Paul Connolly J & J Recruitment

Paul Connelly FIRP - Managing Director

Paul has over 17 years experience within the Recruitment Industry supplying temporary, contract, interim and permanent staff. He has established long term relationships with clients through high levels of customer service and a broad knowledge of the recruitment industry.

Martin Hobbs – Branch Manager

With over 20 years experience within Sales and client management. Martin has enjoyed and covered various roles within the Recruitment Industry in his 16 years experience. He is a highly focused Manager and ensures all of our clients’ needs and requirements are met. Martin joined J & J Recruitment in 2006, and has continued to help expand the business, he has gained great respect within the industry and clients alike. He is responsible for the daily running of our Herne Bay office, client management and gaining and sustaining new business.

Phil Lovelock – Transport Manager

With previous experience in the Transport Industry, Phil transferred his organisational skills to the Driver Recruitment sector first in 1998 and has become well renowned for his honest and steadfast approach with both employees and clients alike. Joining J&J Recruitment in 2010 he has enriched his knowledge and understanding to encompass all aspects of the recruitment business, including managing and processing weekly payroll and invoicing tasks, whilst maintaining a strong client and driver base on a day to day basis.

Melissa Shingler – Recruitment Consultant

Melissa joined J & J at the beginning of 2017 seeking a new challenge after spending three years in a sales environment within an IT company. In the short while she has been with us, Melissa has already built great relationships with our clients and members of staff, she achieves the best level of service for everyone that she works with. Driven by her motivation Melissa strives to continuously bring in new business for the company whilst maintaining current contracts and aims to work with lots of different clients in lots of different industries.


New staff member joining the team in January 2019