Recruitment Agencies in Stockport, Cheshire, North West

Stockport is a town within the North West county of Greater Manchester and is neighboured by settlements including Cheadle, Hyde and Reddish. The surrounding borough was once a centre for manufacturing and cotton, however the town's economy is now dominated by knowledge and service based industries. Recruitment agencies in Stockport are therefore in demand to fill jobs in sectors such as retail, finance and education.

What is the job market like in Stockport?

There are more than 120,000 jobs in Stockport and this represents the third largest workforce in Greater Manchester. Even though the employment figure has dropped since 2010, it's predicted that more than 10,000 positions will be created over the next decade.

What are the town's leading sectors?

The public sector is the largest employer in Stockport with health and social care alone accounting for 16,000 jobs. The Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is one of the most prominent health employers in the area, due to facilities such as Stepping Hill Hospital and The Meadows. Despite this, retail is the largest single employer in the town and recruitment agencies in Stockport are commonly approached to fill vacancies within the Merseyway Shopping Centre and The Peel Centre. There are more than 22,000 local workers employed in the industry, while the nearby suburb of Cheadle Hulme also sees around 16% of its population employed in retail or wholesale jobs.

Manufacturing and textiles have played a key role in the development of Stockport, with the town once building a reputation within hat making. Despite the decline of these industries, textiles has started to re-establish itself in the area and has seen the highest percentage of growth since the turn of the decade.

Key sectors for recruitment in the Borough of Stockport

As the public sector is the greatest employer in the town, many Stockport based recruiters will build relationships with education, government and healthcare organisations. The retail sector is also an important field for recruitment and there are temporary and commercial specialists located in the town centre. The majority of agencies in Stockport, Hyde and the surrounding borough however, offer a multi-sector service.

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We have 36 Recruitment Agencies based in Stockport and an additional 100+ agencies that recruit in the area. Use the search box above to find your ideal list of agencies.

Ferguson Recruitment - Catering & Hospitality Division

Needing staff for an event? or for your workplace? We know how important it is to have good reliable staff. We are dedicated to supplying the best catering and hospitably staff at an affordable price.
Coverage  North West England, Welsh border, Midlands, London
The Courtyard Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Lancashire, SK8 6GN
2 Princes Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, LS1 4BY Seven St, Birmingham, B1 1BN Ferguson Crescent, Newcastle, Northumberland, NE13 7NL Kemp House, 152 - 160, London, City Road, EC1V 2NX
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Ferguson Recruitment - Care Division

Ferguson Recruitment - Care Division strives to deliver excellent candidates within the Care sector; including roles such as Support Workers & Care Assistants. With handfuls of experience and a proven track record of excelling in our commitments to our clients, we aim to always provide an excellent service.
Coverage  North West England, Yorkshire
The Courtyard Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Lancashire, SK8 6GN
Bracebridge Road, Birmingham, B74 2SB Ferguson Crescent, Newcastle, Northumberland, NE13 7NL Kemp House, 152 - 160, London, City Road, EC1V 2NX
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THE BEST CONNECTION

We are a leading provider of temporary workers serving the Industrial, Distribution, and Driving and Warehousing markets across the UK. Our extensive network of branches allows us to understand local markets and build strong relationships with our clients and workers. By working as a team nationally, we continuously improve our ability to offer value added service and flexible workforce solutions to clients and temporary workers.
Coverage  North West & North East
17 Greek Street, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK3 8AB
Bainbridge House, 86 London Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 2PW 10 Ascroft Court, Peter Street, Oldham, Lancashire, OL1 1HP 1st & 2nd Floor, 45-47 Deansgate, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL1 1HQ The Best Connection, 17 Market Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 2EH 27 Duke Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7RX 63 Gilkes Street, Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, TS1 5EH 33 Bridge St, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR1 1TQ 1st Floor, 15-19 Nun St, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE1 5AG
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Future Recruitment

Industries covered: Construction, Call Centre / Customer Service, Executive / Management, Industrial, Printing & Publishing, Sales
26 Mellor Rd, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 5AU

Recruiter Tip

The private healthcare sector offers an array of career opportunities for candidates across the Stockport area. The Priory Hospital Cheadle and BMI The Alexandra Hospital provide job prospects to the east of the town, while firms such as Prudential Healthcare are located closer to the main high street.

CRS The Recruitment Solution

Industries covered: Banking, Financial Services
The Institute, Manchester Road, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 2BD

Griffin Associates

Industries covered: IT
5300 Lakeside Cheadle Royal Business Park, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 3GP

Red7 Recruitment

Industries covered: Child Care, Education, Health Care, Social Care
2b Stockport Road, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 2AA

Aztec Resources

Industries covered: Engineering, Industrial, Manufacturing / Production
Victoria House, Wellington Street, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 3AD

Essential Personnel

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Biotechnology, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Personnel / HR, Legal, Marketing, Rec 2 Rec, Sales
St Christopher House 217 Wellington Road South, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6NG

F1rst Commercial Recruitment

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Executive / Management, Personnel / HR, Sales
10th Floor Regent House, Stockport, Cheshire, SK4 1BS

Recruitment North West

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Call Centre / Customer Service, Executive / Management, Industrial, Marketing, Sales, Telecommunications
Regent House, Heaton Lane, Stockport, Cheshire, SK4 1BS

Resolve Personnel

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Catering and Hospitality, Call Centre / Customer Service, Driving, Executive / Management, Industrial, Marketing, Sales
20 St. Petersgate, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 1HD

Wilde Recruitment Ltd

Industries covered: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing / Production
Brindley Lodge, Adcroft St, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 3HS

Ealoor Consultancy

Industries covered: Health Care
67 Europa Business Park, Stockport, Cheshire, SK3 0XA

PeopleGenius

Industries covered: IT, Marketing, Retail
Landmark House Station Rd, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 7JG

Creative Resource

Industries covered: Creative / Design, Marketing, PR, Digital
45a St Petersgate, Stockport, Cheshire, SK1 1DH

Grassroots Recruitment

Industries covered: Accounting & Finance, Administration, Call Centre / Customer Service, Engineering, Personnel / HR, IT, Legal, Marketing, Sales, Science
9th Floor, Regent House, Heaton Lane, Stockport, Cheshire, SK4 1BS

Angela Harper Resourcing

Industries covered: Fashion
Bramhall Ln South, Bramhall, Stockport, Cheshire, SK7 3AA

Bridgeman Recruitment Services

Industries covered: Construction
BANK HOUSE CHAMBERS, 44 STOCKPORT ROAD, ROMILEY, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 3AG

CCS Recruitment

Industries covered: Construction, Housebuilding
St Christopher House, 217 Wellington Road South, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 6NG

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