Case Study 1 – Office Manager for Boutique Finance House

*All names have been changed The Candidate Michelle* came from a large corporate background. Her experience was mainly in supporting large teams within large financial institutions. She came to First Recruit* looking for something similar. She was at risk of redundancy and wanted to make sure she wasn’t left without a job. She had only been with UK Bank* for 18 months so she knew any redundancy package wasn’t going to be brilliant. She had just moved into her first home on her own and needed some security around her professional life. She was doing some work on her property and didn’t need the stress of not knowing if she was going to have a job every morning when she went into the office. The Company Boux Finance* was a small boutique Asset Manager. They had been set up by Brian* who, after building up a 12-year track record…