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Contract Scotland International

  1. 1. Contract ScotlandInternational Recruitment Scotia House, Castle Business Park, Stirling, FK9 4TZ, Scotland.  +44 1786 446651 
  2. 2. Background• Established in 1990 - serving the construction industry for over 23years.• Operate solely in the supply of technical & professional staff to theconstruction/engineering industry• All Consultants are qualified in recruitment, with an average of 6 yearsexperience at Contract Scotland.• Market share has continued to grow, with turnover increasing over50% from 2010, against a background of a UK construction industrystill in recession.• Recruiting internationally since 2007.
  3. 3. Our Reputation in Scotland• Market leader - largest independentconstruction recruitment consultancy in Would you use Contract Scotland again and recommend to others?Scotland.• 23 years experience of the Scottish market– in depth knowledge of candidates,employers and projects.• Significant database of over 50,000contacts and access to many more.• In 2012, 99% of employers said that they Yes - (99%)would use Contract Scotland again and No - (1%)recommend to others.
  4. 4. International & Processes • Primary markets are Australia, New Zealand & Canada, but also carry out assignments in other regions such as Middle East and Asia • Bases in Stirling (Scotland) and Perth (Western Australia) • Non-commission model – salaried professionals with no volume based targets • All candidates are independently referenced prior to submission/interview. • Screening procedures to ensure candidates are genuinely committed to emigration & understand the full process.
  5. 5. Industry in Scotland/UK• Many major Scottish civil engineering and building projects completed• UK construction market remains flat & future uncertain Barbour ABI Construction Index Wildly differing forecasts - Brickonomics
  6. 6. Disciplines Include Some of the many disciplines we can source, include, but are not limited to:Area/General Manager Structural Design EngineerProject Manager Civil Design EngineerSite Manager/Superintendant Geotechnical EngineerForeman/Supervisor Environmental EngineerSenior & Project Engineer Traffic/Transport PlannerMechanical/Electrical Engineer Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer Technician/DraughtsmanCommercial Manager Land SurveyorsQuantity Surveyor Building SurveyorsSenior Contract Administrator Health & Safety PersonnelContract Administrator Senior & Project PlannerEstimator Design ManagerProcurement Bid Manager/Coordinator
  7. 7. Interview in Scotland• Our central location and reputation in Scotland creates the potential opportunity toarrange recruitment trips when you are looking to recruit multiple members of staff• We are based only 30 minutes from Glasgow and Edinburgh.Less than 2 hours to all major Scottish population centres,including Aberdeen.• Many employers come to the UK/Ireland to hold interviews butfew consider coming to Scotland – just over a 1 hour flight fromLondon or Dublin, and a potentially untapped market.• We can coordinate your stay and have suitable candidatesscheduled and prepared in advance.• One firm recently described it as the “best internationalrecruitment trip” they’d carried out, based on candidate quality& general organisation. Ahead of similar trips to Ireland &Middle East.
  8. 8. Awards Contract Scotland continue to win numerous awards for our high standards and innovative approach to recruitment, including, since 2008:2011 - Business in the Community “Community Mark” REC IRP Awards - Winner “Best Contribution to Community” Commendation “Best Business Support Team”2010 - Insider Award for SME 250 - Winner “Best Employer” Recruitment Business Awards - Winner “Best Construction Recruitment Firm” Winner “Recruitment Consultancy of the Year”2009 - Professional Recruiter Awards Commendation “Best Construction Recruitment Award”2008 - Professional Recruiter Awards – Winner “Best Construction Recruitment Firm UK” Winner “Best Recruitment Firm to Work For in the UK” Scottish Recruitment Awards Winner “Best Small/Medium Recruitment Consultancy”
  9. 9. Contact DetailsFeel free to get in touch - I’d be delighted to hear from anyone who may belooking to recruit staff from Scotland/UK and Ireland. Alan Shave International Recruitment Manager  +44 1786 446651 