Newcastle Recruitment Group Continues Its US Expansion with Tampa office opening
Newcastle-based technology recruitment specialist, Frank Recruitment Group, has opened a new US office in Tampa, Florida.
The opening has seen over 100 jobs created in the Tampa area, ahead of the official launch on June 4. The global firm’s presence in the Sunshine State the group’s sixth US hub, joining Philadelphia, Dallas, San Francisco, and two offices in New York City, following an earlier recruitment drive.
James Lloyd-Townshend, chief executive officer at Frank Recruitment Group, said: “We’re very proud to open a new office location in Florida.
“Tampa is a great location due to a fast-growing technology workforce and a millennial population looking for exciting career opportunities. It’s a fantastic location, and we’re excited to bring the best local talent on board to help us build our presence in the Americas.”
The team in Tampa will focus on the delivery in the NetSuite, Microsoft Dynamics, and Cloud recruitment markets, and will be recruiting for a multitude of jobs ranging from graduate-level roles to experienced sales and recruitment professionals positions.
Continued expansion into the US market has been incredibly positive for Frank Recruitment Group, with the firm reporting continued 40% year on year revenue growth and being recognised as the fastest growing recruitment consultancy in Europe.
“We’re excited to have Frank Recruitment Group opening an office in Tampa,” said Mayor Bob Buckhorn, City of Tampa. “They recognise that this city is becoming a magnet for some of the best talent in the country, and that the potential for growth here is outstanding. We thank them for choosing Tampa and wish them a prosperous future in this market.”
Tampa is fast becoming a major player in the technology landscape, with recent figures showing a 55% increase in the total tech workforce between 2011 and 2016.