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According to new research published this week, 60% of hiring managers and recruiters now vet candidates’ social media profiles when assessing their suitability for a position. That’s up 8% from the year before, and continues the trend of social media becoming an increasingly important part of the job application process. If you haven’t got a
The job market right now is a hugely competitive place, arguably more so than at any point over the last decade. There’s no shortage of offers for good candidates, whether they’re actively looking or not, so hanging on to your best people can be a real challenge. There’s no magic formula to keeping staff happy
It’s around this time of the year that the life of a final year student starts to become really quite stressful. Not only are you snowed under with essays, exams and the never-ending fountain of misery that is your dissertation, but the spectre of life after graduation starts to loom ever more ominously. It’s hard
Kind Words From Happy Clients
What our clients said about the service provided by Kingsgate
I needed a sales assistant at extremely short notice; I called James who arranged for someone to come in to start work the very next day. My candidate arrived early, was well presented & was a perfect match for me & my company, I do not know how he did it but I am eternally grateful, she is a keeper – thanks James!Collette, September 2014
I could not have asked for better service from a recruitment company, I had not used your company before & found you by doing an internet search – I read the Client section on your site & thought I would give you a go – my vacancy was filled within 3 days – calling you was a great decision and I will certainly recommend you to everyone I can!Scarlett, August 2014
The caliber of temporary staff that you have provided to our company has been outstanding; every person sent has relevant call centre experience and has been able to hit the ground running with minimal guidance. The staff have also been very well prepared & briefed on our Company & how we operate. It is refreshing in this day & age for a Company to listen to what we wanted and provide it with no fuss whatsoever – you certainly do what it says on the tin!Louise (call centre, Croydon), June 2014
“Brand Learning have formed a strong partnership with Kingsgate Recruitment over the past 4 years . Mark and James are incredibly good at finding the right people, with the right experience and skills for our Support Team roles.”Brand Learning, June 2014
Dear James,Jayne, Recruitment Manager (Outsource Centre), Twickenham, May 2014
Just a quick note to say thank you for your assistance with our Team Manager role which you successfully filled. We did struggle ourselves finding the right person, so thank you. It was good to have a choice of candidates to choose from and all of them were well prepared. Tina is working out well and we will most definitely be in touch for our future recruitment needs.
I was very impressed with the speed of response for the temporary staff you provided and the quality. You really got us out of a ‘sticky’ situation! By a country mile, better than any other agency I have used.David, Managing Director, Kingston (SME Call Centre), April 2014
Although I have only been in a HR Capacity for 5 years, Kingsgate are the best agency I have ever used. You do not hound me with phone calls with no purpose, you are always very professional, helpful, and knowledgeable and you always send excellent candidates.Helen, PA to HR Director (Insurance Services), April 2014
I have worked with Mark and James for the last four years and their service is fantastic. I can trust them to find me the people I want and they really understand my business. They are very honest about their ability to assist us and give me realistic timescales.Alex, Head of HR, Kingston, March 2014
I use them for all my temporary requirements and they have always provided excellent staff, sometimes within the hour. When they assist us with our permanent recruitment, it is made very easy. Tasks asked of them are completed without follow up. What I like is their natural approach and they are confident in what they do. Also, the candidates that come to interview are always positive about them.
Kingsgate Recruitment Stats
Here we list our site stats and how many people we’ve helped find a job and companies have found recruits. It's a pretty awesome stats area!
- 552 Jobs Posted
- 7 Jobs Filled
- 2 Companies