Merritt Recruitment

An award-winning specialist recruitment agency for the chemicals, polymers, coatings, personal care and cosmetics industries

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About Us

Merritt Recruitment is an award-winning specialist recruitment agency for the chemicals, polymer, coatings, personal care and cosmetics industries. Founded by Dr Laura Merritt with a PhD in Chemistry and a background spanning 20 years of international recruitment experience. Merritt Recruitment is passionate about science & technology and the talent that contributes to their success. We network at leading industry events and forums to raise awareness of the incredible career options available in our industries for new graduates and experienced professionals. Our goal is to bring together talented people with leading companies to drive innovation and sustainability.

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Success Stories & History

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  • 2021

    2021

    October 2021 Blog page is launched

    ​Merritt Recruitment has launched our Blog page. We will keep you updated with Interview Tips, Career Advice, Industry News, Recruitment Strategies and our thoughts on how to...

  • Khareen

    Khareen

    Regulatory Affairs Consultant

    ​Dear Laura, Thank you SO much for securing me a job so rapidly and efficiently! I really appreciate it! I look forward to starting mid November! Thank you! Khareen ​​

  • 2021

    2021

    September 2021 New Website

    Merritt Recruitment is delighted to confirm we have a fully functioned website. Clients can contacted us directly and Candidates can review vacancies, apply for roles and set u...

  • 2021

    2021

    January 2021: Growth in job market

    In spite of the downturn facing the Chemical industry due to Brexit and the fallout of the Covid pandemic, Merritt Recruitment is delighted to see that certain sectors are exp...

  • 2020

    2020

    January 2020: Commercial & Technical Roles

    With Merritt Recruitment’s reputation beginning to grow, we saw a greater diversity of roles which included SMEs, Universities and Global Organisations. We were also lucky eno...

  • 2019

    2019

    January 2019: New Company

    ​Merritt Recruitment was established. We started by developing a database of screened candidates from our core industries, Chemical, Coatings, Polymers and Personal Care &...

  • Stephen

    Stephen

    Technical Sales Manager

    "Laura is always my first port of call for finding and filling roles in the coatings industry.  Laura specialises in placing great people in great roles"

  • Graham

    Graham

    General Manager

    Merritt Recruitment are the industry experts, we found Merritt Recruitment to be highly professional and knowledgeable

  • James

    James

    Managing Director

    ​Merritt Recruitment have a extraordinary reach, finding candidates at all levels from Graduate to Senior Managers

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