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Consumer & FMCG recruitment agency

Nigel Wright is Europe's number one consumer sector & FMCG recruitment agency and has supported many of the world’s leading consumer companies.

Nigel Wright has been the preferred talent partner for the last 30 years

  • We have significant experience in bringing together high-calibre candidates and local/global consumer & FMCG organisations for individual assignments and as part of a long-term account.
  • Our depth and breadth for handling large scale, transformational recruitment projects is extensive and we have the capacity and capabilities required to provide clients with excellent service levels whilst helping achieve their objectives.


Unique benefits

Our clients trust us to quickly attract the highest calibre and most suitable candidates first time.

  • We access the best local and international consumer and FMCG talent
  • Our customers believe we enhance their employer brand
  • We control the process and manage risk, enabling you to employ the highest calibre candidates


Nigel Wright specialises in the appointment of permanent and interim commercial and operations professionals for national and international FMCG, consumer products and consumer services companies. We recruit disciplines ranging from marketing, sales, supply chain & procurement, engineering & manufacturing, finance, HR and general management/executives. We work alongside small family consumer & FMCG businesses as well as global blue-chip companies, supporting them in the recruitment and development of executive through to middle/junior management talent. Our UK Consumer & FMCG recruitment consultants are based in either our London, Newcastle upon Tyne or Teesside office.


Consumer & FMCG specialisms

We have extensive experience throughout consumer sector & FMCG markets. Select any of the sectors below to see our enviable track record of success:

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Some of our consumer and FMCG clients

Consumer & FMCG clients

Notable consumer and FMCG placements

We have made over 1,000 placements within the consumer and FMCG sector in the last three years. Examples of these include:

  • Operations Director - EMEA - Yankee Candle
  • Brand Director - Hovis Ltd
  • Head of Digital/E-commerce - Premier Foods
  • Global Marketing Director - Tuborg - Carlsberg
  • UK Head of Research - Boots UK
  • Brand Trade Marketing Manager Sweden - Innocent Ltd
  • Managing Director of Spain - Red Bull
  • HR Director Algeria - Heineken
  • Sales Director - Mars
  • VP Sales EMEA The North Face - VP Corporation
  • Regional Sales Manager - Skechers
  • Brand Manager - Dananino - Danone
  • Logistics Manager Northern & Central Europe - Barilla
  • Supply Chain Manager - Kerry Foods
  • Product Manager, Innovation - Orkla Foods
  • National Account Manager - Del Monte


Contact our consumer and FMCG recruitment consultants

To discuss your hiring needs or job search within the consumer and FMCG industries please contact the relevant consultant in our consumer and FMCG recruitment team. Alternatively you can view our latest consumer and FMCG jobs here or Submit your CV to one of our specialist consultants.


Consumer knowledge & expertise

As a specialist in the consumer & FMCG sector, Nigel Wright regularly produces reports, magazines and updates focused on the consumer products and consumer services industries. Nigel Wright also produces annual Consumer Sector Salary Surveys for the UK and the other international markets that we operate within. Working with some of the biggest brands in the consumer sector gives us access to highly influential individuals within the industry, allowing us to showcase key expertise and knowledge through our interviews and thought leadership articles.

consumer industry reports

UK Consumer Sector Salaries Report 2022

UK Consumer Sector Salaries Report 2022

This report provides an analysis of salaries commanded by professionals within the consumer sector in the UK.

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