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London, UK. 2 May. Recruiter Awards for Excellence Winner 2013. Read more.
London, UK. 1 May. Rt. Hon. Justine Greening discusses the issues of the day at a Goodman Masson seminar. Read more.
London, UK. 5 February. Goodman Masson joins Recruiter Fast 50. Read more.
London, UK - 11 January. Goodman Masson donates CIMA bookes to students in Sri Lanka. Read more.
London, UK - 13 November. Guy Hawyard, CEO, featured in Recruitment Extra. Read more.
London, UK - 15 October. Guy Middleton shares employment advice in The Treasurer magazine. Read more.
London, UK - 2nd October. Paul Goodman shares job interview advice in Audit & Risk Magazine. Read more.
London, UK - 20th September. Graduate Workshop - supporting the transition from university to work. Read more.
London, UK - 29th August. Guy Hayward, Goodman Masson CEO, featured in Recruiter Magazine. Read more.
London, UK - 13th August. Companies are still using recruiters for advice on hiring strategies. Read more.
London, UK - 20th July. Collecting CIMA Study Books to send to students in developing countries. Read more.
London, UK - 29th June. Matt Bullock on why Insurance Divisions are becoming more selective on hires. Read more.
London, UK - 31st May. Jon Moulton Discusses the UK Economy at Goodman Masson Event. Read more.
London, UK - 17th May. Named 'Employer of the Year' by Brunel University for supporting Mentoring Programme. Read more.
LONDON, UK - 5 May 2012. Goodman Masson's Employee Mortgage Scheme Featured in Employee Benefits Magazine. Read more.
London, UK - 3 May 2012. Goodman Masson has for the second year running been awarded the 'Best Professional Services Recruitment Company 2012' at the annual 'Recruiter Awards for Excellence' ceremony. Read more.
London, UK - 27 April 2012. Our CIMA Bursary is highlighted in Financial Management. Read more.
London, UK - 13 April 2012. Goodman Masson attend the Treaury/ACT Conference in Liverpool.
The conference is the largest conference and exhibition for treasury, risk and finance professionals in the UK. Read more
London, UK - 16 March, 2012. Richard Hoar, Director of Banking and Financial Services, was quoted in a City AM article.
The article titled "Give yourself an edge in a tight job market" explored topics such as demonstrating innovative thinking. Read more.
London, UK - 7 March, 2012. Elizabeth Lang, Partner at Bird&Bird provides insight on new laws surrounding unfair dismissal.
Goodman Masson, with Bird&Bird, discussed the practical implications of the new unfair dismissal qualifying threshold. Read more.
London, UK - 20 February, 2012. The winners of the Goodman Masson CIMA Bursary have been announced.
Supporting the community of accountants is part of our strategy and the CIMA Bursary is designed to support the new generation of talent on their journey to achieving qualification. Read more.
London, UK - 20 January, 2012. The Rt. Hon. Dr. Vince Cable discusses the issues of the day at a Goodman Masson event.
The event was held by Goodman Masson in partnership with Financial Executive Networking Group (FENG). Read more
LONDON, UK - 16 January, 2012. Actuarial Post covers James Turner's review of the 2011 Actuarial Job Market.
When asked if he is feeling optimistic about the 2012 market, James said, "Q1 is likely to be similar to Q4..." Read more.
LONDON, UK - 9 January, 2012. 'One of the top 50 best companies for women to work' says Glamour Magazine.
Our Women in Leadership enables us to bring together a talented group of professionals and provide them with the infrastructure and platform to visualise, shape and embark along a successful career path. Read more
LONDON, UK - 9 January 2012. Goodman Masson raised £62,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital.
During 2011, we raised £62,000 for Great Ormond Street Hospital by organising and participating in small and large scale fundraising activities. Read more
LONDON, UK – 24th October, 2011. Goodman Masson have taken the Employee Experience to a whole new level by introducing a Mortgage Fund to help their employees move onto the property ladder or to save a lump sum to be used as a repayment against an existing mortgage.
Goodman Masson has built their growth strategy around a strong focus on retention and engagement. Whilst their client list and candidate flow continue to increase they continue to place their people at the forefront of everything they do. Launching a Mortgage Fund as part of their new employee benefits package, 'The Benefits Boutique', is a further extension to that approach. Read More.
LONDON, UK – 11th July, 2011. Goodman Masson, ranked Number 2 in 'The Sunday Times Best 100 Small Companies to work for' and 'Best Professional Services Recruitment Business' has delivered record temp numbers and are now the largest they have ever been.
The second quarter of 2011 has seen a continuous increase in activity levels which has translated to a 15% increase in Gross Margin, record temp performances and a growth in headcount that continues to ensure a growth in market share. Read More.
LONDON, UK - 31st March, 2011. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, has seen record activity levels in the first Quarter of 2011.
In the first three months of 2011 Goodman Masson has seen a dramatic increase in activity levels and demand from the markets in comparison to any period in 2010, yet significant Gross Margin increase hasn't necessarily followed. Read more.
LONDON, UK – 24th February, 2011. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK was ranked number 2 at Wednesday nights award ceremony for 'The Sunday Times Top 100 Small Companies to Work For'.
One of Goodman Massons strategic aims is to be widely regonised as the number one business to work for in London. Wednesday nights award goes some way to confirming they are well on their way to achieving that aim. Read More.
LONDON, UK. 27th January, 2011. Goodman Masson and The Financial Executive Network Group host David Gauke – Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury.
Goodman Masson, winner of Recruitment International Growth Company of the Year 2010 , 3 star accredited Times 100 employer and the largest independent professional recruitment company in the UK, this morning hosted, in conjunction with the Financial Executive Network Group, (FENG) a breakfast talk and Q&A with Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury David Gauke, . MP for Hertfordshire South West. Read More.
LONDON, UK. 30th September, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, records their highest ever temp numbers.
Goodman Masson finished Q3 2010 on their highest ever temps out. Starting the year on 135, at the end of September there were 251 Finance temps working for them across the Commerce and Financial Services markets. Gross Margin for the quarter was £2.76m with a 15% profit return, 62% up on the same period last year. Read More.
LONDON, UK. Today 20th August, 2010. Goodman Masson Breaks Superman World Record
Today 20th August, 2010 Goodman Masson, the UK’s largest independent financial recruitment company, broke the World Record for the largest number of people dressed as Superman.
To help raise money for charity Help for Heroes, 180 men, women and children gathered at Charterhouse Square in the City to break the World Record wearing the superhero’s renowned blue jump suit, red shoes and red cape. Employees of Goodman Masson together with their friends and family took part in the event before taking to the streets around the City to collect money for Britain’s Armed Forces. A staggering £7133 was raised from the day which will help to provide better facilities for wounded British servicemen and women. Read More.
LONDON, UK – 2nd JULY, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, deliver their first ever £1m month.
In Q2 2010 Goodman Masson delivered £1,372,000 more Gross Margin than in Q2 2009 closing off the quarter on £2,865,000. July witnessed a one million pound month for the first time in the company’s history, a Q2 net profit percentage of 18% and a 34% growth from Q1 Gross Margin. Read More.
LONDON, UK – 19th JULY, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, promotes Andrew Michael to Managing Director.
When Andrew joined Goodman Masson his brief was to help create a market leading Finance Recruitment business that became a leading name in the UK. Read More.
Goodman Masson promotes Chris Porges to Director of their Temporary and Contracts business.
LONDON, UK – 19th MAY, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, promotes Chris Porges to Director of their Temporary and Contract business.
When Chris joined Goodman Masson in October last year his brief was to build a market leading Finance temp & contract business across the Commerce and Financial Services markets. When you look at the financial performance this year and the increase in temp numbers you start to realise that is exactly what has started to happen.
Goodman Masson’s temp business entered January 2010 on 163 temps with an average weekly temp profit of £38,000. Today Chris and his team have taken this to 205 Finance temps with a weekly temp profit of £60,000, a market leading performance.
Guy Hayward, CEO says of this performance ‘To increase our weekly temp profit by some £22,000 this year is a wonderfully exciting position to be in and to pass the 200 temp mark is the start of something special. The contribution that Chris and his team have made to our business has been pivotal to this our impressive financial performance’. Read More.
Internal auditors must take ownership of their assurance agenda.
LONDON, UK – 6th May, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business, in association with Grant Thornton, hosted an Internal Audit Seminar, backed by a panel of esteemed industry spokespeople leaders.
The issue of outsourcing internal audit to the organisation’s existing external auditors was again under scrutiny today, this time as senior internal auditors debated the topic with a panel of experts representing the internal audit profession, institutional shareholders, corporate governance academics and outsourced internal audit providers.
The debate, hosted by internal audit and finance recruitment firm, Goodman Masson, produced a clear outcome amongst internal auditors: outsourcing internal audit to the incumbent external auditors creates a conflict of interest which should be avoided. Read More.
Goodman Masson closes off a record Q1 performance
LONDON, UK – 30th MARCH, 2010. Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, closes off a record breaking Q1 performance.
The recruitment industry entered 2010 with some caution faced with an unpredictable and fragile market. Few businesses could have predicted that their Q1 performance would be the highest in their history.
In Q1 2010 Goodman Masson delivered £920,000 more Gross Margin than in Q1 2009 closing the quarter on £2,114,000. Not only an exceptional year on year increase but also the highest Q1 in the history of the business. Read More
‘It’s a Knockout’ - Goodman Masson closes for the afternoon
LONDON, UK – 21st SEPTEMBER 2009 – Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, closed their offices at 1pm on Friday 18th September to host an ‘It’s a Knockout’ competition to say ‘Thank you’ to their employees.
In a year where there have be unprecedented pressures on organizations to drive sales and return profit margins Goodman Masson have recorded record numbers. Already seeing their highest profit making month in their history and Q3 finishing 21% up on Q2 their ability to invest in their employee experience continues to increase. Read More
Goodman Masson makes significant appointment – Chris Porges, Temp Director
LONDON, UK – 2nd AUGUST 2009 – Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, makes a significant appointment to further strengthen their management team and build on their impressive 2009 sales performance.
With a 2009 performance already including their highest monthly sales and profit performance for a year, the progress is further enhanced by the annual 2009 profit forecast for Goodman Masson standing at 7 times greater than 2008. Read More
Goodman Masson records significant growth
LONDON, UK – 15th JULY, 2009 – Goodman Masson, the largest Independent Financial Recruitment business in the UK, records record quarter on quarter growth for first half of 2009.
With a set of results that signals serious intent and confidence at the beginning of their growth agenda, Goodman Masson achieved 26% increase in Gross Margin performance in Q2 compared to Q1 2009. Read More