Our Service

At Optima our Professional Services team is focused specifically on sourcing temporary and permanent office-based functions within the commercial market place, specifically focusing across the following sectors; Manufacturing, Retail, FMCG, Utilities, Legal, IT/Tech/Data, Logistics, Financial Services and the Public Sector.  We recruit at all levels from office junior to C-suite, covering temporary/interim roles and permanent placements.

Giving you Peace of Mind

  • We are a team of seasoned professionals, with real practical experience and up to date market knowledge in the sectors we recruit for.
  • We have high internal staff retention rates so you receive a consistent, seamless and efficient staff resourcing service.
  • Our clients come back! With a high client retention rate, we work in partnership with our clients, proving a critical business friend.
  • Our Professional Services consultants don’t work in isolation, they are part of a wider team giving them access to an extensive network of skills sets and industries.
  • We have the ability to up-scale with our ‘Rapid Response Team’, who provide additional support at times of client priority peaks.
  • We hold regular review meetings and are available on client sites as required, as well as having our own on-site facilities for interviews, etc.
  • For us it’s not about numbers, but about understanding your business and delivering quality.

When you’re looking for your next office professional, you’ll want to be confident you are talking to someone that understands both your business and the job role inside out. All recruitment businesses understand recruitment, but not all of them have the crucial and all-important industry specific experience that will add value to your business. Working with local and national companies, we can tailor our service to suit your needs, be it a large scale recruitment project or the sourcing of one or more business specialists.


We undertake a rigorous skills-matching exercise that cross-matches the skills of each candidate with the specific requirements of your business. Not only this, we also ensure that we are matching against your culture, performance and behaviour expectations.


Traditional methods of recruiting are often overlooked in recruitment, but we see it as one of the best methods to assess a candidates’ suitability.


You will want to understand how a candidate would approach a specific process within your business. That’s why for certain roles we will use a technical reasoning test to assess a candidate’s suitability.


Competency based interviews allow us to predict future behaviour as a good basis and allow us to assess for key competencies including: Teamwork | Decision making | Leadership | Problem solving | Communication.


We have run Assessment Centres for a wide range of corporate clients and can run them completely or provide input for your own teams to run.


Forklift Driver (Counterbalance) Melton Mowbray £9.00- 9.50/hr Temp to Perm The Role An opportunity for a forklift driver (Counterbalance) / general operative has become available at a sheet…


  • £30,000–£35,000
  • Leicestershire
  • Mechanical Fitter
Role: Mechanical Fitter/ Machine Tool Fitter Location: Leicestershire Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum The Role We currently have a job for a skilled Mechanical Fitter or Machine…

Admin & Secretarial

Job Title: Trainee Administrator Location Leicester Salary £8.65 P/H DOE The Role Our client based in Coventry are currently looking for a Temp to Perm Trainee Administrator, due…


  • £35,000–£40,000
  • Leicestershire
  • Electrical Controls Engineer
Job Title: Electrical Controls Engineer Location: Leicestershire The Company: Recognised within the industry as experts in providing innovative resolutions to complex engineering issues, their expertise and success has…

Manufacturing and Production

  • £50,000–£55,000
  • Derbyshire
  • Finance Manager
Job Title Finance Manager Location Derbyshire Salary Between £50,000 and £55,000 per annum The Role A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Qualified Accountant to be the Finance Manager…

Admin & Secretarial

Role: Import and Export Clerk Location: Coventry Salary: £22k P/A (DOE) The Role Our client based in Coventry are currently looking for an Import and Export Clerk, due…

Financial Services

Job Title Finance Administrator Location Leicester Salary £9.50 Per Hour (DOE) Are you an experienced Finance administrator, Finance Assistant or Administrator based in Leicester, or within commutable distance…


Vacancy Profile Role: Powder Coater Location: Leicestershire Salary: £9 .25- 10.25 per hour (shift allowance) The Role A great opportunity for a Powder Coater has arisen within a…


  • £21,000–£25,000
  • Leicestershire
  • Sales Team Leader
Job Title: Sales Team Leader Location: Melton Mowbray Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus Our prestigious customer is looking to recruit a highly motivated Sales Team…


Job Title: Telesales Executive Location: Melton Mowbray Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + bonus Our prestigious customer is looking to recruit a highly motivated telesales professional to…