About Progressive Recruitment

Progressive Recruitment is a global leading, specialist recruitment company, dedicated to providing fully compliant staffing solutions for the Energy, Engineering and Construction industries. 

Our regional and market specific consultants operate in 19 different offices, in countries around the world including, Asia, Dubai, Europe and the UK, placing roles from mid-level, contractors to executive levels and c-suite titles. 

With more than 25 years of experience, our highly skilled teams work with exciting start-ups to blue-chip multinationals to place niche specialists, and even entire teams to deliver major projects.

 

Part of the larger SThree group

Progressive Recruitment is part of the SThree Group, a global staffing organisation providing specialist services in the STEM industries (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). As part of a FTSE listed business, we provide fully compliant solutions for our customers and have a thorough understanding of local practices and international regulations to ensure that wherever in the world you are in the world, you have the expertise to support your needs. This is especially relevant for the Middle East market where most contractors require visas. 

We pride ourselves on delivering a comprehensive end-to-end customer experience and providing tailored services based on our industry insights.

We have the resources to provide local knowledge of the market with a global reach through our wider network to ensure the best talent and companies are our partners of choice across the industry. 

Upholding our strong reputation for delivering exceptional service levels and demonstrating why our customers work with us time and time again. 

 

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