30th June 2017

Robert Walters wins Best Use of Social Media at Global Recruiter Industry Awards

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Robert Walters has won the prize for Best Use of Social Media at the Global Recruiter Awards 2017.

The judges named Robert Walters the winner due to our coordinated social media presence, innovative campaigns and huge increase in social media followers.

"Our social media presence is a key part of our strategy to engage our audience," said Stephen Edwards, CMO for Robert Walters.  

"Connecting with employers and professionals around the world to connect the right candidates with the right job is at the core of what we do, and social media is an increasingly important part of this."

"It's an honour to have our social media strategy celebrated with an award win like this, and I'm hugely proud of our team who are responsible for designing and delivering our campaigns."

This success helps to reinforce our status as one of the most active recruiters on social media, alongside being named one of the top 3 most socially engaged recruiters by LinkedIn.

Robert Walters beats rivals to claim the prize

Robert Walters was shortlisted alongside Antal International, Drivers Direct Recruitment, Montreal Associates and Randstad UK.

The Awards Ceremony was held at the Cafe De Paris in London, with guests from across the recruitment and headhunting industries in attendance.


For further information, please contact:

Rum Gill
Senior PR Officer
T: +44 20 7509 8178