As always, the event held at the Battersea Evolution venue in London and was attended by over 1,200 people.
The Best Companies awards, now in their 15th year, attracted over 1,000 entries from companies throughout the UK, all vying to be recognised as one the top 100 companies to work for within the UK.
The assessment period commenced over 6 months ago and combined a range of detailed statistical data plus individual surveys to every member of the Jenrick Team.
Jenrick took a party of 30 to the event to enjoy a variety of inspirational talks from special guests; Ben Shephard and Richard Curtis.
Then it was time for the awards…
“and in 4th place for the 2015 Top 100 Companies to Work For is The Jenrick Recruitment Group.”
I think it’s fair to say that 30 jaws dropped simultaneously at that point and there was a second or two of stunned silence, before we all genuinely absorbed the fact that Jenrick was officially the 4th best company to work for in the UK… then there was a mass eruption of hugs, screams, shouts and high-fives.
Then, just as we did in 2009, we hit the stage en-mass to collect the award, whilst also giving the photographer his biggest headache of the evening as he tried to work out how he’d fit all of us into the official photo.
We walked back to our seats in a blur as our achievement began to sink in. (more…)