As an REC member you are part of this strong and vibrant community. Thank you for your ongoing support.
"The future is bright for recruitment and the REC is here to help recruiters seize the opportunity!"
CEO, Recruitment & Employment Confederation
Watch our animation to see what we delivered on behalf of our members and the recruitment industry.
Almost double that achieved in 2017
which provided member support and guidance during 2018
Collectively employing over 3.2 million staff
Withtotal turnover for businesses in the sector rising to £35bn, we also saw the REC return to operating profit by adding over 400 new corporate members.
Our performance was built on a simple formula – putting members first. During 2018, we offered best-in-class support to recruiters on key issues like GDPR, campaigned effectively on concerns like delaying IR35 changes and celebrated the sector in the media, to Government, and through the IRP Awards.
It’s a privilege for me to lead a superb team at the REC, who are completely focussed on the success of members.
Our influence and reach helps us to represent your voice.
Including trade and national media outlets
Including 4 on BBC Breakfast
Our events, support and resources give your business practical guidance - so you can focus on making your business a success
were dealt with by our Legal helpline and customer contact teams
of the REC website during 2018
Including webinars and our annual IRP awards 2018
The REC continues to improve industry standards through compliance and drives industry professionalism through career development and training.
to support our members through the test
Delivered at member offices throughout the UK
Delivered up and down the country
through the Institute of Recruitment Professionals