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Recruitment Agency Sunderland — Nigel Wright Group

Recruitment Agency Sunderland

We are the leading and largest professional recruitment agency in the North East of England.

Our regional offices serve Sunderland, Newcastle upon Tyne, County Durham, Darlington, Hartlepool, and Middlesbrough, as well as Cumbria and Yorkshire. Our reputation is for recruiting permanenttemporary, and contract roles across the private and public sectors. We recruit in the following disciplines: executivesalesmarketingsupply chain & procurementengineering, industrial & manufacturingfinanceIT and HR.

View full time permanent and temporary, as well as part time, jobs in Sunderland and the surrounding North East

We’re proud to represent many of Sunderland’s most valued employers. Our clients operate across a broad range of critical sectors.

Some of our Sunderland based clients include:

Sunderland is the second biggest local authority area in Tyne and Wear

Its main employment centres are in and around Sunderland, Washington, Houghton-le-Spring, and Hetton-le-Hole. Over 7,000 local and national businesses operate in the area, including more than 80 internationally owned companies.

Sunderland’s economy has long been based around manufacturing, with around 15% of the local working population employed in that industry. As the home of Nissan and Rolls Royce, the wider automotive sector, in particular, attract lots of local talent. The city is considered a European centre for electric vehicle research and production, and offers expertise in advanced manufacturing across aerospace and turbo technologies.

It large public & third sector also reflects the presence of its university, a NHS Foundation Trust, and the headquarters of Sunderland County Council. Other important sectors in Sunderland are Financial, professional & business services; Construction; Transport; IT, Software & Data Technology; Healthcare; Science; Marine & Offshore services; Creative & Digital; and Arts & Culture.

Sunderland has various Enterprise Zones designed to attract investment and create jobs. These include the A19 Corridor, the IAMP or International Advanced Manufacturing Park, the Port of Sunderland and the University Enterprise Zone.

Unique benefits

Nigel Wright has significant experience and a track record in the Sunderland recruitment and employment market. We bring together high quality candidates and local/global 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. We have the capacity and capabilities required to provide clients with excellent service levels whilst helping achieve their objectives.

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

  • We access candidates that others can’t
  • Our customers believe we enhance their employer brand
  • We control the process and manage risk, allowing you to focus on your day job
  • We deliver sustainable results that produce long term value

Our market experience and high standard of customer service are what set us apart from other recruitment agencies operating in Sunderland

  • 30 years’ market reputation
  • 300+ years’ regional experience
  • 1,000+ weekly market insight conversations
  • 78% of repeat clients provide multi discipline assignments
  • Net Promoter Score of 57 denoting our world-class service excellence
  • 4,000+ candidate meetings a year

Our regional offices cover the whole of Sunderland including the following areas:

  • Sunderland
  • Washington
  • Houghton-le-Spring
  • Hetton-le-Hole

Regional office contact details for Sunderland

If are seeking employment or trying to source the perfect candidate, our dedicated team can help you. To discuss your recruitment needs or job search, contact our team via the details below. If you prefer, you can reach out to one of our Recruitment Consultants directly.

View jobs in Sunderland and the surrounding North East or submit your CV to the relevant consultant.


Telephone: 01740 661000

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

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