Jamies’ life changed when he became a consultant. It suits him, He’s a man that likes to find creative solutions to complex problems. Consequently, his work is challenging so he spends his day solving problems for his clients.
“It’s turned out to be the best decision I’ve ever made and I’ve learnt it’s never too late to change your path.”
The biggest problem Jamie faces for instance, Is managing expectations. Jobs seekers and employers know what they want, but what they need is often different. So how does Jamie solve this problem? With a friendly chat.
“I find the best way to deal with this is communicating with the client and giving them an idea of the current market. If you are honest and work together to change the dynamics of the role, it will result in more candidates for the client.”
Clients appreciate Jamie’s honesty and that he genuinely cares. His favourite part of the job is hearing candidates reactions when they are offered a job. Most importantly, Jamie is dedicated to the Dove brand.
Year you joined The Dove: 2014
Three best words to describe you: Friendly, honest and easy-going
What’s your favourite Drink: Birra Moretti
Name your favourite Song: Michael Jackson – Dirty Diana
What’s your favourite Film: Forest Gump
Tell me your favourite past-time: Watching cricket
Favourite place on earth: Italy
What’s your favourite Animal: Lion
First thing I’d buy with £1m: A villa in Sorrento
Favourite food: Sushi
If I could choose three people (dead or alive) for a dinner party: Tom Hanks, James Cordon and Jack Nicholson
Jamie is the senior Permanent Consultant for the Dove Parrtnership. Get in touch and see what he can do for career prospects.
Direct Line: 01279 756965