Established in 2003 by Andrew Little and Mark Day, Electus is a leading recruitment specialist in the Engineering, Technology & Digital and Cyber & Security sectors. Placing thousands of skilled candidates in permanent and contract jobs. Our talented recruiters work specifically in one of our core niche domains and therefore are experts in their field with solid industry knowledge. We work with a plethora of high calibre employers and candidates in the UK and internationally, providing results focussed, responsive recruitment solutions.  We have held ISO9001 UKAS approved certification since 2005 and our Quality Management System is focused on premium customer satisfaction throughout the recruitment journey.

We are an APSCo member; the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is a leading trade body supporting the professional recruitment sector in the UK. You can rest assured that you are partnering with a professional recruitment firm that is committed to best practice and achieving the highest quality standards that have earnt us a reputation for excellence.


Our core working principles form a part of everything we do. Our talent delivery consultants are challenged to demonstrate high working standards, operate with commercial maturity, tackle every task with positivity and treat colleagues, clients and candidates with respect.

Everyone is encouraged to ‘choose their attitude’, take ownership of their specialism, their personal development, the outcomes of their efforts and their journey with Electus. We want the recruitment process to be transformational for our clients and candidates, not simply transactional.

We pride ourselves on fostering an environment in which our teams of consultants feel positive, engaged, rewarded and well equipped to perform their role to the highest standards. We believe that by supporting our consultants in this way, we retain expert talent which allows us to better support you.

Our success is driven by four key factors:


Forward Thinking

We use the best technology and search techniques to leverage physical and digital spaces, providing us with a global talent pool.


Tailored Solutions

Utilising our superior sector knowledge, we have tailored our services to provide pinpoint support throughout the hiring process.


Industry Experts

We possess a team of industry qualified experts with a deep understanding of the sectors in which we specialise.


Dedicated Teams

Clients and candidates are assigned one point of contact who will offer support and guidance throughout the recruitment journey.

Engineering & Technical 

A key specialism of Electus Recruitment is working within the Engineering sector; building partnerships with leading Defence, Aerospace, Infrastructure and Energy companies as well as contractors, consultancies, component vendors and system integrators.

Cyber & Security

Our Cyber & Security (C&S) division meets the very real and growing demand for organisations, of all sizes, to protect their systems and employees from cyber-threats and attacks. 81% of all businesses in the UK have suffered a security breach of varying seriousness over the last 12 months alone. Our dedicated team of consultants therefore come equipped with a complex understanding of Cyber disciplines, skills and market trends, ensuring that talent fits both the technical requirements and culture of the company. 

Technology & Digital

With the emergence of the UK digital economy and the challenges faced by businesses to fill highly skilled roles, the Electus Technology and Digital (T&D) division is growing at speed.  Working in close partnership with specialist digital and technology companies across the UK, Electus T&D can support Technology Vendors offering Cloud and Software-based services within Business Management, Marketing Technology, Financial Technology, Big Data, Customer Relationship and Talent Management sectors.