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Caton - Recruitment - Stirling, UK

Nick Caton

Stirling, UK


A tenacious well rounded HR and recruitment professional skilled in transformation, process and procedural design and roll out along with operational recruitment and HR management. My senior hire attraction experience is considerable along with my ability to analyse and correct process and procedure to streamline recruitment functions.

My In-House - On-Site - RPO and business management experience has allowed me to make best practice decisions along with change implementation in all of my contracts and positions.

I am a hands on manager with a continuous improvement philosophy.

Open to all HR – Recruitment – RPO – Project Management and Change Transformation opportunities.



  • Full time
  • Part time
  • One time
  • Contract
  • Temp

Work History

Managing Director – Freelance Senior Hire/Retained Search + Interim On-Site/In-House Recruitment Str

Gatto Grasso Ltd

February 2011 - February 2011

Interim Talent Acquisition Manager with Pearson Plc

Interim HR Lead/ Recruitment process transformation with Virgin Care.

Interim contract with Xchanging working across Senior hire and international strategy.

Interim contract with AirWatch recruiting on a large scale from sales to strategic hires and implementation of a Graduate hiring programme.

Interim contract with Futurestep to facilitate recruitment strategy and function across the Cummins client account.

Interim contracting for Alexander Mann Solutions
Previously contracting for BP Subsurface Recruitment team.

Interim contract for BP (Oil & Gas) to support subsurface hiring function) Lead recruiter Reservoir/Perto Engineering + Well Planning, Ops Geo, GIS.

International placement and recruitment strategy planning, offer negotiation, stakeholder relationship management, head hunting, search and selection, psychometric testing.
Gatto Grasso Ltd supplies on-site/in-house Recruitment Consulting/strategy advice, Head Hunting, Introduction, Psychometric testing and on site support to our clients. We aim to deliver the highest possible service levels through continuous improvement. Our services aid in the relationships between Stakeholder/Line Management and HR/Recruitment teams to build trust, cost effective recruitment strategy and deliver results.

P&C Business Partner - Recruiting made redundant!


September 2010 - February 2011

P&C Business Partner - Recruiting
People & Culture Europe

Vestas Spare Parts & Repair
Vestas Spare Parts & Repair A/S is an independent corporate business unit within Vestas Wind Systems A/S.

Vestas Spare Parts & Repair operates in Vestas’ service market. The business unit handles all spare parts procurement and distribution for Vestas’ range of wind turbines: the widest serial-produced range of turbines in the wind power industry. Also included in the Vestas Spare Parts & Repair operations is the maintenance of generators, gearboxes and other key components for Vestas’ turbines.

Consultant New Media, Digital and Infrastructure Project Management

Matrix Programme & Project Management

October 2009 - September 2010

As specialists we recruit Business, Information, Communications and Technology Programme and Project Management resource for leading organisations throughout the UK and overseas.

After initially joining Matrix as a Business Development Manager I moved in to building and running the Digital Media desk working with my clients to supply the highest calibre Project/Programme Managers, Producers, Developers and Creative to the market along with my core Infrastructure clients.

Our service is tailored to ensure our clients deliver the benefits required of any Programme or Project and as such we are experienced in recruiting Programme and Project Management professionals on either a contract, interim or permanent basis.

Business Development Manager 6 Month contract

Bond Recruitment

April 2009 - September 2009

Talent Seeker 6 month contract

Tag Recruitment

November 2008 - April 2009

TAG Recruitment Group was created with a strong fundamental belief that despite the multitude of agencies in Calgary, there was still room for a firm that brought national industry experience, a passion for creative solutions, all with a strong unquestioned commitment to client and employee relationships. A firm that can demonstrate real value and make a difference to our clients and our talented associates.

My position within TAG is to locate and secure the best talent for my client’s requirements through direct sourcing, advertising and networking.

We service a myriad of industry sectors ranging from Oil and Gas to Logistics, IT and Creative to General Office. We source, headhunt, network and secure candidates for all levels and positions.

Recruiter 6 month contract

Independant recruitment agency

March 2008 - August 2008

Full cycle recruiting

Business Development Manager

Select Appointments

June 2007 - January 2008

In this role I am responsible for the development of new and existing business within the Hertfordshire area along with dealing with high end senior roles and candidates.
Sourcing senior high calibre candidates for my clients and head hunting senior executive personnel

Managing Director

eye2eye Recruitment Solutions

May 2005 - June 2007
I established eye2eye Recruitment Solutions Ltd in May 2005. Initially working alone, I was soon able to employ a full time consultant to assist with increased business and subsequently, a Business Developer to assist in the specialist supply of high calibre staffing solutions to the Sales/Marketing, rec2rec, PR/Events and Creative industries i.e
During the company’s inception, I sourced and established new clients, managed existing clients and ongoing contracts, recruited and managed 2 internal employees, instigated marketing, profiling and negotiated for advertising, CV search facilities and utilities. I administered company finance, i.e invoicing, credit control, banking and accounts. However,
due to the collapse and subsequent non payment from a major client I was unfortunately forced make my two employees redundant. I had intended recoup some of the financial loss to no avail. I closed eye2eye Recruitment Solutions in June 2007.

Sales and Marketing Manager


January 2004 - May 2005

I joined Cookrite on an 18 month contract to increase consumer awareness of our family companies product (the Cookrite plate) My remit was to oversee all marketing, branding and sales operational along with negotiating on exhibition space an presentations to potential investors and purchasing departments.

Senior Consultant

Manpower PLC

January 2003 - January 2004

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