Recruitment specialists with a difference

ESA Group are a specialist recruitment and head-hunting agency based in Birmingham. We are experts in finding the best Marketing, Technology, Human Resources and Sales talent across the Midlands and beyond. We recruit for permanent, temporary, contract and interim opportunities across the public and private sectors.

ESA Group was established in 2010, by founder and managing director, Daniel Heathcote, whose sole mission was to create a recruitment company with better customer service than any other agency in the industry.

The organisation has now progressed to be one of the leading players in the Midlands. Having experienced 30% growth year on year for the last three years, it now has an experienced team who recruit across four specialist areas of the market.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do

ESA Group is a specialist recruitment and head-hunting agency, who are committed to treating our clients and candidates with integrity and empathy. We pride ourselves on our ability to provide an outstanding recruitment service, tailored to individual requirements.

To ensure we consistently achieve; we base our business on four core principles:


A quality which is somewhat lacking across the industry; we put integrity at the heart of what we do, balancing the needs of clients and candidates with honesty and transparency.


Developing in-depth knowledge of our candidates and clients is a critical part of our business, we never treat our candidates as a number. We meet every candidate to ensure we understand skill sets, passions and career aspirations to achieve the highest level of organisational fit and provide recruitment solutions that help achieve greater performance.


We specialise in recruitment. It is our passion. So, it comes as no surprise that we are constantly keeping up to date with the latest industry news, whilst networking and developing talent pools. By doing this, we ensure that we have a constant source of the most sought after talent. We focus on what matters, saving you time in identifying the best.


Every member of ESA Group takes a great deal of pride in delivering first class customer service. We take our time in getting to know our clients and candidates to further guarantee providing a quality recruitment experience.

call: 07882 291 334

Dan Heathcote
Founder & Managing Director

Alex Perrins
Marketing Manager

Sarah Mann
Office Manager

Valerie George
Operations Manager

Seniors & Associates

Nina Bansal
Senior Consultant

Harry Silvester
Recruitment Specialist

Grant Bushell
Recruitment Specialist

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Alex Cairns
Temp / Interim Specialist

David Redwood

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Recruitment Consultant / Trainee

ESA Group are a growing recruitment & head-hunting business, based in Birmingham. We are looking for driven sales people, who are looking to take the next step in their career. You'll be working for a busy and target-focused team. Responsibilities include winning new business, growing your own desk and sourcing high quality candidates for your clients.

This is a 360-role and we are looking for someone with a passion for people and a career in recruitment. Full training and support will be given.


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to build rapport
  • Ideally educated to degree-level
  • Comfortable working in a pressured, sales environment
  • Ambitious and career focused
  • A competitive edge
  • Attention to detail
  • Although not mandatory, proven experience in recruitment would be beneficial


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