20 years of placing exceptional talent




Our experience

Optimum Recruitment Group has an impressive reputation for pairing ambitious professionals with successful, growing businesses across Yorkshire. Our knowledge of experienced and executive roles, particularly within the fields of Accountancy, Finance and Human Resources, has enabled us to ensure both clients and job seekers find the right placement, every time.

We use a proven approach to recruitment that is built on extensive industry and market knowledge. Whether you are a discerning professional looking for your next career move, or a forward-thinking organisation with a key position to fill, Optimum Recruitment Group will be the partner that places your needs and values at the core of the recruitment process.


Relationships matter


We focus on building long-standing and trusted partnerships with our clients. Exceptional service means you will think of us for your next role, so ensuring satisfaction every single time is key. As the business world continues to evolve, it has never been so important to attract, secure and retain the strongest to give your business a competitive edge.

Listen and learn


The first step of our process is to really listen to what clients and candidates are looking for. Then, we are able to offer tailored advice and guidance. The team at Optimum Recruitment Group are knowledgeable professionals who will work tirelessly to find the right fit.



Success that speaks for itself


Our founder, Abigail Simpson, has worked within the recruitment market for over 20 years. Abigail believes the key to success is unwavering focus on becoming a trusted advisor and business partner. Optimum Recruitment Group has quickly gained a reputation for outstanding service delivery.


Our philosophy


Optimum Recruitment Group strives to change the perception of the recruitment sector and heighten its expectations of exceptional service. We do this by devoting time and expertise tailored to each individual client, candidate and internal team – ensuring we deliver precisely what is required, every time.



Our values define what we do.

  • Honesty & integrity – We are transparent and operate with clarity for both clients and job seekers.
  • Accountability – We will never shy away from taking responsibility.
  • Expertise – Our experts offer unparalleled knowledge.
  • Quality – We pride ourselves on the quality of the experience our clients have when utilising our services.
  • Inquisitive – We ask questions. More importantly, we truly listen to the answers.


Service promise

Our dedication to exceptional service is unparalleled and your satisfaction when dealing with us is paramount. Whenever you partner with Optimum Recruitment Group, we will operate under our service promise – guaranteeing you a rewarding experience. We pledge to be thorough and never cut corners, maintain effective communication, ask questions and listen, and offer transparent and honest feedback.

The consultative approach

Whether you are a candidate seeking a new career opportunity or a client needing to fill a role, the process can be time-consuming and daunting. Our consultative approach works to remove the stress and time taken in the recruitment process.

As specialist recruiters with advanced technical and market knowledge, you can rest assured that any candidates will be assessed for both capability and cultural fit. We are able to offer face to face competency interview assessments, ensuring that our meeting our of candidates is an effective use of your time, not a waste.

Optimum pride ourselves on becoming trusted advisors to our clients, acting as an extension of their business, rather than simply a supplier.

For candidates, we offer careers and CV advice, coaching and support to ensure you feel prepared for your journey to employment. This also includes the resignation process and onboarding experience: we believe the exit of a business is equally as important as the entry into the next.

What our clients say

Our clients tell our success stories better than we ever could. Here’s what candidates and clients who have used our services have to say:

Abi has assisted us a few times now to recruit into finance roles at different levels. Abi’s great at quickly grasping our requirements and cultural fit to find some excellent shortlisted candidates. She’s proactive, but not pushy and I found the whole process efficient and well thought though. She clearly knows her candidates too and was able to add a bit more colour to the CV’s, so that we could understand the individual. I can definitely recommend Abi, she’s one of the good ones!

Get in touch

We have the experience and depth of understanding to help you place the right individual in the right role. Our consultative approach means we are always on hand to support and guide you – from the initial job specifications through to placement and retention.

Contact us on 01904 208065

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