This week’s appointments include: MERJE, Virgin Galactic

Michael Brennan joins multi-sector recruiter MERJE as head of business development. Brennan joins MERJE after 15 months in New York leading recruitment teams specialising in the IT and insurance sectors, and before that he was a director at Michael Page for 10 years.

• Spaceflight company Virgin Galactic has appointed Diane Prins Sheldahl as its executive vice president of people and organisation. She will be responsible for leading the Virgin Galactic’s people organisation for both VG and The Spaceship Company (TSC). Her team will also be responsible for VG’s and TSC’s organisational design and execution of HR strategic initiatives.

‘Unprecedented’ demand leads to recruitment drive for pizza firm

A Nottingham-based food manufacturing giant has launched a recruitment drive due to “unprecedented” demand during the coronavirus pandemic.

31 March 2020

Consilium Recruit helps Sprint Power Technology create jobs

A Birmingham-based automotive firm is creating 50 new roles.

30 March 2020

FINANCIALS: Staffline reveals mixed fortunes due to pandemic

Staffline is encountering mixed fortunes as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Financials 25 March 2020

Surge as jobseekers search for key worker roles

Job searches for key worker roles in the driving, retail and hospitality sectors have surged, according to data from job board CV-Library.

24 March 2020