Executive and Management Search and Selection in Logistics and Supply Chain, Foodservice and Commercial Recruitment


"We are committed to providing the very best search and selection services to the Logistics and Supply Chain and related sectors of UK industry."

rpc search and selection

rpc search and selection is the UK Division of The rpc Group of Companies. Established in 1985 as Resource Planning Consultants, rpc search and selection is one of the UK’s oldest established executive and management search and selection companies specializing in filling key UK based management roles for leading organisations operating within the Logistics and Supply Chain and related sectors, e.g. foodservice

Our business philosophy focuses on providing our clients with tailored recruitment and consultancy services, which closely reflect their culture and business aims. We aim to be seen as an extension of their organisation.

With clients our aim is to create a competitive advantage for them by the provision of quality candidates and through the positioning of their Company as a leading employer in their market place.

We offer a full range of recruitment services including Database and/or Advertising Search and Selection Services, Premier Executive Search, Interim Management Recruitment, Recruitment Advertising and Response Management, Outsourced Recruitment Services ( RPO ) and Recruitment Campaigns.

Our Client portfolio includes some of the UK’s and world’s best companies for whom we have carried out challenging assignments ranging from contingency based solutions through to retained assignments including Executive Search.

rpc logistics and supply chain recruitment

We operate in all areas of logistics and supply chain and related sectors, e.g.  foodservice, dealing with individual requirements and at the other end specific recruitment campaigns. This includes specialist technical, operational, sales, commercial, purchasing, HR up to including main board level.

Our impressive candidate database consists of well over 62,000 individuals and our uncomplicated, candidate-friendly website attracts more each day. We also have access to many more candidates through our subscriptions to internet job boards and candidate CV databanks, extensive use of advertising, head-hunting and networking.

Our core sectors of expertise are:

  • Retail and e-retailing
  • Wholesale
  • Automotive
  • Food Logistics
  • Express Parcels and Couriers
  • Waste Management
  • Third and Fourth Party Logistics 
  • Freight Forwarding
  • Manufacturing
  • Military and Defence
  • Facilities Support
  • Aviation including terminal management and airside operations
  • Retail Cash Security
  • Fuel Supply and Distribution

rpc foodservice recruitment

With the Managing Director of The rpc Group having worked in the delivered foodservice sector for over 9 years, he personally leads and acts as the Principal Consultant for this sub division.

We have one of the best databases of foodservice professionals within the UK and pride ourselves on the strong relationships we have developed with national, regional and independent clients and foodservice candidates.

Our Core sectors of expertise are:

  • Delivered Foodservice - All temperature spans
  • Contract Distribution
  • Food Ingredients
  • Catering Disposables
  • Catering Equipment
  • Foodservice Manufacturing
  • Fresh Produce
  • Seafood
  • Cash and Carry

We supply Candidates from Operational First Line Supervisors through to Terrority Sales Managers, Business Development Managers, Key, Regional and National Accounts Managers up to including Director level whether its Sales or Operations Directors.

We pride ourselves on our detailed knowledge of the sector and our ability to provide to our clients, candidates with direct experience of the foodservice sector.

rpc commercial recruitment

rpc commercial recruitment is a leading commercial recruitment specialist for Sales, Marketing, Business Support, HR, IT and Finance positions across the whole of the UK.
We are committed to providing you with a quality recruitment solution which will assist you in meeting the business ambitions of your organization. We are confident that our strengths and experience is second to none in the market place.
We can offer an extensive choice of permanent and interim candidates to companies and normally there is a wide range of job opportunities available to those considering their next career move.
We recruit in the following sectors:

  • Accountancy & Finance
  • HR
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Customer Services
  • Business Support
  • Secretarial and Administration
  • IT and Telecommunications
  • Senior Management & Executive
Positions in Facilities Management, Security, Buying and Purchasing, Warehousing and Transport etc are handled by rpc search and selection


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rpc search and selection, rpc foodservice recruitment, rpc interim and rpc international recruitment are all Divisions of rpc international recruitment Ltd. Collectively they are styled as The rpc Group of Companies. Registered in England 4008677

Registered Office: Suite 4, Bitterne Business Centre, 110 - 120 Bitterne Road West, Southampton, Hampshire, England SO18 1AQ Vat Number: 144 8826 86

rpc international recruitment Ltd 2014

Services advertised by rpc search and selection, rpc foodservice recruitment, rpc interim and rpc international recruitment, Divisions of rpc international recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency and / or Employment Business as defined under the UK Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003