Richard Okolo - Director
Richard is the master of recruitment. You haven’t met a people person until you’ve met him. Charming and incredibly sincere, he is truly passionate about placing people in a job they’ll love.
Richard has a healthy obsession with football (Nottingham Forest) and is a proud daddy to two beautiful daughters and a baby boy.
Tell us one thing no one knows about you - "I went to art college."
Best piece of interview advice? “Good eye contact, positive body language and a nice smile! (And always be early)”
What attracted you to recruitment? “The opportunity to a part of a dynamic, thriving industry and meeting a wide range of interesting people.”
Best thing about starting Francis Consultancy? “Changing people’s lives! I’ve placed people 5-6 years ago, who were junior level graduates at the time and are now senior managers. Being part of that progression is very rewarding!
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Tell us one interesting fact about yourself? "I'm a DIY queen."
Best piece of interview advice? "Give interviewers what they want.
It's not enough to have a good CV and academics because it's you they're interviewing, not the paper. Maintain eye contact, do your research and show some personality! You can't go wrong."
What attracted you to recruitment? "There's never a dull day! When you work with various companies in different industries, two days are never the same. It's great finding the perfect client-candidate match."
Best thing about working for Francis Consultancy? "The FC family of course! Also, it has definitely opened my eyes to a whole new industry and introduced me to a list of clients I hadn't initially heard of; the insight you get into the recruitment process of the business world is invaluable."
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Tell us one interesting fact about yourself? "I have an identical twin sister."
Best piece of interview advice? "An accomplished CV is great but always let your personality shine through so they can get to know you. It's important to be on time and look professional - it's the first impression they'll get from you so better make it a good one!"
What attracted you to recruitment? "Working with such interesting and dynamic companies, building relationships with clients and candidates and the satisfaction when making a successful placement!
Best thing about working for Francis Consultancy? "Working with such an enthusiastic and passionate team!
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Want to join the FC team?
If you want to be part of an agency that are at the top of their game and work with several major digital marketing companies, then look no further! We're constantly acquiring new clients and therefore always have an eye out for someone with that extra special something to join us.
We’re sure that if you ask any of our candidates or clients, they will tell you that they’re experience with Francis Consultancy has consistently been a good one. This is due to our consultants and the rest of team! We ensure that all members are trained and given extra support before they begin their FC journey. In return for their hard work and dedication, we can offer a range of benefits – company phone, excellent bonuses and money vouchers (not to mention our regular FC evenings out which can involve free food and drinks!).
We are very open in regards to our candidate requirements; all we ask is that you are a graduate and have previous sales or recruitment experience.
If you want to join our team please email Richard - firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0207 384 9004 for more information.