Located in Hertfordshire, the town of Borehamwood lies around 2.5 miles inside the M25 - in the north of London and close to the M1. The civil parish of Elstree and Borehamwood had a population of 37,065 as of the 2011 Census, and lies in the district of Hertsmere - which has its council based in the town.
As a suburb of London, recruitment agencies are in high demand in Borehamwood - and this page has listings for a number of such recruiters in the area. Whether you represent an employer looking for assistance in hiring the best staff to suit a particular role, or a candidate looking to get ahead in your career and land your dream job, Agency Central is a great way to achieve your goals. Whether you are interested in contract, temp, or permanent employment, we will have a recruitment agency to suit your requirements. Simply use the search bar to identify agencies who cover your industry, and get in touch using the contact details provided.
In 2014, residents of the county of Hertfordshire had an average disposable income of £19,441 - £3,732 higher than the UK average of £15,709 that year. As part of the south of England's thriving economy, there tends to be no shortage of jobs in the area - which is reflected in benefit claimant statistics for the Hertsmere district. In April 2013 the percentage of people claiming benefits was just 2.4% for this area - below the 3% average for the east of England, and far below the 3.8% average for the UK as a whole.
2011 Census data reveals that Hertsmere district had a largely white collar economy. Industry sectors such as Professional, Scientific and Technical; Information and Communication; Financial and Insurance; and Arts, Entertainment and Recreation all ranked well above the averages for England and Wales that year in terms of the percentage of residents employed within them. These sectors will be amongst the most important in terms of recruiting activity in Borehamwood.
Notable employers in the Borehamwood area include Pizza Hut and Safestore - both of which have their head office in the town - as well as a number of financial institutions such as NatWest, Barclays and Bradford & Bingley. For many years the film industry has been important in Borehamwood, with the town gaining the nickname of 'Britain's Hollywood' due to the Elstree Studios located there.