This week’s contracts and deals include: Caraffi, Castle Employment, Investigo Group, Mane Contract Services

• Yorkshire-based recruiter Castle Employment is supporting the York City Football Club Foundation Tier1 Regional Talent Club (RTC). The RTC provides player development opportunities for elite football female players across the region at U10, U12, U14 and U16. Castle will also be sponsoring York City’s U12 girls’ football team this season.

• Multi-sector recruiter Investigo Group has acquired talent management consultancy Caraffi. Caraffi empowers organisations to build talent acquisition strategies and services. Working alongside HR directors, talent directors and C-suite stakeholders, Caraffi helps to execute effective people strategies for companies using diagnostic tools.

Mane Contract Services has entered into a strategic partnership with Thompson Aero Seating, a leading supplier of premium aircraft seating. Under the terms of the 12-month deal, Mane will supply Thomson Aero Seating with skilled labour on an exclusive basis to meet the needs of its business based in Northern Ireland.

Mane will be advertising all of the Thompson Aero Seating roles on its website, while also running a number of specific recruitment campaigns aimed at attracting the best talent for the client’s engineering roles. 

Hospitality businesses more difficult to fill, as ONS highlights recruiting crisis

The Office of National Statistics reports that as the UK wrestles with a recruiting crisis across the country, hospitality businesses are most likely to be struggling to fill roles.

16 September 2021

Government to create thousands of clean energy jobs through hydrogen strategy

The government is set create thousands of jobs through its new Hydrogen Strategy, investing around £900m in low-carbon hydrogen fuel to power vehicles and heat homes.

17 August 2021


This week’s new launches include: Consult Energy, Red Diamond Recruitment, Spencer Ogden, TheJobApp

New to Market 19 July 2021

Samuel Knight International appoints Kaiser as chair

Global manpower provider Samuel Knight International has announced the appointment of Paul Kaiser, former UNW corporate finance partner, as its new chairman.

People 13 July 2021