Showcasing the best recruitment talent we are pleased to present our full list of winners of the 2013 Recruiter Awards for Excellence.

Held at Grosvenor House Hotel we welcomed the leading lights from across the recruitment industry to enjoy a dazzling evening awards gala recognising and rewarding companies and individuals who have excelled within the recruitment profession. The awards are a fabulous occasion to show the world the amazing and indispensable job which is done both in-house and through agencies.

In-House Recruiter of the Year

WINNER: Jo Morgan, Sodexo Prestige

Best Employee Referral Strategy


Agency Recruiter of the Year

WINNER: Tony Vickers, consultant/director, Balance Recruitment

Best Candidate Experience and Onboarding

WINNER: Matalan

Best Apprentice/School Leaver Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Network Rail with Works Communications

Best Graduate/ Trainee Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Newton Europe

Best Recruitment Team

WINNER: Life Technologies

Innovation in Recruitment


Most Effective Employer Brand Development


Best Global/ Int'l Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Life Technologies

Best Recruitment Agency Marketing Team

WINNER: FiveTen Group

Best Large Recruitment Agency to Work for (More than 50 Employees)

WINNER: Goodman Masson

Best Small Recruitment Agency to Work for (fewer than 50 employees)

WINNER: Caritas Recruitment

Best Candidate Care

WINNER: Independent and Kiddicare

Best Client Service


Best Banking/ Financial Recruitment Agency

WINNER: Cititec

Best Engineering Recruitment Agency


Best International Recruitment Agency

WINNER: Penta Consulting

Best IT Recruitment Agency

WINNER: LA International Computer Consultants

Best Newcomer Agency

WINNER: AdMore Recruitment

Best Professional Services Recruitment Agency

WINNER: Annapurna Recruitment

Best Temporary Recruitment Agency

WINNER: Protocol Education

Large Recruitment Agency of the Year (More than 50 employees)

WINNER: Pathology Group & Associated Companies

Small Recruitment Agency of the Year (Fewer than 50 Employees)

WINNER: Resourcing Group

Best Embedded Recruiting Team

WINNER: Capita Resourcing at Secure Central Government Client

Outstanding Outsourced Recruitment Organisation


Best Technology Innovation

WINNER: YO Sushi! in partnership with Pink Squid

Best Job Board

WINNER: CareersinAudit.com

Most Effective Recruitment Campaign

WINNER: Portland Hospital in partnership with Pink Squid