Our team, your
future.

James is passionate recruiter renowned as an expert in construction recruitment.  In 2013, James set upon creating an agency that set the benchmark for market-leading recruitment and founded Kingston Barnes.  “I work with a fantastic team delivering our vision of becoming the best recruiter to work with and for.”

James Kingston – Managing Director

james@kingstonbarnes.com

Kat is the Office Manager for Kingston Barnes. Managing the Support team, she ensures that the business runs smoothly and efficiently.  Kat is the operational support for the business ensuring payroll, credit control, quality and compliance is always excellent.  Joining in 2017, Kat has been a pivotal part of the business and helped shape Kingston Barnes to achieve our business objectives and vision.

 

Kathryn Westwood –Office Manager

kat@kingstonbarnes.com

Millie is our go-to marketing expert. With a masters in Digital and Social Media Marketing, Millie is helping to further develop relationships with candidates and clients improving the KB experience, whilst also showcasing the great work being achieved by the team.

 

Millie di Mambro – Marketing
Assistant

millie@kingstonbarnes.com

Abi is one of the newer recruits to Kingston Barnes, joining as an Apprentice Administrator to help support the growing needs of the business. Abi’s focus is within payroll, compliance and customer service. Having worked within customer service for over 4 years Abi knows the importance of a customer experience and is passionate about being a key part of Kingston Barnes and helping the business develop.

 

Abigail Mathieson  – Payroll & Compliance Administrator

abi@kingstonbarnes.com

Kate was the first person to join Kingston Barnes and is an expert in permanent recruitment for our construction team. With previous experience in the construction industry and 17 years working in recruitment, Kate enjoys recruiting for a wide variety of clients ranging from regional contractors, residential developers and specialist sub-contractors. Kate prides herself in knowing the sector inside out and offering a first-class service to both candidates and clients.

 

Kate Hallett – Head of Construction

kate@kingstonbarnes.com

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in the construction recruitment industry and manages the M&E sector at Kingston Barnes. Chris is a firm believer that honesty and excellent customer service are the fundamental aspects of what an agency should provide.  Chris works with a variety of Electrical & Mechanical contractors recruiting white- and blue-collar construction staff throughout the UK.

 

Chris Hallum –Associate – Head of Trades & Labour and M&E

chris.hallum@kingstonbarnes.com

George joined Kingston Barnes as our first apprentice resourcer at the tender age of 16 sourcing the best construction workers for our clients on site.  Through hard work and commitment to his role, he has now progressed to recruiting for our key clients within the Trades & Labour division.  George has grown up with construction in his blood so knows the trades inside out and is passionate about working with clients in finding the right person for the right job.

 

George Gibbs – Senior Resourcer – Trades & Labour

george.gibbs@kingstonbarnes.com

Ben is studying Business & Entrepreneurship currently at university and is the most recent addition to the team. Ben is undertaking a placement year at Kingston Barnes with a focus on talent acquisition. Ben is working in our construction consultancy team headhunting the industries best talent for consultancies throughout the UK with a focus on Quantity Surveying, Project Management and Building Surveying professionals.

 

Ben Critchley  – Resourcer, Construction

ben.critchley@kingstonbarnes.com

Ollie works within our construction perm team, placing operational, commercial and pre construction candidates into contractors, developers and specialist sub-contractors throughout the South West. Ollie prides himself on his personable approach and really cares about offering a first class experience to everyone he works with.

 

Ollie Trepte –  Consultant
Commercial Construction

ollie@kingstonbarnes.com

Ben is a Recruitment Consultant working in our Trades and Labour sector. With over 2 years of recruitment experience, Ben works hard to build relationships with his candidates and clients. He works on a basis of honesty and reliability, aiming to make the KB journey simple.

 

Ben Branch –  Consultant
Trades & Labour

ben.branch@kingstonbarnes.com

Pavel’s primary focus is to provide a premium service to both client & candidate. By supporting clients across Bristol & Bath with all their recruitment needs, Pavel successfully creates new and exciting opportunities for candidates to better their careers and work life. Working closely with a large network of construction professionals has provided Pavel with in depth local market knowledge which he’s built over his 2 years in recruitment.

 

Pavel Aziz –  Consultant
Trades & Labour

pav@kingstonbarnes.com

Justin is an experienced and passionate recruiter that heads up the Engineering & Manufacturing division at Kingston Barnes. He has 15 years’ experience partnering with SMEs to large multi-national businesses recruiting white collar engineering, manufacturing, technical and operational roles. Justin prides himself on delivering the best recruitment in the sector by offering a consultative, quality and knowledge-based service.

 

Justin Reynolds – Associate Director

justin@kingstonbarnes.com

Dan is a passionate recruiter who specialises in the Manufacturing sector. In 2017, Dan joined Kingston Barnes with a focus on recruiting engineering professionals for manufacturing clients within Automotive, Food, FMCG, Precision, Building Products and Electronic Devices.  Dan prides himself offering a consultative, client focussed service.

 

Dan Peace – Principal Consultant

dan@kingstonbarnes.com

Peter has been in recruitment for over 5 years, specialising in manufacturing & technical engineering across the South West and South East. Peter works with manufacturers of all shapes and sizes with expertise in Assembly, Precision, FMGC and Building Materials. Peter is all about the details when it comes to recruitment and prides himself on being a thorough recruiter, finding the right person and getting the perfect fit.

Peter Cawthorne – Senior Consultant

peter.cawthorne@kingstonbarnes.com

Sam is a 180 Recruiter working at Kingston Barnes specialising in Engineering and Manufacturing. My role at Kingston Barnes consists of finding the best talent in the sector through various methods for our clients.  Sam prides himself on doing a job well and is all about the detail. Sam aims to offer an honest and quality service, and be the best Recruiter he can be.

 

Sam Bishop – Senior Resourcer

sam.bishop@kingstonbarnes.com

Josh is a Resourcer within the Engineering and Manufacturing team at Kingston Barnes. Josh’s responsibilities are to source the best talent across the Manufacturing industry and provide clients with high level workers. Josh strives to do the best job possible to source candidates for our clients, and aims to develop his recruitment skills with Kingston Barnes.

 

Josh Hoyle – Resourcer

josh@kingstonbarnes.com

Gavin has worked in the fast paced industrial sector for over 15 years, and has built a wealth of knowledge through experience of working with large well know FMCG clients in the food, manufacturing and logistics industries. Gavin knows the demands our clients face and as team leader, ensures his team go the extra mile working together to deliver a fantastic service.

 

Gavin Greenwold – Associate, Head of Division

gavin@kingstonbarnes.com

Romana started in recruitment within the FMCG sector for a worldwide food company based in Bristol. she has moved to the SME sector and started recruiting for Industrial roles in the South West for manufacturers, packaging and logistics providers.  Romana is a qualified HR manager passionate about employee retention and quality of labour force, recognising that the best team is one that feels valued and respected.

Romana Bunda – Senior Account Manager

romana@kingstonbarnes.com

Molly heads up our Driving sector within our fast-paced, high achieving Industrial division. Molly has been in recruitment for nearing 3 years and has learnt in this time how important it is to provide high quality customer service, creating strong relationships and trust with all clients and candidates. Molly is a very passionate recruiter and with her forward thinking and ambitious mindset she hopes continue to succeed and grow the Driving sector to its highest potential.

 

Molly Lumsden – Senior Consultant

molly@kingstonbarnes.com

Abbie is a passionate Account Manager within the industrial division at Kingston Barnes. She has recently joined Kingston Barnes after having over a years’ worth of industrial recruitment experience. Abbie prides herself on delivering the best recruitment experience for clients and candidates.

 

Abbie Daltrey – Consultant

abbie@kingstonbarnes.com

Frankie has recently joined Kingston Barnes with over a years’ experience in the Industrial and Driving recruitment division. Frankie is a Trainee Consultant working alongside Molly in Kingston Barnes’ Driving sector, and believes truly in providing the best service for the client and candidate.

 

Frankie Stone – Trainee Account Manager

frankie@kingstonbarnes.com

Operations & Support

James is passionate recruiter renowned as an expert in construction recruitment.  In 2013, James set upon creating an agency that set the benchmark for market-leading recruitment and founded Kingston Barnes.  “I work with a fantastic team delivering our vision of becoming the best recruiter to work with and for.”

James Kingston – Managing Director

james@kingstonbarnes.com

Kat is the Office Manager for Kingston Barnes. Managing the Support team, she ensures that the business runs smoothly and efficiently.  Kat is the operational support for the business ensuring payroll, credit control, quality and compliance is always excellent.  Joining in 2017, Kat has been a pivotal part of the business and helped shape Kingston Barnes to achieve our business objectives and vision.

 

Kathryn Westwood –Office Manager

kat@kingstonbarnes.com

Millie is our go-to marketing expert. With a masters in Digital and Social Media Marketing, Millie is helping to further develop relationships with candidates and clients improving the KB experience, whilst also showcasing the great work being achieved by the team.

 

Millie di Mambro – Marketing
Assistant

millie@kingstonbarnes.com

Abi is one of the newer recruits to Kingston Barnes, joining as an Apprentice Administrator to help support the growing needs of the business. Abi’s focus is within payroll, compliance and customer service. Having worked within customer service for over 4 years Abi knows the importance of a customer experience and is passionate about being a key part of Kingston Barnes and helping the business develop.

 

Abigail Mathieson  – Payroll & Compliance Administrator

abi@kingstonbarnes.com

Construction & Property

Kate was the first person to join Kingston Barnes and is an expert in permanent recruitment for our construction team. With previous experience in the construction industry and 17 years working in recruitment, Kate enjoys recruiting for a wide variety of clients ranging from regional contractors, residential developers and specialist sub-contractors. Kate prides herself in knowing the sector inside out and offering a first-class service to both candidates and clients.

 

Kate Hallett – Head of Construction

kate@kingstonbarnes.com

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in the construction recruitment industry and manages the M&E sector at Kingston Barnes. Chris is a firm believer that honesty and excellent customer service are the fundamental aspects of what an agency should provide.  Chris works with a variety of Electrical & Mechanical contractors recruiting white- and blue-collar construction staff throughout the UK.

 

Chris Hallum – Associate – Head of Trades & Labour and M&E

chris.hallum@kingstonbarnes.com

George joined Kingston Barnes as our first apprentice resourcer at the tender age of 16 sourcing the best construction workers for our clients on site.  Through hard work and commitment to his role, he has now progressed to recruiting for our key clients within the Trades & Labour division.  George has grown up with construction in his blood so knows the trades inside out and is passionate about working with clients in finding the right person for the right job.

 

George Gibbs – Senior Resourcer – Trades & Labour

george.gibbs@kingstonbarnes.com

Ben is studying Business & Entrepreneurship currently at university and is the most recent addition to the team. Ben is undertaking a placement year at Kingston Barnes with a focus on talent acquisition. Ben is working in our construction consultancy team headhunting the industries best talent for consultancies throughout the UK with a focus on Quantity Surveying, Project Management and Building Surveying professionals.

 

Ben Critchley  – Resourcer, Construction

ben.critchley@kingstonbarnes.com

Ollie works within our construction perm team, placing operational, commercial and pre construction candidates into contractors, developers and specialist sub-contractors throughout the South West. Ollie prides himself on his personable approach and really cares about offering a first class experience to everyone he works with.

 

Ollie Trepte –  Consultant
Commercial Construction

ollie@kingstonbarnes.com

Ben is a Recruitment Consultant working in our Trades and Labour sector. With over 2 years of recruitment experience, Ben works hard to build relationships with his candidates and clients. He works on a basis of honesty and reliability, aiming to make the KB journey simple.

 

Ben Branch –  Consultant
Trades & Labour

ben.branch@kingstonbarnes.com

Pavel’s primary focus is to provide a premium service to both client & candidate. By supporting clients across Bristol & Bath with all their recruitment needs, Pavel successfully creates new and exciting opportunities for candidates to better their careers and work life. Working closely with a large network of construction professionals has provided Pavel with in depth local market knowledge which he’s built over his 2 years in recruitment.

 

Pavel Aziz –  Consultant
Trades & Labour

pav@kingstonbarnes.com

Engineering & Manufacturing

Justin is an experienced and passionate recruiter that heads up the Engineering & Manufacturing division at Kingston Barnes. He has 15 years’ experience partnering with SMEs to large multi-national businesses recruiting white collar engineering, manufacturing, technical and operational roles. Justin prides himself on delivering the best recruitment in the sector by offering a consultative, quality and knowledge-based service.

 

Justin Reynolds – Associate Director

justin@kingstonbarnes.com

Dan is a passionate recruiter who specialises in the Manufacturing sector. In 2017, Dan joined Kingston Barnes with a focus on recruiting engineering professionals for manufacturing clients within Automotive, Food, FMCG, Precision, Building Products and Electronic Devices.  Dan prides himself offering a consultative, client focussed service.

 

Dan Peace – Principal Consultant

dan@kingstonbarnes.com

Peter has been in recruitment for over 5 years, specialising in manufacturing & technical engineering across the South West and South East. Peter works with manufacturers of all shapes and sizes with expertise in Assembly, Precision, FMGC and Building Materials. Peter is all about the details when it comes to recruitment and prides himself on being a thorough recruiter, finding the right person and getting the perfect fit.

Peter Cawthorne – Senior Consultant

peter.cawthorne@kingstonbarnes.com

Sam is a 180 Recruiter working at Kingston Barnes specialising in Engineering and Manufacturing. My role at Kingston Barnes consists of finding the best talent in the sector through various methods for our clients.  Sam prides himself on doing a job well and is all about the detail. Sam aims to offer an honest and quality service, and be the best Recruiter he can be.

 

Sam Bishop – Senior Resourcer

sam.bishop@kingstonbarnes.com

Josh is a Resourcer within the Engineering and Manufacturing team at Kingston Barnes. Josh’s responsibilities are to source the best talent across the Manufacturing industry and provide clients with high level workers. Josh strives to do the best job possible to source candidates for our clients, and aims to develop his recruitment skills with Kingston Barnes.

 

Josh Hoyle – Resourcer

josh@kingstonbarnes.com

Logistics & Supply (Industrial) 

Gavin has worked in the fast paced industrial sector for over 15 years, and has built a wealth of knowledge through experience of working with large well know FMCG clients in the food, manufacturing and logistics industries. Gavin knows the demands our clients face and as team leader, ensures his team go the extra mile working together to deliver a fantastic service.

 

Gavin Greenwold – Associate, Head of Division

gavin@kingstonbarnes.com

Romana started in recruitment within the FMCG sector for a worldwide food company based in Bristol. she has moved to the SME sector and started recruiting for Industrial roles in the South West for manufacturers, packaging and logistics providers.  Romana is a qualified HR manager passionate about employee retention and quality of labour force, recognising that the best team is one that feels valued and respected.

Romana Bunda – Senior Account Manager

romana@kingstonbarnes.com

Molly heads up our Driving sector within our fast-paced, high achieving Industrial division. Molly has been in recruitment for nearing 3 years and has learnt in this time how important it is to provide high quality customer service, creating strong relationships and trust with all clients and candidates. Molly is a very passionate recruiter and with her forward thinking and ambitious mindset she hopes continue to succeed and grow the Driving sector to its highest potential.

 

Molly Lumsden – Senior Consultant

molly@kingstonbarnes.com

Abbie is a passionate Account Manager within the industrial division at Kingston Barnes. She has recently joined Kingston Barnes after having over a years’ worth of industrial recruitment experience. Abbie prides herself on delivering the best recruitment experience for clients and candidates.

 

Abbie Daltrey – Consultant

abbie@kingstonbarnes.com

Frankie has recently joined Kingston Barnes with over a years’ experience in the Industrial and Driving recruitment division. Frankie is a Trainee Consultant working alongside Molly in Kingston Barnes’ Driving sector, and believes truly in providing the best service for the client and candidate.

 

Frankie Stone – Trainee Account Manager

frankie@kingstonbarnes.com

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