This week’s appointments include: Berry Recruitment, Encore Personnel, ERSG, Gatehouse Bank, Macildowie

• Multi-sector recruiter Berry Recruitment has appointed Jane Baran manager of its branch in Kent.

• Blue collar recruiter Encore Personnel has announced a new senior structure, which sees current managing director and co-founder Greg Latham continue to serve in a strategic capacity in a newly created role – group CEO. He will be supported in this role by Pete Taylor, promoted from operations director to MD.

In addition, a new senior leadership team has been established with Cindy Gunn promoted to HR director, and Louise Bragg and Andy Lewis to operations directors.

• Energy staffing specialist ERSG welcomes Chris Stupack as head of offshore wind US, based in Boston.

Gatehouse Bank has appointed Amy Lloyd as its HR business partner. She joins Gatehouse from Barclays, where she was a senior HR business partner.

• Midlands-based recruitment consultancy Macildowie has appointed Margarita Fedoseyeva to the position of business director of its newly launched public sector and not-for-profit division.


This week’s contracts and deals include: The Fedcap Group, Kronos, Ultimate Software

Contracts 17 February 2020

Fraudulent professional applications highest in healthcare

The highest number of fraudulent professional document verification applications has been for allied health professionals and nurses.

10 February 2020

Ex-military guaranteed interviews for some government jobs

Military veterans are to guaranteed interviews for some government jobs under a new pilot scheme aimed at boosting their job prospects.

10 February 2020

CV lie lands NHS manager with suspended sentence

A senior NHS hospital manager, who managed to land a job by lying about having a degree, has been sentenced to two years’ imprisonment, suspended for two years, for fraud against the NHS.

27 January 2020