Orange Genie News

Contractors and Freelancers often embark in temporary employment in search of a more flexible career however, they are often faced with rigid rules and not being accepted as a normal form of employment. The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) are now campaigning to improve the method of working’s image by emphasizing the attractions.

All employers who wish to recruit foreign, skilled workers are required to register for a Sponsorship Licence with the Home Office. Workers can then be approved on a Tier 2 (General) visa allowing them to come and work for the employer under the terms set out in the certificate of sponsorship and their employment contract. Tier 2 (General) visas are only for those workers who are from outside the European Economic Area (EEA).

From April 2015, Companies House are planning to make digital data on UK Companies available free of charge to both individuals and businesses.

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Orange Genie Umbrella renew their membership with the Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA)

Orange Genie Umbrella has successfully met the demanding independent standards of the FCSA for a second year running.

Orange Genie Umbrella, a professional employment organisation, is delighted to announce they have passed yet another vigorous review set by FCSA.

Orange Genie Accountancy have successfully met the rigorous code of conduct to become members of the Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA).

Orange Genie Accountancy (part of the Orange Genie Group) is delighted to have passed the rigorous independent review by the Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA) to become members of the Association. Orange Genie Umbrella is also a member of the Association.