Best Staffing Agency in the San Francisco Bay Area

As a top-rated staffing agency in the San Francisco Bay Area, Career Group Companies provides unmatched staffing solutions for direct hire, temp-to-hire, and temporary positions across all industries. Our reputation for excellence is built on our high-touch approach, curating high-quality job matches and the most coveted careers in San Francisco.

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What Makes Us Different

For over 40 years, we have maintained our reputation as a premier staffing agency in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our San Francisco recruiters work with the most exclusive clients to fill highly sought-after roles. We tailor each search to the needs of that particular client, and we're the best at what we do. We've perfected career matchmaking.

About Our Brands

Under the Career Group Companies umbrella, our five divisions work closely together, yet each with its own core focus and expertise. Our divisions specialize in temporary, temp-to-hire, and full-time placements within corporate services, creative, tech, fashion and beauty, event staffing, and VP to C-Level placements.

Industries We Serve

Whether you’re looking for a temporary employee or a full-time team member, we know which job seekers in San Francisco will be a match for you. We partner with companies in every industry, from tech to venture capital, from fashion and creative to commercial real estate, finance and corporate services. Let us find your people.

Top San Francisco Careers Placed

As one of the best staffing agencies in the San Francisco Bay Area, our recruiters customize the recruiting process for every client, from large corporations to growth-stage startups. Whether you are looking for a marketing job in San Francisco, an assistant in San Jose, a fashion designer in Palo Alto or a hybrid finance role – we offer access to exclusive positions.

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As a leading, high-end administrative recruitment agency, Career Group specializes in staffing administrative support, finance and accounting staff, human resources, family office positions, and more. We are proud to be industry leaders, creating deep-rooted relationships and using a curated approach to make the perfect match. Careers start here.

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Syndicatebleu creative recruiter

As one of the top creative staffing agencies in the country, Syndicatebleu places highly skilled professionals in direct hire, temp-to-hire, and contract roles at some of the most notable companies nationwide. We specialize in staffing creative, digital, marketing, tech, IT, and sales talent across a diverse range of industries.

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Fourth Floor fashion recruiter
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We understand that people are the cornerstone of the fashion industry. Fourth Floor specializes in staffing within the apparel, beauty, and lifestyle industries. As premier fashion recruiters, we take a hands-on approach to each search, allowing us to adapt to changing trends in both fashion and recruiting. Fashion careers start at Fourth Floor.

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At CG Search, we specialize in building your executive team. We are a premier executive search firm placing top-tier talent in director to C-level roles, with clients ranging from Fortune 100 to boutique startup firms. Our tenured Search Consultants handle these critical searches with the utmost discretion, nuance, and care. Let us help you shine.

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Event Team recruiter
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For events large and small, Event Team has your staffing needs covered. Our expansive network of event staff spans the nation, and we’ll work with you every step of the way to make your next experience unforgettable. We set the highest standard for event staffing, using a high-touch approach and exceptional on-site staff management.

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Career Group has been an essential recruiting partner to STX Entertainment, successfully placing candidates within all areas of the company. They really listen and they are great at providing a diverse group of candidates. They have a rockstar team that is really on top of it.

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Syndicatebleu is my top choice to work with due to their attentiveness, accessibility, collaborative working style, and network of talent. They are up-to-date on the market and have helped me to negotiate many successful offers. They deliver on talent and are a pleasure to work with.

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Fourth Floor has been instrumental in helping our team at Tory Burch to identify high-caliber talent across all facets of our business. They are dedicated, professional, thorough, and resourceful, have have contacts in all the right places, and have been a pleasure to work with!

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Career Group did an exceptional job during a recent hiring process at Casa Tua. They were efficient, friendly, and demonstrated high professionalism and dedication. They heard and understood our needs and all the candidates exceeded expectations. I look forward to our next partnership.

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Event Team is absolutely wonderful! We were more than pleased with each and every one of the event staff members they provided. They asked all of the right questions, were friendly and speedy throughout registration, and went the extra mile with everything.

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Career Group Companies is an absolute pleasure to work with. The candidates that they submit for consideration are always qualified, intelligent, professional, and eager to make an impact. I would recommend them without hesitation to any company looking to add talented individuals to their workforce.

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Land your dream job in San Francisco

With over 2.5 million job openings in San Francisco each year, getting your foot in the door can be a challenge. Our recruiting experts are ready to help you land your next dream role.

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We have over four decades of experience recruiting in the San Francisco Bay Area. We can help you fill any open role and act as your strategic hiring advisor throughout the process.

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What is the process of working with one of the best staffing agencies in San Francisco?

Both businesses and candidates reach out to Career Group Companies for assistance in job placement or candidate sourcing. We work closely with you from start to finish to find your dream job or team member. Contact us to get started.

What are the benefits of working with a San Francisco recruiting agency?

Working with a top San Francisco Bay Area recruiting agency gives access to exclusive job listings, a great referral network of candidates, time and money saved, industry expertise and much more.

Are you experienced working with startups or enterprise level clients? 

Yes! At Career Group Companies our recruiters work with both startups and enterprise level clients. It is our mission to find your perfect fit or the ideal candidate for your team. Reach out to learn more about how we can help you grow and scale your team at any stage.

How do I get started in partnering with Career Group Companies? 

We are happy to work with you! You can search all of our open positions and submit your resume here. If you are a client looking for new talent you can fill out our Hire Talent form to get started!

How much does it cost to work with Career Group Companies?

For candidates, our resources are free to utilize in their job search.

For companies seeking to utilize our services, bill rates vary depending on the position, employment type, experience level, and length of the assignment. After contacting one of our offices, your account manager can speak to specifics.