Yolk Recruitment appoints operations director
Yolk Recruitment has appointed Jamie Wilkinson as its operations director.
Wilkinson joins the firm with 19 years’ experience in the sector, gained in multiple senior roles in international companies. Most recently he held the position of managing director of emerging brands at Opus Talent Solutions. The appointment is a new role for Yolk.
The role will see Wilkinson taking a hands-on leadership approach, working with CEO, Dale Williams, and managing director, Duncan Powell, to implement Yolk’s ambitious growth strategy. His role will involve working from the top-down to streamline the firm’s processes, to secure enterprise level business and day to day leadership of the sales function. It will also involve growing the headcount of the business through various channels including hosting quarterly assessment centres.
Wilkinson (pictured) said, “I am honoured to join such an ambitious, entrepreneurial business with clear growth plans. I am pleased to be joining the team at such a pivotal time. I’m looking forward to taking Yolk to the next level by ensuring both candidates and clients receive the very best service and building a base of talented associate consultants.
“The culture and environment of the company is what attracted me to the role and the team; we share the same outlook on the recruitment industry which is extremely important to me.”
Yolk co-founder and CEO, Dale Williams, said, “We are thrilled to welcome Jamie to the team. He is an industry heavyweight widely respected for his ability to grow new and established businesses, and his impressive credentials means he brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to Yolk.
“This year has been a record year so far and we are confident that Jamie will play a significant part in our growth as we look to the future.”