Posts Categorized: Brand Recruitment

Marketing events taking place during May

Brand Recruitment are always on the lookout for exciting marketing conferences and events that would be of interest to marketing professionals in the Eastern region. During May the Chartered Institute of Marketing are holding several events in and around the Central and Eastern region. These events offer marketers a great resource to current marketing trends.
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Would your business benefit from a marketing temp?

Whilst we would hope that permanent work would be driving the growth of the UK job market, it now seems many businesses are opting for temporary employees to maintain productivity and without increasing permanent headcount. A recent poll suggests it is likely that 58% of employers expect to hire temporary or contract workers over the.
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Brand Recruitment’s Team Player of the Month donates to SOS Animals charity

This month Ben Phillips was the winner of our Team Player of the Month award. He is one of our Recruitment Consultants here at Brand Recruitment, and was nominated for always being polite and considerate to others. He was also chosen for generally bringing high spirits and a pleasant atmosphere to the office. In addition.
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Marketing budgets are set to increase in 2013

This week the IPA Bellwether report which looks at marketing budgets within the UK has been released. 300 senior marketers from top businesses were surveyed and the results reveal that 36% of those surveyed are setting higher marketing budgets for the next financial year whilst 23% are setting lower budgets compared to those set last.
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Remote working soon to be a thing of the past?

With the Yahoo CEO, Marissa Myer recently announcing to all Yahoo staff that working from home will no longer be an option, we decided to look at what the benefits are of working from home or in an office for both employees and employers? Yahoo staff have been given until June to relocate to their.
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Marketing Job Satisfaction across the Eastern Region

How satisfied are marketers in their jobs? Brand Recruitment has just launched a marketing salary survey which examines the main factors relating to job satisfaction. Job satisfaction is difficult to measure as there are many external factors that can have an impact. Brand Recruitment asked all of the participants if they were happy in their.
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Guide Dogs receive this month’s Team Player award donation

It’s that time of the month again! February was the winning month for Sarah Rhodes, who is a Senior Recruitment Consultant here at Brand Recruitment. Some of the reasons why she was nominated for our Team Player of the Month award included having good team spirit, along with kindly helping out others when needed. Also.
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How was 2012 for marketers working in the Eastern Region?

Brand Recruitment has recently launched their marketing salary survey for 2012/2013 and we have found some interesting trends from the results. Brand currently specialise in marketing and PR recruitment across the Eastern region but have now expanded to cover Berkshire and Oxfordshire also. We have had a very successful and busy year here at Brand.
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Brand Recruitment begins to recruit in new areas

Building on their ongoing success, marketing recruitment agency Brand Recruitment is expanding the areas that they recruit in and will now be offering their award-winning marketing recruitment services to clients and candidates based in Oxfordshire and Berkshire. This development will be welcomed by businesses and marketing job-seekers in Berkshire and Oxfordshire will now benefit from.
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The importance of social media– can your company afford to be without it?

There was a time when social media was viewed with trepidation by some companies yet it now seems we have moved into an era where most companies cannot live without it! Back in 2010 only 35% of businesses used social media and 60% of those businesses did not have a strategy in place whereas now.
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Team Player of the Month donates to Alder Hey hospital

Rachel Kaye is the latest member of Brand Recruitment to be awarded Team Player of the Month. She received nominations for remaining calm under pressure, always being on hand to help out with a positive attitude, and her help throughout Brand’s recent office move. Rachel was delighted to receive this coveted accolade amongst the team.
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Big consumer Brands are trotting along with the current horse meat scandal…

As you may have already heard, the horse meat scandal has been crucially spreading across the media and there is a wide variety of consumer brands involved in the outrage, including the previously popular ready-meal brand Findus. The big question for many of these big named brands is whether they can in fact recover from.
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Brand Recruitment moves to new offices

Brand Recruitment has moved into new premises this week leaving behind their old office in New Park Street. The specialist marketing recruitment agency is now based at Clifton Court near the junction of Cherry Hinton Road and Hills Road. The move was prompted by an increasing headcount, with their former office at New Park Street.
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Brand Recruitment donate to Cambridge based cancer charity

Brand Recruitment has recently donated £250 on behalf of their ‘Team Player of the Month’ to the Maggie's Wallace charity (formally known as Wallace Cancer Care). This charity is based on-site at Addenbrooke’s hospital in Cambridge and ‘offers emotional, practical and social support to people with cancer and their families and friends.’ Victoria Kelly, who was.
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SodaStream hits back at ad ban by releasing new campaign

SodaStream is the world’s leading brand for simple DIY carbonated drinks that are retailed in thousands of stores across the world. Every year SodaStream provides over 600 million litres of carbonated beverages to more than 10 million households, making it one of the largest beverage companies in the world. SodaStream is a household alternative to.
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The Blue Cross benefit from Brand Recruitment ‘Team Player’

This month Emma Wright, who is part of our Candidate Engagement Team, won the Team Player of the Month and chose to donate to the Blue Cross. The Blue Cross is an animal welfare charity with centres across the UK which provide a variety of services for animals and pets. Emma was delighted to win.
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Brand Recruitment Crowned Best Regional Agency

At the prestigious Marketing and Advertising Recruitment Awards (MARA) held on London’s South Bank, Cambridge-based Brand Recruitment was awarded ‘Best Regional Marketing Recruitment Agency’ for the second year running. The specialist marketing recruiters were also on the final shortlist for the Best Candidate Experience and Best Medium Agency awards. Brand were recognised for their continued.
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ITV unveils major rebrand: Do you like the new logo?

ITV has recently unveiled its new logo as part of its largest on-screen rebrand for more than a decade. The new identity is part of ITV’s strategy to identify that it is as up-to-date and relevant as the content it plays out. The new identity will be launched in January next year and will stretch.
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Brands making the most of the ever changing digital age…

The digital world is experiencing the recent growing trend of ‘dual screening’, which involves people using devices such as laptops and smartphones whilst watching TV. This is therefore providing a new opportunity for brands to increase engagement with their consumers. With people’s 21st century busy lifestyles, multi tasking has always been an essential part of.
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A new take on digital content

A Cambridge based company has seen it’s augmented reality software ‘Aurasma’ feature in the media spotlight this week in the form of Jamie Oliver’s new cook book launch as well as for clothing retailer Forever 21 and the software’s capabilities are likely to be a hot topic amongst those in online marketing jobs. Aurasma is.
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Marketing vs Christmas 2012

That’s right it’s that time of year again, 2012 is fast approaching the much loved Christmas season and it appears that this year shoppers intend to spend more, according to a study by HSBC. They polled more than 2,000 people based across the UK and it has been said that a fifth of shoppers actually.
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Successfully branding our UK counties

Suffolk has recently uncovered its plans to launch its new tourism campaign, the campaigns slogan being ‘The Curious County’. This new promotion scheme is an inventive twist of alliteration designed to encourage tourists to visit and explore the region. Unfortunately the MP of Bury St Edmunds was anything but impressed by the idea stating, "There.
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