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Unemployment rate at it’s lowest since the 70’s!


REC Agency Member

 

As members of the Recruitment Employment Confederation (REC), not only do Glen Callum Associates adhere to their strict code of conduct and recruitment ethics, we are also privy to their latest news and information with regards to the UK job market.

The REC has just published a report on the UK Labour market, noting that permanent placements are still on the rise, which is obviously great news for candidates.

The flip side to this is as demand for staff across the UK remains strong,  candidate availability drops, thus pushing the average starting salaries to their reported highest since April 2015!

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Glen Callum working exclusively with Introcar

Glen Callum working exclusively with IntroCar the home of Prestige Parts…..


The home of…

If you’re an automotive QA professional or have a background in automotive Component Engineering, automotive R&D or automotive Product Development within mechanical automotive components then this could be just the job for you… Continue reading full article

Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

Partnering up with PowaKaddy……

We are delighted to be working once again with the leading electric golf trolley brand PowaKaddy. We have 2 new exciting appointments to help bolster the senior management team and aid the company’s continual growth trend. First up is to secure a Senior Sales & Marketing Manager to head up their sales & marketing team…  Click the advert below to find out more!

 

We are also talent scouting for a top Senior Operations Management professional to drive operational excellence throughout their business from supplier, quality, processes, sub-assembly through to finished goods. Click the advert below to find out more…..

 

 

Language and its value in your career.

What Second language is the most valuable for a native English speaker?

Having a second language is not only useful for when you go on holiday, it also opens up a whole host of new business and career opportunities.

Research from Euro London has shown that learning a second language can add 10-15% to you wage, that’s a pretty wise investment, but how much will it add?

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Automotive Management Live 2017 Round-up

The Event

Automotive Management Live is the UK’s leading event for retailers in the motor trade.

Hosted at the NEC on 9th November this is only the second ever AML but visitor numbers were already up 50% on last year!

As specialist automotive recruiters, we at Glen Callum feel it’s important to stay one step ahead in industry developments and innovations so we’re best placed for both clients and candidates, so Kerrie and Jenny went along to gather some intel!

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Glen Callum at Mechanex Coventry 2017

As automotive industry recruitment experts we feel it’s always important to make sure we know the latest ‘what’s what’ in the industry, it’s also beneficial to speak to, in person, the companies who might benefit from our services, so we sent our very own Claire and Julian to Mechanex at the Ricoh Arena on the 11th, but what did they get up to? Continue reading full article

The skills gap in the UK Automotive Industry

For up-to-date Automotive News, Jobs, Recruitment News and more make sure you follow the Glen Callum LinkedIn

First of all, some background, according to the SMMT the annual turnover over the UK Automotive industry is circa £71.6 Billion, with 814,000 employed across the entire industry.

In the UK there are over 3,000 companies that directly manufacture, distribute or design some form of automotive product.

But could the industry employ even more?

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Glen Callum goes to the Recruitment Expo 2017

Recruitment Agency Expo 2017 Round-up

The Expo

The Expo is the biggest trade-only event aimed at recruitment agencies and offers the chance for recruiters to network, view the latest products and get the latest ‘what’s what’ in the world of recruitment.

Being only 30 miles from the Glen Callum office, this gave us the opportunity to attend across both days, giving us fantastic exposure to what is happening in the recruitment market and allowing us to see the latest developments to make sure we are fully prepared for the challenges 2018 will bring.

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