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Paul Clayton promoted to Principal Consultant

  • Publish Date: Posted over 4 years ago
  • Author:by MERJE

MERJE is excited to announce the promotion of Paul Clayton to Principal Consultant following an incredible personal performance in 2019. Paul's success has come from building strong and long-lasting relationships with his Clients, delivering their recruitment needs by identifying high-calibre Candidates and providing an efficient service in a transparent and honest manner. In addition to the promotion, he was also awarded the inaugural Outstanding Performance of the YearAward in recognition of his achievements in 2019.

Paul Clayton recieving the Outstanding Performance of the Year Award
​in December 2019

Paul, part of MERJE’s high-performing Compliance and Risk Management team in Manchester, joined in 2014 as a Resourcer and through his hard work and dedication received three promotions in relatively quick succession. During his career with MERJE, Paul has developed an excellent understanding of the Financial Services market and his expertise and dedication to providing a high quality service has seen him enjoy year-on-year success.

Speaking about his journey with MERJE, Paul said, “When I joined the business in 2014, I had no prior recruitment experience but was keen to learn and develop my career in an environment that would both support and challenge me. Over the last six years, MERJE has provided me the perfect platform to grow my recruitment knowledge and expertise in the area of Compliance and Risk Management. The business has grown and evolved significantly during my time here which has been exciting to be a part of. I’ve genuinely loved every minute of the past six years and look forward to what the future holds.”

Richard Abelson, Managing Director, said, “It has been a joy to see Paul flourish as a very effective recruiter. His work ethic, output, sense of commerciality and the constant development of his skills has set the template for other Consultants at MERJE to follow. We are delighted to announce his promotion to Principal Consultant and look forward to seeing how he takes his career with us to the next level”.

To contact Paul about your Compliance and Risk Management needs, please call 0161 883 2747 or email

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