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Firms can pay deferred VAT in smaller instalments, says HMRC

Businesses that deferred VAT payments between March and June 2020 under the VAT Payment Deferral Scheme can now join the scheme to pay it in smaller monthly instalments, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) announced today.

23 February 2021

REC to seek more details from Adecco and PMP Recruitment over Amazon allegations

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) said today [22 February 2021] that they will be seeking “further detail” from PMP Recruitment and Adecco about alleged poor working conditions and contracts for agency workers at online retail giant Amazon.

Retail, Transport & logistics 22 February 2021

Campaign to open up hospitality spaces for remote workers

A campaign is underway to convince UK leaders to allow hospitality venues to reopen as a base for remote workers.

Hospitality/Leisure 22 February 2021

Tribepad partners with IPC Europe to find talent for Subway

Enterprise talent acquisition software provider Tribepad has announced a new partnership with the provider of purchasing and support services to 4,500 Subway franchisees across Europe.

Retail, IT/Telecoms 22 February 2021

Businesses optimistic for future as hundreds of new jobs planned

With the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) saying that 56% of businesses are planning to grow their workforces over the coming months, here are a few companies doing just that.

Public sector, Oil & gas/Energy 22 February 2021

New jobs in maintenance, construction, boat building and packaging

UK budget hotel chain Travelodge is expanding its 120-strong nationwide in-house maintenance team with a further 41 new positions to support its 563 hotels across the UK.

Supplier Diversity Council UK set up to help diversify supply chains

A newly-formed supplier diversity council for the UK intends to develop ways and improve existing knowledge into how organisations can effectively diversify their supply chains.

10 February 2021

Well-stocked imaginative minds important for future hires

Imagination is going to be a necessary trait for businesses and the people they hire as the world emerges from the fallout of the global pandemic.

10 February 2021

Sodexo to transfer £800k of its Apprenticeship Levy to smaller firms

Services company Sodexo has committed to transferring £800k of its annual Apprenticeship Levy to small-and-medium enterprises as part of its approach to levy transfer.

Lockdown doesn’t stop firms creating new jobs

Although UK businesses are going through a tough time, Recruiter highlights some good news on the job front.

Retail, Oil & gas/Energy 9 February 2021

NEW TO THE MARKET: 8-12 FEBRUARY 2021

This week’s new launches include: Access, APSCo Embrace, NatWest, Stonor Recruitment, Storm4, Talentis, Waahjobs

Sales, Oil & gas/Energy 8 February 2021

CONTRACTS & DEALS: 1-5 FEBRUARY 2021

This week’s new contracts & deals include: Lorien

GLAA launches course to keep students safe from labour abuse

A new qualification providing students with the skills and knowledge to protect themselves from labour abuse will launch next week.

Airswift strengthens energy renewables in APAC with EPI Group joint venture

Global workforce solutions provider Airswift has announced a new joint venture with global energy consultancy EPI Group.

Oil & gas/Energy, Engineering 27 January 2021

Viewpoint: Preparing for the future

Covid and the acceleration of change

25 January 2021

Good news for job creation, despite the ongoing lockdown

As UK businesses, especially those in the hospitality, leisure and retail industries, are going through torrid times, Recruiter shines a little ‘good job news’ light on the economy.

Retail, Transport & logistics 25 January 2021

APPOINTMENTS: 25-29 JANUARY 2021

This week’s appointments include: Apex Group, Cool Company, Cross Country Healthcare, Foyne Jones, Forward Role, LinkedIn

Public sector, Life sciences 25 January 2021

Insight: The future of work is skills-driven

The disruption of 2020 has demonstrated that the future of work will be skills-driven. Instead of looking for a person in a place to do a role, let’s look through the lens of the work that needs to be done and how to best meet that need

25 January 2021

Special Report - Reboot, rebuild & reset 2021: Recruitment reinvented

Business experts offer their advice to moving forward after the challenges of 2020. Is it time to reboot, rebuild and reset your operations?

25 January 2021

Making mental health real in recruitment

Mental Health in Recruitment (MHIR) aims to change to how mental health is viewed in the sector.

25 January 2021

RPO/MSP is ‘big challenge’ to contingent recruitment

John O’Sullivan, serial recruitment entrepreneur and founder of advisory consultancy Elite Leaders, spoke to Recruiter.

Editor's Leader Jan/Feb 2021

What is the start to a new year without committing to ‘do better’ in your life?

25 January 2021

Recruiter Awards 2021: A week to go – can anyone top three awards?

There is still time to enter the recruitment industry’s most prestigious awards, with the deadline extended to this Friday, 29 January 2021.

22 January 2021

Consilium Recruit wins maritime tech project in Belfast Harbour

UK recruitment company Consilium Recruit has secured a deal to work on a project that aims to decarbonise maritime transport.

Keystream makes roads into Stonehenge Highways project

Public sector IT recruitment and consultancy firm Keystream will provide IT support services on a project near Stonehenge.

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