Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

Leading recruitment company bolsters Scottish team with new divisional manager

Leading recruitment company Search Consultancy has announced a major appointment to its White Collar Recruitment team

Experienced recruitment professional Scott Mitchell has been appointed as divisional manager, based in the company’s Glasgow headquarters.

Scott will head up a team of specialist consultants operating within the Construction, House Building, Civil Engineering, Facilities and Real Estate Management sectors.

Focusing on white collar roles in the construction industry, Scott will manage permanent and freelance recruitment at all levels and work with consultants based across Search’s six Scottish offices.

He brings a wealth of experience with him to the company, having previously worked at Hays, Lloyds TSB and Randstadt.

Scott also previously worked at Search as a recruitment consultant between 2010 and 2012.

He said: “Search is a fantastic company to work for and a real success story in the recruitment industry.

“I am looking forward to working with a highly motivated team, dedicated to recruiting all over Scotland for high profile clients. Building upon an already strong business unit to tackle lots of big projects is a very exciting prospect.

“I hope to bring my experience to bear in driving forward Search’s already strong presence in the construction sector.”

Simone Lockhart, Search Consultancy’s managing director for Scotland, added: “Scott is an experienced and highly motivated recruitment professional who will complement our hard working and dedicated team.

“I am certain that he will prove to be a wonderful asset for Search and help to bolster our already strong construction division.”