London, UK (PRWEB) October 9, 2008
PULSE, a leading provider of http://www.pulsejobs.com healthcare recruitment solutions, has been shortlisted in the prestigious National Online Recruitment Awards (NORA).
The specialist http://www.pulsejobs.com http://www.pulsejobs.com/uk/scientific and http://www.pulsejobs.com/uk/social-care staffing agency, competed against 497 recruitment agencies in the awards to secure a place in the final five for the Best National Recruitment Agency Website Award.
http://www.pulsejobs.com is one of the leading healthcare recruitment agencies, supplying highly-skilled health and social care workers throughout the UK. With a track record of year-on-growth and history of success, PULSE is now the fastest growing company in its sector.
In addition to sophisticated staffing solutions, PULSE offers high value specialist services to employers and candidates through their online site. Visitors to the site receive a personalised profile, advice guides and access to the iPoint system, designed to simplify the recruitment process. The site contains a series of online tools including personalised job alerts and a 'Refer and Earn' scheme, whereby associates can earn cash bonuses through online recommendations.
Commenting on the nomination, CEO of Pulse, Richard MacMillan says, "We are delighted to have been nominated for this award. We work closely with our clients and candidates to find out how we can improve our services and have recently introduced Web 2.0 technologies to make the site more user friendly. More than 2,000 people register for work on pulsejobs.com and we consistently come top of the league for health and social care staff searching for jobs. This nomination demonstrates our ability to use our web presence to develop relationships with job seekers and clients, wherever they are in the world."
The NORA awards celebrate excellence in online recruitment and received over 63,000 candidate nominations, across the ten categories. The awards are judged by an independent panel of recruitment experts and the winners will be announced at the annual awards ceremony on November 19th 2008.
For more information or to organise an interview, call Kellie Reed or Susanna Loughnane at Octopus Communications on 0845 37 00 655
Notes for editors:
PULSE is a leading health, scientific and social care and staffing business. With extensive UK and international operations, PULSE places specialist professionals in temporary and permanent jobs, world-wide. PULSE is ranked in the top three by market share across each clinical discipline, and has a developing reputation in the social care and scientific sectors. With a projected turnover for 2008 in excess of £140 million and demonstrating significant year on year growth, PULSE is currently the fastest growing company in its sector.
For more information on the awards please visit http://www.alljobsuk.com/awards.