Gleeson Homes and TribePad building jobs across South Yorkshire

Two successful Sheffield-based companies are working in collaboration to promote job vacancies across the North of England.  The new partnership is between Gleeson Homes, a low cost housing regeneration specialist and TribePad, an award-winning recruitment software provider.

Gleeson Homes specialise in purchasing brownfield sites and transforming them into brand new communities of semi and detached homes, which are priced to suit local people and aimed predominantly, at first time buyers.  Following a period of rapid expansion, Gleeson are now focussed on building their workforce to achieve their ambitious growth plans. They currently operate from 10 area offices across the North of England and are working to increase their output to 2,000 new homes per year within the next five years.

Gleeson launched their new careers site today and are recruiting for Site Managers, Land Managers, and Quantity Surveyors across Yorkshire and the North of England.  The new recruitment platform powered by TribePad, makes it easy for candidates to find and apply for roles by location, position and salary, using mobile devices. This is a vital requirement now that more than 75% of job searches are done on mobile phones and tablets.

Chris Bell, Recruitment Manager for Gleeson Homes said, “Gleeson Homes are expanding across the North of England and TribePad provide an excellent platform for us to manage our recruitment by bringing the right people into our business. We are delighted to be working closely with a local organisation.”

Neil Armstrong, TribePad’s Commercial Director said, “Sheffield has always been our home, so we’re delighted to have been appointed by Gleeson Homes.  It’s an honour to be supporting the growth of such a strong local business which is creating jobs, building communities and improving lives.”

TribePad, who also work with global brands including Tesco, KFC and the BBC, have a clear mission to reduce the cost of finding the best talent for a role, whilst making the recruitment process simple for both recruiters and candidates.  They employ 32 people at their Sheffield HQ based at the Innovation Centre, and has grown revenues by more than 35% in the past year after a string of new client wins.

TribePad’s award-winning software is used by more than 12 million people, in 12 languages across 120 countries.