North West Recruitment Agency – Nigel Wright Group

Specialist recruitment agency for the North West of England

Founded in the late 1980s in Newcastle upon Tyne, Nigel Wright has over 35 years of experience delivering talent solutions to UK businesses. We have expanded across the North East, Yorkshire and the North West, building a strong portfolio of clients in diverse sectors. Our consultants have a proven track record in identifying high-quality candidates across various professional discipline areas.

Alongside our executive search and interim management practices we also recruit permanent, contract, and temporary roles at all levels of the sales, marketing, supply chain & procurement, IT, HR and finance professions. A blend of sector and discipline expertise, combined with strong networks and local market insight, enables our teams to add significant value to a typical recruitment process.

To discuss your hiring needs and find out more about our North West recruitment services, please contact our marketing department directly or use the chat function below to talk with a member of our team. Candidates can view all of the latest regional career opportunities on our vacancies page. We also encourage jobseekers to send us their CVs and follow us on relevant social media channels.


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Our track record for recruitment in the North West

Nigel Wright is proud to represent a variety of organisations in the North West including those operating in the consumer, industrial, tech, professional services, and public & third sectors. We help start-ups, SMEs, and FTSE and AIM-listed firms, as well as charities, housing associations, health and education providers, and regional and national government agencies secure talent for key roles.

Some of our regional partners include:

Kerry Foods logoBrightbox LogoArmstrong Watson logoITD Global logoSpectrum Brands logoNewell Brands logoEnesco logoBensons for Beds logoMcBride logoDairygold LogoWarburtons logoCastles and Coasts logoNHS logoCF Fertilisers logo

Clients praise our recruitment expertise

The feedback that we receive is a testament to our values-driven culture which prioritises service excellence, teamwork, and integrity. Our market-leading standards of customer service are confirmed by our Net Promoter Score (NPS), which positions us among the best companies worldwide and ahead of other recruitment agencies in the North West for customer satisfaction.

“Nigel Wright Group helped us to recruit an HR services manager and interim HR administrator. The consultants who delivered these assignments provided a high level of professionalism and insight. They had a good understanding of the local job market and candidate suitability and were always flexible and patient in supporting us during the recruitment process.” — Head of HR, Homes England

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“I have used Nigel Wright as a candidate and as a client. The service is always proactive and success-orientated. Their consultants build great relationships too, so that they thoroughly understand what you are looking for. I also find that they manage candidate expectations in exactly the way you would wish them to be managed. They are my go-to agency for any recruitment needs.” — CFO, ITD Global

“Nigel Wright Group has placed several high-calibre candidates into senior-level roles at McBride over the last few years including a group quality director and a UK sales director. The service provided by the consultants is excellent. They are all knowledgeable and efficient operators, who constantly exceed our expectations to ensure our business needs are met.” — HR Manager, McBride

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Searching for recruitment companies in the North West?

We cover the whole of the North West region including Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, and Cumbria. Please contact our marketing department for the North West with details of your recruitment requirements via the details below and we will respond on the same working day.

Manchester Office

Telephone: +44 (0)161 552 5027


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