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Lisa Bird

Principal Consultant
Consumer, Operations
Office: Newcastle upon Tyne

Lisa joined Nigel Wright in 2018 as part of the UK Consumer Team. She brings a wealth of experience, having spent 13 years in the recruitment industry. Her focus is on Manufacturing and Operational roles, covering all products within Food & Beverage. Clients range from smaller, privately owned craft businesses to large blue-chip mass manufacturers both branded and non-branded.

Prior to joining Nigel Wright, Lisa started her career with a FTSE listed recruitment business and worked across a number of regions before relocating to London at the end of 2013. She also spent 2 years working for a smaller, privately owned recruitment business delivering a mix of contingent and retained recruitment, before relocating back to the North East and joining Nigel Wright.

  • A truly professional company. Great attitude and attention to detail for both the candidate and the client.

    Candidate

  • Lisa has been bright, enthusiastic and well prepared on her mission to find a replacement for her client. She makes you feel she is representing your best interests and allowing you to present your best side during the interview. An excellent career adviser.

    Candidate

  • I was kept up to date without being pushy. Professional and helpful.

    Candidate

  • The service provided by the consultants is excellent, they are professional, knowledgeable and efficient.

    Client

  • Lisa has been an exceptional recruiter. From initial screening, her professionalism, and importantly friendliness and personability, have made the whole process flawless. The transition between interview stages were excellent and her guidance, feedback and suggestions were a welcome change to other recruiters I’ve dealt with in the past – on both sides of the table.

    Candidate

  • Very professional, courteous and kept me fully updated with my progress.

    Candidate

  • I found Lisa Bird very professional, yet friendly at the same time. She supplied me with the best candidate support, her honesty helped me review my CV, which in return led to an interview with her client. Lisa kept in touch and communicated in a clear and detailed manner, this helped me on planning my timetable. She also offered me a pre-interview preparation session. I feel that I was provided, not just a top quality service, but also a job seeking process experience and was left very impressed at the end of it. Well done Lisa and Nigel Wright for employing colleagues like Lisa.

    Candidate

  • Very organised and professional service, which regularly updated me on where we were in the process. The team really understood the scope and requirements of their client.

    Candidate

  • Lisa is very professional, accommodating and excellent at keeping you up to date and informed. I would happily recommend Nigel Wright.

    Candidate

  • I am extremely satisfied with the service and the support provided throughout the whole process. Lisa Bird has been a testament to what good looks like and I would happily recommend her to others.

    Candidate

  • The most professional recruitment company I have ever dealt with. From the time you make an appointment to arriving at their most impressive offices for your first consultation, you are in no doubt that you have made the right choice. Both Lisa and Claire are to be commended for their professionalism.

    Candidate

  • Very good communication and professional proactive approach.

    Candidate

  • I’m extremely happy with service. So much so, I recommended it to a friend and he is now in a recruitment process.

    Candidate

  • Having dealt with a number of recruiters over the last few months, I can only say the service, support and communication provided by Lisa was first class.

    Candidate

  • I was kept appraised of my progress and given relevant client insight during the process.

    Candidate

  • I found everyone I dealt with at Nigel Wright Recruitment to be very professional, knowledgeable and friendly in their approach.

    Candidate

  • I received excellent support throughout the entire process from my recruitment consultant, at Nigel Wright. I will highly recommend Nigel Wright for anyone seeking a new role!

    Candidate

  • Lisa provided good updates on potential opportunities and maintained an excellent level of contact during the process. Gave a good summary of the company aims too.

    Candidate