IN A NUTSHELL

WHO we are

​MERJE represents the culmination of outstanding industry expertise, a drive to be different, an ambition to be better and a commitment to valuing our people.

The business came to life in 2011 when our founders decided to create a recruitment company that was different from the rest.

Free of KPIs, arbitrary targets and micromanagement, we instead focus on leveraging our unrivalled industry expertise to make lasting and effective placements and foster meaningful, long-term relationships with clients and candidates.

Holding these values at the core of our business has helped us to achieve significant commercial success over the years. We've grown from just three people in a single office to a headcount of 40+ across three locations in Glasgow, London and Manchester.

All of this has led to us being an award-winning, market-leading team with a spectacular reputation.​

our areas of expertise

  1. honesty & integrity

  2. long-term partnerships

  3. expert knowledge

  4. outstanding service

clear, achievable progression

your career with us

Resourcer

Get to grips with your market, build your recruitment capabilities and establish trusted, long-lasting relationships with candidates, supporting them in every aspect of their career journey

Consultant

Use your extensive candidate network to wow clients, successfully matching talent to business needs, securing partnerships and developing your reputation as an expert in the field

Senior / Principal Consultant

With a growing client base, now you can use your expertise to provide specialist consultative services to each and every client, mastering the art of fostering and maintaining relationships and establishing yourself as a recruitment extraordinaire

Managing Consultant

Recognised as the go-to recruitment expert in your discipline, it’s time share your knowledge and tips for success with your team, growing your desk into an unstoppable mini-business

Director

Alongside your day-to-day, enjoy additional benefits and an increased level involvement in decision making for the business. Use your years of expertise and experience to ensure MERJE is continuing to improve every day

Let the numbers do the talking

merje day-to-day

44%

of team MERJE is female

1500+

free cups of tea and coffee consumed by the team every month

19

Wheel of Fortune prizes won so far in 2021

75%

chance of being greeted by a fluffy bundle of canine friends when you enter the Manchester office

1000+

spectacular cafes, restaurants and bars located close to our offices

it's simple, really

OUR APPROACH

We provide comprehensive recruitment services to a wide range of clients throughout the UK. Our services can be adapted to suit any requirement and we ensure that we are always listening carefully to the individual needs of our clients and candidates.

Whatever position you take on in our business, it is a genuine chance to make a meaningful impact.

Our structure and team-focused environment means that you will have every opportunity to succeed in your role and earn fantastic rewards in a relaxed atmosphere where you are afforded the flexibility to simply get on with your job.

We have big ambitions, move at a fast pace and encourage a supportive, collaborative atmosphere where every individual, no matter their background, has equal opportunity to thrive and feels truly valued.

This is far from the cut-throat environment that is synonymous with typical recruitment companies. We are all about supporting each other to achieve our goals.

our pledge to diversity & inclusion

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VIBE

awesome place to work

Don't believe us? See what the team says.

SPACE

SUPER COOL OFFICES

See behind the scenes on our Instagram.

CONTACT

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just FOR YOU

BENEFITS

Joining MERJE, whether as an expert consultant or a valued member of the support team, will bring you a whole host of great perks.

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  • 25+ days' Annual Leave, plus Bank Holidays AND your birthday off!

  • Summer and winter socials, celebration parties and unforgettable trips away

  • Market-leading commission structure from day one

  • Achievable financial targets and zero KPIs

  • Flexible working options to suit you

  • Career paths from Resourcer to Director

  • Casual dress policy

  • Regular social events, team activities, incentive meals and evenings out

  • Additional, spontaneous rewards and recognition

  • Life assurance and healthcare insurance options

  • Pension Contributions

  • A Perkbox account – giving you instant 24/7 access to more than 250 perks, including free drinks, cinema tickets, shopping discounts, online GP appointments, fitness classes, learning courses and much more

Annual Leave
Market-leading Commission Scheme
Career Paths
Career Paths
Flexible Working
Life Assurance
Healthcare Options
Regular Socials
Casual Dress Policy
Nurturing, Mature Environment
Team Activities
Pension Contributions
DON'T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT

testimonials

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MERJE has made me feel at home from day one. The management team are incredibly supportive and always on hand to offer guidance whenever needed. Their trusted approach to work is a breath of fresh air and allows you to grow and develop at your own pace. I have never felt more myself than I do now!

Melissa, Front-Line Talent
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​This is the one company where I honestly look forward to coming to work because I enjoy spending time with the people who work here. Not to sound too cheesy, but it is much better when the day goes quickly because you are enjoying it rather than having a job where you’re sitting there clock watching.

Ellie, Credit Risk & Analytics
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​The difference between MERJE and other recruitment businesses is that we treat our clients and candidates as we expect to be treated ourselves. We're professional, but we're real people too and we want to strike up long-standing partnerships. It is not in our values to place individuals into jobs for quick fixes and quick fees.

Neil, Customer Contact
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