Prime Time appoints new talent
Allena Clarke has been appointed managing consultant at Grosvenor Boston, Prime Time’s dedicated executive division, where she will lead the firm’s oil and gas offering. Bringing with her over 25 years’ recruitment experience, Allena’s key responsibilities will be to develop Grosvenor Boston’s specialism in the North East and Scotland region. Renewable energy and the subsea sectors will be a focus for her team. Allena joins Prime Time from Manpower where she was a Senior Appointments Manager.
As Prime Time’s sector specialist offering strengthens, the firm has also appointed Daniel Redfern as corporate sales manager within its dedicated Automotive and Manufacturing team. Responsible for new business generation and developing existing accounts on a national basis, Daniel will spearhead Prime Time’s affiliation with the Engineering Construction Industry Association (ECIA), the principal trade and employer association for the industry in the UK. Prime Time is one of just 18 recruitment firms granted membership to the ECIA. Dan was previously business development manager for Automotive Recruitment and Infrastructure Projects at Morson International.
The appointments come at a time of continued expansion for the privately owned business, as The Cordant Group turnover has increased by over 35% in the last four years ,with Prime Time Recruitment increasing its turnover from £127m in 2009 to £202m in 2013 four years. Its Technical & Engineering Division has a 19 year heritage of supplying professional, contract and permanent technical engineers across the power, process, utilities, facilities, automotive and manufacturing sectors.
Shaun Simmons, Prime Time managing director, said, "These are exciting times for Prime Time as we continue to grow and invest in the Executive arena and our Technical & Engineering Division. The optimism we are encountering in the sector allows us to create new job opportunities for experienced and graduate consultants in the Manchester and Newcastle area. As a people business it’s essential our clients have access to the best talent in the marketplace both Allena and Daniel are a case in point. These appointments highlight our ability to attract real industry leaders to Prime Time.”