Visiting China soon? Start here

Visiting China soon? Start here

Recruitment agencies for China


Are you looking for a recruiter to help you find a job in China?

If you’re wanting to work in China, a recruitment agency can help a lot.

They can help you find the ideal position based on your needs. They will know the kinds of benefits and salaries that are available to expats. Many can also help with the work visa and provide guidance on relocation and housing.

Looking for recruitment agencies that specialize in teaching jobs? Visit this page instead.

Recruiters, add your business to this directory for free. Simply send us your details.


Stay ahead of the pack for only $10 a month!



eChinaCareers is one of the fastest growing jobs and recruiting sites in China. We are passionate about delivering the right fit for every hire. eChinaCareers helps companies based in China hire the best talent and offers the best opportunity for job seekers to get hired in China.

+86 28 8113 5660


Foreign HR

Foreign HR is a China-based full service foreign talent recruitment agency. They use a range of channels, including an extensive internal CV database, websites, social media, worldwide network of consultants and partners to search the globe to match the right talent with the right job opportunity.



Hays China is one of the leading specialist recruitment companies in China in recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people across a wide range of industries and professions. Hays has been in China for over a decade and boasts a track record of success and growth.


HotelsHR is a boutique full-service executive search firm dedicated to serving the needs of the hospitality industry in China and Asia Pacific. We are trusted by renowned hotels, resorts, restaurants, private clubs and other luxury and lifestyle hospitality-related groups across the region.

+852 2521 2908


Hughes-Castell are recruiters of the best legal and compliance talent in Asia-Pacific since 1986.

+852 2520 1168

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Monroe Consulting Group

With offices in Shanghai, Monroe Consulting Group China is an international award-winning executive search (headhunting) company that delivers the highest standards of professionalism. Monroe China has been helping employers and job seekers since 2015 and have established themselves as a trusted recruitment partner.

+86 21 6315 0706

Morgan McKinley

As a global professional services recruitment consultancy, Morgan McKinley connects specialist talent with leading employers across multiple industries and disciplines. Its team of consultants either have an educational background in their sector or industry experience. Offices are located around the world including China.

+86 21 8033 3111


Spring Professional

Spring Professional is an international professional recruitment consultancy specialising in mid to senior level of recruitment in engineering, information technology, life sciences, property & construction, supply chain & logistics, finance & accounting, human resources, legal, and sales & marketing across Asia.

+86 10 8647 1200

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Zavala Civitas

Based in Shanghai, Zavala Civitas specializes in retainer-based executive search and organizational consulting. They attract outstanding executives who have global awareness, align with company values and can act efficiently in local business environments. The team of multilingual professionals has completed more than 1,000 projects in different sectors.

+86 186 1680 0478

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Also check out our China jobs site.  It’s free to register, and you can apply for jobs directly. Or, sign up for job alerts and let the jobs come to you!

Information for recruitment agencies

Your free listing can include a brief description (under 50 words), logo, website, email address and phone number. Your organization must specialize in China recruitment and have jobs advertised on your website.

A paid listing means your business appears at the top (using your own design) and includes a valuable link to your website. You can also enhance your free listing with more information and images.

If you would like to add, update or remove your recruitment agency, please contact us.

Job board

We also have a China job board for all kinds of jobs in China.

There’s no cost to recruiters or candidates. Simply register and list your jobs for free.


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