Top 10 Recruiting Firms - Washington DC

by Staffer Team

Check out this list of the Top 10 Recruiting Firms in Washington DC.

  1. HireStrategy offers contract and direct hire staffing services. Purchased by Chicago-based Addison Group in 2014, the company is based in Reston, VA with offices in Washington, DC and Gaithersburg, MD. Their specialties include technology, finance/accounting, sales and marketing, HR and recruiting, and administrative roles.
  2. Helios HR with clients across industries including federal, government contracting, non-profit, and commercial. Their core services include RPO, retained placements, executive search and talent acquisition consulting. Helio specializes in HR and Recruiting roles, but has vast experience recruiting talent for a wide variety of positions.
  3. JDG Associates is an executive search firm offering services to corporate, association and government clients and recruit talent for a variety of leadership positions. They are located in Rockville, MD.
  4. Lucas Group was founded in Atlanta, GA and has 15 offices nationwide including Washington, DC with strategic recruiting partners in Canada and Europe. They are executive recruiters serving mid-tier to Fortune 500 clients.
  5. Merito Group offers retained executive search, temporary and contingent labor, RPO, career coaching and outplacement, and consulting services with offices in Vienna, VA.
  6. Palmer Staffing Services is a full-service recruiting firm offering temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire placement for administrative, management, legal, and other roles.
  7. Robert Half is national staffing agency based in Menlo, CA. They offer accounting and finance, technology, marketing/creative, legal, and administrative staffing. They have ten offices in the Baltimore/DC area.
  8. Tangent offers retained and contingency search services as well as selective temporary services. They specialize in recruiting executive administrative, professional, digital, and social media positions and are located in Washington, DC.
  9. TEK Systems is a provider of IT staffing and services, with offices located across North America, Europe, and Asia. Locally, they have locations in Washington, DC, Annandale, VA, and Rockville, MD. They offer direct placement and contract staffing.
  10. The McCormick Group is located in Arlington, VA and offers executive and management level search in a variety of industries and functional disciplines.

We hope this list will assist you in finding the best recruiting firm for your organization's Talent Acquisition goals. It's critical for organizations to assess which partner will deliver the best outcomes for their needs, and enjoy the team they are working with too. Best of luck in your search!


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