Brexit drives increased demand for Supply Chain & Procurement professionals

In quarter 1 of this year the number of supply chain and procurement roles in the UK rose by a huge 43% compared to the same period in 2016.

4 signs you need the help of a specialist recruiter

Struggling to find the right kind of candidates for your senior level vacancies? You know what you need in a candidate but can’t seem to secure the correct talent?

Don’t panic, here’s 4 warning signs that you need some help from a specialist professional recruiter…

10 reasons why supply chain transparency is so important

For many years it didn’t matter to consumers if the origins of a product were pretty unclear or unknown.

However, modern supply chains seek to achieve cost savings, greater efficiency and increased transparency. Therefore there is much more interest vested in quality, safety, ethics, and environmental impact of where a product has come from.

Hot seat: Patty Buwaj talks about her career move into recruitment

Patty joined Cast UK from a background in Supply Chain and also spent time working as an Internal Recruiter at her previous work place.

Patty has been at Cast UK for 5 months now, working as a consultant on our Purchasing and Supply Chain team, recruiting for Supply Chain, Procurement and Purchasing roles in the FMCG sector across the South London. Find out what made Patty chose a career move to the recruitment industry:

Procurement professional urged to move out of comfort zone to develop skills

In a recent interview with Supply Management, Nick Jenkinson, head of indirect procurement at Aryzta, said switching sectors helps to push people out of their comfort zone and develop more skills.