Hero to Zero by Glamorising Your Job Title

2018-05-17T09:59:26+00:00 May 11th, 2018|

Having worked in treasury recruitment for just over a year now, I have noticed more and more that job titles on either LinkedIn or within a person’s CV are being over glamorized to make it seem like the role is either more important or more senior than it actually is. The truth is that by [...]

Personal Branding, Is It Essential?

2018-05-17T10:02:38+00:00 May 8th, 2018|

Our MD and founder, Mike Richards, has spoken to the ATEL Luxembourg Corporate Treasurers magazine about the importance of creating a unique identity, even when you're not proactively searching for your next opportunity. You need to stand out, you need to convince companies that you are worth meeting. If they're looking to recruit you or [...]

Underpaid? Underappreciated? Need A Pay rise?

2018-05-04T13:18:16+00:00 December 5th, 2017|

Since joining The Treasury Recruitment Company, the questions I get asked more than any other relate to compensation / salary: What should my salary be? Gabe, do you think my package is competitive? How should I get a pay rise Gabe? In this article I offer my advice about how to successfully achieve your next [...]

Let’s Keep It Casual

2017-12-14T15:24:40+00:00 November 20th, 2017|

If you’re thinking that in a time of economic and political uncertainty, you should take a ‘better the-devil-you-know’ approach to career progression and job prospects is best, I know exactly where you’re coming from! But there are great opportunities out there for treasury professionals, if you know where to look and more importantly who to [...]

International Treasury Recruitment Market Update

2018-02-12T17:43:17+00:00 June 21st, 2017|

Whilst the UK market has temporarily slowed, the International market has gone crazy! Mike recruited me to run our rapidly expanding International Treasury desk, I have had to learn quickly and work fast to meet demand from our clients. The hot markets across Europe continue to be Switzerland, Belgium and Germany, with The Netherlands growing once [...]

Treasury Executive Market – Summer 2017 Update

2018-02-12T17:43:46+00:00 June 21st, 2017|

After a very busy 2016 and a slightly quieter start to 2017, things seem to be taking a shift in the right direction. The feeling on the street post-election is that Treasury teams are again beginning to focus on upskilling. This has had a knock-on effect on the interims market where we have seen an [...]

How to be successful at your next job interview

2018-03-21T17:46:14+00:00 March 21st, 2018|

1. Dress to Impress Dressing smartly and being punctual will give you confidence and the opportunity to relax into the environment as you know you are prepared. A good, firm handshake is vital. Maintain good eye contact and be cheerful, smile. All these factors help create a positive first impression. You only get [...]

10 Ways to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Shine

2018-02-12T17:44:01+00:00 May 12th, 2017|

In a day and age where social media is one of the most used tools to communicate, it only seems right that you make the most of LinkedIn. Without a LinkedIn profile, you’re not visible! One of the most common things I get asked is, how can I make my LinkedIn profile shine? So we’ve [...]