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Posted about 2 years ago by Clare Bumford
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I'm excited to have recently joined the Pitch team to head up our dedicated Freelance/Contract recruitment service. 

Having specialised in marketing & creative freelance recruitment in London for the last few years I've got a huge amount of experience in building freelance communities across all disciplines; creative, digital, marketing or PR.

So, whether you need a few days’ support or longer term cover, we're able to access a wide range of talented marketers and creatives looking for freelance and/or fixed term contracts, which means that if you’re suddenly in need of that last minute designer, or looking for a marketing manager to cover a maternity contract, we’re here to help. 

If you’re looking for a specialist recruiter to partner with for your freelance requirements, please do get in touch; we’d love to hear from you and help you to establish a pool of trusted candidates.

Working with us for your freelance and contract requirements, you’ll benefit from:

 

  • One simple point of invoice: we manage all pay

  • Online timesheet portal: simple & efficient sign off and submission

  • Guidance on day rates & overall contract costs

  • Reduced costs: our system often enables overall costs to be reduced

  • Reduced risk: we remove the hassle and ensure freelancers are fully compliant with legislation

 

If you have any questions about the who, what and where of recruiting and working with freelancers, get in touch today; we’ll happily provide any advice you need.

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Christmas and New Year is a wonderful time. It's also a time when many people start thinking about new opportunities and new challenges. We've writ...

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Top Ten Most Common Interview Questions 

Do you have an interview looming in 2017? Or perhaps you intend on brushing up your interview skills in preparation for #newyearnewyou and refreshi...

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Is your folio ready for the new year?

Before the internet shook the industry up, designers had to produce a printed portfolio to tout in the hope of an interview. These days nearly ever...

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Returnships help women back in to work after a career break

Here at Pitch we’re passionate about cultivating talent and retaining it long term, so the idea that anyone needs to choose whether to have a caree...

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Career planning – it’s time to take stock

As the year draws to a close, it’s only natural to sit back and take stock, reflecting on life’s changes. Spending more time at work than we do any...

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Top 10 things NOT to include on your CV

Are you giving yourself a fair chance when it comes to job hunting? We see all kinds of faux pas on CVs/portfolios from the relatively minor typos,...

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Eight interview tips – for the interviewer

There’s a myriad of articles about interview tips, etiquette and the like out there all geared to the interviewee and how they should prepare and c...

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Achieving Your Potential with Bloom in Birmingham

Pitch were honored to host the very first Bloom network event in Birmingham at our offices, on Wednesday 9th November. With almost 30 in attendance...

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What Do Interviewers Discuss When You’ve Left the Room?

We talk to candidates following interviews every day. It’ll come as no surprise that the number one anxiety post interview is “did they like me?”. ...

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Working well – don’t overthink it

It’s universally acknowledged that healthy employees are happier. They also happen to be 20% more productive than their counterparts. Recent years ...

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10 killer questions to ask your interviewer

“Do you have any questions for us?” For many interviewees, this question comes as a huge relief; an acknowledgment that they’ve made it through the...

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Brand New B-Hive Website

​We talk about B-Hive quite a bit on our site but, in case you aren’t aware, we run a non-for-profit scheme for current university students and rec...

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Workplace Distractions and How to Overcome Them

There are certain aspects of office life that are to be expected; noise from coworkers, phone calls, meetings etc. While unpreventable at times it ...

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Prolific North Top 50 PR Agencies 2017

Pitch are proud to sponsor the annual top 50 PR Agencies in the North as released by Prolific North. The table has over 200 PR agencies apply each ...

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Prolific North Awards 2017 Video Interviews

During the Prolific North Awards, we were fortunate enough to get to speak to representatives from three different companies up for an award. Josh ...

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My journey: deconstructing a career in recruitment.

Six years ago I joined small recruitment business with huge ambitions. That ambition proved infectious and six years later I now sit here a Directo...

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CIPR Awards North West - it's a wrap!

Pitch have been a long term partner of the CIPR Midlands and were delighted extend our relationship to the North West by sponsoring the PRide Award...

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Pitch's 12 Days of Wisdom

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Achieving Your Potential with Bloom in Birmingham

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Proud first time sponsors of CIPR PRide Awards North West

Pitch has had a long standing association with the CIPR and we were delighted to extend this to sponsoring PRide Awards North West for the first ti...

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Pitch have been bzzzy – B-Hive 2017 is here

Rebooted and revitalized, B-Hive is back for another bumper year of unearthing the Midlands’ top student talent. Pitch have been busy presenting th...

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Working well – don’t overthink it

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The Drum Network launches ‘Create Britain’

The Drum Network (TDN) has launched a new initiative ‘Create Britain’ that aims to show the world that Great Britain is still open for business, de...

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Bursting with North Western (CIPR) PRide!

The CIPR PRide Awards recognise the outstanding work that PR practitioners have been delivering for their clients and in-house employers, across th...

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Demand is growing for temporary workers. Here’s why.

As a specialist recruiter in the marketing/comms, digital and creative sector, we are seeing a marked increase in the demand for permanent talent, ...

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