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Contract, Perm & Retained search specialists

Trusted supplier - 60% Data IQ top 100 firms

100% success rate on retained assignments

3600+ placements in last 10 years

95% Client recommendation rate

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Permanent Recruit?

Looking for someone who's searching for their perfect career home? We've got you covered.

Urgent Project?

Do you have an urgent project? We can help.

Search & Selection

100% success rate on all Retained Search assignments. So you know you're in good hands.

Setting the Standards in Recruiting:

Why Choose Blue Pelican?

Heritage & Pedigree

Blue Pelican has consistently held Trusted Partner status to over 60% of firms featured in Data IQ's top 100 'People in Data' since its inception.

  • 100% success rate on all retained assignments
  • Placed over 3,600 jobs in data in the last decade
  • 95% client recommendation rate (source - BP Annual survey)


Established in the early days of SAS. We’ve evolved as the data and technology landscape has too – recruiting Data Science before it became mainstream.

Our leading Consultants bringing more than 10 years industry experience, working in partnership with clients on more than just filling vacancies.


In a market where demand outstrips supply 2:1, even employers recognised for excellence in data can struggle.

Direct attraction is challenged as business needs for talent is sporadic. So networks built are useful only on a campaign basis.

Driven by consistently high levels of demand across all industries and market specialisms, our networks are always on point. Allowing us to target and engage prospects quickly and effectively.

Engagement & Influence

Our heritage and client diversity has seen us successfully support:

  • Budding start-ups with no brand presence and the appointment of their first data specialists
  • The build of completely new data functions and capabilities for firms
  • Robust, full market mapping and 1-2-1 engagement on behalf of FTSE top 30 firms in the appointment of their top data jobs.


Blue Pelican

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