Recruitment Agencies in Croydon

The town of Croydon, which is the principal settlement within the London Borough of the same name, is based less than 10 miles from Central London. Historically a part of the county of Surrey, Croydon has become an important Retail, Leisure and Business centre for the South East. Job opportunities are available across all leading sectors and recruitment agencies will aim to place candidates into permanent, temporary or contract jobs.

Croydon recruiters are heavily concentrated in the town centre and in close proximity to the High Street. Transport links such as the George Street Tramlink Stop and the A232 make this area easily accessible, while East Croydon Station is just a five minute walk away. Agencies are also located in South Croydon. The local recruitment market offers a mixture of multi-sector and specialist employment firms, with the latter including staffing consultancies within Finance, Automotive and Healthcare.

Economic overview and salaries

Croydon and the surrounding area has an employment rate of 73%. This figure mirrors the UK average and even exceeds that of nearby London. Earnings in Croydon are also comparatively higher than the national average, with the median weekly income sitting at just over £600.

Key industries and employers

Croydon has one of the largest shopping districts in the country and agencies will frequently be in demand to source staff such as Sales Assistants and Store Managers. Vacancies are common within the Whitgift Shopping Centre, Centrale Shopping Centre and Saint Nicholas Centre. There are 26,000 employees across the borough that operate in a Finance or Business Services profession, with some of the most notable employers including Zurich Commercial and Cobra Financial Services. Typical placements made by an agency can range from Finance Director to Payroll Administrator.

Just under a third of the Croydon workforce operate within the Public Sector and employment firms will work to provide staffing solutions for organisations including schools, universities and hospitals. Croydon College and Croydon University Hospital in Thornton Heath are some of the most prominent employers of Public Sector staff in Croydon, however jobs are available across multiple government led services.

 
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  • Located just off Croydon High Street, Berry Recruitment are experts within the local Commercial environment and offer personal staffing solutions to South London clients of multiple sectors. Our team of skilled consultants capitalise on their knowledge of the Croydon recruitment market to fill Trainee up to Director vacancies within the following fields: Secretarial, Office Administration, Customer Service, Finance, Sales, Call Centre, Marketing and Insurance. We are at the very centre of this lively London Borough and have an enviable network of top professionals for permanent, temporary or contract jobs.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 291 293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR
  • Through an ever growing reputation and solutions built around the needs of our clients, Berry Recruitment are effective industrial recruiters within areas such as agriculture, manufacturing, distribution and warehousing. We can supply candidates to fit all of your requirements including day, night and shift work as required.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 291-293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR
  • The Driving Division at Berry Recruitment specialises in recruiting Logistics and Transport professionals through an honest and professional service. We recruit document / qualification checked candidates for all categories of driving vacancies including 7.5 Tonne, 3.5 Tonne, HGV, LGV, ADR and van driver roles. We hold FTA accreditation and have played an important role in the development of the FTA's Driver Agency Accreditation Scheme.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 291-293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR
  • Jobseeker tip provided by Agency Central Ltd

    Croydon has one of the largest commercial economies in the UK, with retail in particular being a leading sector for local job prospects. Due to the impact that seasonality has on the sector, job seekers may be able to find temp or contract work during the Christmas and bank holiday periods.

  • From head chefs to food service assistants, Berry Catering provide solutions for all levels of permanent and temporary catering vacancies in the UK. Consultants within our specialist division are experts within Catering / Hospitality and ensure that candidates have any required food hygiene certificates before being recommended to clients. We currently supply catering staff to many of the country's largest sporting, events and catering venues
    Coverage UK wide
    • 291-293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR
  • An agency that serves Croydon, London and the South East. We specialise in sourcing and placing secretarial and office administration staff across a wide network of industries in the private and public sectors for perm, temp and contract roles. We have a diverse mix of talented candidates who are seeking employment and we offer a friendly and reliable service at a highly competitive rate.
    Coverage Croydon, London and South East
    • Suite 104, 80 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 2DB
  • OMNI provide a modern and refreshing approach to recruiting for both clients and candidates across the Finance and Social Care industries on a permanent and temp basis. Our affiliation with the Cambridge University Judge Business School allows us to attract some of the best and brightest candidates in the country, while also developing strong relations with many of the leading employers in the UK.
    Coverage UK wide
    • Highwoods, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 6AX
  • A dynamic recruitment agency specialising in the supply of construction labour for experienced tradesmen and labourers throughout the building and construction industry. We cover all of the UK, including London, Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow
    Coverage Nationwide
    • 164 Gillett Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR7 8SN
  • Strong Recruitment Group are a leading provider of fully-qualified professional staff for full and part-time vacancies throughout the UK. We operate in Construction, Civil Engineering, Rail, Oil & Gas, Power Generation, HVAC ,M&E ,building services, Driving & Industrial.
    Coverage United Kingdom
    • Unit 20, Capital Business Centre, South Croydon, Surrey, CR2 0BS

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