Recruitment Agencies in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

With a population of nearly half a million, Edinburgh is expanding four times faster than the rest of Scotland, and residents in this vibrant cultural centre report being amongst the happiest in the UK. The workforce here is primarily white collar, with finance, tourism, and healthcare providing the mainstays of the local job market. Worth about £11 billion annually, Edinburgh has the second strongest economy in the UK. Recruitment agencies claim jobs in banking and finance are found in particular abundance in Edinburgh, and account for roughly one-third of all employment opportunities in the city. The Royal Bank of Scotland, with a staff of more than 9,000, is the area's top employer. Lloyds, Standard Life, and Scottish Widows are also major employment providers. Edinburgh's public sector is quite large, though its importance to the economy is far less than in many other regions of the UK. NHS Scotland and the City of Edinburgh Council support 12% of the workforce. Of course, tourism is another key factor in the job market here, and the 11 million annual visitors support some 30,000 jobs citywide. The city's population is also highly trained, and more than half of residents have attained NVQ4 or higher, far exceeding the national average of 32%. Only about 3% of Edinburgh claimed JSA in 2012, and the median weekly income here is £537.50.

 
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5 Recruitment Agencies found in Edinburgh
  • The Advocate Group

    We are a leading multi-disciplined recruitment specialist with a portfolio of globally respected clients across multiple sectors. The Advocate Group uses a unique selection system to source the most in demand, professionals for all key hires within your organisation. Our consultants are experienced and are able to respond expertly and efficiently to our clients requirements. Visit our website for more information or call us today.
    Coverage National, International and Global Service
    • 1 St Colme Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6AA
    Vacancies covered
    Permanent, Contract, Temporary, Part Time / Job Share
    Levels recruited
    School Leaver, Trainee / Apprentice, Graduate upto 18 months, 18 months to 3 years, 3 to 6 years, 6+ years, Team Leader, Manager, Senior Manager, Director
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  • BE-IT Resourcing

    Be-IT is a forward thinking resourcing company that focuses on delivering the highest quality of customer service and candidate care. Our service is tailored to provide an integrated solution in our given fortes covering Technology, and developing Digital markets. Our team have an exemplary track record of providing specialist permanent and contract staffing solutions for all elements of technology (IT, Change, Telecoms & Infrastructure ).
    Coverage United Kingdom
    • 7/9 North St David Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH2 1AW
    Vacancies covered
    Permanent, Contract, Temporary, Part Time / Job Share
    Levels recruited
    School Leaver, Trainee / Apprentice, Graduate upto 18 months, 18 months to 3 years, 3 to 6 years, 6+ years, Team Leader, Manager, Senior Manager, Director
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  • Brightwork Ltd

    With one of Scotlandís largest and most experienced recruitment teams, Brightwork have been able to supply high quality temporary and permanent staff to companies from start up SMEís to major multi-national Blue Chips.
    Coverage Scotland
    • 20 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH3 7BD
    Vacancies covered
    Permanent, Contract, Temporary, Part Time / Job Share
    Levels recruited
    School Leaver, Trainee / Apprentice, Graduate upto 18 months, 18 months to 3 years, 3 to 6 years, 6+ years, Team Leader, Manager, Senior Manager, Director
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  • Recruitment tip provided by Agency Central Ltd

    The most frequent search for Recruitment Agencies in Edinburgh is in the Admin sector (10%), but it is the second placed Catering industry (7%) which demonstrates Edinburghs position as one of the UKs main tourist hubs. Other popular searches for employers looking to recruit Edinburgh staff through agencies listed on the Agency Central website include Construction at 7% and IT, Healthcare and Sales all at 4%.

  • Now Careers

    For over two decades Now Careers has provided specialist recruitment solutions to the construction industry and built environment throughout the UK and Australia. Sectors covered include: Main Contract / subcontract Social Housing Maintenance Civils Consultancy BSFM Small Works
    Coverage Scotland, North East, Midlands
    • 57 Timberbush, Leith, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH66QH
    Vacancies covered
    Permanent, Contract, Temporary, Part Time / Job Share
    Levels recruited
    School Leaver, Trainee / Apprentice, Graduate upto 18 months, 18 months to 3 years, 3 to 6 years, 6+ years, Team Leader, Manager, Senior Manager, Director
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  • Construction & Property Recruitment

    Recruiting operatives, tradesmen, designers and managers working in Construction and Property within the built environment.
    Coverage Throughout Scotland and the North East of England
    • 100 Ocean Drive, Leith, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH6 6JJ
    Vacancies covered
    Permanent, Contract, Temporary, Part Time / Job Share
    Levels recruited
    School Leaver, Trainee / Apprentice, Graduate upto 18 months, 18 months to 3 years, 3 to 6 years, 6+ years, Team Leader, Manager, Senior Manager, Director
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