We are trusted leaders in recruitment across the following sectors:


We are renowned experts in contract, interim and permanent recruitment across the rail industry.

We are experts in sourcing talent for both high level and specialist roles across a broad range of disciplines within the professional rail market.

Our consultants invest time and effort in understanding our clients’ business needs, company values and recruitment objectives to ensure our focus aligns directly with yours. We are expert and thorough in our methods and as a result, our clients experience a consistent high-quality service.

In addition to the technical aspects of our delivery, we operate as first-class ambassadors for our clients in the rail market; consistently receiving high levels of positive feedback from candidates for the quality of our consultant’s knowledge, advice and communications.

Rail Infrastructure

We are industry professionals with experience in contract, interim and permanent recruitment across the rail infrastructure industry.

Our consultants have an in depth understanding of the rail civils and infrastructure industry alongside the skills, attributes and commercial considerations when sourcing niche talent.

In a highly invested sector such as Infrastructure, our clients require a responsive recruitment partner and Ford & Stanley provides a first-class service every time. Working to our highly developed processes and recruitment techniques, our team consistently delivers candidate shortlists to meet the specific wants and needs of our rail infrastructure clients.


We specialises in contract, interim and permanent recruitment across a number of industries across the manufacturing sector.

Our team consists of a highly experienced professionals who provide manufacturing sector clients with high end professionals.

We pride ourselves on being regarded as the trusted partners of our high calibre manufacturing clients. Our recruitment processes are highly developed and have been used to establish relationships to secure key skills, often in the most challenging of sectors and disciplines.

We understand that niche skills are often essential when sourcing the right candidate and as such, we use a number highly developed processes and techniques to consistently ensure that the candidate shortlists we produce comprise of people who not only have the skills and attributes required by our clients, but also that the candidate aspirations can be met by the client’s opportunity inherent in each role.


We are specialists in contract, interim and permanent recruitment across IT, Digital and Technology sectors.

Our Digital recruitment team are trusted recruitment advisors to leading Technology companies across the UK.

The increase in demand for data driven solutions supported by intelligent systems has seen Ford & Stanley Digital delivering solutions into businesses from fresh start ups to global technology giants.

Our situational approach to recruitment has differentiated our services from the typical IT recruitment business model by providing proactive recruitment solutions based on understanding of our client’s circumstances and how their applications drive their business.

We have expert knowledge in delivering digital recruitment solutions to a number of industries, including, Aerospace, Cyber Security, Defence and Rail.