18 Seattle Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms to Know

Take a look at the staffing agencies and firms recruiting talent in Seattle.

Written by Bailey Reiners
Published on May. 17, 2024
18 Seattle Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms to Know
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The Seattle business and tech scene is driven and diverse, but finding the best opportunity among a sea of passionate visionaries can be stressful, time consuming and competitive. A little help from local employment experts can simplify the process. To help, we’ve broken down some of the top recruiting firms and staffing agencies in and around Seattle and Puget Sound for technology, marketing, sales, finance, executive search and general staffing.

Top Seattle Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

  • Built In
  • Scion Technical
  • WunderLand Group
  • Seattle Corporate Search 
  • Creative Financial Staffing 
  • Parker Remick


Tech Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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Built In connects in-demand talent with thousands of companies, from startups to large enterprises, looking to fill technical and expert-level roles. It focuses on boosting employer branding while publishing industry-leading content and news to target highly skilled candidates. Millions of tech professionals visit Built In’s platform every month.

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Scion Technical is a staple among the Seattle and Puget Sound technology communities for IT staffing solutions. The company is divided into specialized teams for IT and creative services, tech leadership and executive search recruiting and more.


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The team at Viri Technology comes from a range of professional IT backgrounds. From software, infrastructure, IT leadership and UX and creative roles, its recruiters are well equipped to help candidates and clients with tech opportunities across industries.


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Unlike the other companies on the list, Talent 42 is an annual tech recruiting conference in Seattle. For tech recruiters, sourcers and engineers, this conference is a must-attend event. Some of its top speakers come from Apple, Zappos, Facebook and Salesforce.com.


Marketing Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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Founded in 2009, Wunderland Group has since grown into a full-service marketing, creative and digital staffing agency. The company recruits for positions across the United States, with office locations in Seattle, Chicago, New York and San Francisco.


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24 Seven Talent serves the staffing needs of a variety of marketing and creative fields, including digital design, luxury fashion and beauty. It also recruits for technology and data-based roles. 24 Seven Talent has locations across the United States and Canada, and offers its services nationwide.


Sales Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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Seattle Corporate Search is a hyper-local recruiting agency with more than 20 years of experience. The SCS experts specialize in B2B tech, professional services and wholesale distributors to fill sales, business and management positions.


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Based in the Seattle area, Sales Talent recruits for roles in sales, sales leadership, customer success, and marketing nationwide. It works to match talent with clients in the SaaS, tech, industrial, medical and B2B industries, with a 10 day average candidate delivery time.


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Founded in 2004, West Coast Careers is an award-winning staffing agency that places for sales, business, marketing and operations roles. It focuses on direct placement of permanent hires on the U.S. West Coast, including Washington state.


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Orin Rice has called Western Washington its home since 2014. Founded by Meredith and Tim Sprangers, the family-owned recruiting firm focuses on sales and sales engineering and offers a compelling referral program for successfully placed candidates and company partnerships.


Finance Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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Creative Finance Staffing is an employee-owned recruitment agency that attracts and places talented accounting, financial and technology professionals. The company serves clients across the United States, with over 20 office locations nationwide.


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With locations across Washington, Provisional has placed talent in more than 20,000 positions. It focuses on recruiting for roles in accounting, healthcare, office, technology and more. This full-service recruiting firm distinguishes itself by providing career counseling, training and benefits for contract staffing professionals.


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The all-women team at Seattle Financial are well-trained accounting and finance recruiters for positions across Washington state and California. The company also recruits for HR, administrative and sales roles. Its highly ambitious team comes from diverse backgrounds working at Amazon and beyond, gaining a wide range of recruiting experience along the way. Seattle Financial has worked with some of Seattle’s biggest corporations including Starbucks, Boeing, T-Mobile and Costco.


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Matrix Finance & Accounting recruits nationwide talent for accounting, finance, HR and office management roles. The company takes a unique approach to recruiting by leveraging the networks of the accounting and finance professionals it’s already placed. It also offers services in project-based consulting, interim staffing and permanent full-time hires.


Executive Search Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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Parker Remick specializes in executive search recruitment, helping private and public companies in 25 countries find the right leaders for their needs. Google, Amazon, Twitter and Paypal are just a few of the prominent companies Parker Remick’s Pacific Northwest locations serve.


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Herd Freed Hartz bills itself as the “Northwest’s Leading Retained Executive Search Firm,” with 90 percent of its work coming from repeat business and referrals. With clients like Starbucks, the Space Needle and REI, it sounds like that referral network is paying off.


General Staffing Agencies and Recruiting Firms

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The Pace Staffing Network works with clients and candidates seeking opportunities in the administrative, financial, technology, healthcare and HR industries. It has served businesses throughout Washington state and the Pacific Northwest for over 50 years.


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Based in Washington state, Parker Staffing recruits for direct hire, contract and contract-to-hire positions for business nationwide. It specializes in placing talent within administrative, contact center, non-clinical healthcare, banking and HR roles.

Updated by Brennan Whitfield.

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