Accounting & Finance
“It has been a pleasure to work with Cooper Fitch, they provided high-quality CVs in a short amount of time with a real understanding of what we are looking for. Cooper Fitch will continue to be one of our primary channels for sourcing good quality talent in the market”
“Cooper Fitch worked with us on a project in Iraq. They were very professional and useful when it came to advising us on the market and how we would be able to attract the best possible talent. Furthermore, they were able to work under strict deadlines and went above and beyond in terms of quality of delivery”
"We initially engaged with Cooper Fitch on a contingency basis for a senior opening and a number of specialist roles where they have successfully placed and provided excellent support throughout the recruitment process.
We have an excellent working relationship with Cooper Fitch and were highly confident in their capabilities so we decided to move away from the contingency model and work on an exclusive retained model for the past year. They are now our sole recruitment partner across the MENA region. We have had many high volume projects, as well as expansion plans and Cooper Fitch has efficiently and extensively delivered the level of quality we needed particularly in remote locations. They truly understand the cultural fit is the most important requirement for us and invest the time required to interview candidates face-face or via Skype to ensure we are presented with the right people.
Cooper Fitch has successfully made over 20 placements from mid-executive level across the MENA region and we would have no hesitation in recommending Cooper Fitch for their first class, consistent and cost-effective service”
Cooper Fitch has become our trusted partner in tax practice and has supported us with numerous middle to senior level recruitment mandates across the Lower Gulf region. We use Cooper Fitch for all critical tax recruitment requirements.
Property & Construction
Cooper Fitch are cut above the rest and highly recommend their services. They hold their client's interest above their own and always work to place the best possible candidates. I will continue to work with Cooper Fitch in the future.
Cooper Fitch Property & Construction team are extremely professional and passionate about their work. They did an excellent to sourcing at Director level. They were very organized,prompt and undertook critical assessment days, candidate testing to identify the ideal candidate. Thank you for your support and look forward to continuing to work together.
Cooper Fitch have supported filling several construction roles for our international consultancy firm. They always make sure that they fully understand the clients requirements and personality fit to the company. It’s been a pleasure working with the P&C team.
Cooper Fitch are responsive, communicate well and efficiently manage the process through to completion, and then always follow up post joining to ensure the new employee is settling in and performing as expected. In summary, they are great recruiters, who always deliver on their promises.
Cooper Fitch have been providing Recruitment Consultancy services to my company for almost three years. During this time, they have exhibited the highest level of professionalism and integrity in all their dealings with me. They have also provided me with a detailed Compensation & Benefit Analysis which really helped retain our high calibre staff while attracting top talent in the market.
Cooper Fitch shared my urgency for special requests, provided honest feedback and, at times, educated me on how to better handle recruitment/staffing and people management. Cooper Fitch will undoubtedly be an asset to any company and contribute their time and efforts to all assignments. Their professional demeanour, direct approach and flexibility for special circumstances make them my number 1 choice in the UAE recruitment market.
Cooper Fitch Property & Construction team understand the importance of listening and understanding the Client's requirements clearly and to cater for not only their operational needs but also to take time to understand the importance of marrying the right candidate with the right role. In a fast moving market, making the right choices saves time and effort for all concerned and their team deliver to this time and time again.
“I have worked with more than 15 recruitment companies across the MENA region in the last 12 months and Cooper Fitch proved to be one of the best. They understand the importance of building a successful and long-term partnership. The profiles presented by Cooper Fitch always meet our requirements for the particular position. This shows a really good understanding of our needs and demonstrates strong market knowledge as specialists' consultants in the industry. Moreover, Cooper Fitch also provides excellent customer service and support while arranging interviews, providing feedback and follow-ups and generally communicating quickly and professionally during the end-end recruitment process. I can recommend their services to any company that is looking for a first-class and high-quality recruitment partner.”
“We have been working with Cooper Fitch for a period of 2 years assigning a number of critical roles. We specifically indicated the top 5 competitors to directly headhunt the candidates from as this was a critical position with specific experience as well as accomplishments within the function to ensure they are experts within the field and technical aspects of the role. Cooper Fitch successfully identified the potential candidates and provided with the strong shortlist within 10 working days, hence we filled this position with the best fit candidate coming from the major competitor in the region.”
“Cooper Fitch proved to be a reliable partner not only by providing the right talent caliber but also by advising the strategy for recruitment process considering the changes in the business and expansion. We worked with Cooper Fitch on a number of positions when acquiring new markets and the consultants had a great understanding of the business needs, hence managed to meet the requirements within the specific timeframe which was really important for the business.”
“I have been working with Cooper Fitch for a short period of time and I have been pleasantly impressed with the level of service and dedication from their specialist consultants. I confidently assigned a critical position for them to fill in for our business in Saudi Arabia and so far it has been a productive collaboration. Within a week of receiving the assignment, Cooper Fitch delivered a highly qualified shortlist of local talent. The profiles met the requirements for the position and were instantly shortlisted for further interview stages.
This proves Cooper Fitch has a great understanding of our needs and demonstrates strong market knowledge in a niche area where the right talent is hard to find. I would like to emphasize that Cooper Fitch offers transparency, consistency and continued support throughout the recruitment process. After working with numerous agencies in the region Cooper Fitch definitely exceeded my expectations”.
“Cooper Fitch demonstrated a high engagement level on numerous challenging assignments whenever we used their services. No matter how urgent the role was, the Cooper Fitch team was always responsive and dedicated to meet the deadlines by assigning more consultants to work on the project, not compromising on the quality. It is a pleasure to partner with Cooper Fitch and there is no doubt this firm deserves to be called recruitment experts.”
Manufacturing & Supply Chain
We have used many agencies to assist us in our recruiting efforts. The Manufacturing and Engineering Team at Cooper Fitch worked professionally, diligently and effectively to help make the project go smoothly. Based on their reputation in the market, we approached Cooper Fitch a few weeks ago, and we were immediately impressed with the quick response and ability to focus on our requests. We were given five resumes and we were able to make two hires within 4 weeks. Because of this service and professionalism, we continually entrust assignments exclusively to Cooper Fitch.
I highly recommend working with Cooper Fitch.
Cooper Fitch have a high level of integrity and always takes time to meet with us to fully understand our requirements, putting forward only those candidates who closely match what we need on a cultural and technical level. We would have no hesitation in recommending Cooper Fitch for their highly efficient, excellent, cost-effective service”. In summary, they are brilliant consultants who always deliver.
Cooper Fitch Manufacturing & Engineering team are extremely professional and passionate about their work. They did an excellent to sourcing at Director level. Their understanding of our business needs and culture of the organization enables them to provide us with high calibre talent effectively and efficiently. I will continue working with them in future.
Cooper Fitch have supported filling several Supply Chain and Procurement roles for our regional conglomerate. They always make sure that they fully understand the clients' requirements and personality fit in the company. It’s been a pleasure working with Cooper Fitch.
Technology and IT
Cooper Fitch have always delivered a spectacular service. Timing and quality have always met my expectations and everything is communicated in a professional and consultative manner. Highly recommend using their services.
Cooper Fitch have been providing their specialist services to my company for almost three years. They have proven to demonstrate really good understanding of our needs, strong market knowledge as specialists consultants in the industry. Moreover, Cooper Fitch also provide excellent customer service and support while arranging interviews, providing feedback and follow-ups and generally communicating quickly and professionally during the end-end recruitment process.
I have worked with Cooper Fitch for a few years and have found them to be an excellent and highly professional organization. Refreshingly, Cooper Fitch took the time to meet with me and understand our organization. When Cooper Fitch submitted candidates for particular roles they fit the position exactly and each and every candidate submitted were worth interviewing. In the 3 positions I have filled so far through Cooper Fitch I have completed only 9 interviews which demonstrate I am being presented with exactly the right people for the positions, the search and selection process has worked and I have not had to spend days or weeks going through inappropriate CV’s and talking to the wrong professionals.
Our recruitment cycle has significantly reduced and we were able to complete each hire within a 6-week time-frame.
I will be working with Cooper Fitch exclusively in the future.”
"It has been a pleasure to partner with the team at Cooper Fitch on our IT and Digital recruitment strategy. Cooper Fitch is a quality firm, with a decent track record in filling several of our more challenging roles at our business over the last 12 months. I look forward to a continued working relationship."
I have been working with Cooper Fitch for the past five months. I find the firm professional, diligent and productive with a very good understanding of the market as well as the time urgency needed in recruiting successfully. I have enjoyed working with Cooper Fitch and believe we have built a strong business relationship that will go on in future years. I highly recommend Cooper Fitch for their network and their ability to listen to truly understand our business needs and vision.
We have used many agencies to assist us in our recruiting efforts. The Manufacturing and Engineering Team at Cooper Fitch worked professionally, diligently and effectively to help make the project go smoothly. Based on their reputation in the market, we approached Cooper Fitch a few weeks ago, and we were immediately impressed with the quick response and ability to focus on our requests. We were given five resumes and we were able to make two hires within 4 weeks. Because of this service and professionalism, we continually entrust assignments exclusively to Cooper Fitch. I highly recommend working with Cooper Fitch.
Sales & Marketing
I have enjoyed working with Cooper Fitch as I find them to be diligent & thorough in their work. They are good at dealing with ambiguity and are able to piece together missing information & deliver what is needed. Cooper Fitch has excellent insight in the UAE & KSA Talent. We have worked together on several critical roles over the last 3 years; so far it has been a good professional relationship.
This was our first experience using a recruitment company in the Middle East. Cooper Fitch was very responsive to our needs, understood our brief and ultimately delivered an excellent result for us. I would have no hesitation in recommending Cooper Fitch to potential clients going forward in the future.
Cooper Fitch are efficient, work smart and knows exactly how to manage their clients. Their ability to map hiring requirements to skills and personality is amazing. Cooper Fitch has a keen eye for detail; their turnaround time and responses to mandates are exceptional. With our large scale hiring not many recruiters could keep up with the pace. However, Cooper Fitch sailed through it and was instrumental in helping us identify the right people, especially in the management cadre. I hope to continue working with them for a long time.
Cooper Fitch was the driving force behind us filling a role that has been open for 3 years. We were searching for a Sales Director for 3 years but were unable to find the right candidate. After having used Cooper Fitch we managed to find the candidate in 4 weeks from giving them the position to the signing of the contract. Our return on investment on using Cooper Fitch has gone down very well with our owners.
Cooper Fitch assisted us in finding a candidate to open an office for us in Iran. This role was a very technical role and we had over 9 agencies working on this position. Cooper Fitch presented us with 3 candidates one of which we felt would be excellent for the position. After 18 months of interviewing candidates we are very pleased with our new started.
We have used Cooper Fitch to fill most of the roles in our Middle East office. They are the only recruitment agency that we use. We continuously get presented with qualified candidates for our roles. The candidates are not only very suitable for our company but also have the cultural fit that we are looking for that is essential in a small team such a ours. It is also important to mention that the people we have hired through Cooper Fitch have stayed with us.
Originally we engaged Cooper Fitch to support with a Executive position, In more recent months, we have extended our relationship with Cooper Fitch who now has provided our team of 15 Sales and Marketing representatives and regular in-house staff members. We can only say fantastic things and our employees greatly value the personal service Cooper Fitch provides.
It is refreshing to be able to work with an organisation who will listen to what your needs are and then come back to you with a solution that fits your organisational requirements. Cooper Fitch skilled employees also support our team whilst providing space and not making us feel pressured in any way. We have an open business relationship with Cooper Fitch and we feel the service is honest and communication forthcoming.
"Cooper Fitch has become our trusted partner in Tax practice and has supported with numerous middle to senior level recruitment mandates across the Lower Gulf region. We use Cooper Fitch for all critical Tax recruitment requirements."