Farewell 2018 – the highlights

It has been an exciting and fun year at Whitehall. We won some awards, saw twenty of our recruitment consultants promoted to senior positions, passed company milestones, raised money for various charity organisations and celebrated together!

These are some of the highlights:

January

We ranked 24th fastest-growing recruitment agency in the UK in Recruiter Magazine’s “Fast 50”.

February

We celebrated our award for 19th “Best Small Companies to Work For” by the Sunday Times, with stone-baked pizzas at our office.

March

We were nominated in the Recruiter Awards 2018 for “Most effective employer brand development”

April

May

Food at Whitehall Resources

June

First Europe and Middle East tour of the year completed.

We brought in a hog roast caterer to celebrate another company milestone!

The Frankfurt office was officially up and running.

July

We held our own Whitehall World Cup at the Colchester Office.

Our brand new MENA team celebrated its six months anniversary.

We organised a “Pyjama Day” in aid of Great Ormond street hospital.

We had lots of fun at our annual Summer Party.

August

Our pets spent the day with us in the office at “Dogs at work” day as part of our well-being program and raised money for the National Animal Welfare Trust.

We celebrated another milestone record from our Perm Team with a Chinese buffet for everyone.

September

Our Spanish and Nordic teams travelled to Barcelona, Madrid and Copenhagen.

October

We organised a bake-off and fancy dress contest for Halloween and raised over £1000 for St Helena.

November

The Annual Consultants’ drinks event was a successful night, this time at Brown’s  in London.

We teamed up with the Colchester Rugby Club, by sponsoring the new “Halfway Inn” bar at their stadium.

Our internal recruitment team attended the Essex Career Fair and met lots of great students.

Business trips to Paris, Saudi Arabia, Dubai and Belgium.

We also had lots of promotions!

  • Chris Morris – UK SAP Perm Business Manager
  • Danny Hill – Managing Consultant
  • Emily Brett – Senior Consultant
  • Harrison Pickett – Principal Consultant
  • Matt Wadling – Senior Consultant
  • Nadia Westhorp – UK IT Perm Business Manager
  • Adam Edgell – Senior Key Accounts Contracts Manager
  • Jon Atkinson – Senior UK New Business Contracts Manager
  • Harrison Moore – Team Leader
  • Anthony Burt – Senior Consultant
  • Piotr Wrona – Sales Manager
  • Matt Woods – Principal Consultant
  • Ross Waugh – Managing Consultant
  • Wes Plumb – Senior UK Perm Business Manager
  • Rory Welch – Senior Consultant
  • Luke Percival – Senior Team Leader
  • Sam Jeggo- Senior Consultant
  • Ben Brown- Senior Team Leader

December

A fun end of the year! Christmas Jumper day, Secret Santa, our annual Christmas party and Employee awards 2018.

Would you like to be part of a fantastic team? Have a look at the latest vacancies at Whitehall