Croxley House, 14 Lloyd Street, Manchester, M2 5ND​

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About Us

The UK's leading Marketing, Digital & Tech Recruiter

Forward Role started its journey from a bedroom in Bolton, growing over the last 12 years to become the North’s leading specialist marketing, digital and technology recruitment agency. We help some of the UK's biggest and most exciting employers to attract the brightest talent and empower candidates to build exciting careers

We offer an inclusive and market-leading environmentally responsible approach to recruitment. Forward Role is more than just a recruitment company - we’re an integral part of the marketing, digital and technology scene and we're pushing boundaries across tech innovation and delivery to become the biggest and best in our space.

A Recruiter You Can Trust

Slice through Forward Role and at our centre you’ll find genuine industry experts who care passionately about delivering for their clients and candidates. Our award-winning team of 36 recruitment experts are on hand, across marketingdigitalanalyticstechnologydesign & UX including dedicated teams for agencyinterim and executive search positions.

But don't just take our word for it. We have over 100 five star ratings and reviews on Google and you can read some of our testimonials and case studies here​

Based in Manchester city centre with international coverage.


Our Recruitment Solution

Helping you find the brightest talent

Our most successful clients know that the key to scaling a business is hiring great people. But in such a competitive recruitment market, how do you attract the brightest talent?

At Forward Role our track-record of placing high-calibre candidates in the marketing, digital and technology sectors is second-to-none and we are proud to say that we hold a 100% client retention rate. It’s our mission to raise the standard of service within the recruitment industry. We’ve always shared the firm belief that it’s not what you do, but how you do it. We don’t just forward CVs, we spent time discussing your needs and working collaboratively to place high-quality candidates who will drive your business forward.

If you’ve never worked with Forward Role, you may not be aware of each of the different specialist teams we have across the business. From online to offline, our consultants boast a whole range of technical insights, across the entire spectrum of marketing, digital and technology.

But don't just take our word for it! Have a read of some of our client testimonials and awardwins before you get in touch with our team to discuss your requirements.

Market-Leading Solutions



Marketing & Communications

Digital & ECommerce

Technology & Change

Analytics & Insight

Design & UX


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