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Graduate Recruitment Consultancy

Our traditional Search and Selection service is designed for early talent recruiters looking to recruit exceptional university students and graduates.

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Early Talent Recruitment Specialists

Established in 1997 by two business graduates, GRB (Graduate Recruitment Bureau) are the UK’s leading independent early talent consultancy specialising in early careers. What sets us apart is our carefully curated talent pool of 1.6m university students and graduates - the largest in the UK. We've built a solid reputation for supplying early talent to FTSE250, Fortune 100 companies and fast-growing SMEs, across the full spectrum of sectors.

Our team of sector-specific recruitment experts uphold our position as the most positively reviewed provider in our industry. We are trusted by the world’s leading employers for supplying first-class talent, candidate attraction, engagement and experience in delivering large volume graduate campaigns in short timeframes. As an authoritative voice in the industry, we also provide insight into major research projects and organise events for key influencers.

T: +44 1273 200416   E: [email protected]

Graduate Recruitment Team

Why Work With GRB?

Our traditional Search and Selection service is designed for early talent recruiters looking to recruit exceptional university students and graduates for permanent, internship or contract roles. This service is on a contingency basis. You only pay a percentage of the remuneration of any candidate we introduce to you that you hire. All CV searching, screening, selection, interview and assessment day planning plus candidate management throughout the process is free. No hire, no fee.

T: +44 1273 200416   E: [email protected]

Graduate Recruitment Team

The most positive reviewed early talent recruiter in the UK

Unique database and ATS with over 1 million users

Founder and host of industry-leading networking events

Major exhibitor at over 60 careers and fresher fairs

High-ranking in Google for competitive industry keywords

Strong social media following with high user engagement

200+ GRB Affiliates, promoting within closed networks

Strong representation of your brand from a trusted source

Monitored quality assurance from an experienced team

A focus on quality candidate experience and engagement

Diversity tracking and reporting to support any requirements

Detailed analytics and insight reporting on your campaign

General Enquiries

Steve Agace, Director.

My passion is early talent recruitment, finding ways to source exceptional emerging talent for companies who want to train and develop in the early careers space. I lead a team of over thirty people who place over a thousand graduates per year.

Please get in touch with our industry specialist teams below or if you have any specific requirements you can call me on 01273 200416.

Digital Marketing

Elliot Borrell, Recruitment Consultant.

As a consultant for the UK's leading early talent recruitment agency I specialise in the placement of university students and graduates looking to enter into;

  • Digital marketing

Working with some of the best names in the industry I have provided logistical support and introduced them to the best talent that is on the market. I have placed into PPC, SEO, programmatic (Ad Ops), paid social on top of broader in-house positions covering all of the before mentioned and more, with both linguistic and non-linguistic graduates.

Call me on 01273 830594.

Engineering, Healthcare, Consultancy

Faith Roberts, Managing Consultant.

I personally work with both smaller and larger firms in engineering, economic, and management consulting. I place postgraduates and undergraduates from engineering, science, economics, and maths backgrounds into the following roles;

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Analyst
  • Consulting

With strong experience in a range of sectors, my clients trust me to source them relevant candidates with excellent skill sets. Call me on 01273 325775.

Finance Division

Ian Brine, Managing Consultant.

I'm a specialist graduate recruiter with a focus on finance and finance technology. I source exceptional graduate talent for:

  • Investment banks (front office and technology)
  • Accountancy and professional services firms
  • Financial software houses
  • Technical consultancies.

I also work with a number of SMEs across the UK. Call me on 01273 200424.

Supply Chain, Operations

Emma Cranford, Recruitment Consultant.

I specialise in placing top graduates into the following sectors and graduate schemes across the country;

  • Supply chain
  • Logistics
  • Operations

Roles I regularly recruit for include; operations management schemes, logistics coordinators, graduate buyers, supply chain consultants, general management programmes, demand planners, category managers, supply chain graduate schemes, rotational FMCG graduate schemes, and more.

Call me on 01273 830597


Owen Gill, Managing Consultant.

My team recruits graduate talent into;

  • B2B Sales
  • Contingency recruitment
  • Retained/executive search

We offer a quality over quantity approach, listen to what our clients and candidates are looking for, and work very hard to make it happen. Call me on 0203 697 5566.

Software Development

James Simpson, Managing Consultant.

I’m a specialist early recruiter working within the information technology sector, placing talented graduates into various technology opportunities such as; 

  • Software development
  • Networking and QA testing 
  • Technical consulting and BA 
  • Project management and support roles 

I have years of experience working with start ups, software house and blue chip organisations. If you're interetsed in hiring top grads for your technical roles then call me on 01273 715406

PR, Marketing, Events

Elena Hoskins, Managing Consultant

I specialise in placing graduates into roles within PR, marketing, and events, within a mixture of large-scale media corporations as well as smaller independent agencies. I mainly cover the London and South East regions in roles such as:

  • PR and Corporate Communications
  • Content Marketing, SEO, and Content Writing 
  • Conference Production
  • Events Operations and Logistics 
  • Editorial and Publishing
  • Graphic Design

If you are looking to hire a great graduate into these areas please contact me on 01273 200 415

Contact the team now

+44 (0)1273 325775

Normal hours of business:
Monday to Thursday - 8:30am-6:30pm
Friday - 8.30am-4:30pm

Why Use GRB Recruitment

Why Use GRB?

What is your recruitment challenge? Chances are we have done something similar before so you are in good hands.

Markets GRB Recruit For

Markets We Recruit For

We have a large team of fully trained consultants based in our Brighton and London offices who manage recruitment projects for various market sectors.

GRB Student and Graduate Marketing

Student and Graduate Marketing

There are endless channels to reach this market, and through pure experience, we know the most effective.

GRB Talent Pool Data

GRB Talent Pool Data

We pride ourselves on our data, benchmarking it against HESA stats to give us confident marketing insight.

Speak to a specialist graduate recruitment consultant now