Prospectus

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Established for almost 60 years, Prospectus is a specialist recruitment consultancy and recruitment advertising and design agency working exclusively with the beyond profit sector.

Prospectus was founded on the belief that the demanding challenges civil society organisations are addressing, and the innovative solutions this requires, deserves the highest calibre talent and leadership from all sectors of the economy.

We offer a range of recruitment services and appoint at every level, from temporary Administrator to Chief Executive and Board roles. What underpins our work is a commitment to working in partnership with clients and deliver a service of the highest quality, with energy, enthusiasm and fresh thinking.


TypePrivate
Founded1956
HQGreater London, GB
Websiteprospect-us.co.uk
Employee Ratings4.3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (May 2021)82(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2016)£9.7 M(+7%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Prospectus

Borge Andreassen

Borge Andreassen

Managing Director
Ian Burpitt

Ian Burpitt

Managing Director
Andy Tonner

Andy Tonner

Managing Director
Peter Beeby

Peter Beeby

CEO & Director
David Gold

David Gold

Executive Chair
Fiona Wansborough

Fiona Wansborough

Associate Director, Global Search
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Prospectus Office Locations

Prospectus has an office in Greater London
Greater London, GB (HQ)
20-22 Stukeley Street
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Prospectus Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1956
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Prospectus Revenue

Prospectus's revenue was reported to be £9.67 m in FY, 2016 which is a 6.4% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

9.7m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

6.4%

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

3.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

40.1%

Net income (FY, 2016)

368.5k

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

538.6k

EBIT (FY, 2016)

477.6k

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

1.0m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

3.4m3.1m4.9m7.4m9.3m12.4m11.9m9.5m8.2m9.1m9.5m10.2m9.8m8.6m7.9m7.3m7.8m9.1m9.7m

Revenue growth, %

16%6%

Cost of goods sold

2.9m2.8m4.2m6.4m8.0m10.6m10.2m8.0m6.9m7.2m7.4m7.5m6.9m6.1m5.4m4.9m5.2m5.8m5.8m

Gross profit

407.8k360.4k704.7k965.8k1.2m1.8m1.8m1.5m1.4m1.9m2.1m2.8m2.9m2.4m2.5m2.4m2.6m3.2m3.9m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.7k3.9k120.3k5.7k80.5k267.0k1.1m1.0m933.4k986.3k606.1k316.5k702.3k1.4m1.2m1.5m1.7m596.0k684.8k733.7k754.2k1.2m1.0m

Accounts Receivable

380.1k514.1k660.6k1.0m1.1m1.6m1.2m954.4k1.0m1.0m1.0m1.6m1.4m1.0m1.4m898.0k1.0m1.4m1.1m1.3m1.4m1.1m1.2m

Current Assets

398.8k536.2k815.8k1.1m1.3m1.9m2.4m2.1m2.0m2.1m1.8m2.0m2.2m2.5m2.6m2.5m2.9m2.0m3.0m3.4m3.4m3.6m3.5m

PP&E

20.1k29.4k35.1k97.4k87.8k125.0k101.0k204.0k219.3k195.1k189.2k117.7k142.1k137.8k165.4k177.8k148.3k140.9k147.0k140.6k145.7k118.6k89.3k
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

115.8k94.8k246.5k199.9k323.4k461.0k256.0k119.8k38.7k144.1k183.6k149.4k192.8k219.4k89.7k59.3k137.6k238.0k259.9k368.5k

Cash From Operating Activities

1.0m307.2k39.1k82.5k206.8k(129.9k)633.8k738.5k(73.9k)479.9k225.6k330.3k358.9k565.3k

Dividends Paid

72.0k45.0k30.0k30.0k46.0k100.0k100.0k200.0k161.4k210.3k347.0k

Cash From Financing Activities

(141.2k)(92.9k)
GBPFY, 1996

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Prospectus Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

76/100

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Prospectus Online and Social Media Presence

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Prospectus News and Updates

Kontrol Technologies Files Preliminary Base Shelf Prospectus

TORONTO, May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Kontrol Technologies Corp. (NEO: KNR) (OTCQB: KNRLF) (FSE: 1K8) ("Kontrol Technologies" or "Kontrol") a leader in smart buildings and cities through IoT, Cloud and SaaS technology, is pleased to announce that today it has filed a preliminary base shelf...

Verano Announces Filing of Preliminary Base Shelf Prospectus

CHICAGO, May 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verano Holdings Corp. (CSE:VRNO) (OTCQX:VRNOF) (“Verano” or the “Company”), a leading multi-state cannabis company, today announced it has filed a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus with the securities regulators in all of the provinces and terri…

Softchoice Corporation, a Leading North American Technology Solutions Provider, Files Preliminary Prospectus for Initial Public Offering

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Diversified Royalty Corp. Announces Filing of Final Short Form Base Shelf Prospectus

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Royalty Corp. (TSX: DIV and DIV.DB) (the “Corporation” or “DIV”) announced today that it has filed, and received receipt for, a final short form base shelf prospectus (the “Prospectus”). The Prospectus was filed with the sec…

ISC Obtains Receipt for Final Base Shelf Prospectus

REGINA, Saskatchewan, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Information Services Corporation (TSX:ISV) (“ISC” or the “Company”) has today received a receipt for the final short form base shelf prospectus filed with the securities regulatory authorities in each province and territory of Canada, other th…

Diversified Royalty Corp. Announces Filing of Preliminary Short Form Base Shelf Prospectus and Mr. Lube Q1 2021 Results

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diversified Royalty Corp. (TSX: DIV and DIV.DB) (the “Corporation” or “DIV”) announced today that it has filed, and received receipt for, a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus (the “Prospectus”). The Prospectus was filed with t…
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Prospectus Blogs

The menopause and mental health

Dr. Radhika Vohra, a Trustee of the Menopause Charity, GP and menopause expert provides a beginners guide and Q&A session to the menopause, so to create a better understanding for women, men and employers alike.

The return to the workplace and mental health - a personal story

Here, Rebecca Pooley, Team Leader in Recruitment, gives her personal account around the return to workplaces and the coping mechanisms she’s taking to help with her mental health.

Mental Health: Returning to the workplace

Our Managing Director - Talent, Emma Bradman, considers some practical steps to assist with your mental health around the imminent return to workplaces, as lockdown eases across the country.

Six tips for mastering a video interview

Ryan Burdock, Associate Director Fundraising, gives his expert advice on how to succeed in your next virtual interview, originally written for the Showcase Of Fundraising Innovation and Innovation.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the charity sector – A Prospectus survey

See the results from our survey of the charity sector on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and gain insight into the changing attitudes in 2021, how job seekers value DEI in their choice of employer and what decision-makers see as the biggest benefit of increased DEI in the workplace.

Joining Prospectus remotely: Chris Langan

Chris, our Marketing and Communications Manager that joined us remotely in January 2021, gives us his reasons behind joining Prospectus, what his first 3 months have been like, and talks about navigating the perceived challenges that come with joining a new organisation remotely.
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Prospectus Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Prospectus founded?

    Prospectus was founded in 1956.

  • Who are Prospectus key executives?

    Prospectus's key executives are Borge Andreassen, Ian Burpitt and Andy Tonner.

  • How many employees does Prospectus have?

    Prospectus has 82 employees.

  • What is Prospectus revenue?

    Latest Prospectus annual revenue is £9.7 m.

  • What is Prospectus revenue per employee?

    Latest Prospectus revenue per employee is £117.9 k.

  • Who are Prospectus competitors?

    Competitors of Prospectus include Morris Recruiting & Consulting, ReWork and The Precisionists.

  • Where is Prospectus headquarters?

    Prospectus headquarters is located at 20-22 Stukeley Street, Greater London.

  • Where are Prospectus offices?

    Prospectus has an office in Greater London.

  • How many offices does Prospectus have?

    Prospectus has 1 office.