Meraki Insights

A range of blogs and market views of interest to candidates and clients alike.

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Careers Abroad – Why Cyprus?

Thinking of moving your career abroad but haven’t decided where? If you’re thinking of making a move to somewhere that offers stability, safety and sunshine then Cyprus is the place for you! The Republic of Cyprus occupies the southern part of the island of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean and is the third largest and third most populous island in the Mediterranean. It’s popular amongst expats for several reasons and I wanted to share these with you…   1.


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Careers Abroad - Why Malta?

Have you thought about moving abroad to further your professional experience and enhance your lifestyle? Meraki Talent are currently recruiting for many opportunities in Malta so I wanted to share some information about why you should consider this fantastic location.   Malta is a beautiful island located about 50 miles sound of Sicily, in the Mediterranean Sea.

06/10/2017 by Nicola Martin


Careers Abroad - Why Sweden?

Meraki Talent are currently recruiting for a number of opportunities in Scandinavia, particularly in Stockholm, Sweden. With Sweden being one of the most sought-after locations in Europe to relocate to, we wanted to explore the reasons for this. . .    1.

20/09/2017 by Nicola Goedkoop


Financial Sector Update - Q2 2017

The latest Market report on the UK Labour Market showed starting salaries rising as employer need to pay a premium as less people are open to making a move.   In our view this has been echoed in Scotland's Financial Sector with many client's reporting skills shortages and lack of suitably qualified applicants in certain areas.

24/07/2017 by Andrew Welsh

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Welcome to the team... Andrew Beattie!

With a further new hire showing our increased commitment to the investment and financial services field, Meraki Talent are delighted to welcome Andrew Beattie to the Meraki Talent family.   Andrew is an experienced recruiter who has extensive experience working within the financial services sector. After a brief stint at a global recruitment firm Andrew moved to a niche independent agency in Glasgow focusing upon recruiting qualified accountancy and finance personnel.

06/07/2017 by Gordon Willmott