Uniting Ambition appoint head of people development
Powell will be in charge of training and development across the sales teams and will be based in the company's Newcastle-under-Lyme headquarters.
Adam Wagster, Director at Uniting Ambition, says, “Nicola has a proven track record of running successful, high performance sales teams. The customer experience is at the top of her priorities and her values are parallel to our own as a business.”
Powell joins the specialist recruitment firm after seven years at Phones4U and six at Vodafone.
“I will be in control of the implementation of processes across the sales force,” commented Powell.
“I’m here to ensure our consultants achieve and excel their targets through effective training and development techniques.”
She added, “The culture at Uniting Ambition is what attracted me it has an entrepreneurial spirit, with no glass ceiling and no restrictions. The technological platforms which are built and utilised here are & lsquo;outside the box’ and revolutionary, to say the least. I will be utilising these platforms to enable the teams to excel further.”
Uniting Ambition are an award-winning recruitment business, specialising in privately owned and capital invested domestic brands. They are recognised as one of the UK’s fastest growing businesses by The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track Top 100. With HQ in Newcastle-under-Lyme, offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds they will expand into London before the end of 2014.