Posts Tagged: Brand Recruitment

RSPCA and Sport Relief receive donations on behalf of Brand Recruitment’s Team Players of the Month

Lauren Barham, Dominic Phipps, Alana Walden and Claire Webster have been chosen by the rest of the staff here at Brand Recruitment as our ‘Team Players of the Month’ for March 2014. As the first Team Player award of the New Year we have come up with an updated voting system which involves having three.
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Brand Recruitment donates to Cancer Research UK

Brand Recruitment are always keen to get feedback from candidates on their performance and as such send out feedback questionnaires to all newly registered candidates in order to identify areas in which they can improve. The questionnaire asks for information on their experience working with Brand so far and if there are any suggestions that.
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Cancer Research receives donation on behalf of Brand Recruitment’s Team Player of the Month

Aimee Everest who is our Recruitment Resourcer at Brand Recruitment, has been crowned this month’s Team Player of the Month. This time around the votes were focused on our pro-activity and creativity around the office. Aimee was nominated by her peers for a number of reasons, including ‘asking questions to improve her knowledge on marketing.
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What is the marketing agency-side job market like?

Our recent Google Hangout was focused on marketing agency-side roles. Sarah Rhodes - who heads up our agency division - answered candidate's questions on the agency-side job market. This was the third Hangout that we have held and we hope that these Q&A sessions are a useful resource to any marketing candidate. To start the.
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Brand Recruitment shortlisted for 4 MARA awards

We are very pleased here at Brand Recruitment to announce that this year we have been shortlisted for four categories in the prestigious annual Marketing and Advertising Recruitment Awards (MARAs), which will be taking place later on this year. We have been selected for the following categories: Best Regional Agency, Best Candidate Service, Best Client.
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Is now a good time to be looking for a new marketing job?

Brand Recruitment hosted its second Google Hangout last week. This time the topic was on the marketing job market which proved a very popular topic. In a time when confidence is starting to grow amongst clients, candidates and the marketing sector in general, we thought it would be a good opportunity to answer questions on.
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WWF receives donation from Brand Recruitment’s ‘customer service’ themed Team Player winner

There was a slight twist to this month’s ‘Team Player of the Month’ award; all nominations were based around ‘customer service’ related reasons. Here at Brand Recruitment we believe it is essential to provide all of our candidates and clients with the utmost customer service experience. We pride ourselves in helping everyone that we deal.
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Brand starts to ‘Hangout’

Brand Recruitment held its first Google Hangout on the 30th July. With the popularity of Google Hangouts growing, we saw this as an opportunity to engage with our candidates. The topic was on interview tips and techniques and was held in a Q&A format. Candidates had been encouraged to email their questions on the interview.
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How important is it to ask questions at the end of a job interview?

You may have heard over and over again ‘make sure you ask great questions at the end of your job interview’ but really how easy it to think of a great question to ask off the top of your head when all of your questions have already been answered? After interviewing a candidate who seemed.
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The Chris Yeates Spinal Cord Injury Charity benefit from this months ‘Team Player’

Brand Recruitment is delighted to announce that Jack Stewart, one of our newest Recruitment Consultants, was voted the Team Player Award for May. With a majority of the votes from the Brand Recruitment Team, Jack has been recognised for bringing a positive, happy atmosphere to the office everyday and by also making a real effort.
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Cambridge Hospital charity receives donation on behalf of the Brand Recruitment ‘Team Player of the Month’

Brand Recruitment has this month recognised the hard work of Lauren Barham, part of the Candidate Engagement Team, at Brand Recruitment. Lauren was chosen as April's team player of the month for her efforts in making sure that the office is always fully stocked with the necessary grocery and stationery supplies and for her enthusiasm.
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Brand Recruitment donates to the British Heart Foundation

Brand Recruitment are always keen to get feedback from candidates on their performance and as such send out feedback questionnaires to all newly registered candidates in order to identify areas in which they can improve. As a reward for completing the questionnaire, candidates who respond are then entered into a quarterly draw to donate £100.
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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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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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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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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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Could poor grammar on your CV cost you a new job?

We recently read an article from Black Coffee Blog about how poor grammar will ruin your career and it led us to reflect about how much poor grammar and spelling affects our responses to a candidate’s CV. From the poll that Black Coffee Blog undertook, it revealed that 65% of those surveyed felt that poor.
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