If you intend to approach a company directly for an employment opportunity, it makes sense to pick one experiencing growth or a period of investment. Keep your eyes on the newspapers, they are full of good stories if you really look. Here are a few from this week:
Guildford-headquartered technology services provider Eseye has secured £4.24m in funding from Clydesdale & Yorkshire Bank. The firm will use the investment to grow its global sales team, with over 30 new jobs expected in the next three years.
Handsome, a back and posture care product specialist, has received a £500,000 investment from NPIF and the GMC Fund. The funding will help the firm to expand overseas, invest in product development and create new jobs.
The Cocktail Service
Oxford-based mobile bar specialist, The Cocktail Service has secured £225,000 in funding from Santander Business Banking. The investment will allow the company to expand in the UK and Europe, with new jobs expected in sales and marketing.
Coventry Building Society
Coventry Building Society is creating 30 new jobs for its ‘change’ department which is focused on improving the service the firm provides to its members. Roles include business analysts, project managers and PMO managers.
Blossoms Syrups, a Buckinghamshire-based syrups producer, has launched a crowdfunding effort to raise £150,000 in return for 23.08% equity. The firm plans to use the funding to invest in its products, expand overseas and further develop its sales and marketing teams.
Nottingham-based digital agency Impression is planning to hire 10 more staff this year after landing a number of high-profile accounts. Roles will include marketing manager, account manager, PPC and PR specialists, as well as graduates for its training programme.
Narrative Integrated Communications
Narrative Integrated Communications, a North East-based marketing agency has secured over £250,000 worth of new contracts after a period of considerable growth. The firm is currently recruiting.
HR solutions specialist Adecco Group are opening a new office in Leeds. New jobs are expected.
Source: HN Global