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    City of London

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    Executive Division

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    Basic c. £55k OTE £130k  Competitive benefits, incentives, office based 2 or 3 times in a week in London and the remainder working from home.

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    6 months ago

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Perm Team Leader – Software Engineering


Basic c. £55k 

OTE £130k  

Competitive benefits, incentives, office based 2 or 3 times in a week in London and the remainder working from home.


  • Software Engineering (Front / Back-End, Full stack & Platform)

  • A people first business, high staff retention rates

  • Managers play a crucial role in shaping the overall business strategy


The Person: 

  • A leader by example, strong mentoring skills, and will enjoy developing talent and teaching ethical, but effective recruitment techniques in the tech space.

  • Demonstrable experience winning and nurturing key accounts, adding value and partnering long-term with your clients.

  • Strong understanding of smart sourcing techniques.

  • A desire to ensure all candidates are provided with a world class experience when working with RedCat Digital.

  • Passionate about the software engineering space, and excited by the opportunity to work closely with their Marketing Manager, to add value to the sector through events, webinars, creating unique content etc (you may not have had the opportunity to do this in previous roles but have a load of ideas if you had the backing and budget…..!)


The Company: 

  • Launched in 2000 specifically to service the needs of the digital sector, operating across 5 vertical markets - Content/ Editorial, Marketing, UX and Product design and Software Engineering.  

  • The business focuses on Mid-Senior level hires and above, across all verticals, and they have a global footprint.

  • They partner with some of the industry’s leading start-ups, global brands and have lots of great PSLs.

  • They have increased GP from £1.4m to £2.8m – a 100% increase in the last 2 years prior to 2020.

  • Comms structure that goes to 40% and top performers hit that level on a regular basis.


The Role: 

  • Make your mark and build something special, be the “go to” Software Engineering recruitment team in the industry.

  • A warm team to take over, strong existing client base with several exceptional accounts to develop from day 1.

  • Although they are on PSL’s for some huge global brands, the majority of the roles they deliver to are on an exclusive basis. As a business they also do a lot of work on a retained basis.

  • To build your personal brand in a niche space, supported by senior management.

  • To expand the team rapidly and grow an international presence.

  • A natural career path to Director level, with no glass ceiling and the opportunity to truly own the P&L for the Software Engineering division.

  • To be a key part of the leadership team and help shape the overall business; this team is high performing, long-serving and settled.


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