New director at recruitment firm
Search Consultancy has hired a new associate director to lead a push into financial services recruitment in Scotland.
Robert McGougan, who moves from Robert Half International, will be responsible for setting up a new division at the firm.
He will also have responsibility for the accountancy and finance plus sales and marketing divisions.
McGougan said: "This position represents a fantastic opportunity for me to further develop some of Search’s mature, market leading brands along with the thrilling prospect of launching the new financial services division which is a first for Search in Scotland.
"The priority will be to consolidate and develop our position in the Scottish market across all divisions to help us occupy market leading status in each sector, and I’m looking forward to working with the team at Search to expand our business even further."
Simone Lockhart, managing director of Search Consultancy in Scotland said: "The decision to target this new sector was based purely on the opportunities we knew existed in the burgeoning Scottish financial services market and we’re delighted to have Robert on board to develop this important area of our business."