About Ardent

Consultative. Proactive. Efficient.

Our Mission

Ardent (adjective) Very passionate; intensely devoted, eager or enthusiastic.

We are passionate about exceeding the expectations of the very best candidates and clients.
We do this by taking a genuine consultative and respectful approach in all of our dealings; ensuring that we are the most proactive Recruitment Consultancy on the market.

Our People

We are devoted to recruiting and retaining highly talented, motivated and proactive individuals.  Through recognition of talent and enthusiasm, and rewarding success, we aim to build an outstanding team, offering you an exceptional recruitment service.

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Matt Kirk - Managing Director

Matt has spent the early part of his career working within the highly technical AEC Industries. He founded Ardent Careers in 2015 and now spends time recruiting in all areas of the business, ensuring Ardent is supplying the best possible service all round.

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Mike Halliwell - Director

Mike has spent his career recruiting mid to senior level talent within the highly technical M&E and Construction sectors. He has proven relationships with some of the UK's most reputable contractors and brings his experience of managing and organising effective teams to Ardent Careers.

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