Who Are ESB?

Established in 1978, ESB is the leading specialist in legal, financial, engineering, water industry and commercial recruitment consultancy operating the North West. We specialise in the provision of experience executives and specialist staff on various job roles. Our objective is to deliver a responsive, quality service based on proven and well tested systems. 

Our Services


ESB are determined to support you, we not only provide a recruitment service but really help you decide on your next career move. We will get to know you to determine which roles are the best for you.


ESB's aim is to driver corporate performance, we will connect your business with the various recruitment resources you need. Our bespoke services are tailored individually to each client.


ESB are widely regarded as one of the most knowledgable & delivery focused recruitment companies in the UK, with specialist knowledge in a wide range of sectors.

Strong Relationships

Through-out the recruitment process, we continually develop our relationships with both our clients & our candidates. This allows us to develop our understanding of both parties requirements.

Here's our results from 2016...

  • 340Clients
  • 1830Jobs Posted
  • 3040Applications Sent
  • 1142Total Candidates

About ESB

ESB have built an exceptionally high standard & reputation on the way we do business. We work hard to build & maintain strong relationships with our clients & candidates in order to find our clients the perfect candidate, & our candidates the right roles for their skill set, & also an environment that suits their work ethics. Our client's range from large UK based multi-nationals to smaller local companies, operating in a wide variety of industries. Our assignments are mostly in the UK, however we do offer our services abroad. The job functions & positions are even more varied than the companies we serve, they range from customer service to production management, from technical engineering to the managing directors. 

  • "ESB was very helpful & useful during the recruitment process. Everything was dealt with in a quick & efficient manner. If ever I had any questions, I felt that they were approachable & was keen to assist however possible. I am very grateful to ESB as I definitely feel that I have made the right move to progress my career"

  • "I was approached by ESB when I was contacted by Louise (recruitment consultant) in response to my job candidacy. Knowing Louise was really remarkable because she helped me by following every step of my candidacy for my new job. The result has been really satisfying and what I like the most about Louise has been her professionalism, dedication and availability. I found the experience totally positive & I would recommend ESB to people who desire to receive attention & help from competent experts in the job's source".