Kevin Green joins FRS Recruitment as a strategic advisor

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Tuesday March 27th 2018

FRS Recruitment is delighted to announce that Kevin Green is joining the organisation as a strategic advisor.

Kevin brings over 30 years of leadership, HR & recruitment expertise. He is renowned for his transformation experience having been the HR director Royal Mail letters, before becoming the Chief Executive at Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) in 2008.

Prior to this he lead his own strategic HR consultancy QTab who had many blue chip clients including Tui, BAE Systems, Unilever, Lloyds bank and the Cabinet office. At the Rec he created the Good Recruitment campaign and helped professionalise the UK recruitment industry by setting up the Institute of Recruitment Professionals.

He is also a distinguished commentator on the labour market, HR and the future of work, appearing regularly in the media including Newsnight and the Today programme and in February 2018 as a TedX speaker, see his talk “Why our jobs matter more than ever” here:

Kevin commented “I am delighted to be joining FRS Recruitment one of Ireland's longest established and most successful recruitment companies. I was attracted to the role by the co-operative ownership structure that underpins FRS’s innovative and ethical recruitment solutions. I have known Colin Donnery for many years starting when he was President of Ireland's National Recruitment Federation. I am excited by the prospect of helping him and the FRS team embark on their next phase of their growth journey”

Colin Donnery General Manager of FRS Recruitment said: “We are delighted that Kevin is joining us, it is really exciting for the whole FRS team to have such a renowned HR and recruitment expert advising us and will help deliver our next phase of growth and assist us in continuing to innovate and develop quality recruitment solutions for our clients and jobseekers. It is a really exciting time in recruitment and the jobs market with huge opportunity, challenge and disruption and we are happy to have Kevin on our team to help us navigate and capitalise on the opportunities that are presenting ”.

Green joins FRS Recruitment at an exciting time as its permanent and temporary divisions continue to show growth supported by an extensive internal hiring campaign which will see the number of recruiters it employs double over the next twelve months.

About FRS Recruitment:

Since 1980 FRS has provided innovative staffing solutions in Ireland and has grown to become one of the country’s largest and most successful recruitment companies. Operating through 11 office locations it provides permanent and temporary staff to private and public sector across all job categories. The company is a subsidiary of FRS Network a co-operative headquartered in Roscrea with divisions operating in the training, employability, business process outsourcing and agriculture sectors with over 2000 people employed across 20 offices.

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