Showcasing the best recruitment talent we are pleased to present our full list of winners of the 2014 Recruiter Awards for Excellence.

Held at Grosvenor House Hotel in London a fantastic evening was had by all, celebrating the hard work and achievements in recruitment last year.

The number of entrants was at an all-time high – and with 1,200+ attendees. The night’s proceedings raised the roof on excellence within the 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.

Best Recruitment Teams

WINNER: LV= – Resourcing Team 
HIGHLY COMMENDED: Birmingham City Council - People Resourcing and In-Source 

Recruitment Agency of the Year (more than 100 Employees)

Sponsored by Itris
WINNER: Sanctuary Personnel 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - LA International Computer Consultants

Recruitment Agency of the Year (fewer than 100 Employees)

Sponsored by CV-Library

In-House Recruitment Leader of the Year

WINNER: Chris Marsh – Atkins 

Agency Recruitment Leader of the Year

Sponsored by Independent Contractor Services Limited (ICS)

WINNER: Raj Tulsiani - Green Park Interim & Executive Search

Outstanding Outsourced Recruitment Organisation

WINNER: Pinstripe & Ochre House, now known as Cielo Talent

Recruitment Technology Innovation of the Year


Innovation in Recruitment

Sponsored by Hamilton Bradshaw

WINNER: Boots UK in partnership with Cubiks 

Best Job Board/Careers Board

WINNER: Bubble Jobs 

Best Professional Services Recruitment Agency Sponsored by Anderson Group

WINNER: Goodman Masson

Best IT Recruitment Agency

Sponsored by Mobile Contractor

WINNER: LA International Computer Consultants 
HIGHLY COMMENDED Annapurna IT – Part of the Annapurna Recruitment Group

Best Engineering Recruitment Agency

Sponsored by RBS

WINNER: Air Energi 

Best Banking / Financial Recruitment Agency

Sponsored by Professional Representation Network

WINNER: Oliver James Associates 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - Eames Consulting Group 

Best Creative / Digital / Media Recruitment Agency of the Year

Sponsored by FPS Group

WINNER: Major Players 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - Purple Consultancy 

Best Recruitment Agency to Work For (more than 100 Employees)

Sponsored by Danbro 
WINNER: Goodman Masson

Best Recruitment Agency to Work For (fewer than 100 Employees)

Sponsored by FPS Group

WINNER: Pod Talent

Best Embedded Recruitment Team

WINNER: Hays Talent Solutions at American Express – Europe

Best Graduate Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Kent County Council


Best Apprentice / School Leaver Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Nestlé UK in partnership with Capp & Co 

Best Global / International Recruitment Strategy

WINNER: Atkins

Best International Recruitment Agency

Sponsored by Von Essen Group

Most Effective Recruitment Marketing Campaign

Sponsored by reed.co.uk 
WINNER: Lyle & Scott in partnership with Beringer Tame 

Most Effective Employer Brand Development

WINNER: Jaguar Land Rover in partnership with Pink Squid 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - Atkins in partnership with Appetite

Best Client Service Supported by REC

WINNER: HCL Workforce Solutions 

Best Candidate Experience

WINNER: The Co-operative Bank

Best Candidate Care Sponsored by Forest Group

WINNER: October Recruitment 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - Tangent International 

Best Recruitment Agency Marketing Team

WINNER: Robert Walters 
HIGHLY COMMENDED - RedLaw Recruitment

Best New Agency Sponsored by Anderson Group

WINNER: Hunter Healthcare