We know you as a busy Commercial Director and Leader but what do you do in your spare time?
Playing and watching lots of sport, particularly golf, table tennis and hustling my way around pool tables. Love a good Thai meal.
What’s keeps you positive?
Working with like minded individuals, who want to achieve and be better themselves.
What motivates you?
Seeing others succeed and being able to turn a difficult situation/problem into a positive outcome.
What was your first job?
Tescos (delicatessen) Salami sir??
Have you had your 15 minutes of fame yet?
Appearing and auditioning for the apprentice and making it through to Round 4 and appearing on Belgian TV in a football cup final for East Anglia.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever heard?
It is not what you say, it is what you do that defines you.
Do you have a favourite quote?
When the seagulls follow the trawler it is because they think sardines will be thrown into the sea.
What are you reading or watching right now?
Fantastic Mr Fox :). Box set the Unabomber.
How did you get into recruitment?
Everybody said you have the gift of the gab get into recruitment, they must have thought I had a big mouth.
Tell us a bit about your role as Commercial Director and who will particularly benefit from your profession?
I oversee and the run a team of Recruitment Specialists and HR Professionals. I am responsible for training and developing these consultants and for ensuring our clients and candidates receive an unrivalled first class service and experience when dealing with our team.
Candidates benefit as we are forging careers for them and changing the landscape of their lives, some of which find a buoyant job market competitive and where you can help restore confidence to candidates who are finding getting a job very difficult. Clients find recruitment stressful and can seem a constant requirement if things are not handled professionally and with due care and attention. My team provide a tailored recruitment service to its clients and one that is consultative and transparent.
Why do you believe aspire cambridge to be the most trusted, professional and reliable Recruitment and Human Resource providers?
It is a company where you have a voice and your opinion counts. All ideas big and small are welcomed to and listened to.
At the foremost of our brand it is placing people first and a continuous cycle of developing our people and giving candidates and clients aa truly first class service.
It is a company that looks after its people and is always looking to improve and looking at ways to become the recruitment leader of choice.
How do you prefer your audience to contact you, telephone, email, social media and why this method?
In todays climate, everybody is busy and there are so many platforms to communicate on, but for me, you cant beat speaking to someone on the phone or meeting them in person to build that relationship.
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About aspire cambridge
Your First Choice for Recruitment and HR in Cambridge, Kettering and Milton Keynes.
Headquartered in Cambridge with regional offices in Kettering and Milton Keynes we provide cost effective Recruitment and HR solutions to an impressive portfolio of customers spanning the UK and Europe.
From taking on your first employee to managing your greatest resource – people, we’ve got it covered; from Recruitment to Human Resources, we pride ourselves on “placing people first”.
We work with a diverse collection of industries from start ups to blue chip companies covering a vast range of sectors including;
• Finance & Accountancy
• IT & Engineering
• Industrial & Manufacturing
• Office Support, Legal & HR
• Sales & Marketing
• Scientific & Medical
• Temporary, Contact and Interim
We invest heavily in understanding our sectors and give specialist market insight gained through years of experience; this helps businesses to make the right decisions. We take the time to understand what you’re looking to achieve, we really do listen to your needs. We’re lucky to work with amazing businesses, which make us even more passionate about what we do.