We offer a fresh approach to recruitment, working to build successful, long-term relationships with companies of all sizes – from multinationals to start-ups, across a range of scientific, environmental and engineering sectors.

In expert hands

You can rely on us. We pride ourselves on our business expertise and specialist knowledge in the science, sustainability and engineering sectors. We bring together our understanding of the way the market works with your specific recruitment requirements to hand pick only the very best candidates. It means you save time and effort, and we can fulfil both your ambitions and the career aspirations of our candidates.

Building for the future

We never send you a candidate just to make a sale. Our goal is to find you the right people to take your business forward, and build and maintain long-term relationships as your business evolves. Our aim goes beyond simply filling a vacancy: we deliver what you need, plus that bit extra. We like to think we’re doing something right – 75% of our business is through repeat custom.



We recruit in the following sectors:


The scientific market

  • Pharmaceutical, biotechnology, healthcare & clinical research
  • Polymers & materials
  • Food & beverage
  • Chemical & agrochemical
  • Cosmetics toiletries & household goods
  • Environmental


The sustainability market

  • Renewables (wind, solar & marine)
  • Low carbon
  • Climate change
  • Energy management
  • Environmental & sustainability
  • Bio-energy
  • Waste management


The engineering market

  • Mechanical
  • Design
  • Continuous improvement
  • Process
  • Chemical
  • Material

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Our specialist services


  • Recruitment services – we find the right people with the right skills who can become permanent players in your company’s success story.
  • Executive search – we discreetly contact top executives and establish their suitability for taking on key positions in your organisation.
  • Contract & interim – we help you respond to fast-changing business circumstances with quick and flexible temporary employment solutions.
Cranleigh understands our business needs well and always put forward candidates who meet the criteria of the job