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Recruitment agencies in the Netherlands that recruit from non-EU countries

Recent statistics released by Statistics Netherlands (CBS) demonstrate the severity of the country's ongoing labor issue as the Netherlands continues to experience a growing labor shortage. The Dutch unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in over 20 years during the first quarter of this year, but the number of open positions increased.

Are you a non-EU national looking to work in the Netherlands as a highly skilled employee? Below is information about recruitment agencies in the Netherlands that hire from non-EU countries. If you are interested, you may contact these agencies directly. 


Randstad specializes in finding bilingual people for a range of positions.The hiring and selection procedures are specifically designed to find the best match in terms of culture, experience, and language proficiency. Additionally, they hire highly qualified engineers and IT workers.

Blue Lynx

This company employs highly skilled people. They can:

  • Employ the non-EU skilled migrant and contract them to a Dutch organization
  • Arrange the required work permit via the IND

Orange Quarter

Leading recruitment consultancy for Software Developers, DevOps, Data, Product Owners, Marketing and Engineering Leaders in the Netherlands and Berlin. Good choice for IT people.


The hotel, catering, leisure, FM, and service industries are served by COREcruitment, a premier worldwide recruiting consultant. Candidates from the UK, Europe, South Africa, the Middle East, and South East Asia are hired by the company.


The IT, Petrochemical, Power, Construction, Food & Beverage, Pharmaceutical, and High Tech industries may all benefit from Progressive's specialized permanent and contract recruitment services. The company hires for different projects qualified specialists.


This is a hiring company for foreigners in the Netherlands. Undutchables supports applicants who are proficient in other languages and are recent graduates, starters, or executives in the Netherlands.

Adams multilingual recruitment

This employment firm focuses on connecting multilingual candidates with positions that require near-native English speakers.


One of the biggest employment agencies in the world that has a unique responsibility for placing suitable candidates in permanent, temporary, and contract roles with various businesses.

What is a recruitment agency in the Netherlands?

A recruiting firm serves as a bridge between employers and job seekers. They assist the employer in filling open jobs in their business and, at the same time, assist job seekers in finding employment that is suitable for their needs.

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