Cast UK launch BroadCAST

We believe that video interviewing is the next big thing for recruitment and that’s why we’re excited to launch our new BroadCAST video suite!

ROI: Are Interim Managers good value for money?

We often encounter clients that tell us day rates for interim managers amount to daylight robbery, but is that really the case? There are many benefits to using an interim manager, they are often less expensive than you think & the ROI they bring is invaluable.

Comparing PAYE & Interim Managers

The biggest mistake clients make is to simply take the day rate & x it by the number of working days in the year, for example 260 x £500 is made to look like an annual salary of £130k!

In fact, this is far from the truth. In simple terms day rates should be calculated like this:

Cast UK welcome Daniel Marley to the team

We’re happy to announce the appointment of our latest new starter, Daniel Marley, to our Manchester head office.

5 ways to make sure a candidate fits your culture

Company culture and employer brand is more important than ever, and making sure that the people you hire fit into that is crucial to the success of both your business and the employee.

Hotseat: Caroline Humphrey on her career in recruitment

Caroline is part of our Procurement & Supply Chain team, recruiting within the Engineering and Manufacturing sectors across the East Midlands. Caroline has been with us for 3 months now and Caroline’s previous experience is predominantly within sales including roles such as International Sales Coordinator for a giftware company in London, outbound sales for Laithwaite’s wine in Sydney and a Sales Representative for Thomas Cook.

Five reasons why outsourcing is a great idea

I have worked as a professional recruiter now for 14 years so I have witnessed many changes in the industry. Technology and the growth of social recruitment has clearly led the way but one thing that has remained constant is people, and the skill needed to find and engage with candidates.

Pay growth reflects the tightening employment market

The latest ONS figures show that unemployment for the quarter ending in June fell by 57,000 on the previous three months, while the jobless rate stands at a 42 year low of 4.4%. Statistics show that employment now stands at the highest rate ever since records began in 1971.

Hotseat: Jack Rogers on his career in Logistics recruitment

Jack Rogers is part of our Logistics team, recruiting Logistics, Transport, Warehousing and Distribution professionals across the South West and London. He has been with us for 5 months now but prior to this Jack has 3 years recruitment experience in markets from IT sales to the Public Sector.

How to overcome Summer hiring challenges

During July, August and September it’s not uncommon for businesses to slow down with their hiring efforts.

Cast UK welcome Olivia Fisher to the team

We’re excited to welcome Liv Fisher to the team at our Manchester head office!