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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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We also supply contract resource to deliver projects, or hold the fort whilst you’re looking for that perfect permie
Search & Selection
100% success rate on all Retained Search assignments. So you know you're in good hands.
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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.
Colin DoreeManaging ConsultantData Engineering, Data Management, BI & Reporting, Research & Insight
Kate McDermottManaging ConsultantData Science, Insight, Data Planning & Strategy
Alice AdamsSenior ResourcerData Science & Insight
Heather PooleResourcerData Science, Digital & Social Analytics
Bethany NewtonSenior ResourcerBI & Reporting, Research & Insight
"Blue Pelican's Consultant's have the innate ability to spot the right talent/skill-set and match it with the most appropriate position. May it be a employer or a candidate, they've always been willing to go that extra mile."Anish - Director, Data Science & AI
"From our introduction they took great care to understand my needs and motivations, and was always ready to have in depth conversations about all aspects of the process. Their feedback, expertise and ability to challenge my thinking throughout all stages was very valuable."Mathew - Chief Product & Strategy Officer
"Blue Pelican's Consultant listened to what I wanted to do, wasn't pushy and found the right roles for me. They're one of the best recruiters I've worked with."Helene - Advanced Analytics Specialist
"Above all other agencies, they understand my business and the type of employee I am looking for. They have an unerring instinct for who will fit well with us. For this reason they are the first agency I call when I have a need."Angela - Director of Insight
Blue Pelican has long been the first analytics and CRM recruiters I would recommend, both to candidates seeking a new role and to managers looking to hire new staff. Overall, an extremely professional, personable and accomplished agency who are a pleasure to work with.Zia - Analytics Contractor
Blue Pelican was a fantastic help when acting on my behalf. They gave honest, helpful advice and kept me informed throughout the process. Next time I apply for job (which will be a while off as I love my current role!) or need to recruit someone, I would not hesitate to use Blue Pelican's services again.Alistair - Analytics Consultant