In recent years, CV-Library has picked up numerous award nominations and triumphs. In the competitive recruitment industry, award recognition is a reflection of CV-Library's ongoing achievements and continuous hard work. Find an overview of our awards recognition below.
National Online Recruitment Awards
2014: NORA Academy Award - *Winner*
CV-Library Receives the first ever NORA Academy Award – As voted for by industry peers.
After being finalists five years in a row at the National Online Recruitment Awards, CV-Library was awarded with the brand new Academy Award. Voted for by previous winners and finalists, we are delighted to receive such an important accolade.
View our other NORA awards and nominations
2014: Best Generalist Job Board - *Finalist*
2013: Best Generalist Job Board - *Finalist*
2012: Best General Job Site - *Finalist*
2010: Best General Job Site - *Finalist*
2009: Best General Job Site - *Finalist*
2008: Best General Job Site - *Finalist*
2007: Best General Job Site - *Finalist*
Internet Business Awards - Human Resources
2015: Internet Business Awards - *Finalist*
CV-Library has been nominated for an acclaimed Internet Business Award in the Human Resources category. These independently adjudicated awards evaluate the effectiveness, design qualities and customer services of online organisations that stand out in the competitive world of business.
Global Mobile Recruitment Awards
2014: Best Job Board Mobile Website - *Winner*
CV-Library don't need any further telling that their mobile offering for candidates is best in class, but it is always nice to be told! Recently, CV-Library won the 'Best Job Board Mobile Website' Award at the inaugural Global Mobile Recruitment Awards, held online (also a first!).
We have been working hard on giving job seekers the best possible experience when searching for jobs with their mobile devices, and this award recognises all the hard work and investment made in this area. With 32% of our website traffic now coming from users accessing via a mobile device (up from 26% last year), CV-Library is certain to continue optimising the experience for those on the move.
For more information on the Global Mobile Recruitment Awards, please visit their website.
OnRec Industry Awards
2015: Unsung Hero of the Year Award - *Winner*
2015: The Creative Offline Marketing Award Generalist Category - *Winner*
We've managed it once more! For the seventh year in a row, CV-Library were proud winners at the OnRec Industry Awards 2015.
With nominations in multiple categories, the librarians in attendance scooped the 'Creative Offline Marketing Award' much to the delight to the team who have worked hard to identify new and exciting advertising opportunities to drive even more candidates to the site. An achievement that further supports being credited as the most active job site in out of home advertising.
The team were also thrilled to honour IT Director Katherine Spice for her commitment behind the scenes as she deservedly walked away with the prestigious 'Unsung Hero of the Year Award'. Congratulations Katherine!
View our other OnRec awards and nominations
2015: The Best Online Candidate Experience Award - *Finalist*
2015: The Creative Online Marketing Award Generalist Category - *Finalist*
2014: Best Use of Mobile - *Winner*
2013: Creative Online Marketing Award - *Winner*
2013: Creative Offline Marketing Award - *Finalist*
2013: Best Online Candidate Experience - *Finalist*
2013: Technical Innovation Award - *Finalist*
2013: Unsung Hero of the Year - Mike Powell - *Finalist*
2012: Personality of the Year Award for Lee Biggins, Managing Director - *Finalist*
2012: Innovative Online Marketing Award - *Winner*
2012: The Candidate Service Award - *Finalist*
2011: Innovative Online Marketing Award - *Finalist*
2010: Personality of the Year Award for Lee Biggins, Managing Director - *Winner*
2010: Innovative Online Marketing Award - *Finalist*
2009: Innovative Online Marketing Award - *Finalist*
BestFor Recruitment Awards
2013: Ranked gold for 11 awards in the national job boards class - *Winner*
CV-Library has been ranked gold for the national job board class in: Scotland, North, Yorkshire & Humberside, East Anglia, Midlands, South East, South West & Central, London and Wales. Our case studies were described as “exceptional” by the judges.
N.B. Previously called Recruitment Consultant Industry Awards
Global Recruiter Industry Awards
2012: Best Job Board - *Winner*
After being finalists for this award three years in a row we are proud to have been awarded as Best Job Board in 2012. Global Recruiter said: "a great year of transition from CV database to full job board and maintained standard and quality."
View our other Global Recruiter awards and nominations
2014: Best Job Board - *Highly Commended*
2014: Best Innovation - *Highly Commended*
2013: Best Job Board - *Finalist*
2013: Best Marketing Campaign - *Finalist*
2012: Best Marketing Campaign - *Finalist*
2011: Best Job Board - *Highly Commended*
2010: Best Job Board - *Finalist*
National Sales Awards
2013: Customer Service Team of the Year - *Finalist*
2013: Telephone Sales Team of the Year - *Finalist*
CV-Library are delighted to be finalists alongside some of Britain’s brightest young stars and most high profile businesses, including Sage, BskyB and Virgin Media.
Recruiter Awards for Excellence
2013: Best Job Board - *Finalist*
These awards are prestigious within the recruitment industry and we are delighted to have been highly commended within the job board sector in both 2011 and 2013. We strive to provide the industry with the most innovative and professional services and it's great to be recognised for this.
View our other Recruiter nominations
2011: Best Multi-Sector Job Board - *Highly Commended*
Customer Service Awards
General Business Awards
Inspire Business Awards
2012: Business of the Year Award - *Winner*
Winning Business of the Year in Inspire's regional business awards is a fantastic milestone for CV-Library. Hundreds of entries came from a variety of sectors to showcase their business excellence and we're honoured to have won the top prize. Hear from CV-Library's Managing Director, Lee Biggins, below:
View our other Inspire awards and nominations
2012: Online Excellence - *Finalist*
2012: Deloitte Technology Fast 50 UK 2012
2012: Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2012
CV-Library is proud to be ranked in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 Awards for the second year running. We have also ranked at position no. 347 in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA Awards due to our fantastic growth of 427% over the past five years.
View our other Deloitte Technology awards and nominations
2011: Deloitte Technology Fast 50 UK 2011
2011: Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2011
SME of the Year 2013
SME of the Year at The Thames Valley Business Awards. The awards recognise innovation but also the contribution to emerging businesses.
Competition was strong, but CV-Library had the edge due to their current business performance and consistent examples of innovation.
Website of the Year 2013
Best Career Website & Most Popular Website
Best Career Website
Website of the Year, Britain's most important people's choice awards attracted nearly 100,000 unique votes for over 200 nominated websites.
CV-Library beat the competition to walk away with Best Career site and Most Popular Website.
Entrepreneur of the Year
A personal accomplishment for Lee Biggins, as the talented and innovative Managing Director was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the Inspire Business Awards.
Rounding off an exciting period for Biggins, with the recent completion of an internal eight figure buyout which witnessed him take 100% of the business
Year on year CV-Library receives great results for all traffic metrics relating to the recruitment sector.
Hart Healthy Workplace
2012-14: Silver Award
CV-Library is pleased to be awarded with a silver award for the Hart Healthy Workplace Award Scheme 2012-14.
CV-Library is proud to work alongside some of the largest associations within the recruitment sector.
The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo)
Institute of Recruiters
The Associate of Recruitment Consultancies (ARC)
CV-Library works alongside the ARC which is a trade membership organisation representing recruitment consultancies of all sizes.