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The Recruiter Awards 2017 – Winners!


Last night close to 1,000 attendees from over 230 organisations gathered at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London, for the annual Recruiter Awards.

This year’s ceremony was hosted by comedian Henning Wehn, the (unofficial) German Comedy Ambassador to the United Kingdom.

Entries for each of the categories were judged by a panel of 30 leading experts and specialists from the world of business, HR and recruitment. A new category – the Recruiter Impact Award – was awarded to Rosaleen Blair, CEO, Alexander Mann Solutions.

Here is the full list of winners:

Best New Agency

Primary Care People

Best Job/Careers Board

Most Effective Back Office Operation
Gravitas Recruitment Group

Most Effective Recruitment Marketing Campaign
IMPACT – Police Now in partnership with Tonic

Most Effective Compliance Operation
Charles Hunter Associates

Recruitment Industry Supplier of the Year

Best Recruitment Agency Marketing Team

Best Public/Third Sector Recruitment Agency
Sanctuary Personnel

Best Graduate Recruitment Strategy
Lloyds Banking Group with Capp & Co

Best Apprentice/School Leaver Recruitment Strategy
Go North East with Gateshead College

Best Candidate Care
Recruiter Republic

Best Client Service
Sanctuary Personnel

Best Candidate Experience
SAP’s Assessment Strategy to Revolutionise Candidate Experience – SAP in partnership with The Chemistry Group and GameSparks

Best Banking/Financial Services Recruitment Agency
Kite Consulting Group

Best Construction & Engineering Recruitment Agency

Best International Recruitment Agency
ICP Search

Best IT/Technology Recruitment Agency
Annapurna Recruitment

Best Professional Services Recruitment Agency
TTM Healthcare

Best Temporary Recruitment Agency
Sanctuary Personnel

Most Effective Employer Brand Development
LV= Employer Brand 2016 – LV= in partnership with ThirtyThree

Recruitment Technology Innovation of the Year

In-House Innovation in Recruitment
SAP’s Innovative Assessment Strategy – SAP in partnership with The Chemistry Group and GameSparks

Outstanding Outsourced Recruitment Organisation

Recruitment Agency of the Year – Micro (up to 10 Employees)
JDR Energy
Recruitment Agency of the Year – Small (11-49 Employees)
Kite Consulting Group

Recruitment Agency of the Year – Medium (50 – 249 Employees)

Recruitment Agency of the Year – Large (250+ Employees)
Search Consultancy

Agency Recruitment Leader of the Year
Leon Howgill – Advanced Resource Managers

In-House Recruitment Leader of the Year
Kesh Ladwa – Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police

Recruitment Industry Entrepreneur of the Year
Rob Wilde – Volcanic

Best In-House Recruitment Team
KIMS Hospital

Recruiter Impact Award
Rosaleen Blair, CEO, Alexander Mann Solutions

Congratulations to the winners and to all those shortlisted. We hope to see you again next year.

The Recruiter Awards are brought to you by Redactive Events.

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