About us

 

Grovelands is a specialist resourcing company that works within niche areas of Financial Services, Technology and Life Sciences. From our offices in Brighton and London our dedicated team of 40 specialist recruitment consultants work passionately to provide outstanding resource solutions to our candidates and clients across the UK and Ireland. Our clients include some of the UK's leading banks, technology and life science businesses.

Why choose us? 

Our aim is to redefine recruitment & offer straightforward resourcing to individuals, businesses and societies in order to redesign how these functions will work together in the future. It is a bold mission that inspires us in our work. We have a long way to go; today it means that we have a strong track record of delivering both contract and permanent assignments on time, compliantly and within budget. Some of the features of our service are:

1. Dedicated Account Managers

Our Account Managers provide continuous support to our clients and associates. They will keep in regular contact with associates to ensure they are supported to deliver an outstanding service with as little draw on client time as possible. Depending on the needs of the client our Account Managers can also be placed on-site so they can provide further support and advice in person.

2. In-house contract compliance team

As a contract resourcer we take pre-employment screening requirements seriously. To ensure our associates are fully complaint to work in our clients’ businesses we have a dedicated in-house contract compliance team that vet our candidates before they are placed on-site. Checks include their right to work in the UK, criminal records, qualifications and references among others.

 3. Transparent & fair pricing models

Before an agreement to work with our clients is confirmed we will set out our pricing structure to ensure this is clear and fair

from the beginning. We want to ensure our clients receive the best service and that a mutually beneficial relationship is established.

4. Innovative

Our people remain at the heart of our business however where possible we have implemented advanced technology to streamline processes, generate reports and maintain thorough records of our roles, candidates and opportunities. We have a tailored CRM system, online timesheet platform and various online assessment and onboarding resources.

5. Flexible

We have a wealth of experience in Financial Services, Technology and Life Sciences and are able to guide and support our clients when needed to define a thorough brief and shape roles for businesses. Having worked with large UK banks and other leading firms within these industries we have an in-depth knowledge of project delivery and can offer advice to minimise risk and avoid costly mistakes during projects. We tailor our service to each client and can provide bespoke vetting, support and a unique qualifying process when required.

Above all we are experts in our field bringing both a professional and personal approach to the hiring process. We can supply staff efficiently and aim to fill roles quickly. Our focus is always on the high quality service provided to our clients, candidates and associates so we listen to feedback with open ears and tailor our service to our clients’ needs.

Executive Leadership Team 

Ben Wilson, Grovelands CEO

David-James-Marker, Grovelands Finance Director

Rosie Clowser, Grovelands Head of Contract Compliance

Alex Harle, Head of Technology & Change

Call us today for information about our straightforward resourcing on +44 (0)1273 651 500 or email contactme@grovelands.co.uk.

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Locations

Grovelands operate across the UK working with leading banks, Financial Services, Technology and Life Sciences firms in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. Our head office is based in Brighton, with another office in London at WeWork Moorgate.

Our team have the flexibility to travel all over the country to meet clients and associates so no geographical area is out of our reach. We do our best to understand the requirements in each area and put a strategy in place to reach the best candidates for businesses in the area. Below is a summary of the work we have carried out in different parts of the UK.

England

We work with a variety of clients in the south of England up to the Midlands (Leicester & Milton Keynes) as well as the north of England (Newcastle). The roles we fill vary based on experience and skill sets ranging from PPI Case Handlers to Head of Services Managers and Programme Managers in addition to Head of Cyber and Information Security to Technology Architects; placements range from permanent and contractor roles in teams of 1 – 400 people. Our clients include large challenger banks, leading UK banks, consultancy firms and insurers.

Speak to a member of our team to find out how we can assist with your resourcing in England.

Scotland

Since our inception we have worked with clients based in Scotland and understand the priorities for our clients in this area. The majority of our work is based in Glasgow and as such our team travel up to Scotland as often as once a week, and a lot more when required to assist clients and support our associates. Our placements range from teams of 5 – 100 people in established challenger banks to work on largescale remediation projects and compliance rectification assignments.

Contact us directly to speak to our capacity planning specialists working in Scotland.

Our Values

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Craig Ewles, Senior Recruitment Consultant

“Grovelands promote an open and connected working environment which they should be proud of along with their team, office, facilities and benefits - this puts them in a great position to be successful in the future.”

Craig Ewles, Senior Recruitment Consultant

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