Meet the Recruiter
This section aims to dissect that most-powerful personality, the graduate recruiter. We have – on your behalf – cut them open, rummaged around in their insides and examined what makes them tick. The resulting profiles are a great way for you to get a sense of the men and women who have the ability to welcome you to the profession with open arms or close the proverbial door in your face.
This week's featured recruiter
- Joanna Clark
Joanna Clark shares her application advice and discusses the recruitment and marketing challenges that face a medium-sized commercial firm. Read on to find out more about life at Winckworth Sherwood, including its more niche practice areas.
Recently featured recruiters
- Danny Cash
Danny Cash oversees graduate recruitment at leading commercial firm CMS. Read on for his application advice and to and to learn more about the firm’s vacation scheme.
- Paul Gascoyne
- Emma Ridley
A qualified solicitor herself, Emma Ridley’s careers advice and application tips stem from first-hand experience of both sides of the process. Read on for her salient advice and to learn more about top US-headquartered firm, Kirkland & Ellis.
- Joanne Smallwood
Joanne Smallwood, grad rec specialist and Beatles fan, urges candidates to do as much research into potential employers as possible - just don’t rely too heavily on Google to do it! Read on to learn more about what makes her tick.
- Mel Brooking
Mel Brooking oversees all things related to trainee recruitment and development at Nabarro. Read on for a comprehensive introduction to the firm’s key practice areas, its work experience and training programmes, and for some salient application advice.