Watch our video

“See how we put the genius into Recruitment Genius”

Our philosophy

We believe in helping smart businesses grow with smart people.

This means our focus is on building the right tools and strategies to help you find the best people for the lowest price in the shortest time. It’s that simple.

  • Geoff-Newman

    Dec 18th 2009

    Geoff Newman creates Recruitment Genius.
    The idea is born at the pub (as so many great ideas are)

  • Kelloggs-O2-Tesco

    February 2010

    We help our first big businesses become recruitment geniuses

  • steve-huxham

    June 2010

    Steve Huxham joins as Non-executive Director

  • awards

    November 2010

    We win the Best New Business Award in the UK

  • finalists

    May 2011

    Finalists for the KEiBA awards:
    Startup of the Year, Science & Technology Business of the Year, and Apprenticeship of the Year

  • maidstone

    August 2011

    We open our Maidstone office to hire more staff

  • no.1-digital-recruitment-tool

    October 2011

    We win Kent’s Most Promising New Business Award

  • awards

    December 2011

    We win the UK’s Most Promising New Business Award

  • no.1-Digital-recruitment-tool

    March 2012

    We win two Onrec Online Recruitment awards:
    Innovative Online Marketing and Best Use of Online Recruitment

  • 60,000-jobs-filled

    April 2012

    60,000+ jobs filled. And counting…

  • Glasgow

    January 2013

    We open our Glasgow office to expand our sales team

  • Find-the-right-staff-online

    June 2013

    We open our Glasgow office to expand our sales team

  • 10,000+Organisations

    September 2014

    More than 10,000 UK employers recruited for

  • 80,000-jobs-filled

    July 2015

    More than 80,000 jobs filled

  • Jobs

    November 2015

    Our job seeker portal goes live, creating more applicants for each job

  • recruitment-genius

    March 2016

    We introduce remote working for Recruitment Genius teams

  • questions-answers

    May 2016

    Our new Q&A feature goes live, leading to more applications for employers

  • London

    April 2017

    We open our London office to attract more staff

  • New-Branding

    November 2017

    Our new branding goes live. We hope you like it!

Where we are today


0 +

Jobs filled

0 +

UK employers

0 +

Success rate

0.00 %

Meet the team

Callum Slade

Sales Manager

"I’m still amazed at all the features we have to offer employers. It makes Recruitment Genius fantastic value."

Steve Huxham

Managing Director

"It’s great we still remain true to our founding principle – to make it easier and cheaper for anyone to recruit."

Our experience helps you succeed

A great company relies on great people to make it successful, and we’re no exception! Our experienced teams of Recruitment Geniuses are spread throughout the UK to make sure we always give you the right regional help and advice, whether that’s answering your questions or writing the perfect job advert.

Award Winners

We’re proud to be recognised for improving the way recruitment works

UK's No.1

As the inventor of flat-fee recruitment, no one has filled more jobs than us

By royal appointment

We’ve filled jobs for more than 23,000+ employers, including royalty!