Janette Tilley


Janette is a resourcing specialist with expertise across the entire employment lifecycle comprising creative communications, employer branding, recruitment outsourcing/process development and executive resourcing. Now using these skills to support individuals in transition, her strength is in coaching individuals to effectively communicate accomplishments and transferable skills both verbally and in writing.

Janette manages programmes and processes to enable business driven disengagements with dignity and respect – working in partnership with organisations to deliver high quality career transition services tailored to specific needs. Working with candidates at all levels from senior management to technical, specialist, call centre and administration staff – she has supported more than 800 on a 1:1 basis over the past five years.


Provides coaching to ensure candidates are supported through career decision and are effective in self marketing and job search in addition to preparing for interviews, negotiating job offers and getting ready for the first 90 days in a new role

Recent assignments have included:

  • Supporting Santander to re-deploy 700 Financial Advisors following withdrawal from providing investment advice – through 1:1 coaching and workshops focused on internal job application, networking and interviewing skills – resulting in all replacement Local Business/Relationship Management roles being filled
  • Responding to HP restructure affecting 1000 UK individuals from best shoring and transitioning into office space in Erskine & Newcastle – helping technically focused individuals identify skills gaps (legacy testing, ITILv3, Prince2) and providing training workshops to smooth the transition into contracting
  • Working with Welcome Finance to manage closure of the branch network – following FSA decision that the Company was insolvent – running on-site job search workshops across the UK with Management and Collections teams

Janette has experience of working with individuals and workshop groups both in-office and on client sites, in addition to writing and delivering LinkedIn web based training.

Education, Qualifications, Professional Positions

  • BA (Hons) Degree Business Studies University of Huddersfield

Selected Client Companies

  • Benevolent Fund of Engineering  & Technology
  • Benevolent Fund of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • CABA
  • Cable & Wireless
  • Cadbury
  • Canon UK
  • Citigroup
  • CSC Computer Sciences
  • GE
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • News International
  • Network Rail
  • Nokia
  • Oxford University Press
  • Pfizer
  • Pearson Group
  • Reckitt Benckiser
  • Santander
  • Severn Trent
  • Virgin Media
  • Vodafone
  • Wellcome Finance
  • Zurich Financial Services