Digital Marketing & Recruitment Blog

Would I Swipe Right On Your CV?

Online dating is all about appearance and it’s the same in recruitment. Would your CV get the hiring manager to swipe right or is it a big “X”? I just cannot believe it! The first email I opened this morning is an application with typos in the CV and two errors in their brief introduction […]

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Paying It Forward In Recruitment

Despite being in the recruitment game for many years, I know I’ve made some decisions based on not everyone’s standard KPI’s. I passionately believe in the ethos of treating others how you’d like to be treated yourself. I always endeavour to be professional and I believe in the ‘paying it forward’ mantra, some call it […]

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Job Seeker Abducted By Aliens Or Too Busy To Call?

Going AWOL (absent without leave) or between you and me… that is, missing, disappeared, gone astray, done a bunk, not returning calls, emails or text or Just. Plain. Vanished. This is one of the worst situations for a recruiter. It doesn’t happen often but when a candidate goes AWOL it’s like a kick in the […]

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Swedish Based Marketer Lands Brighton Role Within 1 Month!

It all began with a talented marketer in Sweden & a flattering recommendation… Being overseas, this Job Seeker had asked a few locally based friends who might be best to help her in her digital marketing job search for her move back to Brighton. We’re delighted to report clockworkTalent came top of their list! With […]

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Sussex Masters Graduate Acquires CRO Career Move

When it comes to successfully placing a Digital Marketing Professional, timing can mean everything… Already someone I was aware of in the Sussex digital marketing community, I reached out to Matt Dawson to see what he was doing. I wanted to see whether a new job opportunity could be of interest. Imagine my delight when […]

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Experienced Fashion Social Media Manager Lands Global Job With Adidas

Getting a recruitment enquiry from one of the world’s most well-known brands is always a good moment… To know this enquiry comes from a repeat client whom you’ve helped before and that the brand has its own exceptional resourcing team. It is only a tribute to the specialist digital marketing knowledge and recruitment experience the […]

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Digital Diploma Determines Dream Job With NHS Professionals

You’ll know by now clockworkTalent is a recruitment agency which specialises in the hiring of digital marketing jobs…   So it fills me with pride when other talent acquisition businesses turn to clockworkTalent for support in building up their inhouse digital marketing expertise! Whether a job Board or a full blown recruitment agency, we’ve supported […]

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Digital Recruiters Find SEO Expert A New Role Within 2 Weeks!

Much like job seeking, when you’re delivering on a recruitment project, it warrants your full, focused attention… It’s likely when you’ve finished a recruitment project (having placed successfully got another job seeker hired into a perfect role) you’ll do just what I have done. That is to review the documented timeline and corresponding data to […]

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10 Excellent Questions To Ask At Job Interviews

Job interviews should be thought of as a 2 way conversation, therefore you should always arrive prepared with questions for your interviewer…  So you’re at an interview for a job you really want and it appears to be going well, in fact, really well! You’ve ticked all of the following… Eye contact ✔ Listening ears […]

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Unusual Job Vacancy Makes Cogs Turn For Digital Recruiters

Having been in recruitment for 20 years, my friends and family have from time to time asked for a little help in hiring for their own businesses… We’ve had a success in helping one side of the family who as husband and wife are Directors of a busy, family run Sussex based Engineering firm, Dicker […]

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