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Planning & HR specialists join Blayze Group Manchester!
Posted on Nov 09, 2015

Planning & HR specialists join Blayze Group Manchester!

Specialist Property and Construction recruiter Blayze Group continues to strengthen its position as market leader with the addition of Town Planning and Human Resources to their portfolio.

Blayze Group already provides bespoke recruiting services across the major industry sectors - Design & Technical, Sales & Marketing, Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Interiors & Graphic Design, International, Technical Surveying & Project Management, Construction, General Practice and Business Support. 

Blayze Group is pleased to welcome two experienced professionals to the Manchester team to help complete their recruitment service provision to the Property and Construction market. 

Vicky Hughes, Town PlanningVicky Hughes - Head of Town Planning

Vicky Hughes joins Blayze Group as Head of Town Planning, and will be helping clients recruit planning professionals from graduates to director level.

With over 15 years’ experience in Planning Recruitment, Vicky offers an unrivalled service and knowledge of the market to Blayze Group clients. 

Should you require assistance with recruiting Town Planning staff or if you are looking for advice on how to advance your career, call Vicky on 0161 618 1393 for a confidential chat or email

Louise Ellis, HRLouise Ellis - Head of HR Recruitment

Louise Ellis joins as Head of HR recruitment, and brings over 10 years’ experience in the UK HR market to the Blayze Group team. Louise will be sourcing Human Resources and Learning & Development professionals up to director level. 

She will also be lead support for Blayze Group's Talent Programmes UK wide. 

HR is a key component of every organisation, so sourcing and retaining the 
right talent is critical. At Blayze Group our HR specialists work together with our experts from other Property and Construction sectors to ensure we source the best talent with the best cultural fit for your organisation.

As well as sourcing talented HR Professionals at all levels, Blayze Group can work with your HR department to develop new and creative recruiting solutions tailored for your organisation.

Louise can be contacted at the Manchester office on 0161 618 1394 or by email at

These new additions reinforce Blayze Group's philosophy of providing unrivalled expertise within their specialist consultant teams. 

Understanding the industry and the market in addition to client requirements and candidate aspirations is what makes Blayze Group's recruitment services to the Property and Construction sectors unique.

Laura Padgett, Blayze Group Associate Director said:

“Blayze Group is delighted to have both Vicky and Louise on board to help strengthen our position in this competitive market. We are passionate about providing the very best service to our clients, whether through our recruitment services or our unique Talent Programmes which support the retention of talent within our clients’ businesses. We are very excited about our future in the North West and across the UK.”

Should you require assistance with recruiting Town Planning or HR Staff or if you are looking for advice on how to push your career in Property and Construction forward, call Vicky on 0161 618 1393 or Louise on 0161 618 1394 for a confidential chat.

For more information about Blayze Group's specialist recruitment services and Talent Management programmes, visit or see the Blayze Group corporate brochure.

See the full press release on the Blayze Group web site.


Laura Padgett, Associate Director, Manchester – 0161 6181391 –
Harvey Gretton, Managing Director –
Vicky Hughes, Town Planning -  0161 6181393 -
Louise Ellis, Human Resources - 0161 6181394 -

Blayze Group London – 0207 5935470

Blayze Group Manchester – 0161 6181018
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I was taken back how consultative Blayze Group’s approach was; their focus on the details of my skills and experience was meticulous. They carry a lot of weight within their sector and employers seemed to recognise that Blayze work with a different echelon of candidates.
Ben Jones, Senior Quantity Surveyor