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For some time now, security in the Internet of Things (IoT) has been extensively discussed by concerned industry professionals but has yet to really ...
User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) designers’ have always rendered their roles vital to any technologically-driven organisation as they ...
Big data and other data technologies have long been pivotal in Singapore’s development within our financial services industry as we gradually ...
With the goal of a smart nation, Dubai has strategized to capitalise on its Young Emiratis who are said to possess immense power in developing ...
Dubai, one of the world’s most connected city aims to be at the forefront of not only pioneering but transforming the city into one of the smartest ...
With the announcement of the new VAT rollout of 5% taxation, businesses can expect to start registering as early as 1st October this year. With 2018 ...
Huxley Japan, part of the SThree Group participated in an interview with Japan's largest Human Resource magazine. This interview introduced three ...
The dynamics of banking in Singapore have transformed rapidly with increasing demands for better and improved services. With the constant struggle in ...
With headcount and budgetary approval increasingly harder to attain, this results in a supply of contract jobs as compared to permanent ones. And ...
With one in six employees across the UK suffering from stress, anxiety or depression, how is this problem being addressed in the workplace?
Can Women within Technology succeed? The best Tech departments are those with diversity. Women in the team matter, female leadership and ...
We’re proud to announce that our Hong Kong team for Huxley, part of the SThree Group, made the list of ‘Best Companies to Work For’ in Hong ...
What is the diversity outlook in Singapore now? Singapore is known to harbour one of the most tech-savvy population today with its success to emerge ...
A couple of days ago, our Hong Kong team moved into a brand new office! Our local team from Huxley are now renting a space from ‘WeWork’ which ...
At a senior level, there are far fewer females than males in the banking and finance sector. In recent years, more companies within the sector are ...
Hong Kong Women in Recruitment (HKW) is an independent networking group founded in 2017 by a group of recruitment business leaders here in Hong Kong ...
Hong Kong is currently facing skill shortages in various industries and the technology sector has been one of the country’s biggest concern. The ...
As industry experts, our recruiters help take their candidates' careers to the next level. Melanie Ip and Vladimir Baskov, Senior Recruitment ...
Huxley Australia was shortlisted as one of the finalists for Specialist Recruitment Company of the Year at the 2017 Recruitment International (RI) ...
The UK government recently released a report, introducing their Digital Strategy to support the FinTech industry in the UK. The report looked at how ...
Hong Kong currently ranks 37th among 97 countries in the Open Data mention – behind Singapore who ranked 23rd, the other regional hub for Asia ...
Data talk is an inescapable one in this information age and the APAC region has been riding on this trend. From mining and scouring through ...
We are delighted to announce that Huxley Singapore won an award for Best Client Services at the Human Resources Asia Recruitment Awards 2017. The ...
The rapid growth of technology globally has resulted in new challenges across a number of industries. As a result, new positions seem to sprout up - ...
A change in your career is one of the biggest decisions you can make, whether you’re moving away from a large company or returning to work after an ...
Across Australia and New Zealand organisations are increasingly aware of the importance of reward packages when it comes to retaining their current ...
Huxley Australia had the privilege to contribute to Global Recruiter’s ANZ article on the reward packages behind the best candidates in the ...
The modern business world is ruled by data. Ensuring your company’s ideas and financial information are safe is a critical element in any good ...
We hear from Huxley Partner Dr. Ami Fakey on her experience of mentorship and how to maximise the mentor/mentee relationship.
Business transformations were a key factor in business success for 2016. Companies across Australia transformed their businesses through massive ...
Are you looking for a new challenge after a break from your career? Or do you know someone close to you who is thinking of returning to work who has ...
Jacquelyn Vinnedge, Principal Recruitment Consultant at Huxley Australia shares her experience on recruitment and how it has evolved over the years, ...
“Innovation is at the core of every large organisation’s strategy in 2017 and beyond. Digital disruption is often seen as the forefront of any ...
The recruitment industry can be a difficult market to break into and that’s why Huxley - part of the SThree group has made serious investments ...
Banks across Australia are facing a serious risk analytics shortage - especially when it comes to hiring credit risk quantitative modellers. This has ...
The general outlook for the financial industry in Hong Kong has been looking slightly bleak in 2016 although optimism for the market can be spurred ...
SThree have partnered with QDOS to bring an innovative offering to the market with Status Review, our determination assurance tool.
SThree have partnered with QDOS to bring an innovative offering to the market with Status Review, our determination assurance tool.
Data Science, is the Buzzword killing the possibilities and its future? One of the main specialist areas within Huxley recruitment in Australia is ...
SThree, the parent company of Huxley, announced its 2016 annual results recently with CEO, Gary Elden OBE, pleased with the Group’s performance ...
Huxley Singapore conducted an interview with Ken Chia, an experienced Banking Risk and Assurance Manager with a 15-year track record across law ...
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We are pleased to announce that one of our highly talented employees succeeded at last week’s European Women In Sales Awards 2016. Nikki Richards, ...
Singapore FinTech Festival – Is Blockchain a disruptive technology? During the FinTech Festival in Singapore last month, Huxley attended the ...
Huge congratulations to our Hong Kong team for winning ‘International Recruitment Company 2016’ at last week’s Recruitment International Asia ...
At the upcoming Women in Sales Awards (WISA) Europe on the 8th of December, two of our talented employees will be attending having been shortlisted ...
SThree and our nine specialist brands play an integral part in supporting the talent pipeline for our clients who operate in life changing ...
In partnership with Association of Cryptocurrency Enterprises and Start-ups Singapore (ACCESS), Huxley in Singapore interviewed Anson Zeall, Chairman ...
We are delighted to announce that SThree, parent company to Huxley, were recently awarded the APSCo award for Excellence for Diversity and Inclusion. ...
The general outlook for the financial industry in Singapore has been looking slightly bleak. With slowing global growth that potentially affects ...
As the search for the best talent continues to adapt with changing times, Kelly McCarthy, Fintech and Digital Talent Partner at Huxley Banking and ...
Coming from the tech world, the financial sector might not seem as attractive an option as bean-bag hang-out zones, free lunch and flexi-time, but ...
As we go through the mid of Q3 in 2016, the Front Office and Buy Side has witnessed significant movements within the industry such as the acquisition ...
With the third quarter of 2016 in progress, Huxley Banking & Financial Services discusses the current state of the compliance market within Asia ...
Whilst the insurance industry has always been about gathering data to calculate risk premiums and process claims, never before has it been able to ...
Not since the advent of the World Wide Web has something come along with the potential to dramatically transform the way we do things. Not, that is, ...
The Internet of Things is the latest in a long line of technological developments to be embraced by the insurance industry, but is perhaps the most ...
Huxley plays an integral part in helping our clients find the right talent for their business, particularly those involved in the fields of science, ...
People strategy is key to the success of every organisation. Having a people strategy that includes diversity is part and parcel of most corporate ...
A review of the global FinTech landscape  Recruitment prospects across the FinTech sector are steadily increasing as banking and financial ...
Huxley Banking and Finance is proud to announce success at this year’s Women in Sales awards ceremony, which took place at the Intercontinental ...
In any business, going the extra mile is going to produce the best results. At Huxley Banking and Finance, we seek to do just that. One of our ...
In 2016, the private banking scene in Singapore has witnessed a series of events such as the sale of Barclays Wealth to Bank of Singapore and the ...
In the past, if you asked graduates which industry offered the highest salaries, they would most likely have answered banking, followed by law and ...
Front office roles are no longer the only ones where employees can receive large salaries in the banking sector.
The Banking Industry is constantly evolving, in the last decade alone banks have had to come through the global financial crisis, the great recession ...
According to a survey of more than 200,000 business students in 30 countries published recently by the accounting firm Deloitte, attitudes towards ...
Banking jobs are down in the UK. With every month comes a headline announcing the latest swathe of job cuts by a UK bank: RBS to cut almost 450 ...
As of January this year, insurers have been officially bound by Solvency II, a new set of rules that dictate how insurers should be funded and ...
Financial services are reaching a point of crisis. Fintech is now the fastest growing sector in this industry and, according to a report by PwC, more ...
A career insight piece by Huxley Banking & Financial Services. From your covering letter and CV to your first interview, your job hunting ...
Starting a new job search can be a daunting prospect, especially if you’ve been in your current role for a while.
What’s the secret to networking properly? A question that many find themselves asking the night before a big event. With so many professionals in ...
You’ve trawled your way through the vastly competitive jobs market, impressed at the interview and gone on to get the job. After congratulations ...
There’s an apocryphal story that has been bandied about for years, about an interview where the interviewer asked a candidate: “Do something to ...
Waiting for a response to a job application can be a soul destroying experience. Even more so when you've applied for multiple roles but still your ...
Looking for a career match this Valentine's? Play the job hunting game like you do the dating one and the perfect match could be just around the ...
An interview is a bit like a dating site: the questions asked are designed to figure out if you are compatible with that company. In a job interview, ...
Wanting a new job is one thing. Landing the right one is quite another. This is especially true if you work in competitive market. Even in a buoyant ...
Stress is a fact of modern life: a direct result of more technology and less time. Before the computer, the mobile phone, the instant access to ...
The jobs market has changed considerably over recent years. With increased competition for many job vacancies it’s essential that your CV shows you ...
As the world becomes increasingly technology-dependent, it comes as no surprise that the financial industry is also starting to utilise ‘big ...
Does anyone even remember a business landscape before the internet? Was there really life before Twitter and Facebook and LinkedIn? These days, an ...
When you come to write or edit your CV it’s important to work out what approach suits you rather than following and abiding by every piece of ...
Everyone’s CV credentials differ, so why stick to a traditional chronological CV, when perhaps a skills-based approach would suit you better? ...
Recruitment is all about selling. Whether you’re a recruiter, a candidate or an employer it’s all about marketing yourself as strongly as ...
So you’re over the first major hurdle: you’ve got an interview. Now the work really begins. Don’t be tempted to wing it on the day. The more ...
As a recruitment agency specialising in healthcare, engineering, oil & gas, life sciences, ICT, banking and many more besides, we’ve seen our fair ...
A chronological CV, that lists your employment and educational history in date order, is an excellent way of showing your career progression and ...
It’s not just your CV that needs to do the talking when applying for a new job. Your covering letter can be your foot in the door; it’s your ...
As you spend hours carefully crafting your CV, you might be horrified to learn that many hiring mangers spend just 10 seconds deciding whether to ...
Most job adverts request you send your application form, or CV and covering letter, to a designated contact who’ll be receiving scores of others. ...
Job interviews can be a daunting prospect – and not just for those hoping to land the job. Recruitment is a time and resource-intensive process and ...
The New Year is approaching and it’s the perfect time to take a long hard look at where you are in your career. Whether you have your sights set on ...
Making diversity part of your business strategy and vision can be a challenge, whether it's adopting flexible working or having a hiring strategy ...
More than three quarters of employers think that the economy is improving, albeit at a slow pace. As a result, almost all employers plan to either ...
In a crowded and competitive jobs market setting yourself apart from other applicants and getting noticed is becoming all the more important. One ...
When was the last time you updated your CV? Weeks, months – even years - ago? If you have an out of date CV lurking in your computer files then ...
What you choose to wear to a job interview can seriously impact whether you’re hired or not. Turning up to an interview for a financial advisor ...
Recruitment agents and potential employers receive scores of applications for every job they advertise, so it’s essential your CV makes you stand ...
As premier Banking and Finance recruitment company Huxley celebrates 20 years of recruiting excellence SThree CEO, and co-founder of the brand, Gary ...
We’ve all been asked the ‘strengths and weaknesses’ question at interview. Accepted wisdom tells us to extol the virtues of the former and put ...
Over the last few years, most service-based industries have been adapting the way they work to incorporate digital and mobile technology, and finance ...
Last month, six brokers found themselves in a UK court answering charges of conspiring to manipulate the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR, the ...
Emotional intelligence is not a prerequisite for success. Some very successful people aren’t particularly good at dealing with others. There is ...
October 2015 will be remembered as the first official state visit by China to the UK in 10 years, and while many things have changed on the world ...
Have you ever had to work with someone so awful that you were left scratching your head as to whether they were actively trying to disrupt your ...
We’ve all come across toxic people who have a nasty habit of making you feel inferior or manage to effortlessly sabotage your every move, when all ...
It takes a certain type of person to be an entrepreneur, yet there are no specific rules about the kind of venture they can turn their attention to ...
There is no one-size-fits-all solution for success. It comes in many forms and every route to achieving it is different.
A bad boss can have a significant impact on your day-to-day working life as well as your career in the longer term. Whether it’s a chaotic ...
Card-counting poker players aside, memory doesn’t appear to be central to most people’s jobs. But a good memory can help you out in a thousand ...
A good meeting is a thing of beauty, a bad meeting is a waste of time for all concerned. Managed properly they can be informative, engaging ...
We look at why Denmark is proving such a popular location for technology jobs including; salary, tax benefits, social- educational- and living ...
Are you creative at work? No, we’re not asking if you’re a dab hand at watercolours – we mean are you a creative thinker? Do you problem-solve ...
Some things in life are easy to measure, while others are a bit trickier. We’re not talking room dimensions or sales targets; we’re talking about ...
Negative feedback can be difficult to take but it is an important way of understanding your strengths and weaknesses while identifying opportunities ...
Be honest: did you get your promotion because of your technical skills or because of your leadership ability? Good managers ideally need to have a ...
How you behave at work can significantly impact how you are perceived by your colleagues and employers. Are you self-aware enough to know how ...
In a rapidly evolving workplace, where technology and best practice can change at breakneck speed, it’s essential that your knowledge and skills ...
A wise person once said: “All the decisions we have to make are hard, because the easy ones have already been taken,’ or words to that effect. ...
Ever increasing workloads and endless to-do lists can floor even the most efficient employee. It’s likely, however, that there will always be a ...
Although some lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people feel comfortable disclosing their sexuality at work, others decide against it ...
Networking is nothing to be ashamed of. Let’s be honest - it can be regarded by some people as a cynical exercise in shallow personal promotion. ...
Conflict in the workplace needs to be managed carefully, but it doesn’t have to be a big problem. In our conflict-averse world it can feel like any ...
So, the big interview is over and now you’re replaying every minute detail of it in your head. Did you prove that you could think on your feet and ...
Communication is a fundamental part of being human, we all do it all the time, consciously and unconsciously. We are constantly transmitting signals, ...
Robots aren't just part of factory production lines any more - they're fast crossing over into everyday life. Combined with ever-advancing ...
The average workplace is a real mix of personality types. There’s the confident, the diffident, the focused – and then there’s the resilient ...
After a summer of global economic uncertainty the UK is continuing to perform well, as recent second-quarter data shows. Britain’s economy grew by ...
We've all been there. Butterflies, nausea, sweaty palms, a sense of fear and dread. But what happens when job interviews make you so nervous you can ...
You impressed at interview, played things perfectly during negotiations and have numerous ideas for making your mark. But it's only now that you’re ...
Four months on from David Cameron’s surprise overall majority at the General Election, the upbeat atmosphere engendered by a Conservative victory ...
The objective statement on your CV is your main opportunity to grab the attention of a prospective employer. As a summary of what you can offer, it ...
Preparing for an interview can be a daunting prospect as you work through all the questions that might get thrown at you. So it’s really useful to ...
Email is an extraordinary tool that, used well, can increase productivity and promote communication across organisations. Managing it though is ...
Recruitment is all about selling. Whether you’re a recruiter, a candidate or an employer it’s all about marketing yourself as strongly as ...
It’s fair to say that however happy you are with your working life there are going to be times when you lose your spark. Maybe things have become a ...
Remember that thing that sits on your desk hiding behind a pile of paper? It’s a telephone, and back in the 20th century people used it to ...
So you’re over the first major hurdle: you’ve got an interview. Now the work really begins. Don’t be tempted to wing it on the day. The more ...
Being a good manager is a complex job, knowing how to balance the need to chase and meet targets for your boss while keeping a team happy, motivated ...
We’ve all had days when nothing has been achieved. It seems like you barely made a phone call or answered and email, well-meaning colleagues with ...
How will you spend your holiday this year? Taking a road trip with the family, relaxing around the pool with a long, cold drink to hand, or finding ...
Humans are social animals, we communicate, we share, we talk and we listen and our innate urge to do so is at the heart of the growth of social ...
Modern business is, by and large, a meritocracy. Most of the Old School Ties have been consigned to the bin as the world of work has come to realise ...
The issue of the gender pay gap remains high on the agenda for British business, not least after Prime Minister David Cameron’s recent ...
It's fair to say that no matter how happy you are with your current role, you’d probably welcome a little a pay hike. But pay rises for just doing ...
We’re the first to admit that suggesting there are things you shouldn’t say in an interview at first just seems obvious, right? Wrong, you can ...
Stress is a fact of modern life: a direct result of more technology and less time. Before the computer, the mobile phone, the instant access to ...
It’s one of those great unknowns: Do these people who’ve just interviewed me for a job really want me to turn the tables. Sure, they’ve asked ...
It’s a familiar scenario: you look good, you’ve checked your breath, your teeth are clean and you’ve turned up on time, you’re relaxed and ...
The news that the UK’s economy grew faster than was previously forecast was particularly welcome amid the gloom and worry surrounding Greece’s ...
Life’s too short for regrets so it’s always comforting to know that you made the right call at one of those crucial times in your life.
We see a new trend of traditionally selective buy-side shops hiring candidates with exclusively sell-side experience. What these candidates may ...
In May, Huxley Belgium participated in the Trends HR of the year event, at the Event Lounge in the heart of Brussels.
On the 2nd of October, the over 120 key decision makers from the Dutch financial industry gathered in the Natura Artis Magistra, the Amsterdam Zoo, ...
We are pleased to announce that Huxley Singapore has been named "Best Banking & Financial Services Recruitment Firm" by Recruitment International in ...
You’re desperate to leave your current role as the busy post-bonus hiring season comes to an end in Asia, or perhaps you just can’t get a big ...
Huxley Banking & Financial Services is proud to receive the Best Risk Recruitment company 2014 award, nominated by candidates and clients reading ...
In case you hadn't realized Today’s the day. According to efinancials' figures, Friday is the day of the week when the ratio of resume searches ...
The term ‘energy’ is often used as shorthand for gas, power and oil (and its associated products). Power is a localised product affected by ...
The gender imbalance in the banking technology field has been around for decades. Although it has been continually talked about, certainly within the ...
The one constant in the Gulf region banking sector over the last 6 years has been change. Post the 2008 global, and subsequently local economic ...
With competition in the software vendor market intensifying and the pressure to cut costs and improve efficiency within the banking industry ...
We spoke with one of our candidates for the position of senior quant, a former equity derivatives trader who has been working in the commodities ...
The concept of currency is as old as civilisation. Any culture that attained a certain degree of sophistication - ancient Greece after 600 BC, for ...
Everyone must ask themselves, "Are we protected?" The answer is not as straight forward as it used to be. The computer world has changed everything ...
We spoke with one of our candidates for the position of Compliance Officer, who previously worked at a family-owned asset management company. ...
While it may be the most common given name in the world, the global banking system seemingly can’t cope with Mohammed and its different ...
With the accretion of risk & compliance demands on the Banking & Finance industry, being a Front Office Quant no longer holds the same appeal as it ...
The asset management sector has seen a dramatic shift in regulations over the last few years, both in terms of sheer number and the preventative and ...
As an IT recruiter and manager in Chicago, one of my roles is to think about new areas of growth, as well as new markets for my team to recruit in. ...
There comes a time when everyone has to ask themselves the question: 'Are we protected?' The answer is not as straightforward as it used to be. ...
China's Shadow Banking system institutions performing banking functions without a banking licence and the possible damage it may cause to the ...
Making the move from London to Asia three years ago was one of the best decisions I have ever made for both my career and social life. I had been ...
What is a traditional move in the finance world? Finance revolves around more than making loans or buying and selling stocks. Financial ...
From the 1960s to 2005, IFRS was a constant subject of discussion in the financial services business. All professionals were debating the potential ...
Sun, sand, surf, spiders and sharks - likely the top five words used when people think of Australia; and rightly so. But it could be argued that ...
Beyond the cliché that the only constant is change, constant and rapid change has been inevitable since the global financial crisis and ubiquitous ...
Non-competition agreements have become fairly common, especially for those working in the technology and trading field. Many companies are afraid ...
It's the purple squirrel of the recruiting world. As a recruiter in the support space, I have seen a few in my time. They are a rare breed, but ...
Losing one’s job abroad can quickly bring you into a race against time. Once an employer terminates a contract or employees decide to quit, their ...
With the market starting to recover after a difficult few years post financial crises, it is interesting to reflect the new technological landscape ...
Human capital and related strategies are probably the most important aspect of management consulting – after all, where would companies be without ...
Hiring trends, salaries and a combination of HR-related activities in the banking and financial services industries are highly affected by the ...
With risk remaining at the forefront of board level consideration, a number of the world’s most prominent financial institutions have sought to ...
Before 600 B.C. ancient Greece didn't have a currency. Their payment system simply consisted of a bartering system. This means, trading goods or ...
The increased demand in hiring in the energy and commodities consultancy sector can be attributed to a number of factors.
The latter half of 2013 was a much better place for Commodities recruitment than the start.
With top financial and technology firms hungry for computer science and IT talent, the market has seen a recent strife to hire and retain the best ...