Costain is an innovative and highly successful smart infrastructure solutions company with a turnover in 2017 of over £1.7bn. Engage was chosen to supply Costain’s UK operations with a Vendor Management System (VMS) to deliver improvements to the supply chain management of its UK contingent workforce. OBJECTIVE Like most major engineering firms, Costain has a significant contingent workforce sourced through a roster of agency suppliers. It had identified the following issues with the way in which these workers were engaged and the costs managed.
Phoenix Resourcing Services Ltd (PRS) is a leading UK recruitment agency specialising in Facilities Management and Technical candidates. Established in 1999, they operate from offices in Southampton, London, Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow. OBJECTIVE Engage was selected by the Executive Board of PRS to provide extensive Agency Back Office across their UK network. The objective was to reduce overheads, improve efficiency and deliver a better service to candidates and clients. SERVICES DELIVERED
Premier Group is a one of the UK’s fastest growing recruitment businesses specialising in IT, Engineering and Media. Established in March 2000, they operate from offices in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Reading. OBJECTIVE Premier Group approached Engage with a brief to put in place systems to improve efficiency and deliver a better service to candidates and clients. SERVICES DELIVERED