Where to buy when looking for your next retail seniors!
The Retail sector is the UK’s largest private sector employer with a reported 2.9 million employees, with 66% of all retail employees working for the largest 75 retail companies across the country. Retail is also one of the few sectors where there is a reported higher percentage of women employed over men. It has also been noted however, that just 18% of retail employers are in senior positions with large percentage working shifts and part time on shop floors.
As Forsyth Barnes continues to expand, the number of clients they are servicing in the retail sector is showing the same trend in growth. Consultants Grant Hutchison and Shumon Miah are the go to experts in retail at Forsyth Barnes and they have continued to prove to their clients that their knowledge and aptitude is valuable asset when recruiting for the best people.
Forsyth Barnes has just been voted the number one Consultancy in the StartUps index for 2017, coming 16th overall in the UK, serving proof of their innovative Consultancy services; http://startups.co.uk/startups-100/2017/16-forsyth-barnes/.
The team at Forsyth Barnes have worked with CEO’s of top retailers in searching for imperative roles such as Chief Marketing Officers, Chief Operations Officers and other director level roles. They have worked with both digital, and brick and mortar retailers, providing the right candidates to retailers. It is predicted that by the end of 2017 the UK will have over 3.3 million retail employees demonstrating a need for consultancy services as the sector sees an impressive growth in employee numbers.
For enquires regarding Retail Consultancy services that Forsyth Barnes can provide (including contract, interim or permanent employees), or if you would like to enquire about any other services provided, please call on 0203 857 9200 or alternatively visit the website at www.forsythbarnes.com to arable an introductory meeting.