Who we are

We are a family-owned local recruitment agency, who believe in doing things differently. We're committed to building long-term partnerships that boost our clients' business and contribute to the growth of the economy in Essex, Suffolk and beyond.

We aspire to develop our team, others and ourselves to offer the best recruitment experience possible. With this in mind, our teams work in close collaboration, sharing expertise and knowledge with each other, our candidates and clients. We are a conscientious company that is transparent in all our partnerships. 

Our values

We live by our values and aim to put people first in everything that we do.


We are fully transparent in everything that we do and will be upfront with you at every step of the recruitment process.


We work in close partnership with our clients, with our mutual goal of enhancing your workforce in mind.


We understand that business can be unpredictable. As such, we are always ready to adapt to new developments in your needs.


We will be on hand to offer full support in ensuring our candidates are offering real value to your business in their introductory period.


At Prime, we are always looking ahead and invest in keeping our recruiters up-to-date in the most efficient practices.


For us, it’s never enough to just meet your expectations: we consistently aim to excel them.

Who are we?

Our co-founder & MD Robyn Holmes talks about the story behind Prime and what makes us unique...

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Our vision

Our vision is to be the leading provider of temporary and permanent staff in East Anglia. To accomplish this, we consistently provide a superb quality of service to our candidates and clients alike while nurturing and developing our own consultants individually.

Our belief

We believe that working truly as a team and supporting one another is the best way to achieve our shared vision. This principle enables us to offer a service that is fully compliant, credible, established and works in partnership with our clients and candidates.

1992 2020

Our story

Find out how Prime Appointments came about and how we’ve grown to become one of the largest recruiters in Essex...

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