Recruiting in the
East Midlands since 1987.

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"We've had a great relationship with Harpers for many years and I can honestly say in all that time, they have never let us down – no matter how short notice we've given them they've always been able to 'rescue' us."
Novozymes Biopharma UK


Our Recruitment Consultants

Our consultants have leading market experience in the recruitment sector, with an average of 14 years’ experience in their given fields, making us one of the top independent recruitment agencies in Nottingham and the East Midlands. Our recruitment consultants tend to stay with us for many years, with an average of 12 years’ service in our Nottingham office, providing our clients and candidates with unparalleled regional market knowledge and understanding.


Quality of Service

Our consultants are rewarded on service delivery and project performance, as opposed to pure sales achievements. This ensures that our team is 100% focused on providing the most suitable candidates to fill our client’s roles. Naturally, the only true measure of the quality of service that we provide is what our clients and candidates say about us: in the last 3 years alone, over 35% of our candidates have come from referrals and 89% of our clients have given us repeat business. See our Testimonials page for more information.


Candidate Flow

The critical success factor for any recruitment agency is to be able to consistently provide high quality candidates. We attract candidates partially because of our reputation and because of continuous consistent presence in the East Midlands commercial recruitment market. Valuing a traditional approach to candidate attraction whilst embracing the latest technological advances in Web and Social Media attraction methodology.

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Valued Clients

  • Shoosmiths
  • Innes England
  • Nelsons
  • Welcome Financial Services