Thinking about joining us? 

Ready to move forward in a career that offers great opportunities and a motivated team? You’re in the right place.

Whether you’re new to the industry or looking to further your career, if you’re enthusiastic, driven, and have a passion for recruitment, we want to talk to you!


Careers at Silven

At Silven, we only work with the brightest and the best. Our structured career path – and plenty of perks – mean you get to progress in your career, whilst having fun along the way…

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The job

As well as attractive salary and excellent commission structure, we offer:

  • A brand name that will open doors and make you more money
  • More inbound jobs to work than anyone else in Manchester
  • Up to 44 days’ holiday (unlimited for high performers)
  • The chance to go ‘Inside The Factory’ with the UK’s top food manufacturing businesses
  • Modern, bright office in the centre of Manchester
  • Training from the biggest billers in food and drink recruitment
  • Two distinct career paths laid out – both leading to director level
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The culture

We work hard, but we also play hard and reward our high performers. After all, success deserves freedom!

  • Big screens to challenge your colleagues on work targets and more
  • Monthly lunch clubs for high achievers
  • Company incentives every quarter (often abroad)
  • Charity events – runs, obstacle courses etc.
  • Prizes for business improvement suggestions

Why join us?

“We work in a bouncing office – everyone is like minded and tenacious. Working alongside people I love seeing outside the office as well as at work says it all.” – Harri Walker, Senior Recruitment Consultant

“You feel valued, it’s a meritocracy and you can be yourself. Everyone celebrates one another’s successes – it’s a great place to work.” – Max Cable, Executive Consultant

“My professional life has been completely turned around – in a good way. Visiting the factories is incredible and I’ve met some of my food heroes. Also, the people I work with are amazing – coming to work is an absolute joy!” – Keeley Grindrod, Recruitment Consultant

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Prefer not to commute? All our employees have the option to work from home if the need arises, so you can be more productive with your time.

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Individual rewards

We reward individuals for outstanding performance. Whether it’s pay rises or promotions, we always honour hard work!

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Unlimited holidays

Yes, you read that right! Our top performers can qualify to take as many holidays as they want! Where would you go with yours?

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Birthdays off

Everyone in our team can take their birthday off work as a FREE holiday – think of it as an extra birthday treat!

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Social events

It’s important to let your hair down – our success allows us to reinvest in regular social events for the whole business.

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Pension contributions

While it’s probably the last thing on your mind, our pension contributions help our employees live for today while saving for tomorrow.


Ready to work with Silven?

We’re currently looking for both trainee and experienced consultants to join our team. If you’re up for the challenge, fill in the contact form below and we’ll be in touch!

To apply for this exciting role, please fill in the form below.
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