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Automechanika Birmingham 2019

The doors close on Automechanika Birmingham until the show returns to the UK in 2021, so let’s reflect before we prepare for Frankfurt in September 2020.

Opened by none other than Guy Martin, brand ambassador for Morris Lubricants, Automechanika Birmingham welcomed thousands of visitors from numerous countries. The opportunity was there for companies and individuals to improve business through networking as well as gaining new skills and knowledge by attending the talks, workshops and CPD training provided by the Institute of the Motoring Industry.

Focus on the future…

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Read all about it… The team with over 20 years Automotive Aftermarket Recruitment experience

If you have read this month’s CAT Magazine (Car and Accessory Trader) then you will have seen that Glen Callum Associates is celebrating 20 years in business, 20 years in the automotive aftermarket as automotive recruitment specialists and our full team have a combined total of over 130 years in the Automotive industry!

Julian Curtis has recently celebrated 40 years in the automotive aftermarket, you can watch a video of his views on the changes he’s seen over the decades and where he thinks the industry will go next by clicking here.

Jenny Harris joined the Glen Callum Associates Automotive recruitment team 18 months ago having recruited in the automotive industry for over 25 years and having ran her own automotive recruitment business (JD Recruitment) for 13 years. You can read more about Jenny’s automotive recruitment experience here.

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Life at Glen Callum Associates: The journey from Trainee to Recruitment Consultant


Why is it so great at Glen Callum Associates?

Glen, Kerrie and the rest of the Glen Callum team really make training fun and effective. While the work can be difficult, we really are a team in every sense, we support one another and push each other to do better. There is a real “hands on” approach to learning here and you will be taught skills and given the freedom to use them. You’re never abandoned or just left to get on with it however you will find that as your skills and confidence grow, so does the freedom you are given to become a fully-fledged Recruitment Consultant.

What happens day to day?

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Fresh and vibrant! The latest Glen Callum Brochures.

It’s new brochure season here at Glen Callum Associates. Now it’s not that we get particularly excited by new stationary (some of us do…) but we are committed to ensuring our image is up to date and at the forefront of automotive, engineering and industrial recruitment… Just look at the logo we had when we started 20 years ago!

At Glen Callum Associates we offer progressive, specialist recruitment services, tailored to meet the needs of the markets we serve.  We pride ourselves in staying ahead of the very latest candidate job searching technologies and engagement practices.  Likewise our image is also important, getting seen and being heard by both candidates and clients ensures our success!

If you are looking to update your career or you need a focused, established recruitment solution then call us today on 01384 485 274 to find out how we can help you! 

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

Glen Callum Partner up with ST Surface Transforms to find next Head of Sales & Marketing

Glen Callum is teaming up with Carbon Ceramic Braking manufacturer ST Surface Transforms 

Carbon Ceramic performance braking technology….

ST Surface Transforms is one of the world’s pioneers in performance carbon ceramic braking technologies. We are on the hunt for a Senior Sales & Marketing Manager to assist the company expand its footprint within the motorsport / fast road distributor markets, along with their fast growing low volume, high performance and luxury vehicle OEM business. Continue reading full article

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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