JOBWISE APPOINTS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR
Jobwise, the North Wests leading independent recruitment agency is delighted to announce the appointment of Leanne Goodwin as its new Managing Director.
Jobwise, who have seven branches in the North West, have been in business for over thirty years and are a leading supplier of temporary and permanent office staff to both private and public sector clients.
Leanne takes over the role from Grant Barton who will continue with Jobwise as Chairman.
Grant said of the appointment: Leanne was the ideal candidate for the role, she is passionate, highly driven and has done all the jobs the team do so can relate to all colleagues in the business. Leanne has had some fantastic achievements throughout her career with Jobwise, as Branch Manager she ran the most profitable branch in Jobwise history, she is driven to improve the business and we are all very excited about the future of the company as we go from strength to strength.
Leanne began her career in recruitment in March 1993 when she joined Jobwise as a Branch Administrator at the Bolton office. Spotting her potential, Leanne was quickly moved over to the sales side of the business where she developed her career as a Temp Consultant, promoted to Team Leader, then Branch Manager and then Area Manager. Whilst Manager of Bolton the office became a huge success under Leannes influence and she was then asked to join the board of Directors in 2005.
Under Leannes guidance Jobwise has been awarded numerous tenders over the years including contracts with Local Authorities and the NHS. Leanne commented I am extremely honoured by my new appointment and very excited at the prospect of leading Jobwise as we continue to build a customer focused business, coming out of a difficult financial period I feel that now is an exciting time both for Jobwise and the recruitment sector as a whole. I intend to make Jobwise the name that clients and candidates remember for first class service by first class and highly motivated staff staff that LOVE their jobs!"