Sam O’Neill – Senior Finance Broker at Clifton Private Finance

Hi, I’m Sam a Senior Adviser at Clifton Private Finance. Through the Venture Graduate Scheme we appointed our first Graduate, Fergus as a Trainee Finance Broker. Fergus is now a Fully Qualified Broker, as well as a valued colleague and friend. The Venture Graduate Scheme is “easy” “If it aint broke, don’t fix it! More […]

Chris Hodge, Senior Business Partner – Recruitment, Pobl

Why did you decide to get involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme? The scheme has an established network in a ready-made large candidate pool. So Pobl knew that this would be the only source we would need to find the right people for our roles. Why should other businesses consider taking on a graduate through […]

Gethin Worgan, General Manager, FSEW

Why did you decide to get involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme? I got involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme as they offered to help me define graduate roles and assist me with the selection process. Why should other businesses consider taking on a graduate through the CCR Graduate Scheme? Others should utilise this as […]

Michael Bailey, Business Intelligence Manager, Bron Afon Housing

Why did you decide to get involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme? There were a few main reasons we looked at the graduate scheme.. The first being cost, as with everything at the moment we are looking for ways keep costs down so we can spend money where it is needed. Using the CCR graduate […]

Rhiannon Newell, HR Officer, Monmouthshire Housing Association

Why did you decide to get involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme? To access a wider pool of candidates with the right skills and knowledge required for our graduate opportunity. To access the expertise of the CCR Team The availability of the ILM qualification and network support from the USW cohort. Why should other businesses […]

Paul Hudson, Principal Ecologist, Acer Ecology

Why did you decide to get involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme? I got involved with the CCR Graduate Scheme as they offered to help me define graduate roles and assist me with the selection process. Why should other businesses consider taking on a graduate through the CCR Graduate Scheme? Others should utilise this as […]

Athensys

Formed in 2019, Athensys is a Cardiff-based tech company which has a simple mission – to improve the collaborative delivery of major projects. With extensive experience and pioneering software, Athensys enables commercial teams in large organisations and government departments to better comply with their contractual obligations and extract more value from working on substantial, complex […]

Carl Waters, Finance and Operations Director, Kontroltek

Kontroltek – an industrial repairs solutions provider headquartered in Bridgend. Kontroltek commenced trading with 7 employees back in 2012. They now employ 66 people and were recognised as one of the Fast Growth 50 companies in 2017. They are one of many organisations in the CCR who are doing their very best to maintain business […]