Recruitment Agencies in Croydon, Surrey, South East

Recruitment in Croydon reflects its diverse economy and agencies in this South London settlement will include both specialists and multi-sector consultancies. Croydon is the principal town within the London Borough of the same name and has grown to become an important retail, leisure and business centre for the South East. Job opportunities are available across all leading sectors and employment agencies will aim to place candidates into permanent, temporary or contract jobs.

Employment in Croydon

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 under £600.

Key industries for recruitment

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, and these may be served by both multi-sector recruiters and commercial specialists.

There is a sizeable concentration of specialist finance recruitment agencies in the Croydon area and these can typically be found within close proximity of the town 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, however jobs are available across multiple government led services.

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  • Recruiting expert staff across the Finance, Insurance, Legal, Marketing, Secretarial, Administrative and Consulting sectors, our specialist Commercial Division at Berry Recruitment is a trusted extension of businesses throughout the UK. From SMEs to blue chip nationals, our friendly consultants are committed to delivering unbeatable customer service when supplying personnel for all permanent, temporary or contract Commercial roles.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 291 293 High Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4RR
  • 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 and building services in the commercial, retail, public and industrial sectors.
    Coverage United Kingdom
    • Southbridge House, Southbridge Place, London, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 4HA
  • At FlexPlus we challenge ourselves to deliver the highest quality of staff in record times and more cost effectively than anyone else. We have been going for well over 20 years and are part of a billion dollar global staffing group. The range of recruitment options we offer our clients and the sheer power of our recruitment technology set us apart from our competitors. Call/email us today for an exceptional staffing service.
    Coverage UK wide
    • The Landsdowne Building, 2 Landsdowne Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR9 2ER
  • 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.

  • 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

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