AWS Case Study



Advanced Waste Solutions (AWS) provide a fully comprehensive waste management service for a variety of sectors across the UK, including; construction, retail, industrial and commercial companies.

Their operational staff are fully trained in all forms of waste disposal and environmental management and AWS are committed to minimising the impact of their operations on the environment, by promoting sustainable waste management practices.

AWS have access to over 1200 outlets across the UK, giving them the ability to dispose of waste anywhere in the UK.

ALLEN & YORK’s Waste Recruitment team specialise in sourcing high calibre talent across; waste management, sales, planning and engineering within; Recycling, AD & Biogas,  Energy from Waste (EfW) and other related waste sectors.

The requirement to hire a Financial Controller was key recruit for AWS, and they were looking for a standout candidate to help drive the business forward.    

Our Waste team have a large network of candidates at all levels from Director to entry level, with vast database of over 200,000 candidates to search.  The team are also expert headhunters and are skilled at sourcing the most suitable individuals to match the precise criteria of each role.   

The A&Y Waste team was therefore able to hit the ground running and send a comprehensive shortlist through to the AWS hiring team in a matter of days.

With this ‘Search’ approach our Waste team able to present expertly sourced candidates, arrange interviews quickly, presenting a valuable and cost effective service to AWS who were delighted with the result;

“Advanced Waste Solutions is one of the most progressive Waste Management companies operating nationally throughout Great Britain. To help manage our rapid growth, we approached ALLEN & YORK to source a suitable person to fill the role of Financial Controller. In a very short space of time we were introduced to five candidates, one of which we found to be exactly the person that we were looking for. We were very pleased with the standard of all of the applicants, as well as the excellent service provided by ALLEN & YORK.” Director, Advanced Waste Solutions

ALLEN & YORK were delighted to work with AWS and look forward to supporting them in their future growth.