Shortlist for REC Awards 2021

Congratulations!! You've made the shortlist for the REC Awards 2021 and you will be joining us to celebrate some of the best in the UK’s recruitment industry. It will be a night to remember, so book your tables now and invite your colleagues to come along for an evening of excellence.

Individual categories: 

Recruitment Resourcer of the Year

Jessica Harber, R13 Recruitment

Fiona Macleod, Harvey Nash

Temporary Recruiter of the Year

April Bryan, Proman UK

Ilya Donets, Carrington West

Wafa Jones, ID Medical Group Ltd

Graeme McNaull, Harvey Nash

Haseena Mooncey, Hyper Recruitment Solutions

Will Moore, ID Medical Group Ltd

Ajay Nehra, AJACO

Ryan Williamson, Carrington West

Permanent Recruiter of the Year

Simon Atkins, Pertemps

Peter Birch, Harvey Nash

Natasha Coe, R13 Recruitment

Daniel Court, Taylor Herrick Recruitment

Debra Fong, Hyper Recruitment Solutions

Christina Giakou, Hyper Recruitment Solutions

Vik Patel, Advanced Resource Managers

Luke Plane, R13 Recruitment

In-House Recruiter of the Year

Abigail Farnham, Pertemps

Pippa Hawker-Bond, Harvey Nash

Business Leader of the Year - for a business with a T/O of up to £2m

Liam Byrne, SSA Recruitment

Malvin Kamara, Vallum Associates

Hollie Murtagh, Simply Education

Nik Pratap, Pratap Partnership

Jim Roach, ARV Solutions

Arron Thompson, NRS Logistics Group Ltd

Jayla Wilcox, Simple Recruitment

Business Leader of the Year - for a business with a T/O of over £2m

Nadeem Ahmad, Templeton & Partners

Daniel Brooks, Virtual Human Resources Ltd

Samuel Clague, The Stephen James Partnership

Laura Clark, Osborne Appointments

Clare Downes, The Evolve Group

Andy Heyes, Harvey Nash

Tina McKenzie, Staffline Ireland Recruitment

David Newton, ID Medical Group Ltd

Gary Williams, New Directions

Temporary Worker of the Year

Gezim Elezi, Enhance Catering

Brashanthiy Vijaragavan, Hyper Recruitment Solutions

Covid Champion of 2020

Tracey Beecham, Ethical Recruitment Agency

Kelly Dunn, KD Recruitment

Gerard Francis, Lighthouse Personnel Ltd

Emma Kiernan, Worldwide Education Recruitment Ltd

Candice Leary, The Evolve Group

Alex Rowlands, New Directions

Joseph Topa, ID Medical Group Ltd

Danielle Vaughan, ID Medical Group Ltd

Gary Wills, Talent Today Ltd/FurLearn

Company categories:

People Development Business of the Year

Amoria Bond

Carrington West

Urban (An STR Group Company)

VGC Group

Recruitment Team of the Year

ASAP Pertemps

Kare Plus Franchising

Kelly Services

Morson Group


Proman UK


Templeton & Partners

Diversity Champion of the Year

Amoria Bond

Bruin (part of The FISER Group)

Kelly Services

Templeton & Partners

Urban (An STR Group Company)

Start Up of the Year

Care Ethics Ltd

Enhance Catering

Lifeline United Healthcare Solutions Ltd

Lunaria Partners

Workerbee Recruitment Ltd

Best Company to work for (up to 20 employees)



Aligra Personnel Ltd

Ashdown Group

Codex Recruitment Ltd

SSA Recruitment

Vallum Associates

Vivid Healthcare

Best Company to work for (up to 50 employees)

Contract Scotland Ltd

Hyper Recruitment Solutions

Opus People Solutions

Osborne Appointments

The Evolve Group

Best Company to work for (over 50 employees)

Advanced Resource Managers

Carrington West

Cook Recruitment Group (made up of National Locums Ltd and Locum People Ltd)

Harvey Nash

ID Medical Group Ltd

Kelly Services

Staffline Ireland Recruitment