Growing recruitment consultancy win much coveted award

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A leading recruitment consultancy has won a prestigious business award after displaying impressive growth over the past 12 months.

Kettering-based Wills Consultants scooped the Silver Award for High Growth at the SME Northamptonshire Business Awards on Thursday night in a glittering gala ceremony.

The talented team were recognised for the impressive way they have contributed to employment growth in the last year, after increasing its own staff headcount by 133% in the last 12 months, from three people at the start of 2022 to seven today – and the company is still hiring.

Recently, the company has expanded into a second office to accommodate staff growth and the judges were impressed by their achievements and plans for further success.

Wills Consultants Ltd, which is run by husband-and-wife team Simon and Nikki Wills and specialises in the engineering, finance and accountancy industries, was also shortlisted in the Service Excellence category.

Nikki Wills said: “We were absolutely delighted to be winners at the SME Business Awards on Thursday night, taking home the Silver Award for High Growth Business of the Year. It is a fantastic achievement, of which we are very proud, and we enjoyed celebrating as a team. We would like to say thank you to the judges and a huge congratulations to all the winners and finalists on the night.”

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