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Amanda Harrold

Amanda Harrold

Managing Director

What Mandy does: Sources the best talent for the import and export world.

What she loves about her job: “Finding the perfect match and hearing how the new recruit in the company has made a huge difference to the business or how getting the job has changed their life.”

Other dream job: “It would have to be a singer in an 80s band. I’d love to do a duet with Chaka Khan.”

Leanne Gittins

Leanne Gittins

Operations Director

What Leanne does: Manages and oversees the operations of A&S and heads up the workplace consultancy.

What she loves about her job: “I love a challenge and getting the results.”

Other dream job: “Prime Minister Say no more!”

Suzie Sharpe

Suzie Sharpe

Contract Consultant

What Suzie does: Manages all the contracts for the UK and European port clients.

What she loves about her job: “Having a good banter with the team.”

Other dream job: “A holiday reviewer – preferably long haul, so I can visit some exotic places as well as be on holiday a lot of the time!”

Sadie Ray

Sadie Ray

Finance Manager

What Sadie does: A genius at number crunching and a whizz on spreadsheets, Sadie sorts all the payroll and accounts across all sectors and placements.

What she loves about her job: “The fast pace and the deadlines.”

Other dream job: “It would have to be a food taster. Getting paid to eat delicious food – what’s not to like?”

Poppy Yeo

Poppy Yeo

Recruitment Consultant - Driving and Industrial Sectors

What Poppy does: Finds the right people for temporary contracts.

What she loves about her job: “Every day is different at A&S – variety is definitely the spice of life.”

Other dream job: “A rally car driver – I remember seeing Mark Lovell and was seriously impressed.”

Taegan Johnson

Taegan Johnson

Compliance and Admin Manager

What Taegan does: Probably the best organiser in the world, Taegan makes sure all our compliance is ship shape and our marketing is on point.

What she loves about her job: “Organising, of course!”

Other dream job: “An interior designer – I’d love to work on Holly Willoughby’s house that’s for sure!”

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Tina King

Recruitment Consultant

What Tina does:Tina takes a hands-on approach with her candidates – you will definitely be prepared and know what questions to ask in your interview once you’ve spoken with her.

What she loves about her job:Meeting candidates and helping them to secure their dream job. There is no better feeling than knowing someone is happy in their job and reaching their full potential.

Other dream job:A midwife! I have 4 children of my own, (that doesn’t include my husband ha ha) so I think I have the experience!

Dan Henshaw

Recruitment Consultant - Driving and Industrial Sectors

What Dan does:Dan is a great communicator. He dedicates his time to securing candidate and client meetings, rest assured he is only a phone call away to assist with your recruiting needs.

What he loves about his job:Catching up with my contacts and drivers, I like to make sure everyone is happy!

Other dream job:I would love to have a go in the luxury property market

Contact a member of the team today

A&S Recruitment provides affordable and reliable recruitment services, tailor-made to the individual requirements of each client. We specialise in offering recruitment services to the shipping, transport, warehousing and port logistics environments.

Based in Felixstowe, we hold strong local roots which has enabled us to establish superior industry knowledge, excellent contacts, and working partnerships. A&S Recruitment has worked hard to gain an excellent reputation for first class recruitment services to both our clients and candidates.

Our dedicated team of professional consultants have a flexible approach to core needs, an understanding of business pressures and deadlines, and the ability to work in a demanding environment.

Through proactive networking we have gained excellent contacts and are currently working with the largest container port in the UK and one of the principal ports in Europe. Our success has grown through loyalty, many of our customers are companies that have worked with us for years, knowing that they can depend on us.

By understanding the needs of our clients, we are consistently successful at placing the right person in the right position.

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