The Freelance and Contracts division of Michael Page primarily recruits across the Marketing specialisms.

Why do businesses require interim staff?

Businesses require interim staff for a number of reasons, including
  • Maternity cover
  • Product launches 
  • Project work
  • Training / mentoring
  • New business pitching /servicing
  • Seasonal / cyclical demand
  • Temporary  to permanent
  • To bring in a 'virtual team'
  • Seasonal/cyclical demand
  • To trial a candidate without risk
  • New business wins
  • Long-term illness
  • Headcount issues
  • Campaign management
  • Secondment cover
  • Unforeseen resignation
  • Cover while looking for
  • a permanent person
  • Jury service
  • Buying in specialist skills

Why Freelance?

The reasons you may wish to freelance will depend on your personal circumstances, but may include the following:
  • Opportunity to have a career break
  • To gain new experience
  • Don't want a permanent job
  • Candidates wanting a more flexible working life
  • Earning potential
  • Able to have a career change
  • Seen as more acceptable

Our client base

Some of our many clients include:
  • Marks & Spencer
  • Walt Disney
  • WarnerBros
  • CocaCola
  • Gillette
  • Heinz
  • Unilever
  • Nestle
  • Thomson Financial
  • American Express
  • Lloyds TSB
  • UBS Warburg

The jobs we recruit are as follows:

  • Marketing
  • Public Relations
  • Direct marketing
  • Market Research and Analysis
  • Communications
  • Press Relations
  • Copy and Content Writers
  • Database Management
  • Project Managers
  • Event Specialist Managers
  • Affinity Managers
  • Media Relations
  • CRM Specialists
  • Product/NPD Managers
  • E-Commerce
  • Account Managers/
  • Account Directors
  • Sales
  • Business Development
  • Brand Managers
  • Category Trade Managers
  • Fundraisers
  • Membership Services
Our consultants have the expertise to guide candidates from all backgrounds seeking employment at different levels of experience.
View a list of our offices in the UK or call 08456 007007 for your nearest office.