A recruiter from Southampton has been shortlisted for a national award that recognises the industry’s unsung heroes.
Hayley Packham, a Senior Manager at Ocean Village-based Procurement Heads, will compete against six other recruiters for Onrec’s Unsung Hero of the Year award, which take place at London’s Leonardo Royal on 5th March.
Hayley said, “I couldn’t quite believe it when I heard I’d been nominated for the Onrec award, but I’m delighted to be recognised in this way.”
Hayley has eight years of experience in the recruitment industry and joined Procurement Heads in 2018.
Rupert Gaster, Founder and Director of Procurement Heads, said, “Hayley has been integral in developing the company’s graduate scheme and, through strong mentorship and support, has been able to encourage and nurture new recruiters from the region into the profession and our team.”
Last year she helped the company achieve a 28% increase in year-on-year revenue.
Hayley Packham leads Procurement Heads’ Hampshire and Dorset practice, recruiting senior Procurement professionals across the region.
This includes the regional centres Bournemouth, Southampton, Portsmouth, Winchester, Basingstoke and Andover.
Typical roles Hayley recruits include; Heads of Procurement and Procurement Directors, Category Leads and Managers and Senior Category Managers.