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Where do our placed candidates come from?

At farrowjamieson we are sometimes asked by Hiring Managers, “why should I use an agency? I can place an advertisement on a job board myself and get a good response”. But can you? The answer is yes – sometimes you can. So go ahead. But our role at farrowjamieson is to find more and better […]

Medical and Pharmaceutical May Newsletter 2013

Territory Manager – RN with 10+ years’ experience selling in the medical device and consumable market. Established contacts within Auckland/Northland DHB’s. Seeking challenging role with max 1:5 away travel, passionate about appearance medicine and theatre. $90K+ Nurse Educator/Medical Devices – experienced Paramedic/RN wishing to bring extensive experience and apply to medical device sales role. […]

Accounting and Finance May Newsletter 2013

The Accounting & Finance market has followed a familiar trend in early 2013 and has been very up-and-down. January & February were extremely quiet across both contracting and permanent markets (driven by the glorious summer to an extent) with a substantial pick-up in activity in March and April (in the permanent market). Strong areas of […]

Sir Alex Ferguson – No Guarantee Period Required

I was nine years old when Alex Ferguson was appointed manager of Manchester United in 1986. He has announced his retirement in the last 24 hours and I am 36 now. That is quite some tenure in one of the most pressurised jobs in sport. I was into football in a big way – memories […]

Gen Y Career Paths Still Being Mapped

The career paths of Generation Y Kiwis (Gen Y) appear to be a work in progress. New research released today by SEEK has shown that while 61% of Gen Y are currently working, over half of these are not yet working in their chosen industry, with 25% yet to even decide which field they want […]

Seek Accounting Data

Review of April Accounting Data.