the total investment in GradTouch to £1.2m and will be used to expand the GradTouch offering overseas, developing new projects in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium.

• North Wales-based recruitment advertising firm JVP Group has partnered with telco Branded Telecoms to fill six new roles. JVP is helping the firm with its online recruitment advertising push, providing time-saving support services to help attract professionals seeking to further develop their career in sales.

Established in 2003, Branded Telecoms represents BT Local Business in the region, supporting businesses across Liverpool, Chester and North Wales with its knowledge of BT’s broadband, mobile, security, data and telephony services.

Oodle launches recruitment drive for London development hub

Fintech firm Oodle has launched a recruitment drive across areas including technology, marketing, design and data science ahead of establishing a new product development hub in London.

11 February 2019

PepsiCo launches global student campaign for graduate programme

PepsiCo has launched its latest campaign calling on students to identify what they think is going to be the next food or drink sensation.

15 January 2019


This week’s launches include: Encore Personnel, Oliver James Dublin, Staffing 360 Solutions

People 17 December 2018

Recruiter HOT 100: The HOT 10 Professional Recruiters

As the countdown continues to the publication of Recruiter’s HOT 100 list of UK’s top-performing recruitment companies, today we look at the HOT 10 Professional recruiters.

10 December 2018