Amazing Prospects Ltd

Amazing Prospects Ltd

Cambridge search and selection professional agency, helping Tech companies grow and generate more income. Partnering with amazing Cambridge Technology companies and the very best local talent. Start-ups, scale-ups & SME's. Tried, tested and proven, worked in upturns and downturns. Live talent pools ready for Software, Web, Testing, SysAdmin, DevOps, UI/UX, Embedded, Electronics. #MachineLearning #AI #DeepLearning #IOT.

Address: St Johns Innovation Centre, Cowley Road, Cambridge
Postcode: CB4 0WS
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.amazingprospects.co.uk

Adding value not noise to the recruitment process since 1999.
Successfully partnering Cambridge Tech companies to secure the best new talent which is not always available by traditional methods. 

It is no longer about sticking an advert on the web and hoping for the best! 
I work in close collaboration with employers to define a job description. Then find that person. 

There are many different ways I search for applicants including:
- Expansive pool of connections I have helped over the years 
- Technology and business networker
- Data Mining
- Comprehensive understanding of the emerging technologies
- Industry and Community Websites 
- Full access to online CV search databases
- Advanced in house search engine
- Business network of highly skilled professionals
- Utilising a team of in-house researchers
- Social Sourcing

Together, we will get the job filled. 

Where do you want to be in 2018: A ride up Pound Hill

Where do you want to be in 2018: A ride up Pound Hill

Are you feeling underpaid in your current role?

4 February 2018Read in full

9 skills all JavaScript developers must have on their CV

9 skills all JavaScript developers must have on their CV

With the boom in jobs for developers in Cambridge, a post on what skills JavaScript devs should have on their CV would seem to be quite apt.

1 February 2018Read in full

Where do you want to be in 2018?

"Good teams become great ones when members trust each other enough to surrender the Me for We" ... Phil Jackson

16 January 2018Read in full

Recruitment consultants and HR – a match made in heaven?

Recruitment consultants and HR – a match made in heaven?

Mark Ashton of Amazing Prospects explains how a HR or Hiring Manager can get the best from a recruitment consultant, in order to achieve a nice zen-like working relationship that will last and stand the test of time...

5 January 2018Read in full

swan beside the River Cam

Five ways to make sure your CV gets you through the screening process

How can you make sure your CV sails through any automated checks? Mark Ashton of Amazing Prospects describes the top five things to include to ensure your CV gets you through the initial screening process.

14 December 2017Read in full

14 questions for interviews – from the essential to the eccentric

14 questions for interviews – from the essential to the eccentric

Having worked for a long time in the UK Technology recruitment sector, Mark Ashton of Amazing Prospects has come across a fair few stories in his time. Here, he's put together a lighthearted list of some of the best and worst interview questions that he's heard about, from both HR managers and candidates.

14 November 2017Read in full

Why jobs in the Cambridge technology sector are booming

Why jobs in the Cambridge technology sector are booming

There is good news for anyone in technology and who is looking for a job in Cambridge; we have the second highest paying technology jobs in the entire country. Tie this in with the lower cost of living in Cambridge compared to London, and you’ve got two very good reasons why getting a job in the technology sector in Cambridge is appealing to more and more people who work in the tech sector.

11 October 2017Read in full