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How to conduct an effective job interview and hire the right candidate

12th January 2018 | Interview TipsRecruiting

So you need to recruit and have engaged a recruitment consultant to assist you, but the interview day is dawning and you are on your own.  The candidates have researched the company, had a look at the role details and fully prepared to sell themselves, but how prepared are you as the interviewer? To help you to conduct an effective job interview and hire the right candidate, here are a few vital things to keep in mind. Interview panel Have you thought about what you want to get out of the...

UK Labour Market Report – October 2017

4th December 2017 | NewsRecruiting

Each month we receive the most up-to-date source of monthly UK labour market data and analysis. The Report on Jobs is a monthly publication produced by Markit and sponsored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation. The report features original survey data which provide the most up-to-date monthly picture of recruitment, employment, staff availability and employee earnings trends available. Please download the most recent copy of the publication to see how the market is moving...

Successful job interview and 4 things to remember

10th November 2017 | Career AdviceInterview Tips

So, your CV has made it through and you are invited to an interview. This is a great step. But how do you prove you are the right person for the role? At YourRecruit, we give you an in-depth preparation to raise your chance for a successful job interview. Here are a few steps we suggest to our candidates: Always look at the company’s website and make sure you are familiar with the contents, as you will be asked what you know in the interview. Never tell another agency where you are...

How to organise your job search – useful advice

10th November 2017 | Job Hunting

So you have started your job hunt and just sent your CV to a few places, right? Well that is not enough anymore. Take your job hunting as a project and like any other project, make your plan and list your actions. To give yourself the best chance to be noticed, amongst the hundreds of other applicants for the same job, you need to look into a few things. At YourRecruit we always advise our candidates with these few tips: Online profiles Like it or not, people will want to know the real...

Refer a friend

18th October 2017 | Job HuntingMotivationalNewsRecruitingYourRecruit

RECOMMEND A FRIEND Recommend a friend, who’s currently looking for a new career opportunity, and be entered into our prize draw for a £50 high street voucher! Moreover, if your friend is successful and we secure a new job for him or her you can claim up to £100* in Amazon vouchers, after they have been in the position for a minimum of 3 months and our invoice has been paid* Further details available on our website www.yourrecruit.com/refer-a-friend/. To enter the competition, ask...