Writing a Strong Supporting Statement

Many organisations in the charity and social purpose business sector ask candidates to submit a CV and supporting statement when applying for their live vacancies. These documents will be carefully reviewed and considered as part of the organisation’s shortlisting process. A supporting statement is your opportunity to demonstrate to your potential employer that you are…

To be Flexible or Not? A Different Way of Working

Following a fantastic year of negotiating, on behalf of candidates and clients, flexitime, remote working, condensed hours, working from home, part-time hours and job shares, we decided to investigate whether our experience (that more and more applicants are keen to discuss flexible working options) gels with our clients’ experience, and the experience of the wider…

Let’s Talk About Developing a Personal Brand

What does it mean to develop your personal brand? It’s more than handing out several thousand business cards with elaborate fonts to people you meet at networking events or conferences. Personal branding is important with regards to building a successful career. It’s about how you present yourself to potential clients, recruiters or anyone else crucial…

Welcome to the Longmire Recruitment Blog

We are delighted to present to you our official blog, which will enable us to share top tips for interviews and CVs, insights into the charity/not for profit sector and more!