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Why choose Opus?
We’re recruitment experts
We have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the recruitment industry, both in the public and private sectors, with a track record of delivering successful solutions for our clients’ resourcing needs.
For us, customer service is key. We pride ourselves on building longstanding working relationships with our candidates and clients and always work with the best interests of both in mind.
We provide a complete recruitment service, comprising sourcing of candidates, interviewing, skills testing and compliance checking to take the stress, and time, out of recruiting. Our dedicated team are on hand to provide support to both candidates and hiring managers throughout the entire process.
Dynamic. Innovative. Different
Opus operates against the grain of the stereotypical recruitment agency and our values of trust, respect, excellence, adaptability and teamwork lie at the heart of everything we do. Owned by Suffolk County Council, any profits we make are reinvested back into the public sector.
Experienced in Both Public and Private Sector Recruitment
At Opus, we work directly with organisations to find the right people for their roles, and support candidates in finding a job that suits their needs and skillset.
We recruit to a variety of areas within both public and private sector organisations including, business support and administration, social care, finance, management and IT, amongst many others and are keen to hear from applicants of all relevant backgrounds to grow our existing skilled and experienced workforce.
Our team, experienced in both public and private sector recruitment, are focused on finding the best candidate for a role whilst delivering a market leading service, and are on hand to provide advice and support throughout the whole recruitment process, from CV submission to interviews and feedback.
Candidates registered with Opus have access to exclusive jobs that are not advertised elsewhere and are first to hear when new temporary and permanent vacancies become available in their area.
Many of our workers move on to have successful careers as a result of their initial placement with us, so whether you’re looking for permanent employment, a temporary job or a foot in the door to start your career, we’ll be glad to help you get going.
“I have found Opus People Solutions to be effective and efficient. Staff in the team take good care to help candidates and managers, with accurate information and advice.”
Balwinder Kaur, Interim Assistant Director
“Opus are a friendly, quick responding group, who have always been able to provide the resources as and when I need it. Thank you for making my job that little bit easier!”
Martin Finbow, PC Skills Centre Manager
“I highly recommend Opus as an agency. They were extremely supportive through all the recruitment process and the relevant paperwork. I’m thoroughly enjoying my new role and my colleagues are extremely friendly.”
Andreea Catarov, Business Support Officer
“I have found that Opus colleagues are good at matching the skills of people to the vacant post; the CVs I have received have been ‘spot on’. The process for recruiting a temporary assignment is clear and well supported by Opus staff.”
Sue Farrow, Placement Team Manager
“Thank you for providing me with the excellent job searching opportunities, easy to use website, efficient register process, friendly and helpful staff. I had a great experience of using Opus and will definitely choose Opus again.”
Ronnie Tidy, Assessment Co-ordinator
“I have had great success working with Opus on our recruitment requirements. The level of success we have experienced working with Opus and sourcing and filling our vacancies, has been excellent. I have built up a brilliant working relationship with them, they have the time to fully understand our business and recruitment needs.”
Hannah Pittock, Schools’ Choice
“Opus was very helpful in the recruitment process, I was lucky enough to get a placement within the council instantly. The team are incredibly friendly and are always happy to help.”
Jamaal Guthrie, Customer Service Advisor
“Opus have been great in finding temporary work for me. They have been extremely helpful and I would highly recommend their services if you are looking for a platform to build skills, confidence and gain experience in a work place and further.”
James Brown, Business Support Officer
“Opus were able to source and provide a number of specialist professional engineers on both long and short term arrangements to help me manage workloads. Managing these appointments via the online portal was a straightforward process.”
Colin Godfrey, Structures Manager
“The service I received was fantastic, Opus helped me obtain a temporary position to gain office and professional experience which I lacked after finishing university. My temporary position was also made permanent in a role that I found both enjoyable and interesting.”
Megan Lloyd, Customer Service Advisor