Leading Bury HR Consultancy People Matters HR are celebrating after scooping two more top industry awards, as they continue their winning streak. The organisation has been crowned Best Outsourced HR Service Provider – Greater Manchester – in the 2022 Global Excellence Awards, as well as HR Consultancy of the year 2022/2023 in the Corporate Livewire Global Awards.

Now in its fifth year, the Global Excellence Awards are the flagship program of Acquisition International magazine, a digital business publication with an international circulation of 108,500+ corporate professionals and c-level decision makers.

Recipients are selected through a merit-based system, via research carried out by an impartial team rather than external nominations. The criteria requires that there is evidence of significant achievements and a clear commitment to innovation in a given field, for a company to pass the shortlisting stage and go on to be recognised. The award celebrate small and medium-sized enterprises that have thrived and have proven their success over the past 12 months. The Corporate Livewire Global Awards are now in their 10th year, and exist to recognise market leaders, innovators and enterprises through in depth research, interviews and first had experience. After receiving a nomination, People Matters HR underwent a rigorous benchmarking process, evidencing client successes, Vision, Mission Values, Business Plans, web site, client references and reviews.

Niel Cope founder and CEO of People Matters HR commented:

“I’m delighted that People Matters HR have been awarded these two fantastic accolades. It is great recognition of our fantastic team and the work they do for our clients across Greater Manchester and beyond.

“SME businesses are recognising more and more the significant benefits of partnering with a reputable trusted HR consultancy, who can support them in the management and development of their people.

“The People Matters team have worked hard to build a reputation as a trusted partner to the SME community so this is a true accolade to their hard work looking after our valuable clients”.

Award-winning People Matters HR are one of the North West’s leading consultancies offering a fresh new approach to managing HR in the SME market. The company was founded in 2011 by Niel Cope, to provide businesses across the region with a bespoke, Director-level outsourced HR solution at a fraction of the cost, allowing customers to create strong leaders, engaged teams and a better ROI. The impressive client list includes: UAP Limited, Eventura, Rowe Hankins Ltd, Z-arts, and Freedom Logistics.

At a time when the world of business has dramatically changed, the team from People Matters have been working tirelessly to keep their customers and the wider business community abreast of changes to employment schemes and legislation as they happen. The company has published regular updates and bulletins and Niel Cope has sat as an industry influencer on several live panel events.

Niel Cope continued:

“There is no denying that we are living through tough times, and awards such as these demonstrate that our efforts are paying off and give myself and the team a huge boost.

“At People Matters HR, it’s our mission to transform our client’s businesses through award-winning consultancy services that increases their profits through combining outstanding innovative thinking with fantastic value.”