SME Expert Helping business owners build the best teams


Cork Griffiths was established in 1994 to provide a refreshing alternative for SME businesses looking for an innovative and bespoke approach to their human resource challenges.

Client relationships with a difference                                                                SME Expert
We develop long term partnerships with high performing businesses and individuals that reflect a commitment to both their respective needs. Each client is different, and our service levels are designed to reflect each unique requirement to a tee. As executive recruiters, we believe that our combined experience across multiple sectors has afforded us a deep understanding of industry needs as a whole, and made us a powerfully connected provider of key personnel talent across SMEs in the UK.

A fresh look at your recruitment and HR needs We also believe in the value of being different. Our philosophy places innovation at the heart of what we do, and we constantly strive to provide cost effective professional services to our client’s most critical HR decisions. Over 20 years, our offer has been refined to give improved results and a refreshing alternative to the confines of the traditional recruitment model which delivers to you an accountable, cost effective and efficient access to a deeper pool of talent from which to draw.

Any SME can benefit Cork Griffiths is an SME expert, and our work has benefited hundreds of SME businesses across a wide range of sectors and industries. In addition to identifying, sourcing and providing professionals who add genuine value and commercial advantage to each client with whom we partner, our dedicated suite of HR support and consultancy services helps them organise, energise and motivate their most important asset.

Combined packages to enhance performance Our insights into the needs of business has also allowed us to develop grouped services that deliver outstanding value for companies at different stages of their development. These packages include all the critical elements you would expect within an executive search process, alongside detailed HR skills and knowledge to ensure commercial success, and create economies of scale that offer a significant financial benefit to each client. For further information, click here.

The client is key By placing the client at the heart of everything we do, we deliver results that are different by design, and structured to provide positive outcomes to a wide range of recruitment and HR support requirements. Next time you are considering using an external consultancy to find your ideal candidate, or looking to develop the environment within which they might flourish, then keep us front of mind.

Helping you battle against the competition At Cork Griffiths, we believe that the successful attraction and retention of high calibre professionals is the central driver to increasing business performance, growing market share and enhancing commercial revenues and this is why we wish to give all SME businesses the chance to compete against the big corporates in attracting exceptional professional talent and access to the HR tools necessary to motivate and retain them.

Guaranteed results every time Not only do we think you will find our methods and results to be positively different, but we like to put our money where our mouth is. Operating with a unique fee structure that is tailored to the specific needs of each client, it enables you to keep control at all times. We also offer a simple peace of mind guarantee, meaning that you can approach the recruitment of key personnel with absolute confidence.

Get in touch We are specialists in understanding how to create sustainable increases in individual and collective performance. Our services place us a class apart, and our exceptional rate of repeat business from existing clients speaks for itself. If your company is looking to develop its commercial edge through engaging exceptional people and you wish to use executive recruiters that are  SME experts, then please  contact us now