Pioneer Search

About Pioneer Search

Pioneer Search is a Technology & Electronics Recruiter who truly practices what they preach as technology recruitment experts operating at the quality end of the market. They offer a collaborative environment where they believe 2 heads are better than 1 and will allow you to get creative with how you want to recruit and build your personal brand. You will receive 1-1 coaching and mentoring from the owner as well as any academy training you require. Pioneer Search also offer perks that are in line with today’s climate: flexible working, company laptop, workspace budget so that you can work as effectively as possible from home, to name just a few incentives.

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What do we offer in the 'new normal'

As we look to 2021 we want to make sure we adapt & offer a new home to people who want to be part of a smaller organisation where they can be themselves in a friendly & supportive environment and put your own stamp on your market! 

What we can offer you:

Flexible working: we have moved to flexible working where we currently do 3 days in the office & 2 days working from home  
Video scrums: when at home we catch up daily over video to make sure we are all still in contact & keep each other motivated
Workspace budget: we offer a budget to make sure you are fully set up to work from home as effectively as you can
Company laptop: to make sure you can work from home we will buy you a new laptop which will be set up for you from day one
Supportive environment: being smaller we have the ability to offer a friendly environment where goals are personalised & are in line with the current market
Personalised marketing: We want you to bring your ideas to the table & we will make them happen!

Here is our story so far…

Mark Warburton set up Pioneer Search 8 years ago to deliver a consultative recruitment experience for candidates within IT & clients within Financial Services. 

We have 6 teams; Core Technology, Agile, Change & Product, Data & Analytics, Cyber Security & Cloud, MedTech and Electronics Engineering.

Within the teams Consultants focus on different areas such as; Software Development, Infrastructure & Cloud, BI & Big Data, Embedded, Data Science, Electronics and Agile & Change. 

Our main approach has always been to be offer more than just a CV machine to our clients & to be a sounding board for our candidates. This is something we continued to do throughout lockdown & are now coming out the other side a strong core team & with fantastic client and candidate relationships. 

However, we know that now clients are heading back into work there is new business to be won which is something we are focusing on & want ambitious individuals to join us in driving Pioneer forwards into 2021!

Commission Scheme

Actual GP pm - Percentage paid at each level £0 - £5,000 - 5% £5,001 - £10,000 - 15% £10,001 - £15,000 - 20% £15,001 - £20,000 - 25% £20,001+ - 30% Split Deals - Split Roles 100% - Account owner + Candidate 80% - Account Delivery + Candidate 60% - Candidate only

Pioneer Office

Pioneer Search

Key Info

Industry Recruitment/Search
Headquarters London
Company Size 11-20

Recruitment Sectors
Technical Technology Telecommunications


  • Company Wide Trips
  • Early Friday Finish
  • Clear Progression Structure
  • Visible Commission Structure
  • Beer Fridge
  • CSR
  • Recruit to Music
  • Investment in Tech
  • Closed Xmas & New Year
  • Breakout Area
  • Friday Drinks
  • Office Dog
  • Back Office Support
  • Actively Hiring Now
  • Dress Down
  • Work From Home

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