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Sam Smitten-Downes


360 Recruitment Consultant

+44 (0)1925 907053

My story

When did you join First?
August 2019.

What experience do you have?
I have 15 years recruitment experience predominantly in the technical/engineering areas but also cover commercial positions. I have placed candidates within the Power Generation, T&D, Manufacturing and general service industries.

What are your key responsibilities?
I cover the full recruitment cycle. Developing existing clients, networking for new clients, then sourcing candidates for active vacancies within those businesses.

What did you want to be when you grew up?
Footballer, Rock Star, Wrestler. These rotated in preference depending on what mood I was in.

3 things you love?

My wife, sports and playing Football Manager.


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