Reaching the right professionals
Our specialist IT recruitment consultants have access to a growing database of IT professionals and their own unique network of passive candidates – locally and nationally – they will source the right individuals for the job, whether that be permanent staff or contractors.
Working with one of our technology recruiters takes away the stress of finding the right professional and makes the process effective, efficient, and seamless.
Cost vs value
If you’re currently using a recruiter for your tech roles and don’t feel like you’re getting enough value with your service, then we can help you. Recruiting IT professionals through Reed’s extensive technology network couldn’t be easier, and we support you through the process and beyond.
On top of bespoke pricing options to suit your needs - from staged payments to retainers - we offer networking events (meetups) across all our practice areas, access to best-in-class webinars, thought leadership, salary guides and eBooks, along with access to a women in technology mentoring programme.
Too many agencies to choose from
As the world’s largest family-run recruitment company, we have been helping to improve lives through work for over 60 years.
Our specialist technology recruiters will work in partnership with you and other stakeholders, using their extensive experience to ensure you get the right IT professionals for the task at hand. Reed’s fair, open and honest attitude to recruitment, market-leading guarantees and practice-led approach mean we can help you solve your people challenges fast.
Lack of control over contractor spending
Our practice-led approach means we have access to the right contractors for your business’ needs.
Reed’s IT consultancy solutions not only give you visibility of spend and compliance control, but can also help where headcount restrictions are in place. We can assist with resource augmentation, managed IT projects and services procurement.
Lack of control and visibility of recruitment
Working with Reed you have access to a host of IT recruitment services in one place. Your dedicated technology recruitment consultant will be able to service all your requirements, from organising pre-employment checks to sourcing professionals for a statement of work (SoW) project. We can manage all your needs in one place, meaning you have complete visibility when it comes to IT recruitment, making the process highly effective and efficient.
Our local market knowledge, national reach, large candidate database and the practice knowledge of each of our experts will leave no stone unturned when searching for the candidate(s) to meet your business needs.
Whilst studying pedagogy and psychology, Irena already knew she would like to work with people. During her time working in customer service, she thoroughly enjoyed communication with clients and solving their issue
Michaela started her career in the energy company where she was responsible for communication with customers and solving their issues. Then she became a Trainer of new employees and she participated in the recruitment selection.
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Getting the best from your interview
Interviews give your potential employer the chance to see you – in the flesh, or remotely over a video call – to learn about your likes and dislikes, capabilities, and get an overall feel for whether you will fit in with the organisation.However, getting the best from the interview doesn't just mean showing your best self to get the job - it also means using the opportunity to assess the environment you will be working in, those you will be working with and for, and making it clear in your mind whether the job and organisation are right for you.First interview, second interview, face-to-face interview, telephone interview, video interview: whatever the type of interview they all have one thing in common – you have the opportunity to shine."To be a great champion, you must believe you are the best. If you’re not, pretend you are."Muhammad AliWhat's inside the guide?You may be the most knowledgeable professional for the job, but without performing well at an interview you won’t stand a chance of securing your next role.The guide takes you through the following:Getting to grips with the organisation you could be working forDress codeDifferent types of interviewTackling common first interview questionsThe big daySecond interviewsPreparing for a presentation taskOn-the-day tasksBy downloading this guide, you will learn the tips and tricks on the interview process which will help you to make the most of the short time you have to sell yourself.
How to ace your video interview
Use the following video interviewing tips to help you secure your next role.There are two types of video interviewLive interviews are what you would expect – a video call with the interviewer which is very similar to a face-to-face interview, but slightly different. Some may feel more relaxed knowing that they are speaking face-to-face with a person, even if it’s only through a screen.Pre-recorded interviews provide you with questions you must answer by recording yourself. These interviews are usually recorded with specialist software, such as Shine, and you will have a certain number of attempts to answer each question.Check your techTest your microphone, camera and internet connection before you start, and make sure your device is compatible with the software your interviewer is using. Making a test call will give you piece of mind that everything is set up correctly.In case of any unexpected audio issues, or your connection drops, ensure you have the interviewer’s contact number so that you can continue your interview over the phone. Don’t forget to fully charge your device or have it plugged in to avoid any potential disruption from a low battery.Just as you would in a face-to-face interview, you must also check that your phone is on silent and any notifications are off.FramingTo frame yourself well, position yourself in the centre of the screen, with the camera at eye-level, an arm’s length away. If you give the illusion of eye-contact by looking at the camera, you will seem more engaging to the interviewer. The interviewer will have a better impression of you, and will be more engaged in your answers.It is most important to choose a location where you won’t be disturbed and are least likely to pick up noise from your surroundings. Choose a space which is not too dark or too bright and remove anything from behind you that you wouldn’t want your employer to see, such as dirty clothes.Body language and appearanceBe as professional as possible, both in how you dress and in your body language – remember that this is your potential employer. Even if the interviewer can’t see all of you, dressing well will put you in the right mindset for a job interview and you will make a much better impression.Other than your facial expression and hand gestures, your non-verbal communication is limited, so it will be more difficult for the interviewer to pick up positive body language. Ensure you don’t fidget too much, avoid covering your mouth, and make sure to smile.Our YouTube channel has a fantastic series of interviewing advice videos detailing the dos and don’ts for candidates.If you’re looking for a new career opportunity, contact your local office via email or over the phone.