Betfair Shortlisted for Onrec Awards 2013

This month, Betfair has done it again. The international sports and gaming brand has been shortlisted for The Best Corporate Use of Online Recruitment Award 2013, courtesy of Onrec.

London, United Kingdom, January 12, 2013 --( It was announced on 9th January that Betfair has been selected as a finalist in the 2013 Onrec online recruitment Awards, one of the online recruitment industry’s most prestigious awards ceremonies. The Onrec Awards are set to take place on 21st March 2013 in London, with several strong brands competing for the top spots.

The Onrec Awards celebrate the success, growth, innovation, talent and achievements within online recruitment, rewarding companies for innovative marketing campaigns, technical innovation, effective use of online recruitment and candidate service.

Open to entries from the entire online recruitment community, the Awards promise winners prestige and the opportunity to use Onrec Awards branding as an endorsement. Winners will stand out in the industry and be credited as a top performer in recruitment.

The judges of the 2013 Awards include Ruth Owen - CEO of Whizz-Kidz, Steve Playford – MD of Financial Times Career Management, and Laura Stoker – ED of Global Training. They will be on the lookout for innovative approaches and creativity as the online recruitment industry continues to grow and develop.

The announcement comes in the wake of Betfair’s Ri Fiver Awards win for their careers site at Since its launch in 2012 the site has received great praise for its design, innovation and usability. Later this month Betfair prepares to sponsor the 2013 RAD Awards which showcase outstanding recruitment campaigns, judged on innovation, skill and effectiveness.

Betfair use their innovative recruitment approach to hire for a wide range of roles in sports and gaming as well as their annual graduate scheme.

To find out what makes Betfair’s online recruitment approach stand out, why not try their careers site for yourself? Visit to learn more.

Information for editors
Betfair Group plc is a global internet betting exchange company based in Hammersmith, London.

The company was founded in 2000 by entrepreneurs Andrew Black and Edward Wray, and since then has won awards for enterprise and innovation.

Betfair recently re-launched its careers site (, designed by award-winning developers ThirtyThree.
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