Recruitment Agency Preston & Lancashire – Nigel Wight Group

Specialist recruitment agency for Preston and Lancashire-based businesses

Nigel Wright Group is one of the North’s leading professional recruitment agencies. Founded in Newcastle upon Tyne in the late 1980s, we have since expanded across the North East into Yorkshire and the North West. Our specialist consultants have access to strong talent networks and combine sector and discipline to provide a service that is regarded as unique in the markets that we serve.

We recruit full-time and part-time permanent, temporary, contract, and interim positions. This includes key C-suite functions, as well as roles at all levels of the sales, marketing, supply chain & procurement, IT, HR and finance & accountancy professions. Clients value our local knowledge and ability to source talent effectively, often for large-scale, transformational talent acquisition projects.

To discuss your hiring needs and find out more about our Preston 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 the latest jobs in Preston and Lancashire on our vacancies page. We also encourage jobseekers to send us a copy of their CVs and follow our social media channels.


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Our track record for recruitment in Preston, Lancashire and the North West

During our time operating in the North-West, we have worked with a variety of organisations in the consumer, tech, industrial, services, and public & third sectors. Our values-driven approach is a key reason why our clients say they are attracted to working with us and a factor that continues to set us apart from other recruitment agencies in Preston, Lancashire and the wider North-West region.

Some of our regional talent partners include:

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Clients praise our customer service

To embed a culture of Service Excellence in our business, we regularly survey clients and candidates and use their feedback to inform ongoing training and development initiatives for all of our consultants. This commitment to continuous improvement is why our annual Net Promoter Score (NPS) positions us ahead of other recruitment consultancies in Preston for customer satisfaction.

Here is what our regional clients say about the service they receive from Nigel Wright:

“Going back several years now, Nigel Wright Group has helped us to identify talent for our UK business. I’ve always found the consultants to be professional and discrete during each process. This feature of the service has undoubtedly created a high level of trust within our organisation and is the reason why our relationship with Nigel Wright has lasted so long.” — Regional Controller, AkzoNobel

“Nigel Wright Group has recruited several roles for Fox’s Biscuits over the years including a sales director, a marketing manager, a brand manager, a health & safety coordinator, and various key positions within our national account management team. After picking up the brief, the consultants always provide a very fast, effective, and professional service.” — Senior HR Manager, Fox’s Biscuits

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“Nigel Wright Group placed me in my current role at Silent Night Brands and I believe were the obvious agency to help me in hiring an interim brand manager for my team. The assignment was a success, the consultant I worked with was excellent, and I felt that the overall recruitment process was a wholly positive experience. Highly recommend .” — Marketing Director, Silent Night Brands

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Searching for Preston recruitment agencies?

If you’re searching for recruitment companies in Preston, please be assured that our consultants cover the whole of the North West region including Cheshire, Cumbria, Lancashire, Merseyside, and Greater Manchester. To discuss your hiring needs, please contact our marketing team 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