Recruitment Market Updates

What has the recruitment landscape been like for your area of expertise in recent months? Accounting & Finance Audit & Advisory Compliance Financial Services Operations HR IT Legal Marketing Office Support & Secretarial Project & Change Management Risk Management Sales Supply Chain...

21/10/2019

Audit & Advisory: Autumn Recruitment Trends Internal Audit: Despite large banks holding off from hiring into their audit departments after recent years of growth, September brought about an increase in vacancies. Job flow was certainly low over July and August, but things did noticeably pick up...

15/10/2019

Accounting & Finance: Autumn Hiring Trends Banking: Banks increased their recruitment of temporary Accounting & Finance professionals across both Regulatory Reporting and Product Control as the summer hiring lull ended. Commerce: Despite an unpredictable job market, primarily caused by...

15/10/2019

Overview of recruitment in the Thames Valley The past few months have been quiet in terms of hiring across the Thames Valley. There were a number of roles available - job flow was decent across both Human Resources and Finance - but hiring organisations were in no rush to recruit unless they came...

08/10/2019

Overview of recruitment in Sussex Hiring across Sussex has been somewhat confused over the past few months. There has been a considerable increase in temporary Office Support roles , but a significant drop in the volume of permanent positions, as organisations hold off committing to permanent...

08/10/2019

Overview of recruitment in Surrey When compared to the same period last year, the flow of jobs in Surrey throughout July to September of 2019 was significantly down. Across Human Resources , Marketing and Office Support , we saw a 36% reduction of permanent roles and 22% less temporary vacancies...

08/10/2019

Overview of recruitment in Bristol and the South West The underlying theme for Accounting & Finance hiring across the South West has been unpredictability over the past few months, with many employers implementing strategies of retention , training and redistribution of current workforce rather...

08/10/2019

Overview of Tax recruitment Despite the turbulent political environment, there is still a healthy appetite to recruit into the professional services market, with most opportunities at manager level and above across all taxes. There has also been an increase in strategic hires which is encouraging...

08/10/2019

Overview of Supply Chain & Procurement recruitment The past few months have been extremely buoyant for the recruitment of Procurement professionals, with a large proportion of job flow coming from Supplier/Vendor Risk roles and general indirects - especially in the IT space . This high level of...

08/10/2019

Overview of Strategy, Projects & Change Management recruitment Just when you thought things couldn’t get any worse with the government, they have over the last three months. Since quarter two we have acquired a new Prime Minister who has lost the first seven of his Commons votes, seen his...

08/10/2019