“Excellent service. You found candidates that are a higher calibre than any others I was able to find through our internal recruitment partner. Your communication throughout was fantastic and you were able to find the perfect candidate for me!” Learning & Development Manager at TMD Friction

HR Recruitment Agency UK & Ireland – Nigel Wright Group

Leading specialist HR recruiter for UK firms

During the last four decades, Nigel Wright has developed a reputation as a leading specialist HR recruitment agency across the North of England. Our recruitment consultants based in the North East, Yorkshire and the North West represent organisations operating in diverse sectors and enjoy access to strong networks of HR professionals working at all levels of this broad and varied discipline.

Nigel Wright Group's values

Each of our HR recruitment consultants is driven by a commitment to live our company values every day. This means that wherever you interact with a member of the Nigel Wright team, they will work collaboratively and with a high degree of integrity to drive success, all the while delivering a consistently high standard of customer service that distinguishes us from other HR recruiting firms.

To discuss your hiring needs and find out more about our market-leading HR recruitment services, please contact us directly or use the chat function below to talk with a member of our team. Candidates can find all the latest full-time and part-time HR jobs on our vacancies page. We also encourage jobseekers to send us a copy of their CV for consideration.


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Our track record for recruitment in HR and associated professions

We’re proud to help organisations active in the consumer, industrial, services, tech and public & third sectors build capability into their HR departments. Our consultants offer expertise in Generalist HR roles, as well as specialist positions covering Talent Management, Compensation & Benefits, Learning & Development, HR Compliance and Workplace Safety. Some of our clients include:

Clients praise our capabilities as a recruitment agency for HR talent

To embed a culture of service excellence, we regularly survey our customers and use their feedback to inform ongoing training and development programmes for existing employees and future hires. Our annual Net Promotor Score (NPS) confirms that Nigel Wright’s clients receive a level of service that exceeds what they would ordinarily get from other HR specialist recruitment agencies.

“Nigel Wright’s consultants always deliver excellent service and demonstrate a very high level of professionalism throughout each hiring process. The candidates are superb, which makes it difficult to choose. I will not hesitate to use them in the future.”
Talent Acquisition Manager, Balfour Beatty

“We find that Nigel Wright's consultants understand our business requirements and make the recruitment process straightforward. We are kept regularly informed of progress and receive excellent quality CVs. Highly recommended as a recruitment agency specialising in HR”
HR Director, Banks Group

“The consultants are great sparring partners who offer in-depth knowledge of the market and have an uncompromising approach to sourcing top-quality candidates. They have consistently set the bar very high for talent in our sector.”
Talent Acquisition Manager, Coca-Cola Enterprises

“There were several quality candidates submitted for this vacancy, making the task quicker and easier for our internal recruiting team, thus shortening the time from advertisement to appointment. An excellent service that I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend.”
HR Manager, Coveris

“Our consultant was excellent. As well as acting in a professional manner throughout the assignment, they clearly understood the job description and our requirements for this role and stuck to the agreed timeframe to deliver the perfect result.”
Human Resources Manager, Hitachi Rail

“Nigel Wright’s team took the time to get a good insight into our culture and the types of people that work here. The brief was fully understood, which translated into CVs that aligned with the skills and behaviours required to succeed in this role.”
HR Business Partner, Homes England

“We have worked with Nigel Wright on various senior appointments, including our Head of People. The consultants are discipline specialists who offer a good insight into the ever-changing candidate market, whilst providing a solution-focused service.”
Interim Talent Advisor, North Yorkshire Police

International consumer search firm

As Europe’s number one consumer industry recruiter, we also help to secure executive-level HR talent for a broad range of consumer brands and manufacturers operating across the UK and Ireland. To find out more about our track record in the consumer sectors, please visit our Nigel Wright Consumer website or contact our London team directly.

Searching for an HR Recruitment Company?

To discuss your HR recruitment needs and find out more about how we can use bespoke HR recruitment solutions to secure top talent for your HR team, please contact one of our specialist consultants via the details below.

If you are seeking to hire any staff on a temporary or permanent basis we will respond the same working day.

Newcastle Headquarters

Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 0770

Email: marketingdept@nigelwright.com

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

Leeds Office

Telephone: +44 (0)113 524 1111

Email: marketingdept@nigelwright.com

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

Manchester Office

Telephone: +44 (0)161 552 5027

Email: marketingdept@nigelwright.com

Address: The Lincoln, Lincoln Square, Brazennose Street, Manchester, M2 5AD

Teesside Office

Telephone: +44 (0)1740 276 015

Email: marketingdept@nigelwright.com

Address: Wynyard Park House, Wynyard Avenue, Billingham, TS22 5TB, United Kingdom

London Office

Telephone: +44 (0)204 551 9582

Email: marketingdept@nigelwright.com

Address: 9 Appold Street, London, EC2A 2AP, United Kingdom