We have helped over 1,500 technology specialists to find roles across the UK and built client relationships lasting over 20 years with multiple placements.
Investing in a recruitment partner is one of the wisest business decisions you will ever make, and you can be confident you are in safe hands with Colossus Associates.
We are an independent IT recruitment company which gives flexibility on fees. We aren't the cheapest company, but we offer competitive rates and terms to work around your business needs.
Successful track record
We have over 25 years’ experience placing all levels of technology candidates with major blue-chip companies such as Black Cat, Rant & Rave, Mid Counties Coop, Phoebus Software, Oxygen Finance & Premium Choice Insurance.
Headhunted candidates from LinkedIn Corporate Recruiter
All our consultants use LinkedIn Corporate Recruiter, giving us access to a pool of over 11,000,000 candidates based in the UK. This enables us to headhunt the very best local candidates.
Actively looking for candidates
Our teams work 24 hours a day searching and advertising for active candidates across Jobserve, Monster, CW Jobs, Jobsite, Reed, Total Jobs, Indeed and Talent Spa, finding you the very best applicants in the marketplace.
We understand that we must work extremely hard and offer an excellent service for companies like yours to guarantee you will keep on using us time after time.
We work 24 hours a day / 7 days a week
If you are a client or candidate, you can speak to us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Contract / interim resource
It may take you longer than expected to find the ideal person. We will find you short-term resource solutions that will enable deadlines not to be missed. Our online systems ensure that all our contractors continue to receive a 100% quality service. Our technology specialists provide contract consultants, permanent staff, and managed services.
Rebate / refund period
You don’t pay for our service until the applicant starts and then we offer an 8-week refund on a sliding scale based on the number of weeks they have worked. Ultimately, you only get what you pay for.
Our service is free of charge. We don’t charge you for advertising, headhunting, profiling candidates, arranging interviews, or closing successful applicants. You're only charged once the applicant starts – you get what you pay for.
Our people are trained to a high level
All of our consultants have gone through over 100 hours of intensive training on successful profiling, technology, headhunting, compliance, customer care and more to ensure all our applicants and clients receive the very best customer experience.
We invest in some of the UK’s most cutting-edge recruitment tool
All our consultants use our cloud-based CRM, online time sheets and LinkedIn Recruiter, plus multiple other innovative tools to ensure we can work harder, faster, and smarter than our competition to achieve better results than any of our competitors.
The results we achieve solve your recruitment problems
A new candidate registers with us every 5 minutes. Our delivery conversion targets are: for every 3 CVs to interview, 3 interviews to a successful placement.