Posts Tagged: Jobs

UK Employment Set to Rise

New employment opportunities are looking promising according to recent figures carried out by recruitment firm Manpower. According to the survey, the nation is set to overturn the hiring lull experienced across so many industries in recent months. The Manpower Employment Outlook Survey is a source of data taken from the responses of 2,100 employers in.
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Whitbread announces expansion and recruitment plans

The Whitbread Group which owns Costa Coffee and the hotel chain Premier Inn has announced that it is planning a rapid expansion of these two brands to be supported by the creation of 10,000 new jobs over the next three years. The expansion plans will involve 10,000 new Premier Inn rooms as well as a.
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The Prime Minister and Cabinet Office accrue new Head of Digital

Nick Jones has been named as the new Head of Digital for the PM and Cabinet Office. Currently heading up the Central Office of Information’s interactive services unit, Jones will step into his new role in a bid to shake-up the government’s digital communications. Having responsibility for all areas of digital communications, he will oversee.
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Surge in Social Media Community Managers across UK businesses

A recent survey carried out by EpiServer has revealed that in an attempt to bolster social media campaigns, 69% of UK businesses are looking to employ Community Managers. The results revealed that 73% of the 250 marketing decision makers that were surveyed are already or will be looking to use social media communities to market.
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Another One Bites the Dust; Thorntons to Close 180 Stores and Lose Their Marketing Director

Over the last couple of weeks, the high street has seen many chains close-down as they fall victim to diminishing sales. Fashion retailer Jane Norman fell into administration just a couple of days ago and has seen all 90 of their stores cease trading. Entertainment group HMV is due to close 60 of its stores.
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Brand and Category Managers are in demand

The recently released Marketing Salary Survey from Brand Recruitment has seen a promising trend amongst specialised marketing job roles. Brand manager and category manager job-seekers are in demand as competition amongst FMCG companies grows and their salaries have risen by 2-8%. Employers are rewarding the strengths of their brand and category managers with attractive salaries..
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Mothercare announces strategy overhaul and UK store closures

Mothercare has announced that it is to close 110 UK stores as part of a plan to overhaul its strategy. The company which has its Head Office based in Hertfordshire is closing the stores as part of their strategy to concentrate on international and multichannel growth. Mothercare acquired the Early Learning Centre (ELC) brand in.
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Higher Salaries for Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire Marketing Jobs

In Brand Recruitment’s recently conducted annual Marketing Salary Review for 2011, marketers living in Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire are paid 1.48% above the regional average. Brand Recruitment has released details about its recent Marketing Salary Review. The recruitment agency surveyed jobseekers and employees across the Eastern Region in order to ascertain average salaries for different marketing.

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Salary Review for Norfolk and Suffolk surprises marketers

A review of salaries for marketing jobs which is soon to be launched by Brand Recruitment indicates that salaries in Norfolk and Suffolk are generally lower than in other areas of the Eastern Region. The report focuses on counties across the Eastern region, and the category for Suffolk and Norfolk marketing jobs indicates that salaries.
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