Chester Recruitment Agency – Nigel Wright Talent Experts

Specialist recruitment agency for Chester-based businesses

Founded in the late 1980s in Newcastle upon Tyne, Nigel Wright Group has since expanded across the North of England with offices in Teesside and Leeds, as well as a team in Manchester, serving the North West region. We specialise in delivering temporary and permanent recruitment solutions to a broad range of UK businesses that value our strong networks and high standards of customer service.

Alongside CEOs, MDs, and other general leadership positions, our specialist consultants recruit key roles at all levels of the sales, marketing, supply chain & procurement, IT, HR and finance & accountancy professions. Our impressive client portfolio consists of local, regional, and national companies operating in the consumer, digital & tech, industrial, services and public & third sectors.

To discuss your hiring needs and find out more about how we can identify and attract talent for your business, please contact us directly or use the chat function below to talk with a member of our team. Candidates can view all the latest jobs in Chester and the North West on our vacancies page. We also encourage job-seekers to send us a copy of their CVs for review.


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Our track record for recruitment in Chester and the wider North West region

We understand that building a long-lasting client relationship requires an effort that goes far beyond the initial contact. Working closely with all parties, our consultants take the time to listen to their needs, offering guidance and support at every stage. This leads to successful placements and also to a strong network of satisfied clients and candidates who continue to work with us in the future.

Some of our North West talent partners include:

Clients praise our recruitment expertise

At Nigel Wright Group, our people are the backbone of our success. We obviously want to attract individuals who offer expertise in the disciplines, industries and markets that we serve. But most importantly, they must embody our core values. Only this way can we ensure that our clients receive a high-quality, transparent and collaborative service, all the while achieving their desired results.

We’re proud to highlight how our Net Promoter Score (NPS), the internationally recognised metric for determining customer satisfaction, positions us among the best companies worldwide and ahead of other recruitment agencies in Chester (UK) for customer loyalty. As you can see from the examples below, the type of feedback that we receive from our clients helps to reinforce the data.

“We used Nigel Wright Group to help us recruit a mechanical engineer. This was a key role for CF Fertilisers, providing high-quality engineering service support across our business. The consultant who led the search demonstrated the necessary tenacity to succeed and ultimately sourced some top-quality candidates. It was a very positive experience, overall.”
HR Business Partner, CF Fertilisers

“I’ve built a great relationship with Nigel Wright’s team over the years, using them to recruit several key roles within our finance, HR, and business support functions. The consultants work together with us in an honest and trusting partnership to ensure that we always get the best results, regardless of what position we’re hiring for.”
Head of Talent Acquisition, Nobia (Aka Magnet Kitchens)

“We engaged Nigel Wright to help us find a new business development manager – an important hire for us focused on developing our on-trade and off-trade channels. It was a great service from a very professional organisation. The consultant took time to understand our needs and delivered a good selection of talented candidates for the role, one of whom we hired.”
Director, Riverside Spirits

Searching for a recruitment consultancy in Chester?

If you’re searching for a Chester recruitment company and need to recruit staff in Chester, please be assured that our consultants cover the whole of the North West region including Cheshire, Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, and Greater Manchester. To discuss your hiring needs, please contact a member of our recruitment team via the details below:

Email: with details of your recruitment requirements and we will respond on the same working day.

Leeds Office

Telephone: +44 113 524 1111


Address: 6 Wellington Place, Leeds, LS1 4AP, United Kingdom

Newcastle Office

Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 0770


Address: Lloyds Court, 78 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6AF, United Kingdom