Treasury Talks – Strength in people: building effective teams

2018-05-04T13:16:38+00:00 February 12th, 2017|

Today’s treasury demands a whole new set of skills alongside the traditional ones. How do you build a strategic treasury? What are the key characteristics you should look for in new hires and existing team members? How does the best practice treasury of tomorrow alter the staff mix you may be used to? How do [...]

Who Are The Treasury Recruitment Company

2018-05-09T15:38:06+00:00 February 12th, 2017|

My name is Mike Richards and I am the Founder of The Treasury Recruitment Company. We specialize in the recruitment of Corporate Treasury professionals at all levels from Treasury Analyst up to Group Treasurer and on a global basis. We have recruited Treasury professionals for clients from the UK and Europe through to the US [...]

What Treasury & Finance Professionals Need to Know about Personal Branding

2018-05-04T13:25:57+00:00 February 12th, 2017|

I spoke at the US Treasurers Conference about Your Personal Brand and What Treasury & Finance Professionals Need to Know. In this session I explained why building your personal brand is important and gave tangible strategies to audience members to help them develop their treasury finance careers. After the Conference I wrote an article that [...]

The ‘Accidental’ Keynote Speaker

2018-01-15T12:02:04+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

In 2016 my goal was to meet and talk to as many international Treasury professionals as possible and so I decided to embark on an International tour which I called the “It’s All About You!” Roadshow. The Roadshow started at the Belgian Treasurers Conference in Brussels where I ran my “How to Build Effective Teams” [...]

Why Is The US Treasury Recruitment Market So Different?

2018-05-04T13:31:10+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|

I spoke at the Chicago Treasurers Conference, my third US speaking session in recent years, talking about the US Treasury Recruitment market. Since reopening our US office in 2012, I have discovered some major differences compared to the UK and European Treasury Recruitment market and I wanted to share these with the readers of my [...]

Don’t Interview Like This!

2018-02-13T09:56:49+00:00 February 1st, 2017|

Adopting an intelligent interview strategy during any hiring process is critical to success. Here is an example where one of our clients got it very wrong and nearly lost out on their perfect candidate! We have recently been recruiting for a privately-owned company based in a rural location in the North of England. They were [...]