On the banks of the River Aire lies one of Britain’s most historic and important cities – Leeds.
Rising from a small market town in the middle ages, to a flourishing cloth producer in the industrial revolution, through to today, where the city stands as an economic powerhouse.
For example, Leeds is home to the UK’s largest legal and financial centre in the UK outside of London, with the city's economy set to grow 21% over the next 10 years. Over 32,000 registered businesses are based here, along with more than 6,000 small and medium-size enterprises, which account for more than half of employment in the city.
But what is it like to recruit in Leeds? We asked Ed Sutcliffe, a Director at MET Marketing about his life as a recruiter in the city…