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After striking up a relationship with Southern Lights back in 2011, they have managed to grow our development and testing teams considerably, placing 18 people and this continues to rise. They offer a relaxed, friendly and efficient service, representing our brand in the market place and saving us time and effort. Highly recommended, and trusted. Thanks for all your hard work so far.

IT Director
River Marketing

I have found  Southern Lights to be helpful, efficient and very knowledgeable of the IT industry. We have recruited staff from them who have been well informed and fitted in with our company culture.  They are very strong at building good long lasting relationships which is refreshing compared to other recruitment agencies I have dealt with in the past.. highly recommended

Professional Services Manager

We have been using Southern Lights on our PSL since 2010 and we are extremely happy with the friendly and professional service they have provided us. Southern Lights are a Bristol based recruitment agency that seem to have an outstanding grasp on the local IT market and we have been delighted with the high calibre of candidates that have been presented to us over the years.

HR Manager

"Since we started working with Southern Lights they have filled most of our UK hires. Their knowledge of the South-West IT market is second to none, they understand our business and they understand our technologies, the team are honest, reliable and friendly. Personally I can find recruitment quite frustrating but Southern Lights have been a refreshing change.

HR Manager

“Working with Southern Lights has been a refreshing experience and they have proved to be one of the best recruitment agencies that I have dealt with in the South West. Their knowledge, approach and capability to source good local employees has been superb and an agency that I could always rely on.

Southern Lights have recruited 36 people since we engaged with them in 2010 and the calibre of applicants has been excellent.  An agency like Southern Lights are rare to find and I look forward to our continued working relationship”

Head of IT

Southern Lights have been instrumental in supplying Capita with quality IT candidates over the past couple of years. They are a very personable team who know the local market inside out, saving me time with my recruitment process. I have been recruiting for over 14 years and have been impressed with Southern Lights as they have shown interest in Capita’ s technical environment and culture and understand the quality of candidates that Capita require. I would have no hesitation in recommending them as they are very committed to my procurement, delivering accurate CV’s meeting my requirements.

Head of Software Development

I have worked with Southern Lights since 2011 and they are a dependable agency that I can highly recommend to anyone. They have an outstanding team of friendly yet very efficient recruitment consultants that seem to have a very strong presence in the South West especially. They understand our business needs and they seem to always deliver a high calibre of candidate whilst offering a great service.  Southern Lights are always a pleasure to work with and an agency that I can rely on. I can highly recommend Southern Lights and I look forward to many more years working together

Recruitment Manager

They are professional in their approach yet extremely friendly, thorough, passionate and flexible in the way they recruit. I have built a solid working relationship with Southern Lights over last 5 years and they have an outstanding ability to attract the very best talent in the market place. 

Southern Lights have placed 34 candidates within our growing organisation and this number will be sure to grow due to our continued success. I would therefore have no hesitation in recommending Southern Lights to anyone whom is thinking of using them.

Head of Development

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