Welcome to The Recruitment Co.

Professional Services – Northern Ireland

Welcome to our Professional Services – Northern Ireland team

Our Professional Services NI division is your go to for your specialist and senior recruitment needs. We blend our decades of experience with industry knowledge and new technology to find the best candidates with the correct skills and experience to drive your business forward. 

We are an extension of your business and take time to understand your recruitment needs and challenges to make sure we design and successfully deliver the best solution for you. We will be open and honest with ourselves and others and build long term partnerships with our clients and candidates based on trust and respect.

We specialise in the recruitment of senior level applicants across all roles including senior, lead, management, director and C Suite level roles.

We add value at every step of the recruitment process. Through our tailored account management service and our innovative approach, we ensure your expectations are always met and exceeded.

We provide our clients with market data and management information, campaigns to promote and protect your brand, and tailored recruitment events to meet complex or volume recruitment needs.

We specialise in the following sectors:

  • Office Support
  • Sales Specialists
  • Manufacturing 
  • Human Resources
  • Finance, Procurement and Buyers
  • Project Support Specialists

With well over 100 years of combined recruitment experience across the team, we are true experts in each of our markets, utilising cutting-edge sourcing technology we are able to offer market insight for all the roles we take on. 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

  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Office-Based Roles
  • Sales and Marketing

How to reach us

Meet our Professional Services – Northern Ireland Team

  • Claire Gourley

    Northern Ireland Operations Manager

    Hi, I’m Claire, I am the Operations Manager for The Recruitment Co. in Northern Ireland.  I have worked for The Rec co for 17 years with 28 years in the people sector. I am a CIPD Associate member and I hold a certificate in recruitment practice. I like to be hands-on and really enjoy working directly with our clients to deliver volume and niche staffing solutions across a broad range of public and private sectors as well as innovative tech and process solutions. Some of our clients I have known for over 15 years in NI! I like to get out and about and visit client sites as I learn so much, it’s genuinely fascinating – open for a cup of tea and a yarn any day!  In my free time, you may see me heading to the North coast or loughs and mountains.

  • Mia McDowell

    Senior Recruitment Consultant

    I have been working for The Recruitment Co. for just under 3 years. My biggest achievement to date would be getting my promotion, after showing my capabilities within my role. We offer our clients the best and most approachable service. I pride myself on my proactive relationship with all my clients. Working in a fast-paced environment to guarantee I am meeting my client’s needs.

  • Jane Lewsley

    Recruitment Consultant

    I’m Team Leader in our Lisburn branch and have been working for The Recruitment Co. for over 8 years, with 10 years total experience in recruitment. I have worked in every aspect of the business from payroll to industrial and commercial recruitment. We offer a professional and proactive approach to recruitment. We support both, the client and candidate throughout the recruitment process and are always on hand to answer any questions.

Welcome to The Recruitment Co.

Professional Services

Welcome to our Professional Services team

Our Professional Services division is the one-stop-shop for any of your more specialist recruitment needs. They are our biggest in-house team and are located within our Central Manchester location. Within the team, there are specialist sub-teams and consultants specialising in the following sectors:

  • Office Personnel
  • Executive Search & Senior Management
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Aviation
  • IT
  • Legal & Accountancy
  • Real Estate

With well over 100 years of combined recruitment experience across the team, we are true experts in each of our markets, utilising cutting-edge sourcing technology we are able to offer market insight for all the roles we take on. 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

  • Daniel Shaw

    Professional Services Recruitment Manager

    I manage a team that works with a number of The Recruitment Co.’s highest value, blue-chip clients mainly in a permanent capacity. I am an experienced Managing Consultant offering a bespoke contingency or retained recruitment process to suit our clients. I personally specialise in the supply of senior appointments as well as any technical and sales professionals of all levels,

    No matter the level you’re at, I’m happy to offer any career assistance you may need.

  • Emily Barlow

    Recruitment Consultant

    Hi, I’m Emily Barlow, I’m a Recruitment Consultant at The Recruitment Co. and I specialise in permanent, commercial recruitment. I have a degree in History and I am a 360 consultant. I enjoy meeting new clients and helping them to secure the best talent. If you’re looking to make any new hires, or if you are looking for your next role then please get in touch.

  • Joanna Hammond

    Recruitment Consultant

    Specialising in professional services at The Recruitment Co. I have obtained a high success rate of satisfied clients, and candidates, priding myself on building strong relationships to ensure all needs are fulfilled. Coming from a legal background myself, my clients include some of the top leading regional law firms, where I have placed a range of positions from Administrators, Legal Secretary’s/PA, Executive Assistants, Practise Assistants, Paralegals, Solicitors, Production System Managers, People Business Partners (HR), Bid Managers, HR Advisors, Document Solutions Managers etc. So look no further if you’re looking for work across the UK I will support you through the full process from start to finish on getting you into a new position, or if you’re requiring any vacancies to be filled, ensuring you find the correct candidate; my main objective is providing the right fit for all.

  • Leanne Blundell

    Recruitment Consultant

    Hi, I’m Leanne Blundell. I’m a Candidate 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!

  • Hannah Sang

    Recruitment Consultant

    My name is Hannah Sang, I am a 360 Recruitment Consultant with The Recruitment Co. based in Aberdeen, Scotland. The 360 role means I manage all aspects of the Recruitment process with my clients and candidates from start to finish. I specialise in Commercial roles but I have had success working across a variety of sectors including but not limited to; HR, Legal, QHSE and General Administration vacancies. I have been working in Recruitment for 10 months, in that time I have achieved my Level 3 Recruitment qualification alongside building fantastic relationships with my colleagues, clients and candidates. I have a first-class degree in Biomedical Science from the University of Aberdeen, in my free time, I enjoy spending time with my son and family, socialising, being active and reading.