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MEET BIG RED

See who's going the extra mile for you. 

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Paul Miles,
Director

20+ years' honed expertise in technology and digital recruitment.

Cares deeply about the client, candidate, and employee experience. The driving force behind our 'go the extra mile' value.

 

"If I could have a superpower, it would be mind-reading. I want to know what candidates are really thinking!"

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Hayley Rogers,
Director

15+ years' recruitment expertise. Places major value on listening to act in your best interest. Known for treating everyone with respect and candid honesty.

 

"My favourite place to go on holiday is - without hesitation - the slopes! The exhaustion of covering miles of mountain, a splash of après, and the joy of seeing our little ones enjoy it too... nothing beats it."

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Jonathan Taylor,
Director

15+ years' recruitment expertise, with an unparalleled knack for the contract market. Brilliant interpersonal skills. The go-to contract market expert.

 

"I'm motivated by a job well done, our brilliant team, and seeing excellent candidates placed in roles where I'm confident they’ll excel."

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Alex Taylor,
Marketing Manager

Wide-ranging experience in B2B marketing - from Saas to NFP and now recruitment. Champions a holistic marketing approach. Goal is to ensure wherever you encounter Big Red, you feel that same human-centric experience.

 

"If I could trade lives with anyone for a day, it would be one of the Teletubbies. So many unanswered questions - what does Tubby Custard taste like? What happened to the old Noo Noo?"

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Emily Cumming,
Delivery and Development Manager

A powerhouse of energy and recruitment magic. Responsible for internal operations, development, and performance of Big Red employees (superstars) in the UK and offshore. Returned from hiatus like a Prodigal Daughter raring to go!

 

"My current pet is Roxy (I call her my 'fur child'). She's infamous for some mad behaviour... including wagging her own tail off."

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Adam Farrell,
Managing Consultant

Driven and experienced, with a niche in CTO recruitment. Always fully explains the good and bad. Will improve your recruitment strategy and EVP, draw in top-calibre candidates, and drive forward business growth.

 

"My favourite film is Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - it was my childhood, and now it gets to be a part of my own kids'. Pretty magical."

THINK WE COULD BE A GOOD PARTNER FOR YOU?

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Jacob,
Recruitment Consultant

4+ years' experience placing top-calibre candidates in brilliant companies. Driven by the truly human prospect of putting people in work. Quick-witted, great communicator, and always focused on promoting the needs of the individual.

 

"The title of my biography is a toss-up between, ‘The Life and Times of Da Don Dennis’ or ‘He Who Rides The Tiger Can Never Dismount’. Both are painfully accurate and inseparable from my lived experience.”

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Rahul,
Recruitment Consultant

Still in contact with the first person he placed - over 6 years ago. Driven by being the 'matchmaker'. Never gets tired of helping people find the job they love and are perfect for.

 

“I like watching movies and spending time with my family. Nothing beats a great film on Netflix curled up on the sofa!”

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James,
Recruitment Consultant

Driven daily by finding that perfect match between a role, candidate and client. Puts real effort into making sure everyone involved gets the best experience possible. Wants them to feel they've achieved their goals. 

 

"If I could trade lives with anyone for a day it would have to be Jeff Bezos. He’s a genius. I really think Amazon is the greatest idea ever."

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Zubair,
Recruitment Consultant

Simultaneously detail-oriented and a big picture thinker. Great at thinking laterally about your hiring challenge. Will grasp the importance of the role in context, and what this career move could mean beyond the obvious.  

 

"I have a cat called Dotty. She is an absolute nightmare, spoilt, entitled and often aggressive, but we love her anyway."

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Charley,
Recruitment Consultant

Recruitment all-rounder - you name it, she's done it. Motivated by the excitement in a person's voice when they secure their dream role (and the manager's joy when they get their top candidate). Organised, reliable, and level-headed.

 

"The title of my autobiography would be Diaries of a Dalmatian Mum."

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Charlotte,
Recruitment Consultant

Loves working with great people and helping others achieve their goals. Crafts a bespoke solution to each project, in the knowledge that no two cases are the same. Trusts her gut!

 

"If I could trade lives with anyone for a day, it would have to be a cat. If limited to humans, I'd say Richard Branson. He seems to be very happy all the time and lives on his own island. Enough said.”

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Joseph,
Recruitment Consultant

Enjoys problem solving for his clients. Reads between the lines to intuitively build up a profile of the best match. Listens to you to act in your best interest - classic Big Red style.

 

“Thanks to my time in Costa Rica, I speak Spanish with a distinct, Narcos-inspired twang.”

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Sophie,
Recruitment Consultant

Gets a buzz from finding the perfect match for a client. Approaches client briefs with structure and genuine care. Understands her input helps people change the trajectory of their lives.

 

“I love music... to the extent that if we’re in a group, I will take over the speakers and get my own playlists spinning. You can’t go wrong with house or disco!”