Name: Sue Cowan
Position: Specialist Recruitment Consultant
Time In Recruitment: 16 Years
Why should Sue represent you?
Sue is the longest standing recruitment consultant in the office. Her experience within the industrial industry is priceless for the Astra team. She has an in-depth knowledge in the manufacturing, distribution and hospitality sectors, and has dealt with every type of contract clause including sourcing candidates for temporary, permanent and contract work.
Due to her long reign in recruitment, Sue knows the process inside out. She is brilliant at liaising with her business clients as well as relaying information to her candidates and helping them to best prepare ahead of job opportunities.
5 specialities/core recruitment skills.
Relationship building. Sourcing good quality candidates. Remain approachable. Maintaining long-term relationships. Staying flexible.
Clients Sue has worked with.
PipexPX, Advanced Medical Solutions, West Country Group, Marjons University, Hunter Stoves, Call Caterlink.
For you, what makes Astra unique?
Aim to provide the very best quality candidates at a competitive rate.
What’s the best thing about being in recruitment?
The variety – no day is the same.
If there was one thing you could change about recruitment, what would it be?
The admin involved.
Recruitment is supposed to be the most stressful job on the market – how do you deal
with this stress?
Keeping on top of the market and any opportunities. And going on Holiday once in a while.
What we may not know…
I’ve built 31ft of decking from scratch.