Matthew Alderson
Consultant - Human Resources

University

UCFB Wembley

Degree

Sports Business & Coaching

Date joined

May 2019

Where are you from originally?

Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

What drew you towards a career in recruitment?

The earning potential and commission. I love that the harder I work, the more money I can potentially earn.

What first attracted you to James Andrews?

The team structure and environment. Having a great team to support and assist me with my development was a big thing for me.

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

I’ve always lived near to London, and the city lifestyle has always appealed to me so it was an easy choice.

Favourite thing about working here so far?

The people! Everyone is so friendly and welcoming and there’s an overall really positive atmosphere

What has surprised you most about being a Recruitment Consultant?

How quickly time goes whilst working. One minute I’m just getting into the office and then suddenly its lunch time in the blink of an eye.

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

Speaking to new candidates and building a positive relationship with them.