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Recruiters ranked among top companies to work for

Fri, 26 Feb 2016

Phaidon International and Randstad CPE have emerged as the top recruitment agencies in their respective categories in this year’s The Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For.

Work engagement specialist Best Companies, the firm that compiles The Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For has published the 2016 list for Best Big Companies, Best Mid Companies and Best Small Companies to Work For.

While no recruiters made the list among the 25 big companies to work for, six, including Randstad CPE made the cut of Best 100 Mid Companies to Work For, while more than 30, including Phaidon International, were included in the Best Small Companies to Work For.

Agencies ranked among the best mid companies were as follows:

Randstad Construction, Property & Engineering (CPE) (40)

Pertemps Recruitment Partnership (41)

Search Consultancy (51)

Blue Arrow (77)

Penna (87)

ID Medical (96)

Meanwhile, the agencies making the Best Small Companies to Work For included:

Phaidon International (2)

Educ8 (3)

Opus Professional Services Group (6)

Roc Search (8) 

La Fosse Associates (11)

Premier Group (15)

Oakleaf Partnership (16)

Gemini People (21)

Austin Fraser (23)

Liquid Personnel (24)

CBSbutler (25)

Empiric (30)

Tate (36)

Stott & May (37)

Taskmaster (47)

Penta Consulting (52)

Deverell Smith (53)

TFS Healthcare (55)

Aspire (64)

BCL Legal (65)

Celsian Education (67)

Orion Electrotech (68)

X4 Group (71)

Argyll Scott (75)

Thorn Baker (76)

SF Group (82)

Prime People (Macdonald & Company) (86)

ConSol Partners (88)

Cobalt Recruitment (90)

Resourcing Group (94)

eResponse Recruitment & Training (96)

Oliver James (100)

Also included in this list were customer relationship management (CRM) software provider Bullhorn (44) talent development firm Lee Hecht Harrison (48), apprenticeship provider Just IT Training (80) and recruitment platform provider Madgex (95).

No information was provided on the breakdown of how many employees each category of company employs.

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