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Joe Davies

Senior Consultant

Business, Change & Transformation

London
joe.davies@orbisconsultants.com 0203 854 0015
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From a small town in Essex, I went straight into a plumbing and electrical apprenticeship from school at 16. After 5 years of changing lightbulbs, I decided to pack it all in to travel around the world, which was amazingly fun!

On return to the sunny shores of Essex, I made the conscious decision to move into recruitment (fell into it, of course, nothing conscious about it…) and started working in the Digital and Front-End Tech space, when Orbis was just a toddler. 

I’ve now spent over 5 years at Orbis and watched the company grow and go from strength to strength, which has been awesome to be a part of.

I moved away from digital & tech in the summer of 2019 to join the change and transformation team. Now I lead the Delivery team, our focus expands across Business Operations/Analysis, Change, Project Management, Market Data and Risk, working with clients in financial services, insurance and cybersecurity – amongst others.

Love dogs, football, seeing new places and a good night out - usually involving beer/rum. I’m also the reigning Orbis Table Tennis Champion, since the tournament began and I'm still waiting for someone to come in and test me ;-)

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Joe is an effective recruiter. He comes across as honest, grounded and gives you support throughout the entire recruitment process, so you're never left wondering. I wish more recruiters were like him!

CSS Developer, HCL

Testimonial

  • Joe is always friendly and professional, as well as knowledgeable about the roles he is dealing with. He placed me in my latest contract in super quick time and was always a pleasure to deal with. Highly recommended!

    Lead UX Designer
  • Joe is a great recruiter. He is dedicated and professional. Joe provided regular updates throughout the recruitment process and has kept in touch since. It has been a pleasure to work with him.

    Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
  • Joe has been one of the most reliable and efficient recruiters I've been lucky enough to work with. He was someone I could trust for impartial advice, he was always available and quick to respond to my requests. This has been invaluable as a contractor in the fast-moving tech industry. I would highly recommend Joe to anyone looking for a new role!

    Senior Product Designer
  • Joe has to be the most attentive and respectful recruiter I have ever had the pleasure of working with. From beginning to end, he was constantly checking in with me whether to update me or for reassurance during the quiet times of the recruitment process then once I was in the new position to check in and see how the new role was going. Joe has stood out for me through his authentic attention, care and professionalism. He's great at what he does and it shows! It was a pleasure to have his in my corner as a recruiter and I hope to work with him again in the future

    Senior Angular Developer