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We are fully aligned to Tideway’s people vision and delighted to be able to support the delivery of this major construction programme

London, 14 March 2018: Sopra Steria Recruitment, one of the UK’s leading staffing companies and managed recruitment service providers, is delighted to announce that it has recently been awarded a place on the framework to provide Resourcing and Recruitment Services for the Thames Tideway Tunnel project. Under the framework agreement, Sopra Steria Recruitment will be one of only three suppliers under ‘lot one’ with responsibility for sourcing Information Systems (IS) Professional Specialists on an interim basis, as well as supporting the onsite HR team with delivery of some permanent roles. These will all support the work undertaken by the IS Department at Tideway to deliver the project.

Pete Holliday, Managing Director, Sopra Steria Recruitment, commented: "Securing a place on this framework is great news. The resourcing and recruitment requirements play to all our key strengths; working in a proactive, agile and flexible way, providing a regular supply of high calibre Information Systems candidates and ensuring resources are available at exactly the right time. We are fully aligned to Tideway’s people vision and delighted to be able to support the delivery of this major construction programme which will bring far reaching sustainable benefits to the local community and beyond.”

The framework appointment is for a period of three years with work due to be completed in 2023.


About Sopra Steria Recruitment

Sopra Steria Recruitment delivers recruitment services which help organisations in the public and private sectors attract people, knowledge and skills to enable business performance and accelerate change. We provide a breadth of solutions, tailored to your specific needs, in permanent, contract, interim and managed recruitment, capable of providing people across all technical and business disciplines.

Sopra Steria Recruitment is committed to minimising its impact on the environment and is certified to the ISO 14001 standard. We deliver through world-class recruitment workflow and compliance processes, certified to the ISO 9001 standard and aligned to all relevant employment and recruitment legislation. We are long-term members and award winners of the Association of Professional Staffing Companies, providing you with an assurance of the highest quality delivery.

Formed in 1979, Sopra Steria Recruitment is a wholly owned company within the Sopra Steria Group; European leader of digital transformation.

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About Sopra Steria

Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of offerings on the market, spanning consulting, systems integration, industry-specific solutions, infrastructure management and business process services. It provides end-to-end solutions to address the core business needs of large companies and organisations, helping them remain competitive and grow. Combining added value with innovative high-performance services, Sopra Steria excels in guiding its clients through their transformation projects to help them make the most of digital technology. With nearly 42,000 employees in more than 20 countries, Sopra Steria generated revenue of €3.8 billion in 2017.

Sopra Steria (SOP) is listed on Euronext Paris (Compartment A) – ISIN: FR0000050809
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À propos de Sopra Steria

Sopra Steria, leader européen de la transformation numérique, propose l’un des portefeuilles d’offres les plus complets du marché : conseil, intégration de systèmes, édition de solutions métier, infrastructure management et business process services. Il apporte ainsi une réponse globale aux enjeux de développement et de compétitivité des grandes entreprises et organisations. Combinant valeur ajoutée, innovation et performance des services délivrés, Sopra Steria accompagne ses clients dans leur transformation et les aide à faire le meilleur usage du numérique. Fort de près de 42 000 collaborateurs dans plus de 20 pays, Sopra Steria affiche un chiffre d’affaires de 3,8 milliards d’euros en 2017.

Sopra Steria (SOP) est coté sur Euronext Paris (Compartiment A) - Code ISIN : FR0000050809
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