Ian McHardy

HRC Recruitment sets its sights on the city of discovery

HRC Recruitment has expanded into Dundee with the opening of a new city centre office, which will be led by Ian McHardy. Ian joins the firm as a director and has spent 16 years in…

From left - Caitlin Taylor, Karys Bain, Amanda McCulloch, Callum Robertson, Jess Stephen

Jobs growth at Thorpe Molloy Recruitment

Aberdeen-based recruitment agency Thorpe Molloy has appointed four new, full-time consultants. Managing Director, Amanda McCulloch said  “We are very pleased to be able to demonstrate a commitment to our business development plans through headcount growth. [adbutler…

Andrew McLeod

Hutcheon Mearns Announces Further Team Expansion

Andrew McLeod ACCA has joined the Hutcheon Mearns team as Resourcing Manager to assist the career development of his fellow professionals. This new appointment is the result of the increased demand for the firm’s unique mix…

New MD leads management buy out at Allstaff

The 37th anniversary was not the only milestone celebrated by Allstaff last week; notable though it is, it was not the big news, this came with the announcement of a successful MBO. After 35 year’s service,…

Moya Ryland

IT vacancies in Scotland rise 7% year-on-year

Demand for permanent IT professionals in Scotland rose by 7% year-on-year to April 2018 according to research from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo). The data, provided by recruitment software company, Innovantage, also reveals…

Joe McShane

HRC Recruitment expands across Scotland’s central belt

Recruitment consultancy, HRC Recruitment, has expanded its operations across the central belt by taking new office space, recruiting staff, and adding to its sector specialisms. Joe McShane, the founder and director of Edinburgh-based Application Recruitment,…

Event – Talent Across Borders 2018

Following the success of Talent Across Borders last year, Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB) are running this interactive, cross industry event for the second year in Aberdeen in May and London in June.  Talent…

From left - Bruce Russell, Kris Stuart, Craig Mackenzie and Alex McLeod

Aberdeen recruitment firm appoints two associate directors

Aberdeen recruitment business Right People has made two director appointments. Craig Mackenzie joins the business after nearly 10 years at Aberdeen Appointments Agency (AAA), while Kris Stuart is promoted from the position of recruitment team lead. Both will have the title…

Michelle Lownie, Founding Director, Eden Scott

Eden Scott appointed number one for NHS Scotland senior recruitment

Eden Scott has been named as number one supplier on the NHS Scotland framework agreement for Executive and Senior Manager search and selection for all NHS boards across Scotland for the next two years, with the…

Mark Lombardi, managing director, Ably Resources

£800k Dutch boost for Scottish recruitment consultancy

Ably Resources, an oil and gas recruitment consultancy based in Glasgow, is benefiting from the Dutch government’s push towards sustainable energy. The firm has won a £800,000 contract for a joint-venture geothermal drilling project in…

The Triton team from left - John Dickson, Adele Wilson, Scott Shand, Charlotte Thomson and Jamie Leese

Recruitment company celebrates first year in business with Middle East partnership

An Aberdeen-based recruitment consultancy has marked its first year in business by announcing a unique partnership with a leading Abu Dhabi agent. Triton Energy Solutions, which is based in the city’s west end, secures experienced…

Left to right are John Anderson, Kirsty Mackenzie and George Elliott of iMultiply (by Stewart Attwood)

Recruitment firm on track for more growth following record 2017 and Q1 client wins

iMultiply, the specialist Finance and Accountancy recruiter, is on track for strong growth in 2018 following a series of client wins in Q1.  Following record revenues of £1.4 million in 2017, the firm founded by…

Anthony Vezza

Primestaff MD wins accolade at Business Awards

The managing director of recruitment consultancy Primestaff, is celebrating after he was crowned Managing Director of the Year at the recent Scottish SME Business Awards. Anthony Vezza beat off competition from nine other finalists to pick…

Left to right are Duggie Carlyle and Fiona James-Martin of Carlyle (by Stewart Attwood)

Carlyle achieves 6th year of double-digit revenue growth

Edinburgh-headquartered Carlyle, the search and senior interim practice, posted its sixth consecutive year of double-digit revenue growth in 2017. Carlyle, whose activities are predominantly centred around Board level, C-suite and non-executive positions, is on track…

Simone Lockhart

New Director of Strategic Development for Taranata Group

Taranata Group, formed last year by the bringing together of four recruitment brands under one roof, has appointed Simone Lockhart as Director of Strategic Development. Simone, who has almost 30 years’ experience in the recruitment industry,…

Left to right are Lesley Anne Jeffrey from Clockwise, Scott McKeand from Castlight and Melinda Matthews Clarkson from CodeClan

CodeClan set for Glasgow expansion later this year

CodeClan, the UK’s first accredited digital skills academy, is set for expansion in Glasgow in 2018 - and is asking local companies to join their community. CodeClan runs a 16-week Professional Software Development course from…

Edinburgh students to get #startupready

A group of students from the University of Edinburgh and Herriot Watt University will today hold the first event of its kind in the UK which is dedicated to practical advice on how to get…

Alex Smith of SThree

Specialist recruitment facility will bring 200 jobs to Glasgow

A new specialist recruitment facility will bring 200 jobs to Glasgow this year. The Centre of Excellence is being opened by international recruitment firm SThree, which provides specialist recruitment services for the STEM (Science, Technology,…

Chris Gauld

Spark makes £1.5m digital investment and creates 100 more jobs

Spark, the multi-utility supplier built around the needs of home movers, has announced a £1.5m investment in digital technology. The investment is focused on bringing the best possible customer experience to the smartphones, tablets and…

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Eden Scott promotes Associate Directors to lead for the future

Recruitment specialists Eden Scott has established a new team of Associate Directors as they target ambitious market growth over the next five years.   The new team, who have all been promoted from within the organisation,…

Lucy Nicoll, Divisional Manager, Eden Scott Aberdeen

Lucy Nicoll: More than ONE egg in your basket

The volume of talent in the North East is considerable and more opportunities are starting to emerge. Influential bodies such as Opportunities North East (ONE) are helping to broaden our market base and provide the…

Chris Grange

Executive search specialist recruits new director for Aberdeen office

Executive search specialists Atkinson Macleod has appointed Chris Grange as Director to lead their Energy and Natural Resources business. Atkinson Macleod Executive Search, based in Edinburgh and with offices in Glasgow and Aberdeen, provides executive…

Matthew Duncan, Senior Consultant, Accountancy and Finance, Eden Scott

Matthew Duncan: Bypass The Stress

One of the biggest infrastructure projects in Scotland, the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) is nearing completion. Despite delays due to the collapse of Carillion, this £754m project is expected to open in Spring 2018…

Jon Musgrave

Edinburgh based recruitment specialist expands into Manchester

Recruitment specialist Head Resourcing is opening a new office in Manchester as part of a national growth strategy to expand the business in England. Head Resourcing, which is based in Edinburgh and has offices in…

Left to right are Callum Murray of Amiqus and Marisa Carroll of Denholm (by Anastasia Banks)

Amiqus and Denholm link up on data protection

Amiqus Resolution Ltd, the Edinburgh-headquartered startup that develops software that makes it easier for people to access professional services, has secured a partnership with Denholm that will see the specialist marketing recruitment and C-suite headhunting…