What is it like to work as a contractor?

Our team have seen an increase in the number of candidates seeking contract and interim assignments in recent years, but what is it really like to work as a contractor?

Hot seat: Senior consultant Gareth Dixon talks about working at Cast UK

Gareth Dixon joined Cast UK 6 years ago coming from a large global recruitment company with a background of having worked in Supply Chain.

Gareth is now one of our Senior Consultants on the Interim and Contract team, recruiting interim professionals into the FMCG sector roles across the UK. We talked to Gareth about his time with company to date and what he enjoys the most about working for Cast UK.

4 reasons why you should hire a contractor

Companies are increasingly relying on contract or interim employees during periods of change or in situations where hiring a permanent employee is not suitable. Here are some scenarios where a business may wish to consider a contractor and why: