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  • Celebrating Christmas CG Consultants Style!


     
    Here at CG Consultants we do like to get together once in a while to let our hair down and Christmas time is no exception.
    This year the glam was in full force for the CG Consultants Christmas Party as we went back to The Elvetham in Hartley Whitney where we were greeted by Father Christmas […]

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  • November 2017 - Employee of the Month!


    A BIG congratulations to the winners of November’s Employee(s) of the Month. This month the winner from the support team was Katie-Jane Benbow and with a landslide victory from the sales team it was Liam Grierson.
    Liam was once again voted for this extraordinary work ethic which has been reflected by landing new clients and placements […]

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  • Congratulations to Liam Grierson!


    We are thrilled to announce a new promotion from our Sales Team. Liam Grierson has been promoted to Senior Recruiter. Liam has been with us for just over 16 months and has taken every prospect given to him even though there have been some ups and downs, his drive for his work has shined through.

    Matt […]

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  • Employee of the Month - October 2017


     
    Well done to the winners of the October Employee of the Month - the Support Team winner was Jennifer Griffin and the Sales Team winner was Liam Jenkins.
    Jen got multiple votes for being friendly, supportive and helpful. As well as one person commenting on how she has helped to shape the customer service function at […]

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  • Promotion - Ben Staines


    We are delighted to announce another promotion from our Sales Team. Ben Staines has been promoted to Recruitment Consultant. Ben has been with us for just over a year and has grabbed every opportunity given to him and has picked up some great clients over the last couple of months.  
    “I am really glad Ben has […]

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  • Quarterly Lunch Club - October 2017


    With a slight change within the quarterly incentive scheme, the three highest individual earners between July and September 2017, two members of the support team and a member of management were treated to a lunch to kick off the start of the exclusive ‘Quarterly Lunch Club’.
    On Tuesday 5th October, Jordan McGill, Pete Whitehouse and Ben […]

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  • Employee of the Month - September 2017


    Well done to the winners of the September Employee of the Month - Kim Grainger and Liam Grierson. 
    Kim was recognised for going the extra mile by staying late time and time again as well as her quick and efficient accounts support to other members of the team. 
    Liam was recognised for his friendly and polite manner […]

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  • Promotion - Pete Whitehouse


    We are delighted to announce another promotion from our Sales Team. Pete Whitehouse has been promoted to Principal Recruiter. Pete has been with us for 18 months and over this period has shown great enthusiasm for his role.
    Over the past 6 months he has consistently hit the criteria needed for this promotion and we believe […]

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  • CG Consultants in Reading!


     
    To celebrate another amazing quarter here at CG Consultants where we achieved our company targets on contract and permanent recruitment between April to June 2017, we were treated to a night on the town in Reading on 25th August 2017.The night started with being collected from the office in a 40ft stretch hummer that took […]

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  • Company Incentive - Ibiza 2017 cont.


     
    As mentioned recently, we sent three of our highest individual over achievers on an all expense paid trip to Ibiza.

    Now that they are back we asked them how they got on and what they believe were their highlights from the trip, their responses include seeing Fatboyslim at Amnesia and the ANTS Closing Party at […]

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  • Company Incentive - Ibiza 2017


     
    Well done to Liam Jenkins, Ben Staines and John-Paul Crackett, CG’s three highest individual over achievers between January 2017 to June 2017. In recognition of their successful 6 months, they have jetted off and been treated to an all expenses paid weekend in Ibiza with Alan Mann (Operations Director), staying at the ‎4 star Hotel […]

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  • Employee of the Month - August 2017


    This month we had THREE winners for Employee of the Month.
    Congratulations to Katie-Jane Benbow, Pete Whitehouse & Jordan McGill who won CG Consultants Employee of the Month for August.
    Katie has been working really hard, putting in extra hours to complete her tasks, she has been learning new skills and taken on board the information really […]

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  • Promotions - Alan Mann and Matthew Bowman


    We are delighted to announce two recent promotions. Alan Mann as our new Operations Director and Matthew Bowman as our new Sales Director.
    Alan has been with CG since 2006 and will be instrumental in looking after the operational side of the business, making sure we are at the forefront of modern technology, thoroughly trained and […]

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  • Employee of the Month - July 2017


     
    This month we had THREE winners for Employee of the Month.
     
    Congratulations to Ben Staines, Liam Grierson (Technical Recruiters)(pictured) and Nina Corrigan-Chan (Payroll Administrator) who won CG Consultants Employee of the Month for July. 
    Nina was recognised for consistently being helpful and always willing to deal with difficult questions from contractors.
    Ben was recognised for his hard work […]

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  • Liam Jenkins - Congratulations


     As a company we would just like to take this opportunity to congratulate Liam Jenkins on his promotion to Business Manager from the beginning of August. Liam has been with CG since February 2013 and in this time has shown excellent account management skills by developing one of CG’s largest accounts, Liam has shown dedication, commitment […]

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  • Charity Golf Day


    On Friday 25th July 2017, a few members of CG Consultants attended a golf event hosted by Zodiac Seats UK Limited at Test Valley Golf Club in aid of raising money for Cancer Research UK. 
    A good day was had by all involved as you can see from the photos below, CG Consultants was represented by […]

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  • Employee of the Month - June 2017


     
     
    Congratulations to Ben Staines (Technical Recruiter) and Claire Callow (Payroll Administrator) who won CG Consultants Employee of the Month for June.
     
    Claire was recognised for responding quickly to any request given to her and in a professional manner.
     
    Ben was recognised for making his first placement with a new client.
     
    Very well done to you both.
     
     
     

     
     
     

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  • CG INCENTIVE DAY!


     As the team at CG achieved our January to March 2017 company targets on contract and permanent recruitment, Russell organised an incentive day for everyone, this took place on 19th May 2017.
    As a company we chose to spend the evening at Topgolf, Addlestone. Leaving early around 1pm the sales team started the day with […]

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  • Employee of the Month - May 2017


     
    Congratulations to Ben Staines (Technical Recruiter) and Emily Probert (Admin / Customer Services) who won CG Consultants Employee of the Month for May. Emily was recognised for often staying after hours to provide support to the sales team as well as coping well with a busy workload when her colleague was on leave.
    Ben was […]

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  • Employee of the Month - April 2017


     Well done to Katie (Administrator / Customer Services) and Ben Staines (Technical Recruiter) who won the Employee of the month awards for April 17. Katie was recognised by the team for her particularly helpful attitude, whilst Ben was acknowledged for his Account Management and New Business work during April 17.
    Well done to you both.
     
     

     

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  • LinkedIn Learning day for CG Consultants Recruitment Team


     
    On Thursday 20th April we had specialist LinkedIn Trainer Mark White provide our recruitment team with 2 half day sessions focusing on how to maximise LinkedIn for Recruiters.
    The day was a great success, with our consultants learning a whole host of new sourcing, attraction & branding methods, with the aim of further expanding our ability […]

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  • New Starter Jordan McGill


     We are delighted to welcome Jordan McGill to CG Consultants. Jordan joins us as a Technical Recruiter, having had 6 months’ worth of recruitment experience and a background in engineering & networking. He brings first-hand technical and engineering knowledge and recruitment experience with him that he hopes to use to hit the ground running.
    Jordan is […]

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  • Employee of the Month - March 2017


    I am delighted to announce our Employee of the Month winners for the Support and Sales teams for March 2017. There were many votes and such amazing comments said about the team, however, there were 3 shining stars that managed to win the vote and these were:
    Jen Griffin (for hard work in Customer Services, great […]

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  • July 2016 - December 2016 - Company Incentive - Vilamoura, Algarve


     Well done to Liam Jenkins, Jack Knibbs and Pete Whitehouse, CG’s three highest individual over achievers over the July 2016 to December 2016 period. In recognition of their successful 6 months, the golf enthusiasts were treated to an all expenses paid golf weekend in the Algarve with Matt Bowman (Recruitment Manager), staying at the ‎5 […]

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  • February 2017 - Employee of the Month


    Both the Sales Team and the Support Team Employee of the Month awards were split in the February 2017.
    In the Support Team, Jen was recognised with 4 votes for her efforts in the Customer Service team during a particularly busy February period. Emily also received 4 votes, mostly for her willing spirit when she volunteered […]

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  • January 2017 - Employees of the Month


     A tremendous well done to our Employees of the Month for January – Liam Grierson (Technical Recruiter) and Katie-Jane Benbow (Administrator / Customer Services)!
    Liam was recognised by ‘handling a very busy workload, smashing his targets’ whilst always being ‘happy, upbeat, polite and friendly’
    Katie received an amazing 10 nominations, being recognised by ‘formatting CVs quickly, always […]

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  • Emily runs winter half Marathon for Phyllis Tuckwell


     Emily runs winter half Marathon for Phyllis Tuckwell
    Emily was one of around 2,000 who braved the cold to complete the first Farnborough ½ marathon on the 22nd Jan. Running for the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice, her effort was rewarded as she raised over £300 for the charity! Nice one Emily.
     
     

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  • ALAN MANN - 10 YEARS SERVICE WITH CG CONSULTANTS


     A huge congratulations goes out to Alan Mann on his 10 year anniversary at CG. Alan started at CG as a Trainee and has worked his way up to General Manager through hard work, perseverance and a thick skin! What an achievement to have lasted this long putting up with us all! Here’s to another […]

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  • December 2016 - Employees of the Month


     
    December 2016 - Employees of the Month
    Well done to Jack Knibbs (Recruitment Team Leader) and Emily Probert (Administrator) who were CG Employees of the Month for December 2016.
    Emily was nominated for amongst other things, her excellent job volunteering as the CG Xmas Manager for 2016. She successfully organised secret Santa, the Xmas jumper competition and […]

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  • November 2016 - Employee of the Month


    A huge congratulations goes out to Matt Bowman and Emily Probert who have won our ‘November Employee of the Month’
    Matt was recognised for his fantastic leadership and awesome handling of a busy client and Emily was praised for her fantastic phone manor, her willingness to help and asking to take on the infamous role of […]

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  • Employee of the Month - October 2016


     
    Employee of the Month - October 2016
    A well deserved congratulations to Emily and JP who were voted as Employees of the Month for October 2016. Emily works in our Admin support department and was recognised by some in the team for going the extra mile in certain tasks she was asked to perform. John Paul […]

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  • 2015/2016 Company Incentive – Barcelona


     2015/2016 Company Incentive – Barcelona
    Pictured – Ryan Grierson (left), Liam Jenkins (middle) and Matt Bowman (Right)
    Well done to Liam and Ryan, CG’s highest individual over achievers over the 2015/2016 period who were treated to an all expenses paid long weekend in Barcelona with Recruitment Manager Matt Bowman. It was a great team building exercise and […]

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  • Employee of the Month September 2016


     In a change to the usual employee of the month, it was decided from September 2016 that separate awards would be given to the ’sales’ and ’support’ teams here at CG. Winners in September were Katie-Jane Benbow (Administrator) and Ben Staines (Technical Recruiter) who were both recognised by the team for their excellent performance in […]

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  • Employee of the Month August 2016


     
    The votes are in and it’s a well done to Pete Whitehouse who was crowned Employee of the Month for August 2016. Pete has got off to a great start in his recruitment career here at CG, flying through the training program and not just hitting but over achieving on his early targets. He’s been […]

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  • Employee of the Month - July 2016


    Well done to Josh Taylor our Training and Development Manager who was awarded the Employee of month award for July. Josh has had a very busy month inducting and then starting the training program with two new recruits. The initial entry level training lasts 10 weeks and getting it off to a good start is […]

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  • Introducing school students to the world of recruitment


     
    Yesterday we welcomed Harry Knibbs from Yateley Senior School who joins us for a week of work experience to learn about what it’s like working in the world of recruitment.
     
     
    Year 10 and 11 is an important time for a student as this is when they will start thinking seriously about their future. What do […]

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  • New Starter Liam Grierson


    We are delighted to welcome Liam Grierson to CG Consultants. Liam joins us as a Technical Recruiter after completing a business development apprenticeship and aims to bring his enthusiasm and determination to the role here at CG. He is results driven, focused and easy-going. Traits which you need to succeed in recruitment! If he’s not […]

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  • New Starter Ben Staines


    We are pleased to welcome Ben Staines to CG Consultants. Ben joins us after working as a Paralegal for a Law firm, which has allowed him to mix with various clientele and build some excellent relationships along the way. He aims to bring his eagerness, strong eye for attention to detail and sense of dependability […]

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  • June 2016 - Employee of the Month


    June 2016 - Employee of the Month
    June’s employee of the month vote was split between Emily and Nicola (pictured) who work in our admin department. Both were recognised by their colleagues for going out of their way to assist their fellow team members. Well done to them both and good luck to Nicola whose […]

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  • Margaret Wickert – 25 years service with CG Consultants


     
     

     
    A massive congratulations and thank you to Margaret Wickert who has recently completed 25 years service with CG Consultants! Margaret has seen many changes at CG Consultants over the years and has been there through thick and thin ensuring the contractors and employees are paid come rain or shine. The team took a few minutes […]

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  • 10 years at CG Consultants for Nina Corrigan-Chan


    We are proud to announce that Nina Corrigan-Chan has been with CG for 10 years!
     

     
    Nina started with CG back in June 2006 when we were a much smaller recruitment company. Since then she has seen the company grown 4 fold and has been an immense support to the sales team in both an administrative and […]

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  • Employee of the Month - May 2016!


    We are delighted to announce Matt Bowman and Ryan Grierson are the winners of Employee of the Month for May 2016!

    Matt has been with CG for over 5 years and has developed from a junior trainee into one of our senior management team. He was nominated based on his supportiveness to the team and his […]

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  • We’ve passed our REC Compliance Test!


    We have recently sat our REC Compliance Test (a test that all REC members have to undertake once every 2 years to show they are adhering to ethical and professional standards, know current recruitment legislation, the REC code of conduct, Data Protection Act etc). 80% is the pass mark. We scored 100%!!

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  • Employee of the Month - April 2016!


     
    Employee of the Month - April 2016!
    With 4 votes each, new CG recruit Pete Whitehouse and Technical Recruiter Ryan Grierson shared the majority of the votes for the April 2016 Employee of the Month award @ CG. Pete is only 7 weeks into the 12 week training program but is applying what he has learnt […]

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  • March 2016 Employee of the Month!


     
     
    March 2016 Employee of the Month!
     
    Well done to Ryan Grierson who was unanimously voted as CG Consultants Employee of the Month for March 2016. Ryan had an excellent month, meeting and exceeding his personal KPIs and working relentlessly to support a major recruitment campaign on the South Coast. In fact his efforts resulted in an […]

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  • New Starter Pete Whitehouse!


    We are pleased to welcome Pete Whitehouse to CG Consultants. Pete joins us as a Technical Recruiter from a local leisure centre, where he was a Sales Manager responsible for leading a team of 4 sales staff. Pete progressed rapidly within the organisation, starting off as a Sales Advisor, progressing to Senior Advisor and then […]

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  • February 2016 Employee of the Month


    February 2016 Employee of the Month!!
     
    Well done to Liam who came out on top in the CG Consultants February 2016 Employee of the Month. February was a great month for Liam and his team as they achieved 6 contract and 4 permanent placements in the February period, beating his team target by over 100%! Well […]

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  • Employee of the month!


     
    Well done to Emily Probert who was voted CG Consultants Employee of the Month for January 2016. The majority of Emily’s votes were in reconition of her baking skills which have been supplying the team with cake for the month of Jan 2016. She was also recognised for always being willing to provide help and […]

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  • Employees of the Month - December 2015


     
    Employees of the Month - December 2015

     
    There was no outright winner of the CG Consultants Employee of the Month December 2015, so congratulations to (left to right, as per the picture) Jack Richardson-Coleman, John-Paul Crackett, Emily Probert, Claire Callow and Liam Jenkins who all were nominated by 2 of their Peers for the award.
    May we […]

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  • New starter Nicola Hayles


    We are really pleased to welcome our new starter Nicola Hayles to CG Consultants’ administration team. Prior to starting with us, Nicola worked as a flight attendant for Easyjet for 5 years….a rather challenging and chaotic lifestyle some may say, but for Nicola it was a very exciting and diverse role. Although she doesn’t miss […]

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  • John Paul Crackett (aka JP), 5 year work anniversary at CG


     
    John Paul Crackett (aka JP), 5 year work anniversary at CG.

     
     

     
    JP started with us back in October 2010 and this morning we congratulated him on his 5 years service with CG Consultants. Over this time JP has developed his career from a Trainee Recruiter into a Senior Consultant with an excellent reputation and track record […]

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  • New starter Emily Probert!


    New starter Emily Probert!
    We are pleased to welcome Emily Probert back to CG Consultants. Emily has re-joined our friendly Administration & Customer Service team where she will be supporting the staff at CG, as well as clients & candidates alike. Since returning to CG, Emily has worked in the hospitality sector as a Receptionist and […]

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  • Our new T+D Manager - Josh Taylor


    Our new T+D Manager - Josh Taylor

    A massive welcome back to CG for one of our ex employees Josh Taylor who we are delighted to say has returned to the business, this time as our Training and Development Manager. Josh brings an excellent mix of experience to this new position at CG as he can […]

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  • CG Consultants employee of the month - August 2015


     
    CG Consultants employee of the month - August 2015
     
    With 4 votes, Ryan took the award this month. Ryan has a reputation as a very hard working Recruiter with excellent resourcing and candidate management skills. This month Ryan won a closely fought contest with 2 other employees and in the voting, colleagues commented on Ryan’s candidate […]

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  • June Employee of the month!


     
    June employee of the month!
    Congratulation to Liam for his comprehensive victory in the June CG Consultants Employee of the Month. With a total of 6 votes from his fellow employees, Liam was recognised for his achievements in June, which included a new client in the Oil and Gas sector in the Middle East, as well […]

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  • April’s Employee of the Month!


    April’s Employee of the Month!
    A successful month for CG as we have 4 winners! Congratulations to Matt Bowman, Jacob Phillips, Jack Richardson-Coleman and Chloe Foster.
    Matt Bowman was voted for by the CG team for all his hard work. Matt has been building excellent relationships with his clients by working late and really going that […]

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  • CG Incentive day!


     
    CG Incentive day!
     

     
    As the team at CG achieved our January to March 2015 company targets on contract and permanent recruitment, Russell organised incentive days for the different departments. The Admin, Customer Services and Accounts team chose to go to Nirvana Spa for a relaxing afternoon. Leaving early at around lunchtime and arriving at the spa […]

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  • CGC : Past, Present and Future. Know yours!


     
    CGC : Past, Present and Future. Know yours!
    Being ready to answer questions about you current, past and future career aspirations is a necessary skill in order for you to make the most of every potential avenue for career progression. Whilst we often consider these questions ourselves when we are consciously preparing for an interview, it […]

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  • February’s Employee of the month!


    February’s Employee of the month!
     
    Congratulations to Ryan Grierson for winning February employee of the month.
     
    The CG team have seen Ryan’s hard work this last month and congratulated him by voting him employee of the month. Ryan has been focusing on new business this month and has been putting in a lot of extra time and […]

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  • CG Consultants – Giving back locally…


    CG Consultants – Giving back locally…
     
    Although we are a National recruitment company it’s important to us all at CG Consultants to support both our team locally and give a little back in the local area. If we can combine the two that’s fantastic and we have recently in sponsoring one of our team’s Sunday League […]

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  • The first employee of the month for 2015 – Jack Knibbs


    The first employee of the month for 2015 – Jack Knibbs
     
    With January gone already and another fantastic month for all at CG Consultants, we got together to once again vote for, and recognise the achievements of the great team we have at CG.
    The first employee of the month for 2015 goes to Jack Knibbs who […]

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  • December’s Employee of the month… Claire Callow


     
    Above and beyond in December - Employee of the month Claire Callow
     
    A veritable avalanche of Christmas votes for Claire Callow our dedicated Payroll Administrator who ran payroll on Christmas Eve despite being very poorly. Claire made a superb effort to ensure every one of our candidates was paid over the all-important Christmas period.
     
    She really showed her […]

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  • CG Consultants Celebrate for Christmas 2014


    CG Consultants Celebrate for Christmas 2014
     
    We do like to party at CG Consultants and our annual Christmas escape is the perfect opportunity. We went again this year to the much loved Elvethem Hotel , in Hartley Wintney and were over the moon to see the majority of the team were able to make it. We […]

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  • Employee of the month for November - John-Paul Crackett


     
    Employee of the month for November - John-Paul Crackett
     
    John-Paul Crackett joined CG Consultants in October 2010 and is a Senior Technical Recruitment Consultant and a highly valued and experienced team member. His victory this month can only be described as “landslide” due to his fantastic and very hard work with a new client, making numerous […]

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  • A duo of November New Starters for CG Consultants


     A duo of November New Starters for CG Consultants
     
    Last week Jack Richardson-Coleman and Jacob Phillips, started their recruitment careers with CG Consultants.
     
    Jack Richardson-Coleman:
    Jack has previously spent nearly 5 years in a responsible role as a concession supervisor and in store merchandiser. At CG his goals are to bring more clients into the business and achieve […]

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  • Matt Bowman wins October Employee of the Month


    Matt Bowman wins October Employee of the Month
     
    Another tough decision for our team voters this month as lots of them voted and were voted for after another busy and hardworking month at CG Consultants.
     
    Matt Bowman shone again this month for providing great support to his team of consultants, clients and candidates. Plus working really hard […]

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  • Chloe Foster joins CG Consultants


    Chloe Foster joins CG Consultants
     
    CG Consultants would like to welcome Chloe Foster, who has joined our Admin Team.
     
    Chloe has a great background in customer service and administration which will be a great asset in her new role at CG Consultants within the back office support team. Chloe hopes to develop herself and her career […]

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  • September Employee of the Month Winners – Ryan and Matt


     
    September Employee of the Month Winners – Ryan and Matt
     
    It’s Employee of the Month congratulations to Technical Recruiter Ryan Grierson and Recruitment Team Manager Matt Bowman as voted by the entire hard working and candidate focused team at CG Consultants.
     
    A great team really is important to us at CG and the Employee of the Month […]

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  • Employees of the month for August


     
     Employees of the month for August
     
    It’s brilliant when more than one member of the team needs recognition and we can’t choose between them and here we are once again – congratulations Katie-Jane Benbow and Claire Callow two key members of our back office team at CG Consultants. Those critical roles that make sure all CG […]

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  • Top night at Top Golf for CG


     
     Top night at Top Golf for CG
     
    It was time again for our quarterly night out at CG Consultants and timely too with new starters to integrate into the team once again.
     
    This time we headed to Top Golf, a driving range, for a mildly competitive few games of golf. We ran a leader board and those […]

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  • Employee of the Month for July


     
    Employee of the Month for July
     
    Well done ONCE AGAIN for Jack Knibbs who joined CG back in September last year as a technical recruiter and won Employee of the Month the first time in his first month for his fantastic enthusiasm and hard work.
     
    Once again Jack steals this month’s accolade with sheer hard work, commitment, […]

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  • Welcome Katie- Jane Benbow


     
    Welcome Katie- Jane Benbow
     
    We all know the foundation to a good recruitment business is good admin – and the best admin support for recruiters, so this week we have added to the admin team at CG with new recruit Katie-Jane.
     
    Katie-Jane has an excellent background in admin in a fast paced environment plus experience in sales […]

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  • May Employee of the Month Winners are….


    May Employee of the Month Winners are….
     
    Yes we have two employees of the month again here at CG. Sometimes our guys are just too good to choose between and more than one of the team deserves recognition.
     
    This time its Matt Bowman (Team Manager) and Jack Knibbs (Technical Recruiter), Matt’s not only been a great team […]

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  • Employee of the Month for April – Claire Callow


    Employee of the Month for April – Claire Callow
     
    As a specialist technical and engineering consultancy supporting contract and permanent roles across the UK and worldwide, the right Accounts team is essential. Thankfully we have that and it’s great to see another of the CG back office team members winning Employee of the Month.
     
    Huge congratulations to […]

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  • CG Consultants out and about!


    CG Consultants out and about!
     
    You know we like to have some fun at CG and it was nigh time for our quarterly night out, so we headed off to El Pic, a small local Tapas Bar in Camberley – one of our favourite places, all our new starters in tow wondering what kind of night […]

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  • Employee of the Month – February!


    Employee of the Month – February!
     
    Well Done Liam Jenkins!
    And not the first time Liam has won employee of the month either – Liam featured here nearly a year ago when he first started with CG Consultants. Liam is a highly valued member of the team and with that year under his belt has been […]

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  • Employee of the Month for January


    Employee of the Month for January
     
    Hard working Jennifer Griffin of our Administration Team deservedly wins Employee of the Month for January for holding the fort singlehandedly for a time and working extra hours to ensure everything was completed in another busy month for CG Consultants. Excellent back office support in one of the key factors […]

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  • Ryan Grierson joins the team at CG


    Ryan Grierson joins the team at CG
    As we go from strength to strength at CG it’s great to welcome more young talent to the team. A keen young individual Ryan has joined us as a Technical Recruiter and is already getting stuck into finding candidates for his first jobs. Ryan chose CG for a career […]

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  • CG Christmas Party!


    CG Christmas Party!
     
     
    We all had a great time at the CG Christmas Party, another opportunity to let our hair down, get to know each other and generally bond and let of a bit of steam busting some moves on the dance floor!
    We went to the fantastic Elvetham Hotel in Hartley Wintney (http://www.elvethamhotel.co.uk/) for a bit […]

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  • November Employee of the Month


    Congratulations to November employee of the Month Claire Callow
     
    Here at CG we are very lucky to have fantastic back office support to enable our consultants to focus on filling jobs and placing candidates, and one member of this fabulous support is Claire Callow who not only has been fast, efficient and reliable in completing back […]

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  • All work and no play……


    All work and no play……
    Makes for problems in a busy, demanding and close knit working environment like a successful recruitment firm, it’s important to work hard but to play well too. Luckily the great management team at CG (yes I’m after a bonus!) understand this and make sure that regular team building events or simply […]

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  • Employee of the Month – September 2013


     
    Employee of the Month – September 2013
     
    After notable recent growth in our contract and permanent sectors, and the expansion of our successful team at CG Consultants with a number of new recruits, it’s fantastic to be awarding Employee of the Month to one of these capable new recruits who has really hit the ground running…Jack […]

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  • Employee(s) of the Month for August 2013!


    Employee(s) of the Month for August 2013!
     
    After another highly successful month at CG, our employees were somewhat spoilt for choice in electing our “Employee of the Month” for August. In response to the many achievements that have been accomplished in those 31 short days, the CG electorate has named Liam Jenkins, Jennifer Griffin and John-Paul […]

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  • So you want to be headhunted? 5 quick steps using LinkedIn


    So you want to be headhunted? 5 quick steps using LinkedIn
     
    Do you sit next to someone who constantly gets calls from recruiters? If so, maybe you’ve wondered how you could be in the same position. Thanks to the Age of Social Media, LinkedIn is an excellent starting point towards attracting more attention from recruiters and […]

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  • Is recruitment the career for you? Then look no further…


     
    Is recruitment the career for you? Then look no further…
     
    Do you have a good sales or customer service background?
     
    Is it time for you to make the move into a lucrative, fun and fast-paced industry?
     
    We are looking for bright, articulate and ambitious Trainee Recruitment Consultants to join our organisation.
     
    Our Directors will be holding an invite-only Open […]

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  • The Killer Interview Question That Will Get You The Job


    The Killer Interview Question That Will Get You The Job
    There are many pieces of advice out there for people imminently about to attend a job interview. Some advice is more obvious – dressing smartly, researching the company or perhaps rehearsing answers to questions that are likely to be asked (and yes, I’m afraid this does […]

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  • Employee of the Month for April


    We are delighted to announce Matthew Bowman as our winner of the April Employee of the Month! Matthew has worked very hard to grow a successful team here at CG Consultants and has already achieved 150% of his quarterly team target with two months still to go! Matthew has not only shown dedication and commitment […]

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  • Getting very busy in the office!


    February has seen a huge influx of engineering vacancies (both contract and permanent) at CG Consultants, specifically within the Rail and Waste Water / Waste to Energy industries. Many new recycling projects are being granted planning permission and construction works are underway. Despite the economic climate, many Councils are investing in plants to recycle more […]

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  • CG Consultants Announced as Top 10 Recruitment Agency!


     
    CG Consultants have been declared as a Top 10 Recruitment Agency at Jobsite’s 2012 RecruitRank Awards Dinner. Recognising best practice and quality customer service in recruitment agencies, the RecruitRank Awards are the only accolades in the industry where finalists and winners are chosen by the feedback from candidates and not a panel of industry judges.
     
    Launched […]

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  • Increase in Renewable Energy Useage


     
    The share of renewable energy across the EU’s generation mix has almost doubled over the past decade, from 5.4 per cent to nine per cent between 1999 and 2009, according to new EU Statistics released on 11/4/2011.

     
    The figures, produced by Eurostat at the start of EU sustainable energy week, also show that the proportion of […]

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  • Mainframe Recovery Strengthens


    It has been a good year for mainframes, according to IDC’s latest server shipment report.
    Beatriz Valle, senior research analyst in the Enterprise Server group for IDC EMEA. said, “The strength of mainframe recovery in 4Q 2010 was greater than expected, with an increase of 62.6% year on year.
    “These results were driven by pent-up demand for […]

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  • RecruitRank Awards


    CG Consultants attended the RecruitRank Awards on Tuesday 9th November, hosted by Jobsite UK. The purpose of the awards is to recognise excellent customer service, as voted by the job seeker, broken down into 5 categories: Communication, Understanding Candidate Needs, Industry Knowledge, Most Improved Recruiter and Best Recruiter. We are proud to announce we acheived a top 10 finalist position in […]

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