Title: Director and Recruitment Manager for the South of England, West Midlands and Northern Ireland
Born in Northern Ireland. Karen Joined Advance Recruitment in 1997 after graduating from the University of St Andrews with a degree in Molecular Biology. Since then has recruited for all levels of the medical sales industry from graduate to medical reps, sales managers to director level.
Karen is mum to 2 teenage daughters and Sid the cat. She enjoys/endures weekly kick-boxing sessions and goes for a run daily.
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Title: Director and Recruitment Manager for Scotland, the North of England and East Midlands
Dave has been with Advance Recruitment for 14 years, and is officially still the latest consultant to be employed. He arrived straight from University where he studied Sports Science and Sociology. Between the ages of 12-15, Dave played football for Crewe. He started Karate at the age of 5 and had achieved a black belt status by the age of 10 (being one of the youngest to achieve a black belt in Shukokai at that time). Between the ages of 13-17 he fought for the England Squad and was crowned National Champion 3 times (which he doesn’t like to mention…)
Dave supports Everton FC and his idol is Duncan Ferguson. He is an American sports fanatic and follows the NY Giants, the LA Dodgers and NY Knicks. He likes his music to be guitar based especially Oasis and Counting Crows. He is a fan of all things America and his favourite destinations are New York, L.A. or San Francisco.
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Title: Graduate Manager and Resourcer
Liv joined the team in December 2012. She started off as an apprentice before moving into a resourcing role. Most recently she has been promoted to Graduate Manager looking after all the candidates looking to break into medical sales. She combines this position with her continuing resourcer role, where she searches for the best candidates and matches them to their ideal role.
Liv is a huge Manchester City fan and season ticket holder.
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Title: Office Manager
A versatile and knowledgeable office manager offering support to the sales team using over 15 years experience gained as an admin assistant, administrator and office manager. Clare has worked for Advance Recruitment for 10 years, prior to which she spent 9 years working for a leading estate agency. A big football fan, she is a season ticket holder at her local club, Altrincham FC, and an armchair supporter of Manchester City (from back when they were rubbish!). Music is a huge part of Clare’s life and she enjoys gigging, festival going and can often be found in the mosh pit (despite only being 5′ tall). She is the owner of 2 cats, Smudge and Cassie.
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