James Johnson

James has been an industry professional in the asbestos and construction industry all of his life and originally started his career at Jewson’s on a toolhire and sales apprenticeship. James has spent the rest of his career to date, within the sales and business development sector. He started working in the asbestos industry in 2008 when he started with SMH Products who were a market leader within the consumables sector and has since worked for a recruitment company and analytical company, both within the asbestos and construction industry. With sales and business development always at the front of his mind, James is always determined to offer a valuable and unrivalled service, of which has been proven with the volume of business to quickly land at J & L Recruitment since starting in 2014.

Position: Director

Born in: Edgware, London

Hobbies & Interests: Travelling, Football, Shooting, Cars.

Ipod’s most played song: ACDC – Back in Black

Favourite Programme and Movie: Only Fools and Horses / Wolf of Wall Street

Ben Ryder

Ben initially started his career in insurance sales before studying Business Management at university. After graduating, Ben decided to pursue a career in recruitment. Ben soon developed an ‘eye’ to spot and place talent with clients which has led to his 5+ years in the thriving industry. Ben has been asked to work within various industries and sectors including Engineering, Accounting, and health. Ben has recently joined J&L Recruitment to lead their Engineering sector by servicing clients with both permanent and temporary recruitment.

Position: Engineering Recruitment Consultant

Born in: Ipswich, Suffolk

Hobbies & Interests: Boxing, Football (Spurs)

Ipod’s most played song: Toto – Hold the Line

Favourite Programme and Movie: Family Guy / Remember The Titans