HR recruitment

Helping you to attract talented HR professionals from middle management to senior leaders


Connor is more than a recruitment agency. We're a full service HR consultancy  uniquely networked and positioned to understand you and your requirements. We provide HR recruitment and search services to organisations of all sizes from small businesses to FTSE companies. 

Our recruitment campaign management is personal to the needs of your organisation and delivers exceptional results. This is underpinned by a flexible approach to costs giving you the best service for the best price.

What roles can we help you with? 

  • HR directors and people directors
  • HR business partners
  • Talent and OD directors and managers
  • Resourcing and talent acquisition directors and managers
  • Heads of HRIS
  • Heads of shared services
  • HR transformation leads
  • Reward directors and managers.

How to register as a candidate

Get in touch and send us your CV to keep up to date with all our permanent and interim HR opportunities.

Why Connor? The benefits for your organisation

  • We're not just HR recruitment experts. Connor is a boutique HR consultancy – experts on people in business. We have been providing practical advice and support to businesses and their people for 25 years spanning the full employee lifecycle, from attracting and hiring talent, people development and management, organisational design, through to career transition and outplacement. We are HR people and hiring for you is like hiring for ourselves

  • You get access to a network of experienced HR professionals. We are growing 30% year on year, with over 70 experienced consultants who can support your HR needs on a local, national and international basis. Our combined network is extensive, powerful and deep in expertise, providing you with a significant advantage to each and every HR recruitment project

  • We can support you through the whole employee lifecycle. We do much more than just find you the best people. We can help you to improve their performance and- when they need to move on – with their career transition and outplacement. A relationship with us will bring benefits to every area of your HR requirements, not just in recruitment

  • We can act as your outsourced recruitment department. We always act as your personal 'internal recruiter', going to market as your organisation, protecting and enhancing your brand image

  • We work with you to understand the key drivers, the attitudinal and behavioural needs. This is coupled with the organisational challenges, the career opportunity and the current and desired state. These components are knitted together to create a compelling and enthused employee value proposition which is critical to getting the interest of the very best talent

  • We work collaboratively and with transparency. You will be provided with access to the Connor recruitment portal for the duration of your assignment. You will have access to all of the candidates we research, source and assess. In this way you can get an up to the very minute update on progress. You will always be informed and can communicate as much or as little as you wish

  • Our people expertise has been recognised by the CIPD. We were shortlisted for the 2017 CIPD People Management Awards and are at the forefront of HR thought leadership. As a Connor client you will benefit from all the market insights from our community and receive invitations to our exclusive events for HR leaders

  • Our recruitment practice is led by Sarah Cooper who has been in HR recruitment since 2004. She started an HR recruitment consultancy at Advantage and grew it to a desk of eight consultants in the Thames Valley. They specialised in HR generalists, learning & development, reward and recruitment. Sarah has worked in HR for numerous organisations including Bath University and Fortune 500 IT company CenturyLink. 

Sarah Cooper

Contact Sarah Cooper

Head of recruitment

"Connor is more than a recruitment agency. We're a full-service HR consultancy – uniquely networked and positioned to deliver the right HR recruitment solutions for our clients and our candidates."

Sarah Cooper

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