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Meet Our Team

We love what we do and we do it with passion

Jo Wilkinson, Managing Director

Also known as “The Boss”.

Jo has over 18 years recruitment experience, many of them at SLT/SMT level, and has hands on knowledge of most recruitment industry sectors.

Bucket full of enthusiasm, total commitment and an enviable ‘Can Do’ attitude has enabled Jo to secure, maintain and develop long term business relationships, PSA’s and supply contracts with SME’s and Multi Nationals alike.

Loves: Family time, sunshine holidays and a challenge!

Hates: Hangovers, people who ‘can’t be bothered’ and anything with more than 4 legs!

Andy Barber, Senior Consultant

Also known as “Anj”

Andy has been with City & Nationwide Recruitment since April 2017 and has built up an extensive understanding of many diverse job roles and their requirements during this time. Andy has a comprehensive knowledge of the fleet and motor trade, which proves to be invaluable within his role supplying staff to the transport industry. Andy has a passion to succeed in whatever he does and strives go the extra mile for both customers and colleagues.

Loves: Mountain Biking, Fast Cars, Window Ninjas and eating

Hates: White chocolate, Slow cars and jogging

Sue Groves, Account Manager

Also Known as “Our Mom”, Sue has excellent and very useful knowledge of Business to Business sales and client / customer relations having, for several years, headed her own internal sales team.

Her “back office” accounts experience comes from her time working within the regional office of a very well known high street bank.

Sue is an important point of contact for all of our clients and of course our lovely workforce, however she is feared in the office for her ‘mother knows best’ clip round the ear!

Loves: Cats, Caribbean holidays and anything containing alcohol!

Hates: Getting up early, a half empty glass of wine and cheeky kids!

Lorraine Rathbone, BDM

Also known as Loz or the Crazy Cat Lady !

Lorraine has a vast amount of all round Sales and Customer Services experience, and that coupled with her genuine motivational skills makes her a valuable member of our lovely team.

Loz has first class tea making skill, something she tells us she learned from watching (with her nose pressed up to the window) afternoon tea takers at the Ritz in London

Loves: Aston Villa, a good drink, and dancing shoes !

Hates: Hairy spiders and rude people !