Spencer Ogden LtdSpencer Ogden Ltd
Spencer Ogden is the global energy, engineering and infrastructure recruiter of choice. By providing end-to-end full project lifecycle services across many sectors, we are able to offer a 360-degree service to our clients. With a strong presence in all the major energy, engineering and infrastructure hubs and a network of international offices, we are strategically placed to accommodate the needs of our clients and candidates.
With vast knowledge and experience within each sector of the market, we represent many professionals at all levels, and recruit for clients on a global scale within:
• Oil and Gas
• Power Generation
• Built Environment
Recruiting is Spencer Ogden’s sole focus. We strive to deliver the best quality service to both candidates and clients by having invested in the best - people, infrastructure, services and training.
- Name: Ash Alwis
- Role: Recruitment Consultant
- Joined: 2015
- University: Middlesex University
- Name: Max Nicholson
- Role: Principle Consultant
- Joined: 2015
- University: University of Brighton
Training & Profiles
Entry into Spencer Ogden begins with a thorough corporate induction. This 1-1 introduction enables all new employees to understand the global framework of the business versus its team.
At Spencer Ogden, we offer a world-class 12-month training programme to all of our entry-level recruitment consultants. This stringent curriculum begins with a concentrated two-week modular training programme. It is a blended programme that mainly consists of L&D delivered facilitation, live activities, scenarios, manager interaction, competition days which all lead towards completion of stage one. All consultants are provided an SO development book which is a tool that is utilised consistently throughout the year, to ensure manager and individual are able to effectively track progress of learning and achievements.
As medium sized agency, Spencer Ogden offers un-paralleled progression opportunities, where senior management actively encourage staff to seek out promotion. Consultants are provided with a clear career development plan that visibly outlines what individuals need to achieve their next promotion. Several graduates have gone on to run their own departments in SO’s offices around the world.
In 2016, the company launched its SO Global Mentoring programme, which is a proactive initiative that provides mentees the opportunity to discuss their development with someone other than their Manager.
Trainee Recruitment Consultant at Spencer Ogden Ltd
I had an interview with the internal recruiter after my assessment centre. I was asked why I chose their company and if I had applied elsewhere. I came back the following week for a telephone test and a few more interviews with my current manager and
Do I need a degree to be considered for a job at Spencer Ogden?
No, we do not assess candidates based purely on their education. Spencer Ogden places greater emphasis on individual traits and potential.
What sort of people succeed at Spencer Ogden?
People with a good attitude, excellent work ethic, and drive have the potential to succeed at Spencer Ogden.
Once I have sent my application, what are the next steps?
If your application is successful, you with be directly contacted by our internal recruitment team. If you do not receive any correspondence within one week, please contact us.
What is the interview process?
•First Stage: Our internal recruitment team will set up an initial telephone screening with you to gain a greater understanding of your availability and level of commitment
•Second Stage: You will be asked to attend a Assessment Centre
•Final Stage: You will be invited back to our office to meet with Sales Manager
How long does training and support last?
Your training will last throughout your career at Spencer Ogden. From trainee to director level, Spencer Ogden is committed to providing continuous learning and development support.