This week’s new contracts & deals include: BAME Recruitment, Hays, Metro Bank, Odro

• Recruitment expert Hays has partnered with specialist tech provider Odro to give over 1,800 recruitment professionals across the UK and Ireland access to video interviewing and engagement technology in a multi-year partnership. The contract was confirmed following a successful pilot programme, which saw Odro roll out its platform to a team of 250 recruitment consultants over a three-month trial.

Metro Bank has partnered with diversity & inclusion consultancy firm BAME Recruitment. The community bank will be working with the specialist recruiter to attract and engage more black, Asian, minority ethnic, LGBTQ+ colleagues, as well as people living with a disability and other diverse backgrounds to support its efforts to build a truly inclusive working environment.

Global hiring activity fell during Q2 says GlobalData report

Globally, hiring activity fell during Q2 2022 amid workforce reduction concerns, according to the latest report from GlobalData.

18 August 2022


This week’s new contracts & deals include: Smart Recruit Online

Contracts 18 August 2022

Capita and WithYouWithMe help military veterans fill UK’s chronic digital skills gap

Capita has invested in WithYouWithMe, a workforce technology platform that finds employment for military veterans and other overlooked groups through delivering innovative aptitude testing and digital skills training.

Contracts 12 August 2022

Life science employers must focus on individuals and improve tech skills

Consultancy McKinsey has issued insights into how life science employers must strengthen their technology skills if they are going to meet their digital ambitions.

5 August 2022