Specialist recruitment across marketing, communications, digital and design

Our expertise

Since we started in 2008, our team of Consultants have worked extensively with property and construction clients across the UK.  The construction industry and the built environment is changing, there is greater focus on sustainability practices and key developments with interactive design visualisation.  As a key component of the economy, it is important that construction continues to develop and that growth is supported. We take a hands-on approach in the construction industry to build relationships and generate results.  

Our team work with a wide range of construction and property organisations across the UK from small startups to global leaders. Our Consultants have extensive experience in this sector and use this expertise to work with a wide range of clients needing to hire outstanding talent.  

  • Architecture
  • Building Materials
  • Building Surveyors
  • Commercial Surveyors
  • Civil Engineers
  • Structural Engineers
  • Residential
  • Commercial

Why Spotlight?

With more than 15 years of recruitment experience, our team help clients to hire the strongest talent and achieve commercial objectives.

By using our network of over 100,000 followers on LinkedIn alone, our executive search experience and reputation allows us to attract the most talented candidates from the Construction industry.  We are members of the Recruitment and Employment Federation and our Consultant team work with organisations of all sizes across the construction industry. 

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Trusted by our clients to deliver results

Our specialist Consultants take a hands-on approach to build relationships and support our clients with efficient and cost-effective recruitment solutions. We use our extensive experience to work successfully with a wide range of clients, listening carefully to exact requirements.  Our recruitment spans all areas across marketing, digital, communications and design including the following roles:

  • Head of Marketing
  • Social Media Manager
  • Digital Designer
  • Marketing Manager
  • Marketing Assistant
  • UX Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Marketing Director
  • Head of Design
  • Communications Manager
  • Head of Communications
  • PR Manager
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Content Manager
  • Digital Marketing Manager
  • Website Manager
  • Digital Marketing Director
  • Performance Marketing
  • CRM Manager
  • CRM Executive
  • Email Marketing Manager
  • Insight Manager
  • Brand Manager

Diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I)

Spotlight are committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) and work in partnership with our construction clients to ensure they are supported in building an inclusive culture and working environment that focuses on equal opportunities for all. We help our clients identify and address diversity challenges through more inclusive search, and engage with the broadest range of candidates to support diverse talent pools.

We offer support and advice to clients who want to use blind recruitment practices, or learn more about unconscious bias training and are able to offer a range of psychometric testing options to support unbiased assessment of a candidate’s suitability for a role.

Meaningful change takes time and we engage with the broadest range of candidates that will support our clients’ inclusive recruitment goals.

Bespoke recruitment

Our extensive experience within the construction and property world means the team can offer advice on everything from salary benchmarking to the competitor landscape and we support our marketing and design candidates at every stage on their recruitment journey. 

Our goal is to work closely with our construction clients, we will help you craft a strong candidate experience to attract and retain the strong and most diverse and inclusive teams. By offering permanent, temporary and interim recruitment options for our construction clients, we can recruit flexibly at all levels for all needs.  

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Why choose us?

500+ happy clients

Since 2008, Spotlight have placed hundreds of talented candidates with clients in all sectors. We aim to exceed expectations and deliver results that will enhance our clients’ businesses.

100,000+ LinkedIn followers

We have an extensive network of marketing, communications, digital and design talent with 100,000+ followers on LinkedIn alone. We are in touch with the right people at the right time.

Recruitment with integrity

Our team are committed to clear communication with both clients and candidates. Our work goes beyond the placement and we believe in transparency and impactful recruitment.

What our clients say

We found Spotlight Recruitment to be hugely efficient in finding us the right candidate. From having a very limited brief from us, they understood exactly what we were looking for and our candidate has fitted in perfectly with the Company.


After completing interviews, we are delighted to offer the marketing role to your candidate.  We hope they have a long and happy association with us!


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Talk to our specialist team

We'd love to hear from you and the vision you have for your recruitment.

If you would like to discuss marketing, digital, design or communications recruitment for your business or want to find out more about us and our team, you can reach Spotlight at 020 3008 4254 or email us directly at 

Alternatively, visit our contact us page to share job specs and role details or CVs and information on your job search.

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