About The Group
Want to know a bit more? We’ve worked across the globe, recruiting for start-ups through to large international organisations, since 1990. We have helped and made a real difference to a vast array of clients as they recruit the very best talent to deliver their strategies.
Since 1990 we have been delivering excellent recruitment solutions in the changing world of food and drink. We have recruitment specialists covering all disciplines and sectors and have a number of divisions that provide specialist knowledge and a bespoke service for you.
We are based around the UK and travel extensively to see all our clients and candidates.
As founders of the International Food Recruitment Alliance (IFRA) we’ve been able to give international food clients and candidates a huge choice of opportunities.
Integrity, One team, Flexible, Expertise, Delivery. And we really do live to them
Founding Focus, Stephen has worked in the UK and Internationally on recruitment projects. He established the International Food Recruitment Alliance in 2010.
Maneeza WilliamsExecutive Search Director
Maneeza is the Executive Search Director for Focus Management Consultants Limited. She previously held a variety of HR roles in the Petrochemical sector.
Rachel ParkinSenior Consultant
Joining Focus in 2012, Rachel focuses on NPD roles, recruiting for major UK retailers, food manufacturers as well as leading high street restaurant and coffee shop brands at head office level.
Dominic CookeSenior Consultant
Dominic joined Focus Management in 2009, and is currently account managing one of Focus' largest clients.
Scott has over 10 years recruitment experience. Joining in 2017 his focus is on Operational & Engineering professionals in both branded and own-label within manufacturing and FMCG.
Mark joined Focus in 2007; his extensive knowledge is now focused on the Interim sector.
Dave is currently responsible for operational functional recruitment for both branded and own-label manufacturers across the UK.
Joining Focus in 2012, Roger manages interim assignments for the business.
Victoria has worked 12 years of recruitment experience and specialises in management roles covering Technical, Engineering, Operations, with specific focus on the East Midlands.
A proven track record of innovative & commercial NPD delivery within food manufacturers. She guides and supports candidates to further develop their career.
Hannah leads procurement recruitment and has 14 years' experience of the discipline, delivering solutions across retail, foodservice and manufacturing, up to Board level and a variety of seniority levels.
Frank has been working in Recruitment since 2001 in the Chef and Development/Innovation sectors.
Nicole joined Focus in 2004, and has managed a variety of key projects. She is now focused on interim recruitment.
Lucy recruits across the Technical function, having worked in the food industry prior to joining Focus.
Alison joined the business in 2015, previous experience was gained in the recruitment advertising sector, where she managed a largely commercial client base.
Nell joined the Focus Management Team in 2018. She is currently working on projects across both branded and own-label manufacturers.
Abbi started at Focus in 2015, and is focused on commercial roles for branded and own label companies.
Lynne WilmotHR & Office Director
Lynne joined the business 1998 and joined the Focus Board in 2016.
Lisa SnapeAdministration Manager
Lisa has been working with Focus for 14 years and manages the Administration team.
Joining Focus in 2010, she is a member of the Administration Team.
Sara Hollis is an Administrator who joined the FMCL team in 2016.
Charlotte AdamsAdvertising Manager
Charlotte joined the FMCL team in 2010 as a Recruitment Consultant and is now the Advertising and Database Manager.
Sarah NicholsonFinance Accountant
Sarah has worked in a variety of Accountancy roles since 1999 and has been with Focus since 2017.