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Lisa Taylor

Associate Director
Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Office: Newcastle upon Tyne

Lisa joined Nigel Wright in 2010 and is part of the Management Team at Nigel Wright with responsibility for providing leadership and direction to the Engineering, Manufacturing, Built Environment and Supply Chain recruitment team for the North East.

She has extensive experience gained in providing innovative customised recruitment solutions across the North East. This includes search & selection, advertising led solutions and bespoke online solutions. Her team provides effective support to businesses looking to recruit into manufacturing, operations and engineering disciplines across the North East. Lisa leads our Executive and Senior Management recruitment on behalf of North East based businesses in this area.

Lisa graduated from Salford University with a BSc (Hons) Economics and possesses over 20 years’ recruitment experience from across the North West, Yorkshire, Scotland and the North East.

Lisa started her recruitment career straight from university, recruiting for both interim and permanent Accountants across Yorkshire and the North West before relocating to the North East. She progressed her career significantly with a FTSE 100 listed recruitment business for 15 years specialising in financial recruiting at a Senior Management, Director and Executive level across public & not for profit, industrial, service and commercial Sectors.

Lisa has personally recruited 121 Senior Managers/Directors in the last 4 years across manufacturing, engineering and built environment. She has recruited for a number of local and international clients including Proctor & Gamble, Formica, Huntsman, Joy Global, Sage Group plc, Aesica Pharmaceuticals, Fine Industries, Mayborn, Hitachi Rail, Thirteen, Coast & Country Housing Group, Newcastle College Group, Northumbria University and Durham University.

  • I am consistently impressed by the level of professionalism demonstrated by the consultants at Nigel Wright. Lisa Taylor has supported our business through the recruitment of a number of key roles and has far exceeded our expectations at every stage. Lisa takes the time to get to know our business and this is apparent in all of our dealings with her. She is professional yet personable and we are always filled with confidence that her representation of our organisation will be as an extension of us. I would and do regularly recommend Lisa to anyone looking for a Recruiter who acts as a true partner at every stage of the recruitment process.

    Client

  • Lisa was fantastic right from the off and throughout the whole process. Communication was always timely, and the advice, guidance and support were completely invaluable which made for a totally different recruitment experience in comparison to others. I would highly recommend, and hopefully I never have to use again because I love my new job.

    Candidate

  • From the initial approach through to accepting an offer, the service was impeccable. Feedback given and aid with preparation for interviews was invaluable.

    Candidate

  • I have found Nigel Wright to be very professional in their approach to my employment needs.

    Candidate

  • Outstanding recruitment company. Lisa is a credit to the company. Always helpful, very supportive, wonderfully personable and a great process. Having had contact with many recruitment companies, Nigel Wright is head and shoulders above the rest for customer service.

    Candidate

  • The whole experience was great, from the initial contact, right through to ensuring that I was suitably prepared for the interview and securing the role.

    Candidate

  • The service I received from Lisa Taylor at Nigel Wright was first class, I would highly recommend my colleagues/friends contact her in the future should they be searching for a new job.

    Candidate

  • Lisa was very professional throughout my dealings with her. Always available for discussions and support and made sure I was fully prepared for my interview beforehand.

    Candidate

  • Excellent service, kept me informed every step of the way. Lisa Taylor is very professional.

    Candidate

  • My involvement with Nigel Wright has been the ultimate professional experience. Lisa Taylor has been informative, confidential and understanding of my circumstances. I have been approached for appropriate job opportunities which match my skill set. I certainly recommend the company for anyone considering a change in occupation/role.

    Candidate

  • From her introduction through to the interview and follow-up, Lisa gave me the knowledge and confidence to get the job. A first-class service.

    Candidate

  • Lisa Taylor is an absolute delight to work with and I would consider her support to recruit my own team in any role in the future. Her pro-active management is just what I need and it is considerably different from other consultancy staff in other companies I have been in contact with, who only manage what comes across their desks. Very impressed.

    Candidate

  • Nigel Wright give excellent service. I have found the consultants to be highly professional with great level of expertise within my industry sector. The consultants take the time to thoroughly understand what you are looking for in your next role and your skills and experience, to match you to the correct role. I was fully informed from the start of the process to the end and received timely feedback following interviews. I highly recommend using Nigel Wright.

    Candidate

  • Extremely professional, not rushed, methodical approach and ultimately resulted in recruiting outstanding candidates for our vacant positions.

    Client

  • I was very happy with the service received from Claire and the team. We faced a bit of a tricky situation regarding candidate feedback on the business and this was handled very professionally between Claire and her line manager Lisa. I really appreciated being able to have open and honest conversations with them both, no agendas. Thank you very much to them both.

    Client

  • I have felt valued and important throughout the process and trusted my contact (Lisa Taylor) completely.

    Candidate

  • The organisation, the consideration of which businesses may be suitable, the preparation for interviews and feedback afterwards are second to none.

    Candidate

  • Excellent support and guidance given, both in being made aware of premium job opportunities, and in preparation for job interviews to maximise knowledge awareness of employing companies. Feedback generally given after interviews too. Very professional approach from all Nigel Wright staff that I personally have had dealings with.

    Candidate

  • I felt well informed and prepared. Not only regarding the content of the role, but also the context of the role within the organisation.

    Candidate

  • I have experience of Nigel Wright as hiring manager and as a candidate. My most recent experience of being placed in my new role has been very professionally managed, from start to finish.

    Candidate

  • I just wanted to highlight how attentive and professional Lisa Taylor is. A real asset to your business.

    Candidate

  • Lisa has been a pleasure to deal with from my very first enquiry. She has always been helpful, honest and transparent. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Lisa and Nigel Wright in the future.

    Candidate

  • Lisa takes time to understand the strengths and weaknesses of candidates as well as their interests and aspirations. As a result, I have only been presented with interesting and attainable opportunities.

    Candidate

  • Working with Lisa has been great. From the start, the focus has been on finding me the right match and considering my needs in line with available roles.

    Candidate

  • Good service delivered by an agent who knows the industry and the technical requirements for the roles in question. This enables a quick turnaround in terms of suitability, determination and efficiency of progression to face to face candidate/employer talks and interviews.

    Candidate

  • I have used Nigel Wright when looking at new opportunities and also when recruiting. The service provided is excellent; the team actively listen and provide good candidates based on the job requirements. I have always found that Lisa, Claire and the rest of the team go the extra mile to ensure the customer experience is first class.

    Candidate

  • Great service from Lisa Taylor. I completed my application and was contacted the following morning by Lisa, to discuss further.

    Candidate

  • Dealing with Lisa Taylor has been a pleasure from the outset, her approach in dealing with my appointment was second to none and I could not recommend her highly enough. Thanks Lisa.

    Candidate