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recruitment business?

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Our world-class proposition

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Recruitment technology

Your software and hardware needs are all catered for by Reed and maintained by our in-house support teams.

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Training & development

We’ve been training and developing our co-members to be experts in their field for over 60 years and have unrivalled experience which we’d like to share with you.

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Be at the forefront of digital marketing technology and gain competitive advantage by harnessing the power of our award-winning marketing team

Marketing support

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Operational support

Operational support

Our dedicated team of experienced recruitment, finance, information technology, human resources and legal professionals are at hand to assist you and support your growth, enabling your business flourish and thrive.

Why recruitment?

Lucrative global market*

Reed's global outreach

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Experienced professional, new to recruitment?

We can enable you to join the multi-billion market, helping you to set up in the desired sector and develop a national network. 

Experienced recruiter looking to create your own business?

Established recruitment consultancy?

Accelerate your business growth with the backing of an international brand, simplify day-to-day operations and focus more on your clients and candidates.

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Be your own boss, retain 100% equity, keep 90%* of your billings, enjoy exclusivity in your chosen market, and receive over £30,000 of indirect investment from us.


Thinking of joining the Reed family?

If you like the idea of working as part of our family, complete the form below and we will be in touch within 24 hours to arrange an informal call to answer any questions you might have.

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Tailored partnership support options

We know that experienced recruiters need support to start their own business and we're here to help you take the next step.

€473 billion - global turnover of private employment services industry

2% global annual market growth

58 million candidates placed in new jobs worldwide

*World Employment Confederation - 2020 Report

425 business units globally

Every 5 minutes  worldwide someone finds a new job through us

60+ years of recruitment experience

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James Reed

CEO and Chairman, Reed

International Franchise Operations Manager

Rob Barklamb

John Seasman

International Franchise Director

Recruitment is a growing, dynamic industry with high margins and low capital investment, which will allow you to leverage your experience and business acumen to build a profitable enterprise.

Employers need the support of recruiters to help them build agile teams in current COVID-19 market conditions. Furthermore, the recruitment industry will play a key role in post COVID-19 markets recovery.

Our aim is to help and support recruiters around the world to be their own boss, run their own business and realise their ambitions.

James Reed
CEO and Chairman, Reed

I hope that our salary guides will help you make informed decisions over the next 12 months, whether it be helping you to decide on the strategy and direction your organisation takes or indeed your next career move.

James Reed
Chairman, REED

Reed Franchise Partnerships

Founded by Sir Alec Reed in 1960, today Reed is the largest family-run recruitment business in the world, spanning across Europe, the Middle East and East Asia.

Reed, now under Sir Alec's son's leadership - James Reed, is a leading specialist provider of recruitment solutions worldwide.

After celebrating over 60 years of Reed, we are introducing Reed Franchise Partnerships - an exciting opportunity for you join the Reed family - an established, international community of recruitment experts. 

Make 2021 your year, and build your business upon the foundations of an industry-leading, global recruitment brand, supporting you with the infrastructure, tools and resources you need to accelerate your success. 

Our mission is to 'Improve lives through work'. Every 5 minutes, someone starts a new job, through Reed. Our purpose means you are joining a team that is striving to make a positive impact to people's lives.

James Reed

CEO and Chairman, Reed

By submitting this form you agree to be contacted by a representative from Reed, using the contact details you have submitted. 

If you like the idea of working as part of our family, complete the form below and we will be in touch within 24 hours to arrange an informal call to answer any questions you might have.

Every 5 minutes worldwide someone finds a new job through us

Founded by Sir Alec Reed in 1960, today Reed is the largest family-run recruitment business in the world, spanning across Europe, the Middle East and East Asia.

Reed, now under Sir Alec's son's leadership - James Reed, is a leading specialist provider of recruitment solutions worldwide.

After celebrating over 60 years of Reed, we are introducing Reed Franchise Partnerships - an exciting opportunity for you join the Reed family - an established, international community of recruitment experts. 

Make 2021 your year, and build your business upon the foundations of an industry-leading, global recruitment brand, supporting you with the infrastructure, tools and resources you need to accelerate your success. 

Our mission is to 'Improve lives through work'. Every 5 minutes, someone starts a new job, through Reed. Our purpose means you are joining a team that is striving to make a positive impact to people's lives. 

For a limited time only - setup your Reed Franchise Partnership for only £1

There's no catch! 

We know that 2020 was a tough year. We want you to leave it behind and help you make 2021 your year! Be your own boss and become a part of Reed's international recruitment network.

We have global expertise in 20 specialist sectors

We have expertise in 20 specialist sectors, from accountancy to technology. We want to partner with experienced recruiters in these, and other, sectors across the world to build successful partnerships and improve more lives through work.

Established recruitment consultancy?

See available support

Accelerate your business growth with the backing of an international brand, simplify day-to-day operations and focus more on your clients and candidates.

We know that experienced recruiters need support to start their own business and we are here to help you take the next step.

See available support

Accountancy 

Banking

Business Support

Community Care 

Education

Engineering 

Finance

Health & Care 

Hospitality & Leisure 

Human Resources

Insurance 

Legal

Marketing & Creative 

Procurement & Supply Chain 

Property & Constructions

Retail  

Sales

Scientific  

Secure

Technology

*Reed's management fee ranges from one percent to 20 percent, but ten percent is a realistic blended average.  

Accelerate your business growth with the backing of an international brand, simplify day-to-day operations and focus more on your customers and those looking for work.

Accelerate your business growth with the backing of an international brand, simplify day-to-day operations and focus more on your clients and candidates.

Accountancy 

Banking

Business Support

Community Care 

Education

Engineering 

Finance

Health & Care 

Hospitality &  Leisure 

Human Resources 


Insurance

Legal

Marketing & Creative 

Procurement & Supply Chain 

Property & Construction

Retail  

Sales

Scientific  

Security 

Technology 

 

Founded by Sir Alec Reed in 1960, today Reed is the largest family-owned recruitment business in the world, spanning across Europe, the Middle East and East Asia.


After celebrating over 60 years of Reed, we are introducing Reed Franchise Partnerships - an exciting opportunity for you to join the Reed family - an established, international community of recruitment experts.

 
Make 2021 your year, and build your business upon the foundations of an industry-leading, global recruitment brand, supporting you with the infrastructure, tools and resources you need to accelerate your success.

Founded by Sir Alec Reed in 1960, Reed is the largest family-run recruitment company in the world, spanning across Europe, the Middle East and East Asia. Now led by Sir Alec Reed's son James, Reed is a leading specialist provider of recruitment solutions worldwide.

After celebrating over 60 years of Reed, we are introducing Reed Franchise Partnerships - an exciting opportunity for you to join the Reed family - an established, international community of recruitment experts.

Make 2021 your year, and build your business upon the foundations of an industry-leading, global recruitment brand, supporting you with the infrastructure, tools and resources you need to accelerate your success.

Our purpose is, improving lives through work. Every five minutes, someone starts a new job through Reed. You will be joining a team that is striving to make a positive impact on people's lives.

Reed Franchise Partnerships are not available in the UK, Ireland, Hungary, Malta, the Czech Republic and South Korea.

Reed Franchise Partnerships are not available in the UK, Ireland, Hungary, Malta, the Czech Republic and South Korea.

Our world-class proposition

Discover more

Recruitment technology

Your software and hardware needs are all catered for by Reed and maintained by our in-house support teams.

Discover more

Training & development

We’ve been training and developing our co-members to be experts in their field for over 60 years and have unrivalled experience which we’d like to share with you.

Discover more

Be at the forefront of digital marketing technology and gain competitive advantage by harnessing the power of our award-winning marketing team

Marketing support

Discover more

Operational support

Operational support

Our dedicated team of experienced recruitment, finance, information technology, human resources and legal professionals are at hand to assist you and support your growth, enabling your business flourish and thrive.

Ready to start your own recruitment business?