Award Categories

Recognition, Credibility & Prestige

The TIARAs highlight excellence, innovation and growth in the recruitment sector across 16 award categories

Cost of entry: £175 + VAT

Entry Guidelines

To increase your chances of being a finalist or crowned a winner:

  • Carefully read the questions and criteria in each entry form
  • Provide all relevant and up to date company information
  • Complete your entry in plain text Word format (NOT PDF), do not include any pictures, charts or graphs, and keep to the word limit
  • Use testimonials, data or brief examples to support your answers
  • Pay your fee of £175 + VAT per entry by the deadline of 22nd May. Only paid for entries will be submitted for judging. Contact christine@talint.co.uk to pay by invoice or credit card*
  • Once your entry is complete, please email it to kirsty@talint.co.uk and alex@talint.co.uk.

*Please note that POINTSIX members qualify for discounts on entry fees and dinner places

The Categories

The Recruit Ventures Group Back Office Team of the Year

  • This Award recognises an exemplary team within any back-office function that has enabled or best supported growth, innovation, or performance.

The SOURCEBREAKER Client Service Award

  • This award recognises excellence and collaboration in the delivery of talent acquisition project or ongoing campaign.

The Tech Transformation Award

  • This award recognises the best use of technology in a recruitment company to gain a competitive edge based on a measurable improvement in candidate experience, client service, and employee engagement.

The Fore:Two Group Candidate Service Award

  • This award recognises excellence, innovation and impact in the way candidates are sourced, managed, and supported to ensure the best outcome for candidates.

The Diversity & Inclusion Award

  • This Award recognises the commercial and cultural impact of policies and initiatives to promote greater diversity and inclusion for their employees, clients and candidates.

The Innovation Award

  • This award recognises the best examples of innovation and improvement that have had an impact on the business, its market sector, or the wider industry.

The Marketing Campaign of the Year

  • This award recognises the best end-to-end marketing initiative that can demonstrate excellence and innovation in conception, execution and results.

THE CLEARWATER Growth Recruitment Company of The Year

  • This award recognises an impressive track record of sustainable growth in sales, profit, headcount, and client base.

The 6CATS International Recruitment Company of The Year

  • This award recognises those who have demonstrated sustainable growth in international sales, profit, headcount, and customer base.

THE GRANT THORNTON Specialist Recruitment Company of the Year

  • This award recognises market leaders in a niche sector who can demonstrate the best growth, depth of knowledge, and differentiation from competitors.

The Parasol Temporary Recruitment Company of the Year

  • This award recognises financial and market growth as well as excellence and innovation in sourcing, supporting and placing the best candidates.

THE Best Recruitment Company to Work For (£5m to £20m)

  • Open to any recruitment company with a UK net fee income between £5m and £20m, this award recognises employers of choice in recruitment who can demonstrate innovation and impact in their attraction, induction, development and retention of talent.

The Access Group Best Recruitment Company to Work For (£20M - 50m)

  • Open to any recruitment company with UK net fee income between £20m and £50m, This award recognises employers of choice in recruitment who can demonstrate innovation and impact in their attraction, induction, development and retention of talent.

The Access Group Best Recruitment Company to work for (£50M+)

  • Open to any recruitment company with UK net fee income of £50m and above, this award recognises employers of choice in recruitment who can demonstrate innovation and impact in their attraction, induction, development and retention of talent.

The Mishcon de Reya Recruitment Leader of the Year

  • This award recognises a visionary recruitment leader who has achieved exceptional growth, pioneered transformational improvement - in their business or industry – and inspired the highest levels of engagement and performance from their people.

The Saffery Champness Hall of Fame Award

  • This award honours an individual with a distinguished career in the recruitment sector who has had a major impact on the industry and achieved exceptional success as a business leader.
  • Previous recipients of this award include: Anne Heraty, `Anthony Martin, Denis Waxman, Sir Alec Reed, Terry Benson, Bill Bottriell, Russell Clements, Julia Robertson, Tim Watts, James Kilbane, Jerry Mason, Brian Wilkinson, Gary Ashworth, John Rowley, and Irene Marvin.