Evie Richards
Consultant - Housing

University

Birmingham City University

Degree

Fashion Business and Promotion

Date joined

February 2022

Where are you from originally?

Birmingham

What drew you towards a career in recruitment?

Great earning potential and the progression opportunities

What first attracted you to James Andrews?

I thought that the company culture really stood out compared to other recruitment companies and James Andrews offered great benefits, the location was also convenient for me as it is not a far commute and I love Birmingham city centre.

Why did you decide to seek a graduate role in Birmingham?

Wanted a graduate role with an easy commute and somewhere I could utilise my degree and the things I had learnt to kick-start a career with good earning potential.

Favourite thing about working here so far?

The staff as everyone one is so friendly and supportive.

What has surprised you most about being a Recruitment Consultant?

How quickly the day goes as a recruitment consultant. During training you’re constantly learning new things and different parts of the job, there’s so much that goes into being a recruitment consultant and it gives you a great sense of productiveness.

What have you enjoyed most so far about your day-to-day work or training?

I’ve enjoyed how thorough and detailed the training is and how supportive my managers and others around me have been in terms of any help needed/ questions I’ve had.