About Us

Who we are

Collaborative in style, we are a team of recruitment professionals who specialise in the Construction, Consultancy and Residential sectors. Based in Nottinghamshire we deliver Permanent, Temporary, Contract and Retained Search recruitment solutions to our valued clients throughout the East Midlands, West Midlands and South Yorkshire regions.

With over 30 years’ recruitment experience, we operate in partnership with our clients to develop an in depth understanding of their business, allowing us to supply the highest calibre of applicants. Our relationships are built on an open and transparent approach, working closely with our candidates and clients to deliver the highest levels of service.

Our Values



We care about what we do...



We work as a team...



We are focused on our sectors...



We operate with honesty and compassion...

Meet The Team

Laura Belcher

Laura Belcher

Senior Consultant

Laura is a professional, dedicated and successful Senior Recruitment Consultant who specialises in both the Construction and Consultancy sectors. With 5 years’ experience in Construction Recruitment, Laura has an extensive network and excellent relationships with some of the region’s leading businesses.

Outside of work, Laura enjoys go...

Antony Rowe

Antony Rowe

Managing Director

An accomplished Business Director with an exceptional record of achievement in the recruitment, property and manufacturing sectors. I started Atkins James in 2015 to provide consultative and dynamic recruitment solutions to the Construction and Property sectors.

When not at work I spend my time with my family and fol...

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Supporting grass roots football...

For the past few years we have supported grass roots football by sponsoring both Pegasus YFC and Stapleford Town FC. We believe that giving something back to the local community is important...