Managing Partner, TAP Search & TAP Search IT
Natalie founded and launched TAP Search in 2014.
Having worked for two global search firms and one large national consultancy, Natalie has fine-tuned her expertise within both interim and permanent recruitment. She has experience of recruiting legal professionals across a range of organisations, including in-house, private practice and the public sector. She has experience of recruiting legal and IT professionals across a range of organisations throughout the UK and Europe, including in-house, private practice and the public sector.
Natalie values the importance of developing long-term relationships in order to provide an effective and bespoke service, which meets both individual and business needs. Known for managing expectations through providing a professional, honest and straightforward approach to legal & IT recruitment, she has built relationships with some of the UK’s leading FTSE businesses.
Recommendations state ‘Natalie’s fully committed to providing clients and candidates with more than just a recruitment service, but to continually add value.’
In her spare time, she enjoys travelling and cooking.
CEO & Founder of TAP Search IT
Originally trained as a Senior Service Delivery and Projects Manager, Ricky has over 16 years’ experience working within the industry. His extensive background in service delivery solutions, working with a broad spectrum of small and large clients has equipped him as a well-networked and established entity within the UK and European market.
Given his background, he is able to quickly identify with clients and candidates alike on personal, technical and business platforms. Ricky’s reputation and proven track record of business enhancement has gone on to grow and develop the teams and careers of project managers nationwide.
He believes that TAP Search IT offers ‘a maturity and balance, fostering a good work ethic among client and candidate relationships’.
Outside of work, Ricky’s priority is spending time with his wife and young son, playing football and cooking.
Rob joined TAP Search as a Consultant in June 2015 and is responsible for recruiting qualified lawyers into contract and permanent roles in-house throughout the North West.
Prior to joining us, Rob spent four years researching social behaviour within British businesses. He thoroughly enjoys proactively working with clients and candidates alike, helping them achieve positive and rewarding results across the Northern legal in-house industry.
Originally from the North West, in his spare time he enjoys teaching swing dance lessons in vintage styles including Lindy Hop, Charleston and others. His is also part of not-for-profit teaching dance group, performing at formal and informal events across the UK.
Clare leads the legal research function of TAP Search.
Her key role involves analysing in-house and private practice market trends, producing updates, candidate profiling and conducting our annual salary survey.
Prior to joining us, Clare specialised in scientific and ecological research. She enjoys travelling and volunteering at her local conservation centre.