Nicholson Search and Selection

Nicholson is a specialist technology recruiter, we work with clients ranging from some of the biggest software companies in the world to niche eCommerce start ups. With multi-lingual teams in each of our specialist markets based in London, Warsaw and Poznan we are well placed to support the international growth of our clients and to provide global opportunities for our candidates.

Specialist Executive Search

When you need an industry expert

Our extensive knowledge and market intelligence allows us to fully understand our clients' requirements. We recruit market specialists in commercial and technical roles up to board level.

Want Someone Who Stands Out?

We'll Find You the Best Person

Operating in the Enterprise Software, E-commerce and Digital Media markets across Europe our job is to identify, approach and deliver the very best person in the market.

An International Team

A Single Focus

We operate as a single team across distinct technology practices. This sounds simple but our clear focus means we can deliver comprehensive recruitment solutions to our clients and candidates.

Deluge of Requirements?

We've got You Covered

Whether the task is to recruit a team or a single mission critical position, Nicholson will deliver. With teams of market experts our job is to make sure you get the best people every time.

I've been working with Nicholson for several years now, first as a manager in a big software vendor and then as the CTO and founder of a startup. It has been amazing to work... more

David Thoumas, CTO and Co-Founder, OpenDataSoft

Microdec Plc have used the services of Nicholson Search & Selection on many occasions over the years and have always found them to be professional, hard working and... more

Mark Bowyer, BD & Marketing Manager, Microdec Plc

I have worked with Nicholson for many years and I can see us working together for years to come. Nicholson is more than a head hunter but is a trusted advisor. They have a high... more

Yannick Charron, HR Business Partner, SAS Institute, Paris

I have used Nicholson many times to satisfy our fast growing company recruitment needs and found both Julien and the team in general to be very attentive and efficient.

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Director Professional Services, IMM/Digital company, Paris

I have worked with Nicholson for the past four years, and Julien Gargowitsch and his team have provided the most qualified candidates in the shortest amount of time to fill... more

Janet Stone, HR Manager, SAS Institute, Raleigh NC.

After frustrations dealing with recruitment agents in the IT arena, we have been pleasantly surprised by Nicholson. Over the last year we’ve been highly impressed by their... more

Gillian Bray, HR Manager, CHP Consulting

James Dobinson and Nicholson Search & Selection continue to help us build an expert team. Nicholson has been a trusted advisor to me as both a targetted candidate and as a... more

Strategic Marketing Director, Financial Solutions Vendor

I found the service from Nicholson very professional indeed.  Nicholson went through my skills profile, preferences on roles and expectations and managed to match me to the... more

Emily Godfrey, Senior Business Analyst

We’ve worked with Nicholson for more than 5 years and we are really satisfied by this partnership. This is why we never hire a new position without consulting Nicholson. We... more

Sylvain Cotin, HR Business Partner, SAS Institute, Paris

I worked with James to place me in my current role. Whilst I wasn't looking to leave my previous position, I found James's positioning very professional and it encouraged me to... more

David Adam, Financial Services EMEA

Nicholson have done a first rate job of understanding precisely what we are looking for and provide only candidates who are right for the role. They are highly professional in... more

David Stokes, Head of Product Development, Precision Point Software Ltd.

I have worked with Julien over a number of years to recruit senior developers and architects. He delivered very high quality candidates. He was able to clearly understand the... more

Florian Douetteau, CEO, Dataiku, France

Nicholson… Effective, professional and friendly services. That is what I expect from a recruitment company.

Marek Zefirian, CEO, Starter Sp z.o.o. Poland

Nicholson has been a fantastic recruitment company to work with. I found them extremely helpful and personable and one of the few recruitment agencies who put a lot of focus on... more

Daniel Sichel, European Marketing Manager, Neverblue

Working with James Dobinson has been a highly positive experience that resulted in a near-perfect match with the company I'm working with now. He is extremely easy to talk to... more

Steve Yi, Senior Consultant, Microgen Plc, Boston USA

I worked with James to place me in my current role. Whilst I wasn't looking to leave my previous position, I found James's positioning very professional and it encouraged me to... more

David Adam, Financial Services EMEA

Latest News

Two New Consultants Join our European Team

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