Latest news from Circle Recruitment

Over half of Brits admit to haggling over job offers!

New data from the UK’s leading independent job board, CV-Library , has found that over half of Brits (52.9%) have negotiated with a potential employer over a job offer, with a further 72.8% stating that they got what they wanted as a result....

Post by Peter Hutchins September 25 2017 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Most Awkward Office Conversations Revealed!

British employees have revealed the most awkward conversation topics in the workplace....

Post by Jamie McMullan August 14 2017 Categories: News, Random Read more

Office Workers want Flexible Hours

A lot of employers have the perception that offering staff benefits has to cost a fortune, but new research from Paymentsense shows that it’s not the expensive perks that employees actually want. ...

Post by Jamie McMullan June 20 2017 Categories: Recruitment, Legal Read more

Majority of UK Workers Seeking New Role

New research suggests that the majority of UK workers (84.4%) are currently looking for a new role. ...

Post by Katrina Rajah January 19 2017 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

UK ranks 3rd in Global Talent Competitiveness

UK ranks third in global talent competitiveness ranking....

Post by Katrina Rajah January 19 2017 Categories: Recruitment Read more

Workplace Stress Causing Problems in Majority of Workplaces

New research from job board CV-Library has found that over half of workers (53.2%) report that stress is an issue in their current workplace. ...

Post by Katrina Rajah October 10 2016 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

UK Sees Standout Job Growth in September

UK Sees Standout Job Growth in September, with salaries and applications also rising...

Post by Katrina Rajah October 10 2016 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Work from Home, or Pay Rise?

Over 7 million brits would rather work from home than get a pay rise, according to new study....

Post by Katrina Rajah May 24 2016 Categories: News, Random, Recruitment Read more

55% of UK Businesses suffering Skills Shortage

Research finds that most companies in Britain are suffering a skills shortage....

Post by Jennifer Jackson February 11 2016 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Circle finish above BBC and ITV to win MediaCity Football League

Circle are delighted to announce that our 5 a side football team has won the MediaCity Summer League!...

Post by Jennifer Jackson September 25 2015 Categories: News, Random Read more

Staff Availability Falls in August 2015

The availability of permanent staff continued to deteriorate in August 2015....

Post by Jennifer Jackson September 14 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

UK Recruitment sees third year of growth

The UK recruitment sector has shown a third year of strong performance....

Post by Jennifer Jackson August 10 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Circle to play BBC and ITV in Football League

Circle Recruitment have joined MediaCityUK neighbours in weekly competitive 5-a-side football league....

Post by Jennifer Jackson July 3 2015 Categories: Random Read more

Nearly Half of UK Business Suffering Skills Shortage

Nearly half (45 per cent) of UK businesses have productivity issues due to an “extensive” shortage of IT talent according to research by IT skills and training body CompTIA. ...

Post by Jennifer Jackson May 18 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment, Technology Read more

Circle Endorses Consultants with IRP Accreditation

Leading MediaCity-based specialist IT recruitment consultancy, Circle Recruitment is thrilled to announce that all members of staff at consultant level and above are now fully accredited by the Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP). ...

Post by Jennifer Jackson April 13 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Investors in People choose Circle for Article on Strong Employer Brands

Circle are the focus of an Investors in People article on strong employer brands....

Post by Eleanor Carroll February 17 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Circle achieve Investors in People award

Expanding IT specialist recruitment company Circle Recruitment is delighted to announce that it has achieved an Investors in People accreditation for excellent training and people management. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll January 6 2015 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Press Reaction to Circle New Office

http://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/business/smes/circle-makes-move-to-mediacityuk-7936440...

Post by Eleanor Carroll December 4 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Recruitment Industry Value hits All Time Peak

Research published by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) has shown the value of the UK’s recruitment industry to have surpassed its pre-recession peak. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll October 29 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

London Vacancies up more than 50%

Britain’s jobs recovery has continued to soar as the latest data showed that London vacancies jumped by 52% since the beginning of the year....

Post by Eleanor Carroll October 7 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Recruiters React to Scottish No Vote

Prior to Scotland going to the polls and voting against independence, the potential impact of independence on UK employment was one of the main areas of concern for industry....

Post by Eleanor Carroll September 19 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

1 in 3 Feel Boss Favours Those who put Work Before Family

A third of UK workers believe that their boss views staff that put work before family as their most productive, according to a new study by relationship support service Relate, and Relationships Scotland. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll August 13 2014 Categories: Random, Recruitment Read more

Candidate Shortage as UK Recruitment Booms

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs illustrates a strong growth of both permanent and temporary staff appointments, a record decline in availability of permanent candidates, and a stark increase in starting salaries. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll August 13 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Circle partner with Rische Group for New Office Design

As the Summer 2014 move to a new Manchester office edges closer, Circle are pleased to announce that they have partnered with Rische Group, who will work with Circle in relation to the interior design and implementation. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll July 8 2014 Categories: News, Random, Recruitment Read more

Graduate Vacancies on the Increase

A recent study shows that the amount of graduate-level openings has now returned to pre-recession levels. Industries such as consultancy, engineering and media have benefitted from this as there have been big increases in the number of applications. The figures provided by the survey are based on responses from 100 leading graduate employers, including firms such as PwC, Jaguar Land Rover and Unilever...

Post by Eleanor Carroll May 14 2014 Categories: Random Read more

More than £30K to replace staff, report finds

The average cost of replacing a member of staff that leaves is more than £30k, according to new research. Economics consultancy Oxford Economics found that each member of staff that leaves costs an employer £30,614 to replace. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll March 17 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Salary rises planned in 2014

The Barclays Employers Survey 2014 has revealed 57 per cent of businesses are planning to increase wages in the year ahead, with 39 per cent planning to increase them for their entire workforce. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll January 31 2014 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

25% of Recruiters Concerned by Skills Shortage

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation report that 25% of agencies are concerned by a shortage of candidates with appropriate levels of skills and expertise....

Post by Eleanor Carroll November 20 2013 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

2012/13 UK Recruitment Turnover Grows by 3%

Recruitment industry total turnover reached £26.5 billion in 2012/13. This is a 3.1% increase on the previous year. ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll November 19 2013 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

IT Security Survey

Nearly two-thirds of IT professionals believe that the solution to tackling cyber-security would be to hire ex-hackers....

Post by Eleanor Carroll September 29 2013 Categories: Technology Read more

Circle Fantasy Football - win an iPad!

Want to win a nice new retina display iPad? You can, if you win the Circle Fantasy Football League!...

Post by Eleanor Carroll August 5 2013 Categories: Random Read more

Number of UK Jobs Increases - again

The number of job vacancies in the UK rose again in the period April to June...

Post by Eleanor Carroll July 17 2013 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Criminal Records Check procedures deemed unlawful

The Court of Appeal has ruled in that the criminal record disclosure process breached ...

Post by Eleanor Carroll July 17 2013 Categories: News, Recruitment Read more

Circle confirmed as No.1 advertiser in UK!

Jobserve confirm that Circle invest most in advertising customer's vacancies...

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 17 2013 Categories: Recruitment Read more

Facebook adopt Twitter hashtags

Will this lead to agencies spamming people across Facebook?...

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 17 2013 Categories: Random, Recruitment Read more

Circle to remain on the Cloud

In 2011 Circle were one of the first European recruitment companies to invest in a cloud computing IT solution....

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 16 2013 Categories: Recruitment, Technology Read more

Our 10th Birthday edges closer!

Circle's tenth birthday is in August 2013!...

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 15 2013 Categories: Random Read more

Weird and wonderful questions asked in interviews!

Here are 25 of the most unusual interview questions!...

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 15 2013 Categories: Recruitment Read more

Japanese recruitment giants are expanding

Most UK agencies fail to follow Eastern example...

Post by Eleanor Carroll June 15 2013 Categories: Recruitment Read more