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Careers at Carrot

At Carrot we work in a friendly, fun and supportive environment. We appreciate the conscientious efforts of our teams and we reward them well for their hard work and success. We focus on quality and effectiveness over volume driven KPI's and our development programme is designed to help our individuals and teams become highly competent recruitment professionals, through the accumulation of excellent sector knowledge, a very strong customer service ethos and robust commercial acumen. 

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Great Culture

We are a fun bunch who believe in a healthy work-life balance; we work efficiently and effectively, with no long hours! 

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We value quality over quantity; that's why we're voted "world-class" in customer service. We hire self-motivated people who can work with autonomy, so no micro-management.

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Care and Reward

Your hard work will not go unnoticed here. We regularly offer perks and rewards - for target achievers and company-wide successes.

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Team Spirit

We regularly organise team-building events and gatherings that help our people form a strong connection through fun!

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Generous Holiday Allowance

25 days (rising up to 30) + bank holidays, 2 duvet days every year with the option to buy/sell 3 holiday days.

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Supportive Environment

We offer fantastic training and development opportunities to our employees. You'll have access to the resources required to develop your career. 

This is a friendly and supportive environment. There’s always a buzz in the office. Life at Carrot is not KPI-driven, we have lots of flexibility and autonomy to manage our own desk.
Claire Linkedin


Recruitment Consultant, 2 years

The management team is very helpful, understanding, and supportive; they encourage a healthy work-life balance. Carrot is fun, friendly, and social. 
James LI


Associate Consultant, 2 years

We know how to have a good time, and the fact that people socialise together outside of work goes to show how strong the relationships are.  At Carrot, there’s always something to look forward to.
Alice K LI

Alice K

Marketing Manager, 6.5 years

Carrot provides genuine autonomy in our work and lets us drive our own desk the best way we can, without worrying about extensive KPIs or call targets.
Hannah LI


Pharma Sales Recruitment Consultant, 7 years

Few agencies genuinely promote a healthy work-life balance, but Carrot does! We focus on the quality of our work, which allows us to build successful and long-lasting relationships.
Joe LI


Recruitment Consultant, 3 years

I love the people and the environment here. Everyone would go out of their way to help others. At Carrot, no two days are the same, and everyone is valued. 
Rachel LI


Contracts & Compliance Manager, 12 years

Even when we’re working virtually, everyone is still so supportive and builds each other up. You can tell the management team genuinely care about their staff.
Chloe LI


Senior Research Consultant, 4 months

I love the people here. The company culture is flexible and the management team really looks after their staff. Carrot is friendly, determined, and supportive. 
Alice S LI

Alice S

Recruitment Consultant, 3 years

We’re a great team who work hard but have a laugh along the way. Here everyone supports each other across teams and levels of experience.
Louise LI


Healthcare Communications Recruitment Consultant, 7 years

The people here are collaborative and the company culture is flexible, relaxed, and fun. Our approach of individually specialising in niche disciplines is invaluable to our clients.
Matt LI


Managing Consultant, 9.5 years

    Current Opportunities

    For all positions, we are very open-minded with regards to your level of experience. We’re keen to speak to good recruiters from any sector, to explore which of our areas may be the right fit for you and what you want from a new role.

    We're currently all working remotely, but once safe to do so we'll be returning to the office on a part-time basis, with continued home working an option. All roles are open to FT or PT working too.

    If you come from any of the following backgrounds, we'd like to hear from you! 

    • Pharma Engineering | Relatively new with many warm leads but ripe for development & growth. Experience in contracts a bonus.
    • Scientific | New Desk | Opportunity to develop the sector and grow a team
    • Consumer Health | New Desk | Opportunity to develop the sector and grow a team
    • Animal Health | New Desk | Opportunity to develop the sector and grow a team
    • Dental Health | New Desk | Opportunity to develop the sector and grow a team
    • Executive Search | Senior Level Appointments across Pharma | Europe | New desk, warm leads
    • Pharma Digital Communications | New desk with a very established team to service new growth in specific digital roles with existing clients

    For an informal and confidential chat to explore possibilities, please contact Debbie Anderson on:

    01625 541 033 /

    So what does your average day working at Carrot Recruitment look like? Take a behind-the-scenes look with our 'Day in the Life' blog.

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