CII & PFS CPD Event - Recruitment, Do's & Don'ts

The Exeter Court Hotel
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm (UK time)
    • Emma Warren, Managing Director, Elite Staffing Solutions

Course Overview

Insurance and Financial Services Hirers are operating in the most competitive recruiting environment ever. Not only does the profession find it challenging to find qualified individuals, the South West region has record and national lows in unemployment which compounds our problems.

This session will help those hiring in this sector to uncover some of the essential elements in attracting the candidates they want and enable them to develop an effective interview and vetting process ensuring that they are successful in recruiting quality talent and securing the people that will assist in growing their businesses.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify any gaps in candidate attraction strategy

  • Develop and enhance interview and vetting process

  • Create an action plan in order to improve recruitment

Emma Warren Bio:

Emma Warren, Cert CII, is the founder and Managing Director of award winning, insurance specialist recruiter, Elite Staffing Solutions. Over the past 5 years, Elite has helped many insurance brokers and businesses successfully expand their teams through sourcing not only experienced professionals but bringing new and engaged talent into the industry. Prior to launching the business, Emma worked in the insurance industry for several years and recruited and managed her own successful team of Account Executives and Handlers who worked across the UK. The combined experience of both recruitment expertise with that of industry knowledge has benefited both clients and candidates alike. Emma is called upon by many of her insurance clients to provide up to date advice on recruiting.

Venue & Timings

12 noon registration followed by a buffet lunch.

  • The Kennford Room
  • The Exeter Court Hotel
  • Kennford
  • EX6 7UX

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

2 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at