Lexis Nexis, a subsidiary of the FTSE 50 RELX Group encountered a number of difficulties hiring a series of finance and technology professionals globally. They were not finding the quality of talent they needed through local sources and enlisted the assistance of JSS Search.
JSS Search successfully identified the following hires: Commercial Finance Director in Manilla; Senior Commercial Finance Manager in Auckland; Head of Global Finance Analytics in London and Senior OBIEE Developers in New York. These roles were completed despite having no local presence in the overseas territories and were a direct result of our team’s ability to identify best in market candidates.
“JSS are a true recruitment partner who succeed by taking the time to understand your business, the office culture and what you are looking for in a candidate not just for now but also helping to hire for future potential. Having worked with JSS since day 1, and many of their team for a lot longer, they have recruited for me in a myriad of locations. From Auckland to New York and Manila to London nowhere has yet to prove too far and their success has led to a Group-wide relationship across all areas of Finance, Data & Analytics and Technology.”
John Blows, CFO – Lexis Nexis
Following an extensive search and selection process, we had four candidates who were deemed appointable for the role. The successful candidate came from another charity and was a female leader and a confident Financial Controller with a positive attitude and a flexible approach. She has hit the ground running, relieving War Child of the Financial Control and team management. She has improved Finance efficiencies and internal and external relationships associated with Finance.