The main responsibilities of a roofer is to repair and thatch the roofs of various buildings and structures. Roofers cover the roofs of buildings with materials, such as wood, brick, asphalt, tar, shingles, slate, aluminum, bricks and other appropriate materials. Meridian Business Support is a recruitment agency that can help candidates and companies with their recruitment needs.
Meridian Employee Smashes Charity Walk Target!
On Friday 23rd June our very own Jo Ardern, Bid Executive is taking part in the Manchester Midnight Walk in aid of St Ann’s Hospice. She set herself a goal of raising £200 for the charity but due to some very generous donations she has smashed her target by £275. She now hopes to raise £500 by Friday. This make her and her teammate the third highest fundraising team taking part in the event! In January this year St Ann's Hospice was voted Meri...
Is This The End of the Covering Letter?
The age of the cover letter may seemingly be over, according to new research from ‘Jobvite's 2017 Job Seeker Nation Study’. CNBC reports that the survey, which interviewed 2,200 candidates, found that fewer than ever are actively submitting a cover letter with their CV. What’s more surprising, is that recruiters and employers don’t seem to mind. 47% of those asked said that they didn’t attach a cover letter alongside their most recent applicat...
The Skills Shortage
At Meridian we have first-hand experience of the skill-shortage and the impact it is having on the local labour market. Brought on by perfect storm of record levels of low unemployment – the employment rate is at its highest since 1971 and the highest vacancies rates in recent years, approximately 75,000 a month. In addition, perm starting salaries continue to grow at the fastest rate in 11 months as do temp pay rates. All indictors are predic...
Tackling Interview Nerves
New research by Total Jobs has revealed that 19% of employers say they make up their mind on whether to progress a candidate in the interview process just one minute after meeting them. 44% of employers say that they make the decision within the first 15 minutes of the interview, with just 32% saying they make the decision after the interview has finished. Nearly a quarter (24%) of UK employers say the biggest mistake made by candidates during...
Opportunities in the Automotive Industry
Due to a recent contract win with a prestigious car manufacturer based in Immingham, Lincolnshire we have a number of fantastic opportunities available. Please click on the links below to view the jobs available: PDI Technician Valeters Service & Parts Operative Skilled Vehicle Technicians Automotive Administrators