Recruitment Agencies in Guildford
Including: IT (17 agencies), Accounting & Finance (11), Administration (11), Engineering (10), Industrial (6), Education (5), Construction (4), Retail (4), Health Care (4), Driving (4), Catering and Hospitality (3), Manufacturing / Production (3), Social Care (1)
The town of Guildford is one of the most heavily populated settlements in Surrey and a thriving area for employment. Based just a 40 minute train journey from Central London, the town is popular among commuters, but also has a successful local economy in its own right. Recruitment agencies in Guildford are commonly in demand to fill a range of permanent and temporary job roles, in industries like Retail, Finance, and IT.
The River Wey runs through the centre of Guildford and the majority of recruiters in the town are situated to the east of this - close to the high street. A number of these are specialist agencies that offer recruiting expertise in fields such as Oil & Gas, Health & Safety and Office Work. Transport links such as Guildford Station, London Road Station and the A3 makes this area easily accessible for job seekers and employers. This page is an easy way to find recruitment agencies in Guildford - sorted by a number of different factors, including specialisms.
Economic overview and salaries
With a population of 143,000, Guildford is the largest town in Surrey. Employment rates in the area largely mirror the UK average, with a rate of 73.7%, however earnings are typically higher than they are for the rest of the country. Median weekly pay for workers in Guildford is £646.10, although it should be noted that this will vary depending on the job role and employer concerned.
Key industries and employers
Guildford has developed an enviable reputation within the Electronics and Video Games sectors. This has been helped by notable local businesses such as Media Molecule, Lionhead Studios (which is set to close in 2016) and Criterion Games, however these have since been acquired by industry leading firms including EA. The Public Sector meanwhile, employs 28.2% of the Guildford workforce. The University of Surrey has more than 2000 staff members, including Lecturers and Non-teaching Support Staff, while Royal Surrey County Hospital has in excess of 3000 employees.
Elsewhere, the High Street helps support a Retail industry that employs in excess of 15% of the labour market and just under a quarter of workers operate within the field of Finance. Other significant employers of staff in Guildford include Philips, Ericsson and Sanofi.
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About The Recruitment Consultancy
We are an independent consultancy offering temporary and permanent office recruitment services across Surrey, Sussex & the surrounding areas. Founded in 1997 and as REC members, we find the right talent, from entry to director-level, (office-based or remote) for all our clients across a range of industries including: HR, finance & accounts, digital media, customer service, administration, reception, secretarial, PR & marketing, to name a few.
Accounting & Finance | Administration | Creative / Design | Call Centre / Customer Service | Executive / Management | Facilities Management | Financial Services | Government / Public Sector | Graduate | Health & Safety
Personnel / HR | IT | Legal | Logistics | Manufacturing / Production | Marketing | Market Research | Media | Multilingual & Language | Not-for-profit | Pharmaceutical | PR | Printing & Publishing | Project Management | Purchasing | Sales | Training / Learning | FMCG | Digital
Plus 19 additional industries
Covers: Surrey, Sussex and the surrounding areas | Contract, Part Time, Permanent, Temporary | Salaries £15k - £100k+
About IT Recruit UK
IT Recruit UK is a specialist Information Technology recruitment agency that has the technical expertise and the recruitment knowledge to offer a service that is both personal and professional.
Executive / Management | Financial Services | Information Industry | IT | Marketing | Project Management
Covers: We recruit nationally across the UK | Contract, Part Time, Permanent, Temporary | Salaries £15k - £100k+
About LinkPoint Resources Limited
LinkPoint Resources has a recruitment solution tailored for you. With dedicated teams covering both permanent and contract personnel over numerous sectors and industries, you can be sure that we will source the best possible candidate, allowing you to capitalise on your time. We have a thorough screening process to ensure we find the perfect match for your needs.
Accounting & Finance | Administration | Charity | Education | Electronics | Engineering | Executive / Management | Facilities Management | Financial Services | Health & Safety
Personnel / HR | Insurance | Legal | Logistics | Marketing | Media | Project Management | Property | Purchasing | Telecommunications | Energy / Renewable Energy
Plus 11 additional industries
Covers: UK Nationwide | Contract, Part Time, Permanent, Temporary | Salaries £15k - £100k+
Recruiter TipGuildford is a leader within the Space Technology sector, creating job prospects for candidates with skills in Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering. The University of Surrey Space Centre, just half a mile from Guildford Cathedral, supports this reputation and provides a Centre of Excellence for Southeast Tech professionals.
Ideal Health Consultants
On Track Recruitment Services
Composites People Ltd
Dome Recruitment Group
Elitech Worldwide Limited
First 4 Personnel
Blue Tree Recruits Ltd
Huts and Blocks Ltd
Michael Page Finance
Michael Page Insurance
Michael Page Legal
Michael Page Public Sector & Not for profit
Scintillant Life Sciences
Hays Construction and Property
Jane Kaufmann Associates
Catch Resource Management
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