Monster.co.uk has announced two senior appointments, with Andrew Sumner taking the role of Managing Director, UK & Ireland, while Sinead Bunting has been appointed as Marketing Director.
The appointments come as Monster looks to build on its investment in an innovative range of HR and job matching technologies that enable candidates and employers to ‘Find Better’. These include its proprietary 6Sense™ semantic search technology; Career Ad Network, which enables recruiters to effectively reach passive jobseekers; and SeeMore, which enables HR managers to easily navigate numerous talent databases.
Mr Sumner brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously held a number of senior positions primarily in the telecommunications industry, including Managing Director at Reliance Globalcom, Global Sales and Marketing Director at Easynet and Sales Director at Cable & Wireless. He joined Monster as Sales Director in May 2012
With his background in sales and marketing, Mr Sumner will be responsible for ensuring Monster maintains its customer-centric approach, working to understand client needs and tailoring its services accordingly.
Andrew Sumner: “It is a really exciting time to be joining Monster. Our innovative technology and product range leads the market, while the brand is in a strong position following an effective and high profile marketing campaign, encouraging jobseekers to ‘Find Better’. I am looking forward to building on these successes in the coming months to drive growth for the business.”