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About Us

Who We Are

First Achieve was founded on the concept of being much more than a recruitment agency. With businesses and job seekers becoming increasingly frustrated by standard industry practices, we developed a fresh approach to matching candidates and organisations who share a common goal. We call ourselves Success Specialists rather recruiters because we are the next generation of career specialists.

Why People Choose Us

Verified Talent

At First Achieve, we pride ourselves on working with the very best candidates. Our holistic approach utilises a combination of the very latest technology and, blended with the most effective search channels, ensures that our clients only receive the best fit candidates.

Managed Solution

Our Managed Talent Solution lets you tap into the First Achieve network of vetted recruiters, providing access to multiple agencies. In doing so, we provide one central point of contact with the luxury of utilising the resources of many agencies.

Qualified Process

First Achieve’s policy ensures our team invest time understanding your requirements, culture and key personnel before engagement. From there, we deliver only the most qualified candidates who meet your specifications time after time. We also believe in regular feedback and communication throughout the process.

Our Team

Adam Bernard

Managing Director


Favourite Quote:

“Never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow just as well” – Mark Twain

Favourite App:

Waze

Random Fact:

Scottish saloon car sprint champion

Allan Stevenson

IT & Digital Divisional Manager


Favourite Quote:

Progress is made by lazy men looking for easier ways

Favourite App:

Youtube

Random Fact:

Ran 100m for England

Giuseppe Leo

Lead Consultant – FMCG


Favourite Quote:

Italians do it better!

Favourite App:

Just Eat

Random Fact:

I have eaten pizza in every country I have ever visited, but Italy is still the best, of course!

Warren Kelly

Lead Consultant - Engineering


Favourite Quote:

“When one door closes, another one opens”

Favourite App:

LinkedIn

Random Fact:

I can wiggle my ears…

Sarah Foster

Recruitment Consultant


Favourite Quote:

“It’s only forever, It’s not long at all” David Bowie - Labyrinth

Favourite App:

Instagram

Random Fact:

I was Cheer Captain at University

Peter Bruce

Recruitment Consultant


Favourite Quote:

"All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain" – Bladerunner

Favourite App:

Tweetdeck

Random Fact:

Shot 70 off white tees Par 71! - Golf

James Harries

Recruitment Consultant


Favourite Quote:

“In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity" - Sun Tzu

Favourite App:

YouTube

Random Fact:

I am the reigning Scrabble champion in my family!

Andrew Brown

Recruitment Consultant


Favourite Quote:

Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them. - Jim Carrey

Favourite App:

WhatsApp

Random Fact:

I can grab a pen with my toes, flick it up behind my back, and catch it in my hand.

Grace Woods

Resource Consultant


Favourite Quote:

“No matter how hard times may get, always hold your head up and be strong; show them you’re not as weak as they think you are.”

Favourite App:

WhatsApp

Random Fact:

I once went on stage with Rihanna!

Bethany Pirie

Resource Consultant


Favourite Quote:

“Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates, you never know what your going to get” - Forrest Gump

Favourite App:

Netflix

Random Fact:

I used to waitress with Nessa from Gavin and Stacey!

Michael Campbell

Resource Consultant


Favourite Quote:

“I intend to live forever. So far, so good.” – Steven Wright

Favourite App:

Instagram

Random Fact:

Competed in the 2001 UK Chess Championship, knocked out in the first round.

Danielle Moult

Resource Consultant


Favourite Quote:

May the past make me better not bitter

Favourite App:

Motivational App

Random Fact:

I have livestock and alcohol license.

Get in touch with the First Achieve success team today to see how we can positively impact your career and business.

Glasgow 01418160116 |Manchester 01617910678 |Email [email protected]