For the third year running, we are proud to announce that The
Candidate has picked up a top award at the UK Marketing and Recruitment Awards. This year
our Head of eCommerce Recruitment Manager
Laura Walters won 'Recruitment Consultant of The Year' for her
outstanding achievements in eCommerce and Client Side recruitment.
Laura was successful in winning the title that had 9 consultants
shortlisted from agencies across the UK, one of the most popular
categories at this year's ceremony.
Over the last 12 months Laura has successfully established the
eCommerce recruitment department and grown it to deliver a
significant portion of the agency's revenue, complementing both the
Advertising Agency Recruitment Division and newly formed IT
Recruitment Department. Heading a team of 4, she has recruited both
recruiters and marketers to offer clients an informed and
James Garrison from Gumtree puts Laura's success down to her
'impressive network' and 'consultative approach' with clients after
successfully helping them to recruit an Agency Sales Manager. Jon
Hudghton from Lindybop has
experienced Laura's recruitment service as both candidate and
client and agrees with James. He said she is always there when he
needed to contact her and her 'great understanding of what clients
actually want' is the reason that her client base quickly
identifies and recruits the best talent.
We're extremely proud of Laura's achievements and wish her and
her team a successful and prosperous 2016.