Recruitment Market Updates

HOW HAVE PROFESSIONALS AND EMPLOYERS BEEN SUCCESSFUL SO FAR IN 2019? Accounting & Finance Audit & Advisory Compliance Financial Services Operations HR IT Legal Marketing Office Support & Secretarial Project & Change Management Risk Management Sales Supply Chain & Procurement Tax

16/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Accounting & Finance Investment Management at the start of 2019 Investment Management as a whole has continued to be largely unaffected by Brexit . So far this year, many of the larger asset managers and some private equity companies have been performing better than...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Tax at the start of 2019 It’s safe to say that teams with annuity type services (tax returns etc.) with returning clients have performed well; it’s notable that these services are not dependent on the political environment. The private client tax market is still growing...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Supply Chain & Procurement at the start of 2019 Hiring of procurement professionals continues to be busy across the board, as businesses seek to reduce their spend and ensure contract risks are minimal. Within Financial Services, there has been a specific and...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Strategy, Projects & Change Management at the start of 2019 The industries outside of the Financial Services world have fared slightly better than those within it this year. We have seen a shift towards reactive hiring rather than proactively sourcing professionals...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Sales at the start of 2019 Continuing the trend from last year , the top performing sectors have been: HealthTech FinTech MarTech Organisations within these fields are largely digital and data driven, and in many cases delivering disruption in traditional sectors...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Accounting & Finance in Banking at the start of 2019 As a whole, permanent hiring in the banking sector has been steady in finance, with a small proportion of roles continuing to be offshored. Across the contract and interim market, large multinational investment...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Risk Management at the start of 2019 Risk, Banking and Financial Services have continued to perform steadily year-on-year; the main focus of hiring has been regulatory driven, however Brexit has also played a key role. Some teams in London have had hiring freezes...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Office Support at the start of 2019 Organisations have to offer an increased level of flexibility to their employees; working from home and flexible daily hours are expected. This is noticeable in London, as well as away from the capital in the Home Counties. Improved...

15/04/2019

Employer trends seen across Marketing, Communications & Sales Support at the start of 2019 Across both permanent and temporary marketing recruitment, Asset Management has been the busiest industry within Financial Services; the majority of hires have been replacements, which is to be expected...

15/04/2019