Phil Salton | Founder and MD at Solid Recruitment
After leaving School, Phil spent 6 years as a Military Policeman in the Royal Air Force. The majority of which was based in Northern Ireland. After leaving the military life, Phil decided to move into a very different arena and started a career in sales within the Financial Services sector. He enjoyed a lot of success and ended up working for one of the Largest privately owned Banks in the UK as one of their top Sales Managers.He eventually decided to make the move into Recruitment sector, where he has practised for the past 25 years.
Phil has primarily recruited within the Sales and Marketing and Commercial sector and recruited across the UK. He has worked for a variety of clients both local and national, and in a range of industries from IT to farming! In his spare time he enjoys cooking, reading, socialising with friends and family, good food and fine wine.
Amanda Bailey | Head of Commercial and Technical Recruitment
Amanda has worked in the recruitment industry for over 15 years, having spent her initial years in specialist recruitment in London. After spending some time, as an Operations Manager, hiring her own staff, she moved back into working in recruitment; managing a team of consultants within commercial, industrial and technical sectors supplying permanent, contract and temporary staff.
Her ethos is to provide a first class recruitment service; meeting the clients’ expectations exactly. Ensuring she spends the time not just understanding the role requirements and person specification, but also the company culture in which the person(s) must fit. In addition, providing an exemplary level of customer service and communication during the process is also key to the success of her career.