The Recruitment & Employment Confederation is lobbying government to clarify the legal and tax status of gig workers and ensure they get the same protections as other self-employed workers.
International recruiter Robert Walters has seen year-on-year UK net fee income climb 4% against an uncertain economic and political backdrop, according to results for the first half of 2016.
Impellam Group has created a new role of group transformation officer and appointed a new group finance director in an interim H1 2016 results statement that reveals a year-on-year revenue increase of 30.5%.
The UK’s decision to leave the EU has increased uncertainty in the short term, although it is too early to gauge the long-term impact, according to business outsourcing provider Capita in a statement accompanying its half-year results.
GlaxoSmithKline is to invest £275m to expand three of its UK manufacturing sites, creating new construction jobs and manufacturing roles as a result of the expansion.
Two-thirds of employers surveyed in the latest Recruitment & Employment Confederation’s JobsOutlook survey were found to be taking a ‘wait-and-see’ attitude to hiring in the lead up to the UK referendum on its membership of the European Union.
Maidstone-based Berry Recruitment Group has engaged local firm JBH Refurbishment to help expand its offices.
Talent acquisition software specialist TribePad has been acquired in a management buyout led by former Plusnet chief technology officer Dean Sadler and the firm’s board of directors.
Invenias’ cloud-based platform for executive and strategic hiring has been deployed by executive search firm The Miles Partnership.
COWORKIES is partnering with equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs to open a crowdfunding round to raise €100,001 (£84k).