A former Middlesex settlement, Enfield is a town and London borough based to the north of the UK capital city. The town, which is one of the centres of Greater London, offers a diverse range of hiring opportunities and local recruitment agencies will serve Enfield employers by sourcing candidates for job vacancies.
Recruitment agencies that recruit in the Enfield area are typically located just a short distance from the M25 and A10. Enfield Town railway station provides additional transport access to local employment firms. Both multi-sector and specialist recruitment agencies can be found in the town and surrounding borough, with industries such as HR, Accountancy and Driving being well served.
72.6% of 16-64 year olds in Enfield are employed. This figure is similar to that of nearby London, however nearly 2% more of the Enfield workforce is self-employed. The average salary in Enfield is around £26,000 per annum, however this will vary depending on whether the job is a permanent, temporary or contract position.
The Public Sector in Enfield recruits more than 31% of the local labour market, divided between areas such as Nursing and Education. Chase Farm Hospital, in Gordon Hill, and the College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London, are some of the most significant employers in these fields. Enfield Council is the single largest employer of candidates. The Financial and Business Services are responsible for a combined 17.8% of jobs in Enfield, while Retail is responsible for nearly 20% of employment. Other local employers include Iceland, IKEA, Asda, Warburtons, TNT and Coca Cola.