2018 shortlist

We are delighted to announce the Recruiter Awards 2018 shortlist.

The shortlist was announced live on @RecruiterAwards using the dedicated event hashtag:#recruitershortlist. Congratulations to all shortlisted companies and individuals. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony held in London on 3 May 2018. Find out more here

 

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1. AGENCY RECRUITMENT LEADER OF THE YEAR

  • Saffa Ayub: MD, Bramwith Consulting
  • Toby Babb: CEO, Harrington Starr
  • Paula Rogers: CEO/Founder, Admiral Recruitment
  • Suki Sandhu: CEO/Founder, Audeliss
  • Andy Shatwell: MD, Charlton Morris
  • Raj Tulsiani: CEO/Co-Founder, Green Park

2. IN-HOUSE RECRUITMENT LEADER OF THE YEAR

  • Katrina Hutchinson-O’Neill: Director of Resourcing, Nationwide Building Society
  • Craig Morgans: Head of Talent Acquisition and Learning and Development, The AA

3. RECRUITMENT INDUSTRY ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

  • Nicholas Barton: CEO/Founder, The Barton Partnership
  • Steve Beckitt: CEO/Founder, SourceBreaker
  • Richard Cooke: Owner/Director, Seven Resourcing
  • Charlie Ryan: MD/Founder, CMR Recruitment UK/The Recruitment Queen
  • Suki Sandhu: CEO/Founder, Audeliss
  • Ed Vokes: Company Director, Evolve Hospitality

4. BEST CANDIDATE EXPERIENCE

  • Clarriots Care
  • Go North East Bus Driver Routeway: Go North East in partnership with Jobcentre Plus and Gateshead College
  • Out of This World Candidate Experience: Mars in partnership with Amberjack
  • The Candidate Experience: TMP Worldwide UK
  • General Manager recruitment: Virgin Active

5. BEST GRADUATE RECRUITMENT STRATEGY

  • Global Graduate Leadership Programme (GGLP): Aviva in partnership with Capp & Co
  • What Makes You: Babcock in partnership with Blackbridge Communications
  • Transforming Morgan Stanley’s worldwide approach to graduate hiring: Morgan Stanley in partnership with WCN
  • Turning the Dial on Diversity: Network Rail in partnership with Amberjack
  • Beat the Game Changers: Vodafone in partnership with Pink Squid

6. BEST APPRENTICE/SCHOOL LEAVER RECRUITMENT STRATEGY

  • Adecco Group UK&I – Shared Service Centre
  • Aldi apprenticeships campaign – Aldi in partnership with Penna
  • Morrisons Makes It: Degree Apprenticeships – Morrisons in partnership with Amberjack

7. IN-HOUSE INNOVATION IN RECRUITMENT

  • ChatBot on www.theaacareers.co.uk: The AA in partnership with TMP Worldwide
  • BT Apprentice Recruitment Campaign 2017: BT in partnership with Sonru
  • Go North East Bus Driver Routeway: Go North East in partnership with Jobcentre Plus and Gateshead College
  • Jumpstart Online Recruitment Process: TELUS International Central America Recruitment

8. MOST EFFECTIVE EMPLOYER BRAND DEVELOPMENT

  • The Right Stuff: Five Guys in partnership with Chatter Communications
  • Clearly Hastings Direct: Hastings Direct in partnership with That Little Agency
  • The Feel Good Company: TELUS International Central America
  • Join the Great Venture: HS2 in partnership with TMP Worldwide UK
  • Investigo Life: Investigo
  • The Home of Proper Jobs: Charles Tyrwhitt
  • The White Company – PRIDE: The White Company in partnership with Pink Squid
  • Brand launch and All Walks of Life campaign: Whitehall Resources

9. BEST IN-HOUSE RECRUITMENT TEAM

  • Openreach
  • Cisco
  • Müller UK & Ireland
  • Nationwide Building Society
  • Oliver James Associates
  • The AA
  • Vestel Group of Companies
  • Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police

10. BEST RECRUITMENT AGENCY MARKETING TEAM

  • Acorn Recruitment
  • Darwin Recruitment
  • Fircroft
  • Optimus Search
  • Robert Walters
  • Rullion

11. BEST CANDIDATE CARE

  • Audeliss
  • Brightpool
  • C&M Travel Recruitment
  • Cavendish Professionals
  • ISE Partners
  • La Fosse Associates
  • Noa Recruitment
  • Recruiter Republic
  • SpenglerFox
  • TFS Healthcare

12. BEST CLIENT SERVICE

  • Amberjack
  • Bramwith Consulting
  • Kite Consulting Group
  • La Salle Network
  • Oliver James Associates
  • Optimus Search
  • Strictly Recruitment
  • The Barton Partnership

13. BEST BANKING/FINANCIAL RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Eames Consulting Group
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • Harrington Starr
  • Investigo
  • Kite Consulting Group
  • LMA Recruitment
  • Oliver James Associates

14. BEST ENGINEERING RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Core Talent
  • Fircroft
  • NRL
  • RGB Recruitment
  • Rullion

15. BEST INTERNATIONAL RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Fircroft
  • Global {M}
  • NES Global Talent
  • NonStop Recruitment
  • Oliver James Associates
  • Opus Talent Solutions
  • Robert Walters
  • VHR (Virtual Human Resources)

16. BEST IT/TECHNOLOGY RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Baltic Training
  • Darwin Recruitment
  • Eurostaff
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • La Fosse Associates
  • Robert Walters
  • RP International
  • Rullion

17. BEST NEW AGENCY

  • Broadgate Search
  • Broster Buchanan
  • Oakwell Hampton
  • Peel Solutions
  • Source Technology
  • TRIA Recruitment

18. BEST PROFESSIONAL SERVICES RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Balance Recruitment
  • DMJ Recruitment
  • LMA Recruitment
  • Procurement Heads
  • RedLaw
  • Strictly Recruitment

19. BEST PUBLIC/THIRD SECTOR RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Baltimore Consulting
  • Charles Hunter Associates
  • Commercial Services
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • Pertemps
  • TFS Healthcare
  • The Finegreen Group
  • TPP Recruitment

20. BEST TEMPORARY RECRUITMENT AGENCY

  • Amoria Bond
  • Class People
  • Evolve Hospitality
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • LaSalle Network
  • PMP Recruitment
  • Taskmaster Resources

21. MOST EFFECTIVE BACK OFFICE OPERATION

  • Cathcart Associates
  • Cavendish Professionals
  • Class People
  • Eames Consulting Group
  • ECS Resource Group
  • Gravitas Recruitment Group
  • Your World Recruitment Group

22. RECRUITMENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR – MICRO (UP TO 10 EMPLOYEES)

  • CMR Recruitment
  • Dove & Hawk
  • Flair 4 Recruitment
  • Infosec
  • Octopus Personnel
  • SpaYse International
  • Venari Partners

23. RECRUITMENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR – SMALL (11-49 EMPLOYEES)

  • Bramwith Consulting
  • DMJ Recruitment
  • Girling Jones
  • Harrington Starr
  • Kite Consultant Group
  • LMA Recruitment
  • Profiles Creative
  • Trust in Soda

24. RECRUITMENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR – MEDIUM (50-249 EMPLOYEES)

  • Amoria Bond
  • Annapurna Recruitment
  • Goodman Masson
  • Green Park
  • Harnham
  • Investigo
  • La Fosse Associates
  • Opus Talent Solutions

25. RECRUITMENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR – LARGE (250+ EMPLOYEES)

  • Fircroft
  • Robert Walters
  • Search Consultancy

26. MOST EFFECTIVE COMPLIANCE OPERATION

  • Carmichael UK
  • Charles Hunter Associates
  • Gap Personnel
  • NES Global Talent
  • Rullion

27. OUTSTANDING OUTSOURCED RECRUITMENT ORGANISATION

  • Amberjack
  • Cielo
  • Team24
  • TMP Worldwide

28. RECRUITMENT TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION OF THE YEAR

  • GatedTalent
  • Hinterview
  • Imperial Brands in partnership with Amberjack
  • JOB TODAY
  • Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with Capp & Co
  • SourceBreaker
  • Syft
  • WCN

29. RECRUITMENT INDUSTRY SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

  • 4MAT
  • Amberjack
  • Candidate Source
  • CareersinAudit.com
  • CV-Library
  • Firefish Software
  • Saville Assessment
  • TribePad

30. MOST EFFECTIVE RECRUITMENT MARKETING CAMPAIGN

  • Talent Spotters: Assurant in partnership with Creed Communications
  • The Apprentfish: Firefish Software
  • All we need is you!: Guidant Group in partnership with Shop Direct
  • Aldi in partnership with Penna
  • Ready to make your mark: Boots in partnership with Pink Squid
  • Christmas Starts With You: The White Company in partnership with Pink Squid
  • Target. Attract. Recruit – Apprentice campaigns that exceed expectations: Vodafone in partnership with QA Apprenticeship
  • “We’re growing our Team” – OVO Energy in partnership with ThirtyThree