Employer confidence in the UK’s economy is at its lowest since the referendum, with a net balance of -14, according to the latest JobsOutlook survey from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC). More than a third (35 per cent) of respondents think that the country’s economic conditions are getting worse, while only one in five (22 per cent) think they are improving. The net balance of hiring and investment decisions has also fallen by two points to nine.
Wave and REC have agreed to partner in the provision of candidate attraction services to the REC’s members.
In an exciting move, Wave will be the lead provider in a variety of recruitment technology and marketing services such as website building and design, multi-posting/job distribution, media research and analytics as well as media buying.
Today’s labour market statistics published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), based on data from September-November 2017, show that the number of vacancies has reached a record high for the fourth month in a row whilst real wage growth is still falling.
Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has signed a strategic partnership agreement with PAB Languages Center to establish a long-term relationship.
Brookson Enterprise helps recruitment agencies grow efficiently and realise their potential. That’s why we’re collaborating with REC on the ‘Scale Up In the Round’ and ‘Scale Up Live events’, which offer agencies a unique insight into the challenges and opportunities that growth agendas generate.
ADVANCE has successfully retained its status as the UK’s only contracting solutions provider with Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA) accreditation for umbrella employment, limited company accounting and self-employment / CIS.
In light of the announcement that Carillion has gone into liquidation, the Government has appointed the Official Receiver and PWC as joint liquidators. They have set up a website for suppliers to get in touch with specific emails for relevant services. The REC will update members with further information as soon as possible.
The IHS Markit/REC Report on Jobs – published today – provides the most comprehensive guide to the UK labour market, drawing on original survey data provided by recruitment consultancies.