Candidate Testimonials

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H Msangya
“I have never had such a quick response and eloquent elaboration on what the recruitment process entailed. I would highly recommend the services of Thomas Thorp”

A Norris
“Professional, proficient and knowledgeable; detailed, precise, and accurate with high-integrity; driving, motivating, influential, but supportive and empathetic; efficient, resourceful and effective whilst demonstrating excellent interpersonal skills; brilliant at returning calls and very quick to respond to queries; proactive and dynamic but understanding and considerate … basically, Ed Dalton is everything you would ever want in a Recruitment Consultant to partner your business or support your career development. Definitely one of the very best!”

H Daramola-Rose
“Richard Latham has been excellent in terms of helping me to secure my role as Financial Control Assistant on a 6 month maternity cover contract. He has an excellent understanding of my career aspirations, the quality and relevance of the vacancy discussed has been excellent as well, timing and quality of the feedback has been excellent as well. I am extremely grateful and thankful to have secured this role because it has created such a great platform for me to take my career to the next level and to move upwards on the career ladder.”

M Hayre
“Ed Dalton was brilliant in helping me find a new role. The personal touch sets him apart; he was always available, kept me fully informed through the process and delivered on his promises. Thank you Ed.”

L Brooker
“I dealt with two recruiters Kathryn and William. Kathryn secured me my current placement, she was really helpful and had a good understanding of what I was after”

J Jelfs
“Julia was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. I was already signed up to a couple of local agencies before her call and I was not planning on speaking to anyone else, but she was very enthusiastic and professional, sold the job role to me and convinced me that it was the right role for me. She maintained contact and gave me feedback throughout the interview process and found me a job. Couldn’t ask for anything more.”

S Precey
“Cheryl was great, I have already recommended her services. Many thanks!”

D Warwick
“Of the recruitment agencies I have experienced, Howett Thorpe is the most responsive and professional and I have developed a good working relationship with over time. You were my recommendation as a recruiter as well as a candidate.”

S Hollamby
“Thank you once again Richard Latham, for your support and assistance in securing my next job. I can’t explain how thankful I am to you – I will certainly recommend you to anyone looking for a role. Keep doing what you are doing Richard … you are great at your job!”

G Potts
“Laura Underhill was amazing and made me feel at ease the whole way through the whole interview process to getting the job.  She really is one in a million.”

D Cox
“Laura Underhill was extremely helpful and understood my aspirations and the type of role I was looking for excellently. I would happily recommend Laura and Howett Thorpe’s services to colleagues and friends.”

J Winder
“Richard was really good at keeping me up to date and informed with everything. 100% will use again.”

T Brooker
“Laura was fantastic in finding me superb roles.”

M Murrells
“Always friendly and willing to help. I always spoke directly to Claire Martin and would recommend her to anyone.”

K Mckean
“Excellent all-round service which other agencies could learn from!”

C Richardson
“I cannot fault the quality of service I received from Howett Thorpe. In the very short time I was with you I had 2 very promising interviews, 1 of which I took and am very happy. I would recommend your company with pleasure.”

J East
“I would just like to say a massive thank you for all of the support you have given me over the last few years.  It has been an amazing experience working with Howett Thorpe.  A contractor could not ask for any more than the support, career advice and friendly service you have given me. I will miss working with all of you!! Moving forward I will ensure in my new role that Howett Thorpe will be the sole selected supplier in the financial recruitment process as I know the service you will offer me will be to the highest standard. 

R Chuter
“Howett Thorpe were extremely helpful in finding myself a job that I suited. I am so grateful for the work Laura and Kathryn put in, in my search for a job.”

A Marrufo
“I cannot fault any of the team at Howett Thorpe. I always felt the team made a real effort to really get to know me and present me to clients honestly and positively.”

A Jarczyk
“Very good communication level with the agent, was always emailing everything rather than calling me at work, so that I could respond in the convenient time. Was updating me on everything on time.”

J Lavelle
“Kathryn Lee – the conversation we had at the outset proved invaluable, Kathryn really understood what I was looking for and how my job needed to fit in with my children. Thank you!”

E Drzymala
“Laura Underhill was very friendly and attentive to my needs. She helped me to find my dream job! Thank you.”

P Nettleton
“Over the last 20 years I have worked with many recruitment consultants and I found Julia to be one of the best. Whilst I was looking the most relevant and interesting opportunities came through Howett Thorpe.”

J Lopes
“The team at Howett Thorpe were really helpful and very supportive, in particular Laura Underhill. Overall a great service!”

R Goodley
“As a candidate I felt Julia had a good understanding of my skills. As an employer I know she is very professional at sourcing and managing candidates.”

M Lawrence
“I have always found Laura helpful, honest and very professional when I have dealt with you in the past. The personal touch and friendly approach is what makes you stand out from the rest keep up the good work.”