What You Say
"I worked with James on a number of occasions throughout my career, he was always available at short notice and asked insightful questions at briefings which allowed him to put forward good candidates who understood what we were looking for and were also a strong fit to the company. I would recommend working with James and he provided a range of candidates over a number of different roles"
"James always took a thorough brief of what we were looking for and had a great understanding of the market place, including advice on relevant salary guides. James was a pleasure to deal with and I would highly recommend him to any client and candidate as being honest, reliable and knowledgeable."
"I just wanted to take the time to say that I'm very grateful and appreciative for yours, Darren's & Stephen's support with our positions. They're not easy roles to fill, and considering we're in Cardiff and you're in London, I'm very happy with the service so far."
"After meeting Paul for a first interview it was clear he was a passionate and resourceful Managing Director who prided himself on working shoulder to shoulder with his recruitment team. - Matt Smith "
"Pauls attention to detail, market knowledge, decisiveness and leadership are first rate core values that gel the business together and motivate me to strive for excellence at all times. Paul is not an Managing Director who presides over his business from an ivory tower; distant and aloof, he is an integral cog and part of the team."
"When you've worked in the recruitment business for as long as I have, you really know your part of something special when you work for someone like Paul Mersh. I have been part of the cer Financial team since 2014 and have never felt so inspired to drive a business forward as I am now. - Surjit Ghag "
"Paul's vast experience within recruitment and the financial services industry is demonstrated every day through his actions and the actions of his employee's. I cannot recommend Paul highly enough as a strong leader and motivator and it has been a pleasure working with him for the last two years. "
"Paul's enthusiasm and passion for Recruitment is infectious. He is a highly effective man manager and will always strive to get the best out of the people in his employ. "
"Spencer filled out Head of compliance role with an excellent candidate. His service delivery and knowledge of the compliance market was fantastic."
"Steve Coffey has filled our last two fund accounting roles. He has a great pool of available candidates. We enjoy recruiting through him.
"Dave Hasset has filled our last three operations roles. His all round knowledge of operations and the recruitment process is excellent."
"Recruitment agencies are heavily populated in the City area, and given that, I feel cer have been the most professional and I will definitely be working again with David in the near future. "
"I had a really positive experience with CER and got on really well with Dave right away, he really understood what I was looking for and what roles would be suitable for me, he also gave invaluable advice throughout the entire recruitment process that helped me feel at ease and confident for the interviews. - Dave Hassett "
"Great to finally meet an experienced recruiter, who actually listened, understood and installed me with confidence that they will provide us with the candidates we need. - Darren Winter "
"David was extremely professional throughout the interview process. The service I received was excellent, with consistent communication. It was a pleasure to work with David and I would definitely recommend him to my colleagues."
"I have known Spencer for some time now and continue to be impressed by his professionalism and knowledge of the financial services industry. "
"Since joining with cer and being introduced to David Hassett, I can without a doubt say it has been a pleasure. David has given a great deal of his time to help me and find a suitable role that matched both my skill set and industry experience."