Experts in recruiting permanent business support staff
Permanent recruitment is at the heart of what we do at Lily Shippen. As a boutique, specialist executive and business support agency, our team has an unrivalled understanding of what excellence looks like across all professional levels – from permanent Personal Assistants to permanent Chiefs of Staff.
We take a proactive, personal approach to connecting high-calibre professionals looking for permanent roles with high-calibre employers across the UK and internationally.
Why Lily Shippen?
Our permanent recruitment team is well-versed in working with clients across all industries and seniority levels. Each of our experienced permanent recruitment consultants brings an excellent understanding of the calibre of employee required and the specialisms of the roles that we recruit.
With teams based in Manchester and London, we recruit permanent positions across the UK, as well as remotely and internationally, including:
Front of house staff
Chiefs of Staff
We work diligently to ensure that the entire recruitment process runs efficiently and smoothly for our clients, filling 92% of the client briefings we receive, with an average hiring time of three weeks for permanent placements. Our consistently excellent candidate and client feedback speaks for itself and is a testament to our team’s exceptional service delivery, with 82% of our new business stemming from client referrals or word of mouth.
We meet with every candidate we work with and put each candidate through a thorough screening process. We also go to great lengths to ensure that we get the ‘fit’ right for you, minimising the recruitment process's length and making it a far more pleasurable experience.
our latest salary & market insights survey
Looking to get an idea of permanent salaries, as well as an understanding of what business support professionals are looking for? Our latest report uncovers the impact of the pandemic, how to attract and retain the best talent and our predictions for 2021 and beyond.