Spencer Ogden

What Hunted Says

Billionaire backed Spencer Ogden have some of the recruitment industries best designed offices. And they’re situated worldwide. Their brilliant academy model fuels their growth with an academy intake regularly, every year. This means senior hires are running teams quickly. SO have recently diversified out of energy and now operate across many other sectors.

Key Info

IndustryRecruitment/Search
HeadquartersLondon
Company Size101-1000

Recruitment Sectors
Aerospace, Aviation & DefenceEngineering & ManufacturingMining & ResourcesOil&GasPower, Nuclear & RenewablesProperty & ConstructionShipping and MaritimeTechnology

Success story

Since our launch in 2010, we have grown from a small start-up with 12 employees to an award winning international business with 15 offices and over 400 employees globally.

David Spencer-Percival, CEO

Launching Spencer Ogden in 2010 with Sir Peter Ogden, David has always been the driving force behind the company’s growth and success.

Spencer Ogden ranks in Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

Sir Peter Ogden, Chairman

As the original backer of Spencer Ogden, Sir Ogden invested £1m to fund our launch in 2010 followed by further support towards international expansion

Working at Spencer Ogden

We specialise in global energy, engineering and infrastructure recruitment, and we are looking for talented and driven graduates, experienced recruiters and managers to join our internationally award winning business. As one of the fastest growing recruitment company's in the world, and the only one to cover all sectors across the entire energy industry, there are opportunities for ambitious graduates and experienced recruiters alike to learn and succeed in a fantastic working environment.

Partner to the Global Energy Industry

CEO, David Spencer-Percival says, “Whilst we have seen a dip in our Oil & Gas sector due to the collapse in the price of oil, current trading within the group is strong across our other energy sectors, and it is great to reach this milestone right now. We have seen a dramatic rise in our contract runners with a 200% increase from December 2014, and we are now fast approaching 1,000 contractors." Spencer Ogden is the only recruiter to provide end-to-end solutions to our clients across every sector within the energy industry, and these milestones demonstrate the strength of our offerings across the entire energy landscape.

Unique Environment

At Spencer Ogden we give our employees the opportunity to work in a unique office environment, where brand values and culture are at the heart of the business. Each office has been designed with Spencer Ogden trademark features, such as AstroTurf flooring throughout the sales floors, and American-style diners. Subtle influences from the local culture, a souk-themed meeting room for Dubai, and London Underground booths in London, reflects Spencer Ogden’s culture of being able to service local clients on a global scale. The office spaces are designed to energise and encourage movement, collaboration and interaction at all levels, which ultimately increases productivity.

Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

Incentives

Incentives at Spencer Ogden range from iPads for the most interviews booked in a month, to a week working from the SO Ibiza office if consultants hit their targets for three consecutive months, and the incredible annual all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas for the company’s top performers.

Our People

The average age of Spencer Ogden’s staff is 25, with staff turnover at just 11%, which is significantly lower than the recruitment industry standard. It is important to work for a company that invests in its employees. Ongoing training and the potential for career progression as well as working in an environment that has a great culture and work ethic is what makes all the difference. Spencer Ogden’s industry leading Graduate Academies also received special mention, and almost half of the current employees joined straight from university through the Academy.

We made our 10,000th placement in 2015!

Spencer Ogden has hit 140,000 followers on LinkedIn

Times Top 100

Spencer Ogden has been ranked in The Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2013 and 2014. What is it? The Times Top 100 lists are widely acknowledged as the most extensively researched and prestigious in the UK, placing those who feature in the Top 100 at the forefront of UK businesses. What it means? All scores and ratings are based on employee opinions, all of which are submitted anonymously, making it the most reliable way of ranking employers. The evaluation process is in depth and it includes analysis of gender splits, staff turnover and training opportunities.

Spencer Ogden named 8th most socially engaged recruiter by LinkedIn

Spencer Ogden

Key Info

Industry Recruitment/Search
Headquarters London
Company Size 101-1000

Recruitment Sectors
Aerospace, Aviation & Defence Engineering & Manufacturing Mining & Resources Oil&Gas Power, Nuclear & Renewables Property & Construction Shipping and Maritime Technology

Unique Environment

At Spencer Ogden we give our employees the opportunity to work in a unique office environment, where brand values and culture are at the heart of the business. Each office has been designed with Spencer Ogden trademark features, such as AstroTurf flooring throughout the sales floors, and American-style diners. Subtle influences from the local culture, a souk-themed meeting room for Dubai, and London Underground booths in London, reflects Spencer Ogden’s culture of being able to service local clients on a global scale. The office spaces are designed to energise and encourage movement, collaboration and interaction at all levels, which ultimately increases productivity.

We made our 10,000th placement in 2015!

Success story

Since our launch in 2010, we have grown from a small start-up with 12 employees to an award winning international business with 15 offices and over 400 employees globally.

David Spencer-Percival, CEO

Launching Spencer Ogden in 2010 with Sir Peter Ogden, David has always been the driving force behind the company’s growth and success.

Spencer Ogden ranks in Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

Working at Spencer Ogden

We specialise in global energy, engineering and infrastructure recruitment, and we are looking for talented and driven graduates, experienced recruiters and managers to join our internationally award winning business. As one of the fastest growing recruitment company's in the world, and the only one to cover all sectors across the entire energy industry, there are opportunities for ambitious graduates and experienced recruiters alike to learn and succeed in a fantastic working environment.

Sir Peter Ogden, Chairman

As the original backer of Spencer Ogden, Sir Ogden invested £1m to fund our launch in 2010 followed by further support towards international expansion

Spencer Ogden has hit 140,000 followers on LinkedIn

Partner to the Global Energy Industry

CEO, David Spencer-Percival says, “Whilst we have seen a dip in our Oil & Gas sector due to the collapse in the price of oil, current trading within the group is strong across our other energy sectors, and it is great to reach this milestone right now. We have seen a dramatic rise in our contract runners with a 200% increase from December 2014, and we are now fast approaching 1,000 contractors." Spencer Ogden is the only recruiter to provide end-to-end solutions to our clients across every sector within the energy industry, and these milestones demonstrate the strength of our offerings across the entire energy landscape.

Spencer Ogden named 8th most socially engaged recruiter by LinkedIn

Our People

The average age of Spencer Ogden’s staff is 25, with staff turnover at just 11%, which is significantly lower than the recruitment industry standard. It is important to work for a company that invests in its employees. Ongoing training and the potential for career progression as well as working in an environment that has a great culture and work ethic is what makes all the difference. Spencer Ogden’s industry leading Graduate Academies also received special mention, and almost half of the current employees joined straight from university through the Academy.

Incentives

Incentives at Spencer Ogden range from iPads for the most interviews booked in a month, to a week working from the SO Ibiza office if consultants hit their targets for three consecutive months, and the incredible annual all expenses paid trip to Las Vegas for the company’s top performers.

Times Top 100

Spencer Ogden has been ranked in The Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2013 and 2014. What is it? The Times Top 100 lists are widely acknowledged as the most extensively researched and prestigious in the UK, placing those who feature in the Top 100 at the forefront of UK businesses. What it means? All scores and ratings are based on employee opinions, all of which are submitted anonymously, making it the most reliable way of ranking employers. The evaluation process is in depth and it includes analysis of gender splits, staff turnover and training opportunities.

Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200

Our Offices

Jobs at Spencer Ogden

£28,000 - £35,000
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London, UK
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£30,000 - £40,000
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London, UK
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£38,000 - £45,000
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London, UK
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S$48,000 - S$66,000
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Singapore, Singapore
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H$240,000 - H$320,000
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Hong Kong, HK
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£23,000 - £26,000
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Manchester, UK
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A$56,000 - A$70,700
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Perth, Australia
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A$75,000 - A$80,000
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Perth, Australia
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A$75,000 - A$80,000
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Perth, Australia
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A$57,500 - A$65,000
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Perth, Australia
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$40,000 - $60,000
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New York, NY, USA
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$40,000 - $60,000
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Houston, TX, USA
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S$380,000 - S$580,000
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Singapore, Singapore
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S$48,000 - S$70,000
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Singapore, Singapore
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$40,000 - $60,000
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Denver, CO, USA
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$40,000 - $60,000
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Denver, CO, USA
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