A Talent Acquisition specialist offering 15 years+ experience in managing & supplying sole and PSL relationships with blue chip clients across Europe (UK, Netherlands, Germany) I have a broad technical understanding. Key focus and area of expertise is the Travel & Tourism and ecommerce , a member of the ITT (Institute of Travel & Tourism) and an
A Talent Acquisition specialist offering 15 years+ experience in managing & supplying sole and PSL relationships with blue chip clients across Europe (UK, Netherlands, Germany) I have a broad technical understanding. Key focus and area of expertise is the Travel & Tourism and ecommerce , a member of the ITT (Institute of Travel & Tourism) and an avid networker. In-depth experience of the recruitment lifecycle.
I take time to learn and understand my clients business, needs and expectations, I prove to be a valuable and effective recruitment partner by using a variety of recruitment techniques from candidate attraction, sourcing candidates, interview preparation to closing the deal and ensuring candidate starts and is happy.
Candidates are always technically screened, referenced and interviewed (face to face where possible) before submission. I pride myself on a quality approach and consider myself to have highly skilled interview technique and the ability to exceed client expectations. I have the ability to fulfill a number of Service offerings from contingency and retained search for permanent recruitment (Senior Appointments - £50k +) and contract positions.
Specialise: Recruit all major disciplines (contract or permanent) with particular emphasis towards Travel Technology professionals within the Travel & Tourism and ecommerce sector, ensuring our entire client base receive the highest level of service with only one point of contact. Areas of particular interest are:
Architecture - Enterprise, Solutions, Technical
Senior IT Management - Director, CIO, CTO, Head of
Project & Programme Managers
If you are a client looking for specific niche skills or a candidate looking for a new move then please call me on 01727 794209 for a confidential chat.
To Date I have currently supplied:
Programme Manager/Project Managers
Architect (Enterprise, Solutions and Technical)
Head of Web Development
Oracle Applications Consultants
Business Intelligence Professionals
I was involved in new business development, preparing RFI’s, undertaking tender documents, client meetings, PSL review's and managing/mentoring more junior members of the account management and resource team.
Clients include: BP, Rabobank, Tesco, Play.com, Perceptive Informatics, Avnet and others From February 2008 to October 2011 (3 years 9 months) St Albans, United KingdomResource Manager @ Responsible for a team of delivery professionals who work in conjunction with Account managers to ensure high levels of control are achieved when resourcing candidates. Work closely with other members of the team to gain an understanding of client needs and delivering suitable solutions and monitoring results. Involved in arranging candidate interviews, candidate referencing, interview screening process, client liaison and constantly monitoring communication levels with both clients and candidates during recruitment process. Proven experience on strategic projects whether on a Global or National basis within strict time/financial constraints. Undertaking staff training, advertising, up-keep of in-house database whilst striving to achieve departmental and company objectives. Understanding client culture and where necessary clients time zones when not European based. From August 2000 to February 2008 (7 years 7 months) Resourcer/Consultant @ Oct 98 – May 99 Resourcer for the Dutch market, identifying candidates for general IT contracts working with Blue Chip clients, i.e. Rabobank, ABN AMRO, AEX (Amsterdam Stock Exchange), IBM NL and Shell.
May 99 – Oct 99 Senior Resourcer for the whole of the European market.
Oct 99 – June 00 – Consultant for IT Security, IT Audit and e-Business permanent UK market. Responsible for the development of new and existing clients and identifying new vacancies and candidates in a niche market place. Responsible for the whole recruitment process and training and motivation of resourcers. From October 1998 to June 2000 (1 year 9 months) London, United Kingdom
BA Hons, Business Studies @ Essex From 1995 to 1997 Simon Wright is skilled in: New Business Development, Consultancy, Social Networking, Solution Selling, Business Networking, Candidate Screening, Candidate Assessment, Candidate Selection, Executive Search, Search, Fundraising, Energy Trading, Commodity Risk Management, Account Management, Cold Calling
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