Our mission is to provide a professional 5-star service with
excellent values, honesty and integrity.

We offer a completely bespoke and personalised consultancy approach to recruitment for both candidates and clients.

We are exclusive search and selection specialists ensuring we find the right candidate to match your role, whatever it takes.

Meet the team at Avatar Recruitment

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Chris Dykes

Chris started her career in retail culminating in an operational role where she worked alongside HR both in the recruitment and training of staff. Her role gave her the opportunity to work with IT, Finance, Marketing and Customer Services, along with Distribution and HR to communicate effectively across the business, understanding the synergy required to work as a team. A change of career led her into the recruitment industry where it seemed there was a natural progression into the specialist sector of accountancy. Her strong interpersonal skills, dedication to quality service, industry knowledge, along with a successful record of recruitment and managing teams led her set up her own consultancy providing support to both clients and candidates with a personal touch and in March 2010 Avatar Recruitment Consultancy Ltd was born!


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