I am Matt Ellwood, a Freelance Recruitment Consultant.
I have over 12 years of recruitment and business development experience in the following sectors; automotive, aerospace, building materials, construction, engineering and IT.
With access to all major CV databases and bespoke recruitment tools, I will not only save you money but reduce time it takes to hire.
October 2016 - Present
Recruitment technology start up providing software platform for sourcing candidates to construction, IT and engineering companies in the UK. As a Business Development Manager my role;
- Generating £85,000 in new business from various lead sources
- Drafting vacancies and advertising them on several media websites
- Generating candidate short-lists all major jobs boards
March 2015 - October 2016
Pinnacle Consulting who are the UK's leading specialist provider of recruitment to the Building, Construction and DIY Sectors, specialising in Sales, Marketing and Management appointments.
- Consistently generating 40 new jobs per month for the consultants
- £480,000 revenue year one in new business
- Establishing new house accounts with SIG, Cemex, Aggregate Industries, Encon & Eurocell
June 2006 - February 2015
Tensor system design, manufacture and install control systems that optimise the efficiency of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and lighting.
- Exceeding monthly new sales target of £30,000 per month
- Generating various tender specifications
- Winning contracts with various councils, Poilce forces and construction companies.
Febuary 2004 - June 2006
Working within the aerospace sector. My role was to recruit various engineers for aviation companies across Europe.
- Beating company record of 47 temps out in a week
- Exceeding my £17500 per month target in temp placements
- Generating new business in Sweden, Germany and France
Senior Commercial Leader
I have had the pleasure of working with Matt on a number of occasions over several years and have always been impressed with his professional and friendly approach.
Matt seems to go the extra yard every time, looking to make sure he has a clear understanding of a brief and delivering against that brief repeatedly.
National Commercial Sales Manager
I have dealt with Matt over the last year and found him to be professional, personable and not pushy. He has delivered results for me and also for colleagues that I have recommended him to. The team at Pinnacle were very helpful and using their facilities for interviews made the process much easier.
Regional Sales Manager
Matt is a great recruiter. Within a week of having my CV he had set up some fantastic opportunities tailor made to my requirements and which lead to an offer and my new role
St Neots, Cambridgeshire
07525 169 002