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Lorien Audition Day

Lorien Resourcing hire 6 after ‘Apprentice’ style Academy


Lorien ResourcingAfter a gruelling Audition Day at Lorien Resourcing’ Central London office, 6 job seekers heard the words they had worked so hard for; “You’re Hired” delivered by Lorien Resourcing’ Managing Director, Derek Mackenzie.

The candidates had taken part in an Audition Day run by former Apprentice winner Lee McQueen’s company, Raw Talent Academy. The Audition Day saw over 30 motivated and ambitious individuals work in teams and individually to complete business tasks, before individually presenting to Lorien Resourcing’s management team on why they should get a chance to work in Recruitment with Lorien Resourcing.

As one of the UK’s top IT recruitment consultancies, with a great training scheme and opportunities to quickly progress with hard work, the Academy saw over 380 applications for the positions available.

Key Stats
100% of roles filled
85% Retention
160% 3 Month ROI
475 Applications
109 Face to Face interviews
90.32% Audition Day Attendance

Raw Talent Academy Director Lee McQueen commented on the Academy saying; “it was a great day, Lorien Resourcing have taken on some real quality talent and the level of candidates on the Audition Day was probably the highest we have ever had.

“It made it a hard decision for Lorien Resourcing and I am pleased to see them find the ‘talent’ they have been looking for, everyone is looking forward to the 6 candidates starting their career in an industry we all love.”

Derek Mackenzie, MD of Lorien said, “The audition process was fantastic, the comprehensive nature of the day gave us a detailed insight into the ability of the candidates, their tenacity and creativity, the like of which we haven’t seen before. It’s a pretty gruelling day however, that gives me a huge amount of confidence that the people we’ve selected are very well equipped for the job. Overall, I’m delighted with the results of the day and really excited about the potential that we’ve found today. I’m looking forward to getting these Associate Consultants on board and their careers with Lorien & Vertical IT underway.”

You can also watch Derek Mackenzie’ testimonial below:

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