Rachel Sim

Consultant

Meet Rachel

Rachel is a Consultant and functional specialist at Livingston James. With a clientele that ranges from SMEs, to public sector organisations to global corporations, Rachel focuses on permanent senior business change and technology appointments in Scotland. During her time working within the technology field, Rachel has developed a particular interest and expertise in data, and supporting Scottish-based businesses set up and grow their data teams.

Rachel has a passion for building long-term relationships and aims to create partnerships between clients and candidates; supporting organisations to succeed and grow, and helping individuals realise their career ambitions. Rachel prides herself on her thorough approach and consultative nature, having spent time working as both a recruitment Researcher and Consultant.

Rachel graduated from Robert Gordon University with a First Class BA (Hons) in Management with Marketing and an MSc in Corporate Communications and Public Affairs with Distinction before starting her career in recruitment with the Livingston James Group in 2021.

Outside of work Rachel enjoys cooking and baking, and socialising with friends and family in Glasgow. Since relocating to Glasgow in 2021, Rachel has enjoyed going to new restaurants and cafes, and enjoying all that Glasgow has to offer.

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for a discussion about developing your technology leadership team, or for a confidential career discussion.

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Consultant Spotlight – Rachel Sim

Rachel Sim joined Livingston James Group in 2021, where she underwent a three-month training programme as an Executive Search Researcher before transitioning into her role as a Consultant. Rachel is a functional specialist at Livingston James within the technology market, with a clientele that spans from SMEs, to public sector organisations to global corporations.

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Livingston James Partnered With Midlothian Council to Support the Development of Their Digital Services Team

It is within the Council’s Digital Services team that the Senior Computing Engineer, Change & Release Analysts and Associate Cyber Security Analyst will sit. The successful candidates will be joining the Council at a hugely exciting time as they embark on a wide-scale transformation supported by their new Digital Strategy. The new Digital Services colleagues will be pivotal to the delivery of the council’s ambitions.

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Can Do Innovation Summit: Science Fiction Becomes Science Fact

On the 7th of November, innovation enthusiasts and industry leaders gathered at the iconic Glasgow Science Centre for the highly anticipated Can Do Innovation Summit. Everyone was delighted to be back in person for an opportunity to discuss emerging tech and to network with likeminded people. Consultant, Rachel Sim, shares some key takeaways and insights from the event.

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JaMIE LIVINGSTON

At Livingston James, an unwavering focus on the impact of our appointments is at the heart of everything we do.  We work in partnership with our clients and candidates to bring together leadership teams that transform organisations and careers for the better. 

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Together we achieve more.

Livingston James Group comprises two bespoke sub brands: Livingston James – our executive search and leadership advisory practice, and Rutherford Cross – our specialist finance recruitment practice. This wider group structure complements our robust search and assessment process, allowing clients to access our deep-rooted network and expertise.

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