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I've spent over 20 years with the Jenrick Recruitment Group, recruiting experienced senior specialists across most disciplines within IT, Engineering and now the Commercial division.

Working as part of the strong Jenrick Commerical team, I place permanent & contract/interim senior Candidates into corporates & SME's across the UK into a variety if different industries. From IT Sales specialists across Cyber Security, IT Managed Services, Enterprise Mobility and Business Analytics to Finance specialists from CFO's through to Senior Finance Analysts, I enjoy the blend of different disciplines I recruit for and the variety of Clients I work with - there's never a dull day!

Jenrick Commerical serves all typical Head Office functions across a wide range of industries & business disciplines including Sales, Human Resources, Office/Project Support, Marketing/PR, Procurement, Accounting, Market Intelligence, Talent Management and Internal Recruitment specialists. Our experienced team pride themselves on delivering high quality candidates that match your specific needs.

I'm proud that Jenrick is a four-time winner of the coveted Sunday Times Top 100 Awards, reaching 4th place in 2015, testament indeed to the professionalism and expertise we all provide in assisting candidates to find rewarding permanent, contract and temp jobs whilst our clients can relax, knowing they have added a highly skilled and motivated specialists to their business.

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The Jenrick Group is regarded as one of the leading recruitment companies within the UK and is a four time "Sunday Times Top 100 Company to Work For".

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Trevor Lee

Managing Director

In 2006 I decided to form Jenrick Commercial and now nearly 15 years later the business has thankfully gone from strength to strength. Having now been in the mad world of recruitment for nearly 25 years, I've seen a massive amount of change in that time (in my early days we used to fax CV's off to a client and if you were looking for work you use to photocopy your CV and even hand-deliver it into the agency, there was no internet in the early days!!) 

The foundation of our success has always been to build the greatest relationships with both our clients and candidates, we are always super honest and try to leave the greatest impression with everyone you connect with. 

My father taught me that life is very much what you put in, put a little in and you get a little out, put a lot in, and of course, you get a lot out. This is a rule I firmly believe in and has served me well over the years. 

What can I tell you about me? Well, I have been married for nearly 25 years (my wife is extremely lucky or completely mad) and we have a beautiful son Toron who is 15 now. I also cannot function properly without a triple shot skinny wet latte first thing in the morning. If you ever catch me before this time then I apologise in advance! I go to the gym every day and I've probably been on a diet since I was born so I am very body and image-conscious. 

I am also a glass half full type so love listening to Tony Robbins motivational podcasts to give me that extra kick. I support West Ham United so I definitely need something positive as I don't get it from the team I support. I also love the good old US of A (California). I think my music taste is great (it's very eclectic) however the team in the office are always moaning about my playlists (it's them that have no taste).

Why recruitment? Well, I love people, I genuinely love to understand how people tick, and after 25 years I know I'm damn good at what we do. In this job, every day is different and I'm humbled and grateful that I have met some amazing people over the 20+ years, plus it's always lovely to change peoples lives for the better so to play a part in their journey of life is something I am truly grateful for. 

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Latest jobs

Client Account Manager - Automotive

Job Reference: SG/56570S
Job Location: Scotland
Job Type: Permanent

Client Account Manager is required for a leading company who provide warranty, service and insurance products to the automotive industry.  This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an industry leading company who pride themselves on service and products.As Client Account Manager you will be based in East Scotland managing dealership accounts within your given region.  In reward you will be paid a salary up to £35,000 p.a....

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Client Account Manager - Automotive

Job Reference: SG/5670
Job Location: South West England
Job Type: Permanent

Client Account Manager is required for a leading company who provide warranty, service and insurance products to the automotive industry.  This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an industry leading company who pride themselves on service and products. As Client Account Manager you will be based in the South West of England managing dealership accounts within your given region.  In reward you will be paid a salary up to...

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SEO & Analytics Executive

Job Reference: TL/HQ00056401C
Job Location: Basingstoke
Job Type: Permanent

SEO & Analytics Executive, Up to £45,000, Basingstoke, Hampshire Area, Lovely Technology Company with amazing growth record, Including some Agile workingSEO & Analytics Executive:We are looking for a highly skilled and analytical SEO & Analytics Executive to help scale-up and drive our clients paid search and SEO marketing activity.  The successful candidate will also be the go-to person for data analysis and insights that...

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Internal Recruiter - Fantastic Brand

Job Reference: SG/56253
Job Location: Liverpool
Job Type: Permanent

Internal Recruiter, Liverpool, Up to £39,500 + 10% Bonus, Amazing Brand with great culture to match. Overview of the Internal Recruiter: This is one of those rare positions where you will truly help to shape and develop the recruitment function as well as also staying hands on with recruitment.  This global company have decided to take its full recruitment function back in house and as the Internal Recruiter you will help recruit...

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Graduate - Technical Support Engineer - Lasers and Photonics

Job Reference: SG/HQ56563
Job Location: Oxford
Job Type: Permanent

We are looking for a Masters or PhD qualified individual within Physics, Science Engineering or similar who has a passion for lasers and photonics and wants to be part of innovating company pathing the way in technology. This is a very rare opportunity to join a small but perfectly formed team who are based just outside of Oxford.   The ideal person will hold a PhD or Masters in Physics or similar and have the passion and want to learn...

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SAP Finance Project Manager

Job Reference: SC/HQ056562
Job Location: London
Job Type: Contract

Finance Project Manager S/4 HANA£350 per day – Outside IR356 month contract Remote working   Working for a global FMCG company we are looking for a Finance Project Manager / SAP Functional Finance expert to join the team and provide ongoing support to the Delivery Lead to safeguard the successful delivery of the Foundation Finance SAP S/4HANA Cloud system (FFS), bridging IT and Finance and eliminating ambiguity throughout the...

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Industry Insights

The 'New Normal' Office Environment

It's great to be back in the office!
But things have changed. There are little differences around the building and a few new rules too!

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How 2018 unfolded for Jenrick Commercial and our prediction for 2019

2018 wasn’t a particularly straightforward year for many businesses around the UK, however despite this 2018 was another steady year for us as a business. We saw our business thrive and peak in 2017, with it being our best year ever, and 2018 saw us level on par with that. So for us as a business having this continuity in strength was reassuring and gave us confidence despite the media advertising otherwise due to Brexit.


In Quarter 4 we did see the usual reduction of volume of candidate’s applications. We do find this to be the norm prior to Christmas, many candidates often put aside looking for a new role in November until the New Year so this wasn’t a surprise. Although we did see a lull in candidate movement at the back end of the year, a point to note is that not one candidate we spoke to advised that they were staying put until after Brexit.


What has been a surprise is that normally we do see higher response of volume on applications and candidates looking for work at this point of the year, following the theme ‘New year, new career’, however applications have been far lighter compared to the start of 2018. This highlights that the war on good, quality talent is becoming even more difficult.


On the flip side the volume of new jobs has been very steady, even rising slightly, since Jan 1st. This is based on our client growth as well as the strong relationships we have formed with our current clients – around  91% of our business is referred of repeat. January and February have been a great start to the year with both placement of permanent and contract positions increasing so we are seeing no slow down with new business.


Where’s the future at?


It goes without saying that Brexit will no doubt shape and define where the market goes. The likelihood is increasing that we will extend the negotiations and not leave as planned on the 29th March. While we are unsure as to how long the delay will be, it could dominate through to the end of 2019 meaning a steady and cautious, if not unpredictable, year.


Whatever the outcome is; a deal as planned, a delayed deal or even a no deal then we do foresee the market to the cautious throughout 2019. Obviously the sooner the decision is made then the more likely it will be that we will see stability in our industry and the overall market conditions of the UK bringing confidence back in and normality taking hold.


As most of our clients tend to sit within either; Technology, Professional Services, Financial Services we definitely haven’t seen any change with new opportunities, however the market is all around confident and if confidence is high then opportunity will flow.


If you are looking for exceptional staff or your next career move then contact us on 01932 230868 or commercial@jenrick.co.uk

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