Leeds firm named second most socially engaged in EMEA

Inside of the Charlton Morris' headquarters in Leeds.

Leeds firm named second most socially engaged in EMEA

Leeds-based executive search firm Charlton Morris has been ranked second in LinkedIn’s ‘Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Firms in EMEA’ for 2017.

These rankings are created after comparing more than 75,000 staffing firms in the EMA region and is the second consecutive year Charlton Morris have been included.

The awards are split into 3 categories: ‘Boutique’ for businesses with 49 employees or less, ‘Medium’ for 50-499 employees and ‘Global’ for businesses with 500+ employees.

Having made the top 25 in the ‘boutique’ list last year, Charlton Morris has expanded, and are now ranked in the list of ‘Medium’ companies for 2017.

Managing director Andy Shatwell said: “Frankly, this is a massive achievement, and for a company that started in Leeds just over 4 years ago, we couldn’t be happier to be recognised again as being in the top 25 of over 75,000 staffing firms.

“In the ever-changing world of business, and recruitment, in particular, it’s more important than ever for us to stay engaged with our global audience, so it’s great to be acknowledged for doing so.”

LinkedIn creates the rankings by analysing thousands of different data points and statistics covering areas including company and employee reach, engagement with followers, recruiter effectiveness and content marketing power.

The LinkedIn website says: “We take into account the company and employee reach and engagement, recruiter effectiveness and content marketing power of search and staffing firms on LinkedIn.

“We do this by investigating thousands of data points for more than 60,000 Search and Staffing companies listed on LinkedIn.

“The data for the 2017 ranking was collected from September 1st, 2016 until August 31st, 2017.

Charlton Morris is an award-winning executive search business, focussing on the placement of professionals in the life science, medical device and energy sectors.

They have in excess of 53,000 followers on LinkedIn and have placed candidates in more than 50 countries across 6 continents.