A Chesterfield recruiter is celebrating being named best in her field.
CK Group consultant Vicki Walker has won two of the coveted REC’s Institute of Recruitment Professional’s awards which recognises excellence in recruitment.
Vicki, senior recruiter for CK Science, was named the winner of the Permanent Consultant of the Year award.
Her skills were then further cemented when judges awarded her the ultimate accolade of Recruiter of the Year.
Liam O’Connell, operations director and founder of CK, said: “Vicki is one of the hardest working members of the CK team. She is a very dedicated and popular member of the team and has excellent relationships with her clients who both like and trust her. I know everyone at CK would agree that she is a worthy winner and we are immensely proud of her win.”
More than 500 people attended the awards ceremony, which was hosted by Newsnight presenter Jeremy Vine at the London Marriott Hotel.
Vicki has a First in chemistry from Sheffield University and a diploma in recruitment practice. She started working for CK Science in 2010.
She has also promoted recruitment as a career to science graduates at the Sheffield University Science Fair and the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Chemistry World Jobs Live.
CK Group brings together three divisions of CK - CK Science, CK Clinical and CK IT.