Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Professional Services

Welcome to our Professional Services team

Our professional staffing division is our biggest in-house business unit located within our Central Manchester location. Within the team, there are specialist sub-teams and consultants specialising in a range of sectors;

  • Office Personnel
  • Executive Search & Senior Management
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Aviation
  • Legal
  • Accountancy and Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Sales and Marketing
  • HR
  • Procurement and Buying
  • Retail Management

With well over 100 years of combined recruitment experience across the team, we are true experts in each of our markets. We blend our decades of experience with industry knowledge and cutting-edge technology to find the best candidates with the correct skills and experience to drive your business forward.

With the capability to cover any of your roles with temporary, contract, permanent or retained solutions The Recruitment Co are excited to partner with your organisation for all of your recruitment needs.

Our specialist sectors

  • Aviation
  • Engineering
  • Executive Search & Senior Management
  • IT
  • Legal & Accountancy
  • Manufacturing
  • Office-Based Roles
  • Real Estate

How to reach us

Our office is virtual! This means you can contact us from anywhere.

Meet our Professional Services Team

  • Karen Stafford-Pitman

    Karen Stafford-Pitman

    Head of the National Perms Unit

    Professional, dedicated and diligent recruitment manager with over 21 years experience in maintaining and developing business relationships

    My team specialise in recruitment/account management throughout the UK. We provide business with permanent recruitment solutions along with short term contractors for fixed term assignments, temporary workers to cover sickness, holidays and maternity cover or just a spare pair of hands to get you through that busy time of the year.

    I have consultants who specialise in Sales & Marketing, HR, Legal, Office Support, Accountancy and Finance, Engineering, Aerospace and senior appointment.

    We also recognize that our candidates are what makes us special so if you’re a candidate looking for that next step or simply want some short term work please reach out to us so we can match you with one of our live vacancies.

  • Lucy Miller

    Lucy Miller

    Recruitment Consultant

    Hi – I’m Lucy Miller, a Recruitment Consultant here at The Recruitment Co. I specialise in commercial, temporary and permanent office based staff,  Get in touch to see how I can support with your next hire!

  • Leanne Blundell

    Leanne Blundell

    Recruitment Consultant

    Hi, I’m Leanne Blundell. I’m a Recruitment Consultant at The Recruitment Co. with over 4 years of experience within the Recruitment Industry. I specialise in the Commercial sector, with plenty of experience placing Permanent and Temporary candidates to our clients across the North West. If you are a candidate looking for your next new exciting role in the North West, please get in touch with me & I will be happy to help you in your search!

  • Jake Bradley

    Jake Bradley

    Head of Client Relationships

    Hi, I’m Jake Bradley and I have worked for The Recruitment Co. since April 2014. As Head of Client Relationships for our Specialist Business Unit I am responsible for providing a strategic sales plan in order to generate new client wins as well as ensuring that the delivery and fulfilment of our client’s requirements are met every time!

    My team operates across four vertical markets; volume Contact Centre operations, Warehouse and Logistics, Head Office functions & Technical/Professional Staffing. We pride ourselves on working with some of the largest high-street brands and blue-chip organisations across the UK, whereby our focus is to work in partnership with our clients in providing a service that is second to none.

    As well as working in a fast-paced industry, I also enjoy playing fast-paced sports having played tennis at a professional level during my teens!

  • Max Carr

    Max Carr

    Senior Recruitment Consultant

    I am a Managing Consultant at The Recruitment Co. with over 7 years experience in supplying Engineering professionals as either contractors and permanent staff across the UK and mainland Europe.