Buddy Upson – First Placement

Congratulations to one of our newest starters Buddy Upson on securing his first placement at Avanti within 13 days of starting! Great work Buddy, we are looking forward to seeing your career grow! #AvantiRec #FindDevelopRetain #AvantiRecruitment#FirstDeal #NewStarter #AvantiCareer#CareersAtAvanti #Training #AvantiLife #Success#Career #CareerDevelopment #HardWork#ITRecruitment #PermanentRecruitment

Mike Walton – Promotion to Principal Consultant

**PROMOTION ALERT** HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to Mike Walton who has been promoted to Principal Consultant! In the last 2 years your work has been exceptional, always making sure you are doing everything you can for both your clients and candidates! You posses all the best traits of a great recruitment consultant, keep working hard Mike! We are looking

Lunch Club – Orwells Restaurant

Absolutely brilliant afternoon at the Orwells Restaurant for our lunch club last Friday! Great to see so many of our employees hitting their targets and attending more and more incentives! Keep working hard guys! 🍾🏆  #HighAchievers#AvantiRec #Recruitment #AvantiRecruitment#LunchClub #HardWork #OrwellsRestaurant#Consultants #CelebratingSuccess #AvantiLife#CareersAtAvanti #AvantiCareers #Success

Marbella Holiday Incentive Qualifiers

Congratulations to our Marbella Achievers!! Well done on all your hard work guys! This holiday incentive will be brilliant and it’s great to see that we have a range of managers, consultants and trainee’s hitting the target!! We are so proud to have such a driven team!  #Marbella#Target#HolidayIncentive#AvantiRec#FindDevelopRetain#AvantiRecruitment#Recruitment#AvantiDoMarbella#HolidayTarget#HighAchievers#Holiday#AvantiLife#Marbs

The Ledbury – £500K Club

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO Luke Johnson who hit the £500K Club last month!! Absolutely brilliant achievement Luke, we hope you enjoyed your afternoon at the 2 Michelin Star restaurant The Ledbury in London!! 🏆🎉 #HighAchiever #TheLedbury #500KClub#FiveHundredClub #HightAchieverClub #WellDone#HardWork #AvantiRec #AvantiLife #Lunch #London#AvantiCareers #CareersAtAvanti

Newbury Races Incentive

Our team had a great afternoon at the Newbury Races yesterday! 🏇 Great reward for overachieving and hitting your targets early, well done guys! Keep up the good work! #AvantiRec #FindDevelopRetain #AvantiRecruitment#CareersAtAvanti #AvantiCareers #AvantiLife#Rewards #Incentives #Targets #NewburyRaces#HorseRacing

Lunch Club

Our team looking all fancy before heading out to Lunch Club on Friday! Well done on hitting the target guys, and well done to those who hit but couldn’t make it on the day!! Keep working hard guys! #LunchClub #AvantiRec #AvantiRecruitment#HighAchievers #HardWork #WellDone#FindDevelopRetain #Incentives #Rewards#WorkForUs #WereHiring #AvantiLife#CareersAtAvanti #AvantiCareers

World Cup – England vs Belgium

Great evening at O’Neill’s Reading for the football last night! The end score wasn’t ideal but thanks Avanti Recruitment for a brilliant evening/night!! #AvantiRec #FindDevelopRetain #Football#EnglandvsBelgium #Worldcup #Oneills #England#AvantiRecruitment #TeamEvening#CareersAtAvanti #AvantiCareers #AvantiLife

Team Incentive – Go Karting

Great Evening at TeamSport Karting yesterday for our office incentive, great work on hitting the target guys! Congratulations to the following on coming in the Top 3 in the overall race: Tyler Jenkins: 1st Place🥇 Chris Brown: 2nd Place🥈 Gary James: 3rd Place🥉 And a HUGE Congratulations to Sasha Allen on taking the “worst crash they’ve ever

Avanti World Cup Foosball Team

This couldn’t have arrived at a better time following last nights win! We can’t wait to start the Avanti World Cup Foosball Tournament! 🌎🏆⚽️#AvantiRec #AvantiRecruitment #FindDevelopRetain#WorldCup #Football #WhoseGonnaWin #Fifa#Foosball #KickOff #Games

Best Month Ever – Brandon Hussain

***ANOTHER RECORD MONTH FOR ONE OF OUR CONSULTANTS!*** Congratulations to Brandon Hussain who has managed to beat his personal best achieving his biggest ever month in May. Having only set his previous record back in November last year, his hard work and dedication is proving second to none. Well done Brandon, keep up the good

Best Ever Month – Chris Brown

MASSIVE CONGRATULATIONS to Chris Brown who within 10 months of working for Avanti Recruitment Ltd has beaten his personal best and achieved his biggest ever month in his 15-year career in recruitment!! This is a huge achievement Chris and we are glad that we get to witness your best work yet! #Record #BestEver #Recruitment #AvantiRec#AvantiRecruitment #FindDevelopRetain#RecordMonth #FifteenYearsOfRecruitment#HardWork #ContractsTeam #ITContractDivision#AvantiLife #CareerAtAvanti #AvantiCareers#WereHiring #WereRecruiting #NewCareer

Avanti Record Month

We are delighted to announce that the team has managed to achieve Avanti’s Best Ever Month in May! Congratulations to everyone involved, we are proud to have such hard working employees who are driven by both their own and team success! Thank you for all the hard work and Enjoy celebrating this Friday afternoon! #BestMonthEver #AvantiRecruitment #AvantiRec#FindDevelopRetain #Success #SuccessfulMonth#SalesRecord #RecordBreaking #TeamWork#HardWork #AvantiLife #WereHiring#WereRecruiting #AvantiCareers #CareersAtAvanti#JoinUs #WereGrowing #RecordBreakingMonth

Lunch Club – French Horn

Brilliant high achievers club on Friday with 11 employees achieving their targets and getting to go!! Thanks to The French Horn Sonning for hosting us again we had a great time!! #LunchClub #AvantiRec #Recruitment#FindDevelopRetain #AvantiRecruitment#FrenchHornSonning #HighAchievers #Food#Success #HardWork #Rewards #Incentives

Barcelona Trip 2018

This time last week we were getting off the plane in sunny Barcelona ahead of what was an absolutely epic trip!! We’re extremely proud of it to be one of the biggest Avanti holidays to date! Huge congratulations again to those who hit and got to enjoy an all-expenses paid trip! If you want to

Marbella Summer Incentive

We’re really excited that this summer we’re off to MARBELLA, another one of Avanti’s favourite holiday locations!!! Just 2 weeks into the target and a number of our consultants have already made a head start towards getting themselves on the plane! Great work guys, keep it up! #AvantiRec #AvantiRecruitment #FindDevelopRetain#Recruitment #Holiday #HolidayIncentive #Marbella#Incentives #Rewards #HighAchievers#SummerIncentive #AvantiGoToMarbella #Target#HolidayTarget

Gents Lunch Club

Another great Lunch Club on Friday at Orwells Restaurant, definitely an Avanti favourite! Great work on hitting your targets guys, keep up the hard work! #AvantiRec #AvantiRecruitment #AvantiLife#Recruitment #FindDevelopRetain #Orwells#LunchClub #HardWork #Rewards #Incentives#Targets #HighAchievers

Best Month Ever – Luke Johnson

MASSIVE CONGRATULATIONS to Luke Johnson whose performance was outstanding last month which lead him to achieve his best month to date!! He has been an Avanti employee for 4 years now and has achieved a number of successes along the way! You are a key member of the team Luke, we look forward to seeing where the

BARCELONA Holiday Incentive

We are super excited to announce that Mike Walton Tyler Jenkins Georgee Hopkins David Smith Kalina Suchenia Luke Johnson Travis Kennard have all secured their places and will be joining the Directors Gary James and Mark Simpson on this 5* trip to Barcelona where they will be staying at the iconic W Hotel. Congratulations on hitting the target guys, your hard work is really paying off. Enjoy

Lunch Club – The Woodspeen

Our team had a great afternoon at The Woodspeenlast Friday for this months Lunch Club! Great work to everyone who got to go! We’re glad you enjoyed it! #AvantiRec #AvantiLife #AvantiCareers#AvantiRecruitment #LunchClub #SocialMedia#FindDevelopRetain #Recruitment #Incentives#Rewards #HighAchievers #HardWork#TheWoodspeen #Food #WereHiring #JoinTheTeam#WereRecruiting

Happy Easter Eggs

Getting in the Easter spirit a little early! Happy Easter to our little Easter bunnies – making sure even our employees little ones feel the love! Thanks to @thorntonschocs for doing such a great job on the eggs!! Happy Easter everyone, we hope you have a great break and enjoy the chocolate! 🍫🐰  #AvantiRec#AvantiLife #Easter #HappyEaster #EasterEggs#Thorntons #FindDevelopRetain #Recruitment#RecruitmentCompany #RecruitmentAgency#EasterBunnies #SocialMedia #Chocolate#Employees

Mike Walton – Hit Barcelona Target in 5 Weeks

***EXCEPTIONAL PERFORMANCE*** Congratulations to Mike Walton who has hit the Holiday Target in 5 weeks!! You work extremely hard and we are so pleased to see the results you’re achieving. Who will be joining Mike on the plane to Barcelona? #AvantiRec #AvantiLife #HolidayTarget #Barcelona#HighAchiever #WellDone #HardWorkPaysOff#Recruitment #Rewards #HolidayIncentive#AvantiRecruitment #CareersAtAvanti#AvantiCareers #Incentives

Friday Office Lunch Club

Awesome afternoon at the office lunch club, it’s always great when the whole team gets involved! We hope you all had fun.

Office Lunch Club

FRIDAY LUNCH CLUB!! As a well done for the performance in January, our entire team is getting taken out for an office lunch club this afternoon.Well done for smashing the target guys, we love rewarding you for all your hard work!! Let’s make it a great afternoon!!!

Barcelona Holiday Target – May 2018

DAY 1 of the first holiday target of the year!! Back due to a popular demand and a company favorite, we’re off to Barcelona in May!! With consultants already making a head start, the team are working extra hard to make sure they get themselves on that plane!! WE’RE SO EXCITED AND CAN’T WAIT TO

Annual General Meeting 2017

Great afternoon at our AGM on Friday! It was great to hear from the managers and directors of the business and seeing what the future holds for Avanti. We are looking forward to the year ahead and hope that all targets that were set are achieved by the end of 2018.

The Ritz London Winner – Travis Kennard

Congratulations to Travis Kennard on winning the main prize of the December Christmas raffle! We hope you have a great time at The Ritz London when you go! Well done for all your hard work last year, it paid off!

Avanti Christmas Party

Brilliant evening on Friday! Thank you Best Parties Ever for hosting such a great party! 

Christmas Jumper Day 2017

Christmas Jumper Day 🎅🏼🎄Merry Christmas from all of us at Avanti Recruitment!

Last Lunch Club of 2017 – Orwells Restaurant

Lunch Club Fridays! Thank you to Orwells Restaurant for hosting our last lunch club of 2017! The team loved an afternoon out of the office enjoying delicious food and drink 😋👌🏼

Avanti Christmas Raffle – The Ritz London

Today we start the Avanti Christmas Raffle and we’re so excited about it. With prizes to be won everyday who will get the most tickets and win the main prize which is a dinner for two at The Ritz in London… Good luck team,we’re looking forward to see who wins what over the next month!

Chris Brown – November Jacket Incentive

Well done to Chris Brown for winning the November Jacket Incentive!

Brandon Hussain – November Jacket Incentive

Congratulations to Brandon Hussain for hitting the November Jacket Incentive! Great work Brandon!

Greg Clark – November Jacket Incentive

Well done to Greg Clark on hitting the November jacket incentive! Thank you for all the hard work you’ve put into this year, it really does pay off.

Malta Holiday Incentive 2017

Following a rocky start to the trip it’s safe to say the storm didn’t ruin this holiday incentive!! We’re glad you guys had a great time in Malta over the weekend, thank you for all your hard work gents; Mike Walton, Chris Brown, Mark Ricketts, Greg Clark, David Smith and Gary James really well deserved.  

Biggest Month at Avanti – Chris Brown

Another success story here at Avanti. Massive well done to Chris Brown for not only achieving his biggest month at Avanti but also beating the Avanti record on highest contract revenue in one month! You have already achieved so much in the last 3 months, we can’t wait to see what the next 3 months hold

Lunch Club – The Royal Oak

Lunch Club Friday! Well done to the entire team for smashing their targets last month!! We hope you’re all enjoying your afternoon off at The Royal Oak this afternoon!

Biggest Month in Recruitment – Brandon Hussain

Another record month for one of our consultants!! Congratulations Brandon Hussain for achieving your personal best in recruitment last month. We are proud to see how well you are doing and look forward to seeing your career flourish further! Well Done!

Holiday Incentive Hit in 3 Months – Chris Brown

Another stellar performance from Chris Brown!! 3 months with the business and he’s hit the holiday incentive! Well done Chris and thanks for all your hard work over the last 3 months, we are looking forward to your future with Avanti & seeing you on the holiday to Malta! GREAT WORK!

Lunch Club – Beehive

Great Afternoon with the team on Friday, trying out a new Lunch Club venue at the The Beehive! Great service and the food was absolutely to die for! Thank you to Dominic Chapman for being such a great host and posing for a photo with us!

Red Kangaroo Incentive

What an awesome incentive and what better way to end the summer league than with total wipeout? Last week we took the team to The Red Kangaroo Trampoline Park for a fun filled evening! Well done #TEAMKK for the overall win of the Avanti Summer League.

The Fat Duck

***HIGH ACHIEVERS LUNCH*** Last Thursday we took our high achievers to The Fat Duck for an experience they certainly won’t forget. Thanks for all your hard work guys, we hope you had a great time!


Our team had an awesome time at the Reading Oktoberfest on Friday! Great work on the outfits guys, we hope you enjoyed it.

Malta Holiday Target

***EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT!! – Winter Sun Holiday Target*** We’re kicking this month off with our 3rd holiday target of the year to MALTA! 😎☀️ With amazing plans being made for the trip, this will be a target not to be missed! Good Luck to our team, we look forward to seeing you there!

Great Start – Chris Brown

Great start for Chris Brown!! Well done for securing your first placement in 7 days of starting with Avanti! The IT Contract team is officially open for business, if you are looking for contractors to join your company or a new contract role then get in touch with Chris on 01184 024 664 or chris.b@avantirec.com

Welcome Chris Brown

Welcome to the newest member of the Avanti Team! Following a long standing career in recruitment Chris joins us as the IT Contract Business Manager for Avanti! Best of luck with your career with us Chris, we can’t wait to see what the future holds for you!

Gents Lunch Club!

Gents lunch club on Friday – Welcome to the billing club Mark, what a successful first lunch club for you! Well done guys you all worked extremely hard and a massive well done to Mike for all your hard work over the last few months the directors chair was well deserved!

Rounders Winners – #TEAMKK

***AVANTI LEAGUE*** What an exciting evening we had yesterday, with both teams going head to head, we saw some real competition out on the field! As always there could only be one winner though, so well done to everyone on #TEAMKK for taking home the victory!

Henley Regatta Incentive

Our guys and girls looking dapper at Henley Royal Regatta on Friday!! Well done again to everyone who hit their targets, superb work!

Team Building Evening!

Team Building Evening last night! Thanks to everyone who made it – We had a really great evening of food, drinks and dancing!

Barcelona Trip 2017

WHAT AN AMAZING WEEKEND IN BARCELONA! With endless sun and laughter this will be a weekend our guys & girls will never forget!

Promotion to Business Manager – David Smith

Congratulations to David Smith on his promotion to Business Manager! David has been with Avanti for 5 years & has been extremely successful in his career to date. David joined as Trainee Recruitment Consultant in 2011 after graduating from Uni & progressed through the business with promotions to Consultant, Senior, Principal & Team Lead where

Avanti St Patricks Day

Happy St Patrick’s day from all of us at Avanti. Today the team dressed up in green to support charity, what a great day it has been!

£250,000 Club!

Well done to the newest members of the £250K Club! We’re glad you had a great time yesterday!! Next stop is £500K!

Lunch Club

Well done to the guys (and Georgee) who went on Lunch Club last week! Targets are set to be hit so great work on hitting lunchy! We hope you had fun…

First Lunch Club

January proved to be a great month for some, with two of our consultants hitting their first Avanti Lunch Club! Well done Mike and Kalina

Avanti Recruitment does the ZOMBIE Experience

Well done to all of our consultants for achieving the incentive target in December! As a result of the success on Friday the 13th of January we all got to go on a ZOMBIE experience and survived the apocalypse. What a brilliant incentive to have gone on, the entire evening was full of fun and

Top Permanent Biller Award – David Smith

Congratulations on winning the Top Permanent Biller Award at our AGM today! David has worked extremely hard in 2016 which has resulted in him winning the title. Keep up the good work David, let’s hope 2017 is an even better year for you!

Avanti Christmas Party 2016

Our annual Christmas party took place in Mya la Carte this year where our consultants got all dressed up and taken to the number 1 restaurant in Berkshire. We got to witness one of our consultants drawing out the winning ticket in our December raffle and he won a weekend stay & an evening meal

Welcome Kalina Suchenia

Welcome to the team Kalina who joined us today as the Internal Recruiter for Avanti! Kalina comes from a background of doing Internal Recruitment for another agency. We look forward to working with you!

Summer Holiday Incentive – Marbella

Congratulations to 6 of our consultants who worked extremely hard to hit the summer incentive target and got jetted off to Marbella for 3 days in the SUN! Well done guys, hope you’re having a great time!

Henley Regatta Lunch Club

We love celebrating success here at Avanti! Congratulations to 4 of our consultants who worked extremely hard to hit the latest Lunch Club incentive and had the chance to get all dressed up and go to Henley Regatta where they enjoyed an afternoon of drinks in the sun! Well done guys!

Promotion to Senior Consultant – Jamie Francis

Well done to Jamie who got promoted to Senior Recruitment Consultant today after being with the business for only a year and a half!

Promotion to Senior Consultant – Steve Johnson

Well done to Steve who got promoted to Senior Recruitment Consultant today after being with the business for only 2 years!

Promotion to Senior Consultant – Samuel Lilley

Well done to Samuel who got promoted to Senior Recruitment Consultant today after being with the business for only 2 years!

Welcome Travis Kennard

Travis joins Avanti today as a Senior Recruitment Consultant with vast experience within the recruitment industry! Welcome to the team Travis, good luck with your career at Avanti!

Promotion to Team Leader – David Smith

Well done to David who got promoted to Team Leader of the Permanent IT Team today after being with the business for almost 5 years!

REC News

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Merry Christmas from all the team at Avanti

Everyone at Avanti hopes you enjoy this festive season and have a great time whatever you are doing. Avanti will be closed as usual between Christmas Eve and New years day but our online services for contractors are still in place and further details are included below. You will find the log-in for our online

PC shipments to see ‘most severe yearly fall on record’

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British firms eye up nuclear manufacturing

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2013 – Avanti team grew by 135% and now a rebrand!

Avanti has not only just been through massive changes this year but were not planning to stop. With our Central Reading office doubling in size and having a constant staff intake we felt like a refreshing rebrand was what we needed.  This month Avanti has updated our website and now also has a new and