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“Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader,
success is all about growing others”
Jack Welch

Your Next Leadership Opportunity

Welcome to King Executive and your robust 4-stage leadership assessment programme. It’s designed to define your requirements, create a tailored executive search, and complete a full executive assessment and profile.

Every professional deserves the advice of a trusted partner throughout their career. At King Executive, we provide a premium level of service across the board, from mid to senior level professionals.

We take the time to get to know you and discover your strengths.

This allows us to find the right opportunity, for you.

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The King Executive Method

Defining your requirements

Working in partnership – Building a relationship of trust and defining your career goals and aspirations

Active or Passive – Whether your career move is now or in the future, we listen

Advice – Acting as your sounding board, expanding your network and offering advice

Behavioural interview

Behavioural assessment – Latest tools and personality testing to ensure we find the right opportunity for you

Business culture fit – Understanding insights and synergy to certain business cultures and senior management teams

Coaching & Feedback – Offering you the opportunity for 360 degree evaluation

Executive assessment

Profiling – Compiling an accurate profiling brief that showcases your key attributes and mindset

Expertise – Full analysis of your background, experience and achievements

Skills – Assessing your unique strengths, weaknesses and how you can add value

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Tailored search

Your candidacy – Representing you effectively and confidentially

Clients – With an extensive South West client base, we make relevant introductions to companies that will take your career to the next level

Proactive – Last year, 30% of our hires were from proactive introductions

Why choose the South West?

We work with professionals in the Southwest and the active relocation market.

  • Thriving business community with Director and C-Suite salaries rising competitively every year
  • It’s a dynamic landscape, from ambitious startups to SME’s through to PE & VC backed businesses and PLC’s
  • Work-Life Balance is high on the agenda. With lower house prices, less commuting, great schools and wide open spaces – it’s a well sought after region
  • 50% of professionals we place every year are from the relocation market
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King Executive Women

King Executive Women is a brand new women-only group, focusing on talented women in the workplace and encouraging businesses to understand that women are born leaders. Our approach is to champion change and to help position the very best women in high level roles.

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Knowledge and Insights

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Will 2021 really see a war on talent?

MISCONCEPTIONS We hear it all the time....But aren't there lots of candidates out there....? It's going to be easy to hire, I'll just put out an advert and have lots of applications right? Actually, mainly wrong but partly right. If you are simply looking for somebody in Customer Service, you will probably have lots of choice. However, if you are looking for…

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How to ‘stand out’ and win your next job opportunity

How to stand out from the crowd and win your next job opportunity. Yes, it’s an obvious statement but the UK jobs market has been hit hard. Recent research by McKinsey says that 7.6m jobs are at risk in the UK and that is set to rise. And, in the last couple of weeks alone, we’ve seen a steep rise…

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Should they stay or go? – The Counter-Offer

Should you make that counter-offer? It’s a reality of running a business or managing a team, your star performers think the grass is greener, your specialist staff are the target of head-hunters and your managers may be tempted by the next 'startup' business opportunity. Sometimes, them leaving will suit you and sometimes it won’t. Typically, it won’t suit you if the…

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6 Ways to Maximise Your Executive Job Search in 2021

With 80% of Executive jobs never getting advertised, engaging a pro-active approach is vital to securing that next strategic career move. 1) Network, Network and…Network With a whopping 60% of jobs landed via ‘own network’ it really does support the old adage “it’s not what you know…it’s who you know” Networking can open up opportunities for jobs that aren’t advertised.…

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5 Great Strategies for Remote Leadership

King Recruit explores 5 great strategies for leading remote teams during the Covid-19 crisis and beyond Whilst some companies have been managing remote workers for years, the majority of business owners have been plunged into the depths of managing remote teams for the very first time - and whilst we are all facing new working norms that may apply for…

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