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Professional And Executive Recruitment

Volume 80: debated on Tuesday 11 June 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many jobs have been placed with the professional and executive register nationally and in Leicester to date; in each case how many jobs were filled; and at what cost.

During the 1984–85 financial year Professional and Executive Recruitment nationally handled 19,653 orders and placed 10,763 people in work. Overall expenditure was just below £8·3 million and was more than covered by income of a little under £8·5 million. The Leicester PER office received 668 orders and made 321 placings.Since 1 April 1983, PER has operated on a self-financing basis and its operating costs are recovered in full from fees paid by employers for the recruitment services provided.