Michael Page International has published its third quarter 2014 trading update. Highlights: 11.6% Group gross profit growth, positive contributions from all four regions; Ongoing FX headwinds lowered reported figures by 7%; Continued improvement in the UK +14%; Page Personnel up 25%; Growth in EMEA, largest countries: Germany +15%; France +7%; Good growth in Asia of 17%; but slowing from 25% in Q2 ; North America +22%; launched 3rd Canadian office, Calgary; Brazil down 10%, restricting Latin America growth to 2%; Record quarter for our combined Large High Potential Markets (Germany, Greater C...
Matchtech Group has confirmed a 10 per cent increase in revenue as it released its preliminary results for the year ended 31 July 2014. Operational Highlights: Increase in contract margins to 7.5% (2013: 6.8%); Volume of permanent placements up 15%; NFI per sales head up 5%; Increased NFI conversion ratio to 30% (2013: 28%); Successful integration of Provanis acquisition; Continued investment in sales headcount in targeted growth markets.
Pertemps Network Group (PNG) has released its results for the six months ended 30 June 2014 and for the year ended 31 December 2013, revealing a £9.5m increase in gross profit from June 2013. Commenting on the results, Spencer Jones, group finance director, said, “2013 was an incredible year for the Pertemps Network Group and 2014 is following the same way. PNG was formed in 2012 by the merger of Pertemps with the Network Group which de-listed from AIM. PNG has invested in each of its key sectors: Industrial (including Logistics), Commercial, Accounting & Finance, Education, IT, Medical & Car...
The Rethink Group has announced its interim results for the six month period ended 30 June 2014. H1 2014 Financial Highlights: Group revenue from continuing operations increased 4.5% to £56.5m (H1 2013: £54.0m); Net Fee Income ("NFI") from continuing operations increased 4.5% to £10.0m (H1 2013: £9.6m) with Talent Management NFI increasing 32.7% to £2.4m (H1 2013: £1.8m); Operating profit from continuing operations increased 18.4% to £0.81m (H1 2013: £0.68m); Net borrowings** decreased to £9.3m (2013 year end: £11.7m); Cash generated by operations £2.8m (H1 2013: cash absorbed £1.1m); Basic ea...
Global Sports and Media Group, owners of GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital media and talent platform for the international sports industry, announced today the launch of its new Chinese-English platform globalsportsjobs.cn developed specifically for the fast developing Asian sports market.
A new survey by Glassdoor, a jobs and careers community, reveals that the proportion of UK employees1 who fear losing their job in the next six months has dropped ten percentage points, from 29 to 19 percent since last quarter.
New research from specialist financial recruiter Marks Sattin has revealed that 28% of accountants have found their career progress obstructed by older colleagues delaying retirement or planning to work beyond the age of 65.
TheCityUK’s October 2014 London Employment Survey released today, reveals employment in financial and related professional services in London reached a record high of 703,900 in June 2014– 11% above the low seen in 2010 and nearly 2% above the pre-crisis peak in 2007.
Aberdeen-based consultancies Hampton Associates and Tide Studio, part of Urquhart Partnership Holding Ltd, have secured new contracts worth more than £1.4million since being brought together through an acquisition earlier this year.
Year 10 students at Stockport Academy were treated to a visit from Ionic Recruitment this week, a specialist consultancy within Construction, Social Housing and maintenance sectors, to learn all about the world of entrepreneurship.
GTI Media and CASCAID, with a combined total of more than 65 years’ experience of careers information and advice, on Wednesday 15 October, revealed the findings of a survey of 7,000 school and college students from years 10-13: the trendence School Leaver Barometer.