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Manchester digital recruitment

Manchester

Mancunians are many things; hardworking, lively and welcoming. Our team is no different. Since 2012, we’ve been placing great candidates all over the northwest. We’ve built up our reputation by partnering with some of the most attractive digital brands in the area. Over the last few years, we’ve invested in helping community led tech events to flourish and thrive.

Rob Sugden

Practice Director

Rob Sugden
Rob Sugden

Rob Sugden

Practice Director

Expertise: Senior Appointments

Location: Manchester

Rob is ECOMs Director for Manchester. He leads our teams across the North & Midlands operating in Digital Tech, UX & Design, Product & Project and Marketing & eCommerce. He’s had over 15 years of recruitment experience in Manchester, building an extensive network. Over the years Rob has created a reputation for working with the best candidates and the most interesting companies! He’s passionate about Manchester’s digital scene and has loved being part of its ever evolving journey. Outside of work when he’s not spending time with his family, he can be found Rock Climbing or enjoying Manchester’s amazing music scene.

E: rob.sugden@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0033

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Joe Parker

Managing Consultant

Joe Parker
Joe Parker

Joe Parker

Managing Consultant

Expertise: Dev / Tech

Location: Manchester

Joe has worked at ECOM since 2012, he’s one of the founding members of the Manchester team and has progressed all the way from Junior Consultant to Managing Consultant.

As a Managing Consultant, he’s responsible for both leading a team of recruiters and helping Manchester’s most recognisable tech brands to build their own software engineering teams, with a focus on modern Microsoft, JavaScript and Cloud technologies.

E: joe.parker@ecomrecruitment.com T: 07949 226 127

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Deke N’zeeb

Principal Consultant

Deke N’zeeb
Deke N’zeeb

Deke N’zeeb

Principal Consultant

Expertise: Marketing / e-Commerce

Location: Manchester

Deke N’zeeb is our Client Services Consultant at ECOM covering Account Management, Strategy/Planning and Business Development - he works with the top Digital, Creative, Media & PR Agencies in the North West. Deke joined ECOM early in 2018 after a successful stint at a competitor, before recruitment he was in a Sales & Support role at the UK largest Student Accommodation providers, he has seen some things….and can tell some stories…..His ability to support and sell is the perfect springboard into recruitment. His laid back persona hides his fierce competitive streak that can be seen on a weekly basis at Curry Club which Deke takes very seriously, if there is an office cooking event the silent assassin always strikes.

E: deke@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0009

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Tommy Wilson

Principal Consultant

Tommy Wilson
Tommy Wilson

Tommy Wilson

Principal Consultant

Expertise: Dev / Tech

Tommy has 6 years experience in contract recruitment across the UK & Europe. As a Principal Consultant he’s responsible for helping Software Engineering teams deliver on their business requirements by finding the best contract and interim talent. With a focus on the placing Software Engineers and DevOps/Cloud professionals.

E: tommy.wilson@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0012

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Gareth Pike

Software Engineering Recruiter

Gareth Pike
Gareth Pike

Gareth Pike

Software Engineering Recruiter

Expertise: Dev / Tech

Location: North West

Gareth Pike is a Principal Consultant at ECOM who specialises in the Software Engineering sector across the North West of England. This is Gareth’s 14th year in the recruitment industry so he has definitely been around the block! Over the past 5 years he has focussed on helping organisations with their recruitment of Open Source software engineering candidates, predominantly across the Java, PHP and Python technology stacks. Gareth graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a degree in Information Technology Systems which has definitely helped him throughout his IT recruitment career. In his spare time Gareth has a very busy family life being the dad to two sports mad young boys Leo & Zac, which involves lots of homework duty and being a part time football coach! Aside from family life his other major passions are following Man United FC where he is a season ticket holder and raising funds for Motor Neurone Disease which is charity close to his heart. Gareth feels integrity is one of the biggest things people should demonstrate in and out of working life and prides himself on this.

E: gareth.pike@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0042

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Nic Wylie

Recruitment Consultant

Nic Wylie
Nic Wylie

Nic Wylie

Recruitment Consultant

Expertise: Design / UX

Location: Manchester

Nic Wylie is the Manchester UX permanent consultant, who works solely with UX designers, UI Designers & User Researchers. He joined the business in January 2019 after 18 months’ previous experience in recruitment. Nic has a love for gadgets and pretty much anything that involves tech. When not in the office you can normally find him attending one of the many UX meetups trying to take in as much information about the market. Before recruitment Nic managed gastro pubs in West Sussex, so has a love for food and can be easily persuaded to have the odd beverage or two.

E: Nic.Wylie@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0043

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Arun Dey

Delivery Consultant

Arun Dey
Arun Dey

Arun Dey

Delivery Consultant

Location: Manchester

Arun joined ECOM in December 2020 as a Delivery Consultant. He has over 6 years’ recruitment experience, including over 4 years’ recruiting software and technology professionals across the Manchester tech market.

As a Delivery Consultant, Arun finds DevOps experts for both new, exciting start-ups and some of the region’s most recognisable brands.

E: arun.dey@ecomrecruitment.com T: 0161 237 0017

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Joe Shannon

Delivery Consultant

Joe Shannon

Josh McLean

Principal Consultant

Josh McLean
Josh McLean

Josh McLean

Principal Consultant

Expertise: Dev / Tech

Location: Manchester

Josh has worked with ECOM since 2021, he has joined with 6 years’ experience recruiting in the Software Engineering space.

As a Principal Consultant he’s responsible for helping experienced software engineering professionals find new permanent roles in Manchester with a focus on Web, Mobile, Digital and Social technology.

He supports the growth of Manchester’s most recognisable tech brands build software engineering teams with a focus on modern Microsoft, JavaScript and Cloud technologies.

E: josh.mclean@ecomrecruitment.com T: 07971 678 296

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