Mezzo Movies is a Rolls Royce backed start up SME providing in flight entertainment services to the airline sector. The CFO had a long-standing relationship with Harcourt Matthews as a client and candidate, from his time at Tesco.com, Regus and First Quench (Thresher). He left First Quench to set up Mezzo Movies with two other Directors during which time Harcourt Matthews maintained strong interest, communication and support.
The company grew rapidly and were in phase two of their development and having secured contracts with several international airlines they employed Harcourt Matthews Recruitment Co-Sourcing Solutions to integrate a virtual HR recruitment team, to source several people for their their operational management team including:
- Marketing Director
- Customer Services Manager
- Operations Manager
- Financial Controller
Our focus included the definition of business needs, understanding of company culture & individuals and the identification of the business community expectation to ensure successful recruitment of individuals for all departments and functions.
Having identified and agreed the most appropriate strategy we provided:
- Job Profiling
- Candidate Sourcing
- Response management (pre & post interview review)
- CV selection and interview
- Search and Selection
We successfully recruited the operations management team within a three month timeline. This led to Harcourt Matthews Recruitment Co-sourcing solutions augmenting recruitment activity on an ongoing basis and being retained as a service provider moving forward, covering functional areas in marketing, operations, customer services, logistics and finance.