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  Profile: Jonathan WattPosition: Consultant Since: January 2017 Twitter: jwatt_denholmLinkedIn How did you end up working at Denholm? I was looking for a new role at the end of 2016 and Denholm had placed my wife, Roslyn in a couple of roles. She was very impressed with the service she received and I thought I would see where things could go. What do you enjoy most about Denholm? The company culture is a strong aspect. Everyone understands when they need to get their heads down and really …
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  Profile: Paul ‘Put The Coffee Down’ McKernanPosition: Senior Consultant… untenable.Since: Dec 2015LinkedIn How did you end up working at Denholm? I called Marisa (Carroll, COO of Denholm) because I wanted to get into FMCG sales & marketing recruitment and Denholm has a great reputation in that space. What do you enjoy most about Denholm? The awesome people of course. Only joking – it’s doing deals, lovely, lovely deals. What's a career highlight? Placing the Managing Partner for Gr…
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The firm which focuses on sales & marketing recruitment, as well as executive search, has brought in Fiona Todd to head up the new office as it expands its offering into the west of Scotland Specialist recruitment group Denholm Associates has opened a new Glasgow office to expand its offering into the west of Scotland. The Edinburgh-based company, which specialises in sales & marketing recruitment and executive search, has brought in Fiona Todd, formerly of Search Consultancy, to hea…
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The Marketing Society has just announced the shortlists for Employer Brand of the Year, the winners to be announced at the annual St Andrews Day Dinner on 30 November. Employer Brand of the Year Shortlist – Client: RBS, Scottish Government 
Whyte and Mackay 
 Employer Brand of the Year Shortlist – Agency:
 Multiply, 
Republic of Media, 
Wire An “Employer Brand” is simply the awareness and image of your company that existing and potential employees carry in their heads. Companies like Nike…
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  Profile: Fiona Todd Position: Head of Glasgow Twitter: @DenholmFiona LinkedIn What brought you to Denholm? In short – they are the best. I’ve had a lot of success in the marketing department of a large high street recruiter over the past 5 years – but they couldn’t offer me the growth and development I was looking for. Denholm position themselves differently in the marketplace – as a true partner to the organisations they work with and this really appealed to me. The businesses Denholm…
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Published in The Herald originally April 2017  Denholm Associates, specialist marketing recruitment agency, has posted a record increase in fee income during the first quarter of 2017 with increased activity across the financial services, food and drink, digital marketing and tech sectors in Scotland and across the UK. With a market-leading position in Executive Search for marketing posts, Denholm is extending its reach to C-suite assignments - executives at the CEO, COO, CFO and CIO/CDO level…
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(Published in The Scotsman on 02 May 2017) By Graeme Atha The Marketing Society in Scotland has a vision to build a world leading ­marketing community. We are not saying the biggest or the best – but a strong community that is well connected and supportive with all of the sectors and each of the ­disciplines working together to promote Scotland as a great place to work and invest in marketing. The Marketing Society Star Awards play an important role in this. These awards recognise great ca…
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Profile: Douglas CrossPosition: DirectorSince: 2009Twitter: @Denhom_DouglasLinkedIn How did you end up working at Denholm? I was looking for my next move and Denholm was recommended, as the best in the market. Initially, the meeting was about potential clients they could point me in the direction of, but they also needed someone internally for a short term contract. I took it and 8 years later, I'm still here! What do you enjoy most about Denholm? Collaboration and the autonomy the busines…
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Employment is evolving and in the last year, we've seen a significant rise in the use of freelancers and independent consultants, across organisations of all shapes and sizes. Innovative companies no longer see contract employment as just a quick fix, but rather a business decision to increase the flow of talent, avoid skill shortages and gain specialist knowledge. The inevitable flip side is that demand for the best freelancers is high, so finding and keeping them engaged can be more time cons…
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What does personal growth mean to you? Grade 5 piano? Exploring the globe? A PhD? In business terms, growth is the process of improving some measure of an organisations success and often relates to increased revenue or reduced costs. In either case, it’s the employees within a company that make the biggest contribution to its success. In the shoulder pad wearing 80’s, personal growth was linked to power, with enterprises dictating who would or wouldn’t make the cut for the next round of Exce…
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