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About Us

Who are we?
Founded in 1992, Orchard have been recruiting for the Creative and Marketing industries for over 25 years.
We have immersed ourselves in these sectors across the North West and Yorkshire over the years, and have established ourselves as the premier recruiter in our marketplace. 
From our involvement in the industry and the longevity of the business, we have built a very strong client base, meaning we often get exclusive access to the top jobs in the North.
Our consultants are ex-industry professionals, and we all consider keeping up to date with insider industry knowledge to be a crucial part of the job so that we understand your industry and can find you the most relevant roles.

What do we do?
Every day we place talented people in freelance and permanent jobs within agencies and client-side teams.
Our process is simple - as a candidate, you will be invited to meet one of our consultants to discuss your previous work; your future goals; and assess your skills on our Mac test (if required for your sector). We go through this process to ensure that we can find the most appropriate roles to match your requirements. 
We promise to only contact you with the most suitable and relevant roles, and we will always contact you before submitting your details to potential employers to ensure it is of interest. If you feel a role isn’t the right fit for you, we will not submit your details. Don’t worry about saying ‘no’, it will not deter us from contacting you about future opportunities! 
We deal with the best in the business, so we generally ask that you have a few years industry experience before applying to our roles.
We are always happy to talk to people about their career, and to organise a confidential chat with one of our consultants who understands your sector. 
Likewise, if you think we can help your business, please give us a call and we can discuss your needs and what we can offer you.

Meet the Team…

                   

                    

                       

Latest Jobs

Web Developer
20/04/2018 | £25-35k | Liverpool

Web Developer, Liverpool city centre, £25-35k.We are working with a leading creative and digital agency based in Liverpool city centre seeking a front-end web developer to join their team.Based within a vibrant creative ...

Freelance Artworker
20/04/2018 | £14-20 / hour | North West

We are currently looking for experienced and talented Creative artworkers to work in house for freelance bookings across the Northwest and Yorkshire Successful candidates will have at least 4 years industry experience, ...

Freelance Presentation Designer
20/04/2018 | £18-28 / hr | North West

We are always on the lookout for experienced Presentation designers with 3+ years industry experience for various freelance roles over the Northwest and Yorkshire If you meet the requirements below and are interested ...

Freelance Web Designer/ Front end Developer
20/04/2018 | £23 - 32.50 / hour | North West

We are currently on the lookout for experienced freelance front end developers with strong web design skills for both short and long term bookings with a variety of high profile clients across the Northwest and Yorkshire. The ...

Freelance UX Designer
20/04/2018 | £up to 300 / day | North West

We are currently on the lookout for talented Senior UX designers to work in house with a variety of exciting clients across the Northwest and Yorkshire Our clients pride themselves on the positive connections they make ...

Freelance HTML Email Builder/Designer
20/04/2018 | £18 - 25 / hour | North West

We are currently on the lookout for talented freelance HTML Email Builders/Designers with at least 4 years industry experience for a various bookings across the Northwest and Yorkshire. Successful candidates will have ...

Freelance Designer
20/04/2018 | £16 - 27 / hr | North West

We are currently on the lookout for fantastic freelance designers with at least 4 years industry experience to fill a variety of roles across the Northwest and Yorkshire. Successful candidates will be able to show a distinctive ...

Freelance Front End Developer
20/04/2018 | £24 - 30 / hr | North West

Are you a freelance Front End Developer on the lookout for your next role? We are currently on the lookout for talented Front End Developers for various freelance roles across the Northwest and Yorkshire. Successful candidates ...

Freelance Packaging Artworker
20/04/2018 | £15 - 20 / hr | North West

Are you a freelance packaging artworker on the lookout for your next role? We are currently looking for highly experienced packaging artworkers with exceptional Photoshop and Illustrator skills and a strong repro background ...

Freelance IOS Developer
20/04/2018 | £up to 300 / day | North West

Are you a freelance IOS developer on the lookout for your next booking? Then could be the perfect opportunity for you. We are always on the lookout for talented IOS developers to fill various freelance roles across the ...

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Latest Jobs

Web Developer
20/04/2018 | £25-35k | Liverpool

Web Developer, Liverpool city centre, £25-35k.We are working with a leading creative and digital agency based in Liverpool city centre seeking a front-end web developer to join their team.Based within a vibrant creative ...

Freelance Artworker
20/04/2018 | £14-20 / hour | North West

We are currently looking for experienced and talented Creative artworkers to work in house for freelance bookings across the Northwest and Yorkshire Successful candidates will have at least 4 years industry experience, ...

Freelance Presentation Designer
20/04/2018 | £18-28 / hr | North West

We are always on the lookout for experienced Presentation designers with 3+ years industry experience for various freelance roles over the Northwest and Yorkshire If you meet the requirements below and are interested ...

Freelance Web Designer/ Front end Developer
20/04/2018 | £23 - 32.50 / hour | North West

We are currently on the lookout for experienced freelance front end developers with strong web design skills for both short and long term bookings with a variety of high profile clients across the Northwest and Yorkshire. The ...

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Results: 82

Latest Events

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Dr Barbara Ribeiro is joining Manchester Futurists to discuss whether or not robots can discriminate ...

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Creatives Unhooked with Sara Tasker (Me & Orla)
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Unhooked Communications presents Creatives Unhooked: Instagram and creative careers with Sara ...

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Tech for Sustainability
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Tech for Good are back, this time with 'Tech for sustainability'.

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Apadmi: Everyone's Talking About Voice
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Join Apadmi for an evening all about voice...

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Kids on YouTube. There are a million possible routes to explore here, especially since Youtube ...
18/04/2018

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Lets go back to February 14th 2018, when the tragic reports of a gunman in Marjory Stoneman ...
13/04/2018

Creative Crunch #3: What's New?

We’re back with our third creative round-up! We’ve selected some of the things that have happened ...
04/04/2018

Football: The Digital Age

Over the past few months it has been impossible to miss the controversy surrounding the new ...
28/03/2018

Everything you need to know about Influencer Marketing…

The term ‘influencer marketing’ is thrown around a lot these days, but why is it so popular, ...
26/03/2018

#OrchardEggs Bigger than your Head!

*This competition has now finished!*
12/03/2018

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