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Established in 1992, we have over 30 years continuous experience within the sector.
We have in excess of 30 branches, offices and on-site locations within the UK and are part of Synergie Group which operates in 17 countries and have 800 offices globally.
We have over 160 employees and a UK turnover in excess of £100 million.
Temporary Recruitment Solutions
We recruit up to 6,000 temporary workers into 1,200 different client companies every week.
Permanent Recruitment Solutions
We successfully recruit circa 1,800 permanent employees for clients within the private and public sector each year.
S&You Executive Search is an extension of Acorn by Synergie. S&You Executive Search partner with orginisations across the public, third sector and corporate industries to hire the absolute best in class. Find out more https://www.sandyou.co.uk
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How we help businesses like you
Established in 1992, we have over 30 years’ experience across the sectors that we operate in.
We have in excess of 30 branches, offices and on-site locations in the UK alone, and are part of Synergie Group who operate globally in 17 countries.
Here in the UK, we have over 160 employees and have a turnover in excess of 100M.
We offer a range of bespoke services tailored to your needs:
- Dual branded collateral and campaigns
- Proven candidate attraction campaigns
- Successful retention techniques
- State of the art technology
- Highly experienced implementation team
- In-house award-winning marketing team
- Quality & Compliance Department
- A collaborative partnership approach
- Recruitment with integrity guaranteed
Our Executive Search team is well placed to deliver a comprehensive campaign that ensures any senior requirement is managed and promoted effectively to achieve the best quality, volume and diversity for you to hire from. We will guide you through the process, whilst delivering a robust search and a personalised, supportive experience.
Harnessing tomorrow’s technology - we offer a suite of software solutions to fit your business needs. Acorn By Synergie Plus offers an MI real time reporting system, which enables you the client access to a bespoke dashboard and KPI tracker.
Understanding the talent landscape and utilising the most up-to date technology is key to our success. We have invested in market leading talent analytics tool, Horsefly. This provides us with real time worker insights, allowing us together, to recruit the talented individuals you require.
You can have complete confidence in us, as your specialist recruitment partner.
The quality of the recruitment solutions we provide are essential and that’s why we are dedicated to achieving highly reputable industry recognised Accreditations and Awards to acknowledge and represent the professional standards we meet and exceed through our services, internal process and people.
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Local. National. Global.
With more than 30+ offices and on-site locations across the UK and internationally, Acorn by Synergie employs expert consultants within specialist industries and is part of the leading global recruitment group, Synergie. We provide local recruitment support on a national level with an international reach.
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We're part of the Synergie Group operating in 17 countries worldwide.
A leader in global human resources management — placing 70,000 job seekers into work every week.
- €3B turnover
- Over 800 branches
- 5,000 employees
S&You Specialist Recruitment
S&You is Acorn by Synergie's specialist and executive recruitment division. S&You’s mission is to make workplaces the best they can be by bringing exceptional candidates and industry-leading organisations together.Discover more
Passionate about Community & CSR
We're proud to support the communities we work in across the UK. Every year, we take part in a number of local and national fundraising activities, forming close relationships with many of our charity partners throughout our 30-year history.
Industry insights through Technology
Understanding the talent landscape
Within the UK we utilise Horsefly, a market leading talent analytics tool, that provides real-time worker insights, we will work with you to undertake searches for multiple roles to identify where we can provide the talented professional you require.Discover more
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