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UK – Permanent and temporary revenue up in January but rate of growth slows

6 February 2015

Growth in temporary billings moderated slightly during January 2015 to its least marked pace since October 2014. Permanent staff placements also continued to rise during the month but the rate of expansion eased to a 20-month low, according to the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC).Ho...


Ireland – Strongest job advert growth in Europe

6 February 2015

The number of jobs advertised in Q4 2014 in Ireland increased by 26% compared with Q4 2013, according to the latest Robert Walters European Job Index. Ireland experienced the largest year-on-year increase in advertising volumes across Europe; followed by Germany, Switzerland, and France, which sa...


UK – Cielo appoints Managing Director of Europe

6 February 2015

Cielo (formerly Pinstripe & Ochre House), the recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) and talent consulting solutions company, announced that Seb O’Connell will join its Global Executive Team as Managing Director of Europe.Sue Marks, Chief Executive Officer of Cielo, commented on the appointmen...


France – International acquisitions boost Groupe Crit’s revenue

5 February 2015

Groupe Crit (CEN: FP), the French staffing firm, reported revenue for the fourth quarter ending 31 December 2014 of €440.9 million, an increase of 7.8% compared with €409 million during the same quarter in 2013.  Revenue 2014 2013 Change Q4 €440.9 million €409.0 mill...


Sweden – Dedicare reports strong annual growth following divestment of Swedish care business

5 February 2015

Swedish healthcare staffing company Dedicare AB (DEDI: SS) reported revenue for the fourth quarter SEK 146.1 million (€15.5 million), an increase of 22.3% from SEK 119.5 million (€12.7 million) in Q4 2013.    Q4 2014 Q4 2013 Change Revenue SEK 146.1 million SEK...


Germany – Amadeus FiRe announces full year revenue and profit growth

5 February 2015

In a trading statement issued today, German recruitment firm Amadeus FiRe AG (AAD: GR) achieved consolidated sales of €161.1 million in 2014, an increase of 13.4% from €142.1 million in 2013.    2014 2013 Change Revenue €161.1 million €142.1 million +13.4%...


UK – Police urge graduates to avoid recruitment fraud

5 February 2015

Graduates in Derbyshire have been warned by police to stay safe online to prevent them from falling victim to jobseeker fraud, reports burtonmail.co.uk.Derbyshire Police have teamed up with Get Safe Online – a Government security service – to raise awareness of jobseeker frauds to help to protect...


UK – Dillistone expects full year results in-line with last year

4 February 2015

Dillistone Group (DSG: LSE), the UK-based supplier of recruitment software to the executive search industry, announced today that for the year ended 31 December 2014 it expects its full-year results to be similar to that delivered in 2013.In 2013, Dillistone reported revenue growth of 14.9% to £8...


UK – HMRC responds to false self-employment legislation consultation

4 February 2015

Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published its response to the October/November consultation on reporting obligations arising from the employment intermediaries’ legislation.The legislation places the obligation on the intermediary that has the contract with the hirer to report deta...


UK – Sports Direct facing million pound claim for excluding zero-hours workers from bonus scheme

4 February 2015

Retailer Sports Direct is facing a claim for millions of pounds from nearly 300 workers excluded from the retailer’s generous bonus scheme because they were on zero-hours contracts, reports The Guardian.The workers were excluded from a bonus scheme that paid out about £160 million worth of shares...