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Interim Recruitment - Fine Dining v Takeaway

Simon Marks shares his thoughts on the ways in which senior managers and interims are recruited - so are we like ordering a takeway?

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Top 10 Tips to use LinkedIn more effectively

The vast majority of recruiters now use LinkedIn, so when you are looking for your next assignment it is vital to have a good understanding about how to use it effectively and how to sell yourself in the correct way. Here are our top ten tips for making the most of LinkedIn

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Top Ten Tricks used by Recruitment Agencies

Interesting take on the way many agencies  work with contractors and interims, written by Gerry McLoughlin of Contractor UK. Much to be aware of and manage.

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Future of Manufacturing Foresight report

The UK.GOV has published its Future of Manufacturing Foresight report which should be on the reading list of manufacturing and innovation leaders. We like the report and summarize it in this article and make several observations on the implications for business leaders.  This video summarizes the main points.

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Considering Interim Management As A Career Choice

Interim Management can be a highly rewarding and satisfying career choice. But what skills do you need to become an interim manager?

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The Changing Manufacturing Landscape

Thoughts from the Institute of Directors Event written by Keith Butler

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Featured Interims

Andrew  Christophers


I am an Interim Procurement Professional with over 25 years of experience gained in an array of industry sectors.

I specialise in stopping my client's spending money they don't need to and delivering real value based on business needs. I work within the organisation to establish key business requirements and have delivered £10m in  savings to client organisations in the last 7 years

I am passionate about the benefits that proactive procurement can bring to an organisation and hold the firm belief that procurement cannot be done to an organisation but must be done with the organisation. Success is not simply about low prices but it's about generating real and tangible benefits, commercial and operational.

I have worked with many organisations from SME's to large corporates either managing departments, complex sourcing projects or introducing procurement principles into organisations where they have not been utilised before. 

My company is ARC Purchasing Management Ltd, is VAT registered and fully insured.

If you feel I can be of any assistance please feel free to contact me either by phone; 07968 859405 or e-mail;

Peter  Lewis



An independent Managing Director / General Manager calibre, board level senior interim executive and business consultant. Extensive sales and marketing people expertise derived from over 30 years of hands-on national and international commercial experience “adding value” to organisations, from strategy to implementation and results delivery. An industrial consumables and branded product (B2B, B2C) commercial operations background. 4 years with De Beers (Australia and southern Africa) and 15 years with the Hoechst Group (rising to MD) based in UK, Belgium and Germany. 10 years plus of board-level appointments leading SME’s. Since 2008 an eclectic portfolio of mentoring, business development, trouble-shooting, turnaround and transformation leadership projects has been successfully undertaken. Business German, some French and a Geology degree from the University of Bristol. 


Interests / Additional Information:

Family (married to Charlotte, 2 young adult children) > sport (especially rugby & cricket) > most outdoor activities > current affairs > keeping fit > UK history & listening to music > designed and built own house & garden > keeping honey bees > local community service [NED, trustee and past President Huddersfield Philharmonic orchestral Society (5 years & for its 150th Anniversary in 2012), Yorkshire Agricultural Society Show Steward, former Association Secretary HDBKA & school governor].