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About Us

We’re all about people.

You, yours, ours. Connecting. Building relationships. Making the right matches. Finding that missing piece.

And it’s the way we do that - by delivering a unique and complete experience to every person - that defines us.

Bright, bold, better. That's Yolk.

We're reshaping recruitment

Yolk is proud of its diversity and takes time to understand each community we serve. We're encouraging the recruitment industry to be more inclusive.

Who We Are

Leadership Team

Yolk Recruitment Mission Vision Purpose

As an organisation, Yolk has a distinct Mission, aspirational Vision, and, clear Purpose. It is the shared responsibility of every person to help us achieve these goals.


“To deliver a unique and complete experience to every person by demanding the Brightest, Boldest, Best standards of ourselves”


“A professional staffing business that fully realises the potential of every person through our support, philosophy, process and profits”


“Building a culture where everyone wins”

Our Story

We've come a long way, and there's plenty more in store.

Take a look at our journey so far. 

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    Yolk is supporting local food banks to feed families in need across South Wales. For every placement our teams successful fill on behalf of our clients, we will be feeding a family who is struggling to feed themselves.

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    Our CSR campaign in 2022 sees us use our recruitment knowledge to create employment pathways for those who have previously not had the same advantages.

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    Yolk's Oaks, our biggest social value campaign to date, will see Yolk planting a tree for every candidate placed throughout 2021.

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    We launch Yolk's Recruitment Roadmap to Recovery to help clients through the Covid pandemic. We also partner with key clients such as EKF Diagnostics and Booking Live.

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    A brand refresh for Yolk!  We launch our new website in January to celebrate Yolk's 10th anniversary! 

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    Yolk becomes the largest independently owned permanent recruiter in Wales.

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    Another Fast Growth 50 award, this time for sustainable growth. 

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    Yolk now has a team of 40 recruiters working with globally recognised brands. With a bigger team, we move into our state-of-the-art office, The Shell.

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    Yolk branch out from Wales and also begin recruiting for clients in the South West England region via Yolk's Bristol hub.

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    Yolk Legal and Yolk Engineering are launched! Plus we win another Fast Growth 50 award.

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    An award! Yolk picks up an FG50 Award for Fastest Growing Agency in Wales. Yolk also gets a new home as record revenues lead to a bigger, snazzier base in central Cardiff. 

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    Yolk Technology & Digital and Yolk Office Support are launched, going on to become flagship divisions. 

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    Yolk flies in the face of the recession, taking on more than 15 specialist recruiters and breaking £1million in annual permanent placement revenues.

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    Nici Jones launches Yolk Marketing to service sales clients who want us to help fill marketing roles too. 

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    Dale and Duncan set up Wales' first specialist sales recruitment agency over a full English breakfast. Yolk is born. 

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Bright, Bold, Better

We don’t like run-of-the-mill. We’re not fans of ordinary. Yolk is about being bright, being bold, being better. 

  • CCSA winner logo - best recruiter & people solutions
  • Fast Growth 50 - 2013
  • Fast Growth 50 - 2014
  • Fast Growth 50 - 2015
  • Fast Growth 50 - 2016
  • Fast Growth 50 - 2017
  • Ecovadis Bronze
  • Pa Assist
  • Marketing and Digital Recruitment Awards winner - best candidate experience
  • 2012 business awards winner logo
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Yolk Recruitment Awards

We're Award Winners

We’ve picked up a few gongs over the years. It’s always great to be recognised for what we do and the way we do it. 

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