2017 RICS Matrics Greater Manchester Summer Soiree

Vertical Recruitment is once again sponsoring the RICS Matrics Greater Manchester Summer Soiree.

The biggest event of the Matrics calendar will be held at Manchester’s Midland Hotel on Friday 16th June.

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2017 vertical salary survey

2017 Vertical Salary Review

For a second year, Vertical Recruitment has partnered with Place North West to survey property and construction professionals across the North West.

We are interested to see how the changing political and economic landscape of the past year has affected the industry and to explore any emerging trends in relation to property and construction careers.

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Recruiting & retaining staff in an applicant’s market

Our recent salary review highlighted some interesting trends in the benefits employees consider most important.

With the property and construction industry experiencing an applicants market, companies increasingly find themselves looking for creative ways to attract staff.

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JLL Property Triathlon North

A team from Vertical Recruitment took part in the 2016 JLL Property Triathlon North.

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2016 Property & Construction salary review findings

We are pleased to present the results of the first Vertical Salary Review, gathered in a survey of 678 property and construction professionals earlier this year.

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3 Peaks Challenge – Ben Nevis, Scafell and Snowdon in less than 20 hours for The Autumn Group.


Vertical Recruitment Director, James Smith, will be taking on the 3 Peaks, 20 Hour Challenge later this month to support The Autumn Group.

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2016 Greater Manchester RICS Matrics Summer Soiree, sponsored by Vertical Recruitment.

Vertical Recruitment is pleased to be sponsoring the 2016 Summer Soiree, hosted by RICS Matrics, Greater Manchester.

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Danny Craigey | Manchester Construction Recruitment

Vertical Recruitment has appointed Managing Consultant, Danny Craigie, to lead on Construction recruitment.

Danny is responsible for growing the Construction recruitment team at Vertical, specialising in Civils, Project Management, M&E and Commercial Management. He is currently assisting large national contractors, regional SME’s and specialist contractors in areas such as electrical installation, plumbing and heating, piping and fabrication.

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Join our team | Trainee Recruitment Consultant – Construction

We are looking to recruit a Trainee Recruitment Consultant to work out of our modern City Centre offices.

A Recruiters day is never the same. Each day brings fresh challenges and rewards, which is what we love about it!

Who are we looking for?
Someone who is sales orientated, ambitious, self-motivated and keen to make a success out of this fantastic opportunity.

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Property & Design Professionals Salary Survey

The Construction & Property Sector has seen unprecedented changes in recent years and as we enter a new period we think it’s important to understand the impact of this on industry professionals.

We have partnered with the North West’s leading authority on property and regeneration, Place North West, to launch the NW Property & Design Salary Survey.

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Join our Expanding Team

Vertical Recruitment has recently moved into a new office and we are now on the lookout for more dynamic recruitment consultants to join us.

Since we established in 2011, we have grown to a team of nine and expanded our capabilities to now cover Technical Construction, Engineering and Oil & Gas recruitment.

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Sponsors of the RICS Matrics Summer Social 2015

Vertical Recruitment is pleased to be sponsoring the 2015 Summer Social, hosted by RICS Matrics, Greater Manchester. The event will be held at the Northern Quarters newest bar, Tariff & Dale

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Vertical Incentive Days

Vertical Recruitment runs a quarterly social incentive scheme, depending on the overall office performance they range from bowling to short weekend breaks away paid for by the Directors. To celebrate our record quarter (Q2 – 2015) we had a Friday afternoon off work and travelled to Chester Races. We had an excellent day with great food at Bar Lounge, several bottles of champagne and of course some bets on the horses. Great fun was had by all especially the winners out of the bunch!


RICS APC Assessment complete… What next?

Last month saw the latest round of RICS APC Assessments take place, with over 700 surveying professionals achieving chartered status in the UK alone. The APC assessment is intense and requires significant time and commitment, with up to two years of training, 100 CPD hours and the all-important final assessment.

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Great Manchester Run 2015

A team from Vertical Recruitment took part in the 2015 Great Manchester Run. Six of us took to the streets of Manchester for some team building and the chance to beat our PB’s for the seasoned runners amongst us.

Congratulations to James Adamson who was the first over the finish line at 43 minutes, followed shortly by the rest of the team; and to Adam Wheatland who ran for Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital.

Thanks to our supporters on the day and we look forward to next year’s run.