Established in 2000 in London, Purple recruits across the creative industries handling client services, creative, creative services, project management, digital including UX, social media and technology roles. Our impressive client list includes most of the leading advertising, design, integrated, publishing, and digital agencies. Increasingly we are also providing recruitment consultancy services direct to brands.
Ultimately Purple Consultancy want to give you give you the best opportunity to get that job and creating a kick ass portfolio is a great place to start. Matt Nudds, is Director and Head of Creative here at Purple, a design graduate with 10 years’ experience in the creative industry his knowledge is extensive. He understands the needs of agencies and brands as well as what they look for when recruiting talent. Matt will be speaking at this year’s Designers Fiesta event on Friday 12th September and you are invited to come and join us! His talk will focus on how to create a kick ass portfolio, which will explore the content, flow and relevance of each folio piece and explore the ways to make your work stand out!
Tue 02 Sep 2014
More and more creatives are now working from home or "contracted hours as opposed to permanent placements. While there are many hardships in the freelancing creative business, there are a lot of opportunities. So make sure you know the do's and don'ts before you embark on a freelance career.....
Mon 11 Aug 2014
A new curriculum comes in next term where children will start learning to write code when they enter school at the age of five, and will not stop until at least 16, when they finish their GCSEs.
Thu 17 Jul 2014
Purple want to ensure that our candidates are the most talented in the market which is why we have paired up with Academy Class to offer a range of free webinars and discounted training courses.
Thu 10 Jul 2014
For anyone not yet familiar with the world of Instagram, it is simply a a free photo app that allows you to take pictures, customize them with a range of filters to transform the look and feel. Launched almost 4 years, this photo app exploded onto the scene and today has around 200 million monthly users.
Mon 19 May 2014
The market is saturated with recruitment agencies competing for candidates, all who promise to get you the best job! So how can you separate the good from the bad, and who will be the best match for you and your job search?
Tue 06 May 2014
If you have ever been asked to “tow the line” or bring your “A- game” then you have witnesses the barmy language of buzzwords.
Tue 29 Apr 2014
Video content to be released as part of an overhaul of Purple’s brand and marketing activity.
Thu 13 Jun 2013
The old breed of recruitment agency, the breed that used to pass on CVs un-qualified, is dead (or at the very least dying).
Fri 26 Apr 2013
Purple, the leading recruitment consultancy for the creative and media industries, has had another successful year at the MARAs with wins in three categories at this week’s awards’ ceremony.
Fri 30 Nov 2012
The challenges for suppliers and partners in a sector that is evolving so quickly.
Thu 15 Nov 2012
Skinny Cubs showcases alternative new talent in the creative industries during Cannes Lions Festival week - and they are sponsored this year by Purple
Fri 15 Jun 2012
Campaign created to support National Thrombosis Awareness Week 2012, 8-11 May
Wed 02 May 2012
Purple Social to provide recruitment consultancy around social media roles
Mon 04 Jul 2011
Purple, the leading recruitment consultant for the UK creative sector, has made two new appointments – one on its design agency team and one on its digital team.
Wed 23 Feb 2011
Purple, the leading recruitment consultant for the UK creative sector, has appointed Graham Symon as a new Digital Creative Consultant on its team.
Thu 14 Oct 2010
Purple, the leading recruitment consultant for the UK creative sector, has made a significant number of hirings, signalling a cautious sense of optimism as 2010 progresses.
Tue 29 Jun 2010
Purple, the leading recruitment consultant for the UK creative sector, has appointed David Finlay in the role of Resourcer.
Sun 28 Mar 2010
Purple, the UK's leading recruitment consultancy for the creative sector has bolstered its digital creative desk with a new appointment
Wed 07 Oct 2009
Purple introduces a 'payback' scheme for client referrals - a recruitment industry first
Mon 07 Sep 2009
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