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Michael founded the business in 2008. He is the Director of all head office departments from operations to finance. What does Michael like about our key industries? "I like that businesses in our industries are judged on merit. The only people that survive long-term in our game have the utmost grit, determination and passion for what they do and will only work with people who share these qualities."
Paul has been with the business since its inception in 2008. He runs our London office and oversees all business development and marketing activity. What does Paul enjoy about working for Arc? "The people and our approach to business. From our temps to our managers, our clients to our partners there really is never a dull moment. Our approach frees us from many of the constraints you would find in more traditional recruitment companies."
Martin is a long-standing member of senior management. He knows the trade from working every shift and has an insatiable desire to improve our systems, processes and training. Where does Martin get his motivation from? "I find it rewarding to improve the reputation of our industry in the eyes of some. Turning a sceptical client into a happy one will never become tedious. It's also nice to see that our free training modules do actually benefit the career prospects of many."
Andy joined Arc in summer 2013 as a temporary member of staff after finishing University in Sheffield. Andy became full-time with Arc in February 2014 and is now an Area Manager. He is responsible for overseeing our operations in the South of England as well as looking after key clients in the North West. He also manages all of the Account Managers alongside Martin.
Toni has over 12 years HR experience, with a background in hospitality and event management. In addition to providing HR support to the Directors, Toni’s aim is to improve our recruitment methods and processes, in order to raise the quality and quantity of workers provided to our clients throughout the UK.
Tom works alongside the Directors and other heads of department to maintain efficient and accurate financial functions within the business. What does Tom like about Arc? "I like how we are always looking to expand because this brings new challenges and variation to my job. I am also pleased that this experience will help me towards obtaining my ICAEW accounting qualifications."
Paddy joined Arc in October 2014 after graduating from University of Leeds with a degree in International Development. Paddy works with Football Clubs across Northern England. What does Paddy like about his role? ‘The varied nature of the role, spending time on site with staff and entrenching relationships with clients, but also working on the administrative side of the industry in a great team environment at Arc HQ’
Jen joined the office team in September 2015 and managed a series of events over the Christmas period and now plays a pivotal role with a number of clients in the Liverpool area. Working her way up to Supervisor over six years as a temporary member of staff Jen brings a wealth of hospitality experience to her new role, as well as a degree in Business Studies.
Diane joined our Account Management team in November 2015. She has 7 years of high end hospitality staffing experience. Diane also has extensive experience in event planning and operations. What does Diane strive for in her role? "I aim to build strong client relationships, ensuring that trust and communication are at the forefront of our business."
A graduate from Leeds University, Olivia joined the finance team in October 2015 and her role is to oversee the completion of timesheets and working hours. Olivia is the go to person if you have any queries regarding wages. When asked what Olivia likes best about working at Arc she said 'I enjoy the varied nature of the role, and building relationships with both clients and staff alike'.
Sarah joined Arc in 2013 as a temporary member of staff during her studies at the University of Liverpool. We welcomed her into the full time team in May 2016 as a Recruitment Coordinator. What does Sarah like about her role? "I like the variety of work in the recruitment team; no day is the same and there’s always a new challenge to find the highest quality hospitality staff."
Rosie is a Geography graduate from The University of Liverpool. What does Rosie like about Arc? "I like the diverse and challenging nature of the company, and that I get to meet and communicate with so many different people on a daily basis." What does Rosie hope to achieve? "I hope to aid the business in recruiting reliable and friendly staff, who represent the company and the hard work that is put into Arc every day."
What is Agency Work?
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