When it comes to Housebuilding recruitment, Simon Wilkins is probably the U.K.’s favourite house building headhunter. Simon created Face Fit in 2003 following a long and successful career at director level in housebuilding. One of Simon’s core values is confidentiality. This should be automatic in such a closely linked industry, but many recruiters just fail to understand this basic requirement. With a detailed knowledge and understanding of the housebuilding sector in every discipline, Simon is well placed to advise clients and candidates in every aspect of their career aspirations.
08 Mar2014Head-hunting is a mystery to some people. Most headhunters will be briefed by the client company to search and select the most appropriate candidate for their needs. When a headhunter approaches you, either via telephone, email or otherwise – do some homework before you respond. Make sure that you know something about the person you are about to divulge your entire work and home-life history to. Headhunters, if they are any good, should offer you a convenient out of hours conversation or meeting.