About us

So why use us?

HoneyPot People, founded by Melanie Daly in 2012, excels at the recruitment of Sales & Marketing Professionals at all levels.

What makes HoneyPot People different to other agencies is that we specialise in Sales and Marketing only, so whether you are a client or a candidate we understand what your needs are, and ultimately what you are looking for in your next role.

We take the time to most importantly listen to you, and our expert consultants are exactly that – consultants. We pride ourselves on giving you all the time you need to discuss your options, getting to know you. We aren’t just another recruiter attempting to sell you a job, or another agency trying to sell you any candidate . We work hard for you, and are available 24/7…. we don’t just close the office door and switch off. Honeypot People are determined to break the mould, and make your next experience of using a Recruiter a positive, wonderful one!

Meet Our Busy Bee's

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Melanie Daly
Managing Director





Mel started Honeypot People in 2012 and hasn’t looked back since. Mel wanted to establish a Recruitment Company that specialised in the area of Sales and Marketing Selection, and due to 25 years in sales herself, she understood the essential qualities her clients would look for and need in candidates. She has a hectic life running around two children, walking Barney the Cavachon or in the gym attempting to master Zumba.

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Jed Doe
Head of Sales



Jed Doe is our Specialist Technical Recruiter and has been a key member of the team since he started with us in 2014. Jed's thirst for knowledge is aparant by all the quizzes he continually signs us up for! Family man, tennis player, mountain climber and TV star, Jed really is an "all round great guy"

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Jamie Mitchell
Head of IT Client Relationships






Jamie manages our IT and AV division. He is constantly searching for driven and focused individuals both with Sales and Technical backgrounds. In his spare time Jamie is our super sportsman, and can usually be found on the cricket pitch in the summer, and football pitch in the winter.

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Philippa Glanville
Recruitment Consultant






Philippa is an experienced recruiter with an excellent track record of success. She is an expert in finding the perfect match, by putting her candidates and client’s needs first, helping many of her candidates achieve their career goals and reach their potentials time and time again. Philippa also enjoys socialising and can be seen at various different festivals throughout summer with 80's music being a particular favourite.

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Greg Allen
Construction & Fenestration Specialist





Greg is our Specialist Construction Recruiter and has been an integral member of the team since he started with us. Greg has travelled extensively and spent 6 years in Australia sailing around tropical Islands and teaching Scuba Diving Away from the office Greg spends a lot of time in the countryside and can often be found with Rod, Gun or chainsaw in hand.

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Chris Gray
FMCG Specialist



Chris is our FMCG Specialist. He joined us in 2018 after leaving a long term position in FMCG sales. Away from the office Chris can be found going to festivals, sports events or in a bar. Chris is a laid back and genuine character who always brightens up the office.

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Barney and Teddy
HoneyPot Hounds



Barney and Teddy are the heart of the office! They are best friends and pretty inseparable, and spend most of their day looking for dropped food, sleeping and chasing each other along the river. Not a bad life eh?! .

Our Success Stories

Take a look at the testimonials.

A pleasure to work with

have to say that it was a pleasure to work with Mell and her team. Within a week she had organised and prepared me for interviews. In addition she followed up with me and the employer to find out how I did. If you need to find the right job for you, leave it with them and they will take care of it.

Mali M

Awesome ! Loving It

I was contacted out of the blue by Melanie, and had my CV forwarded to a potential employer by Honey Pot People, which resulted in me landing an amazing and life changing job with a fantastic Not for Profit organisation! Thank you Melanie and everyone at Honey Pot People!

Chris H

Wow, what an amazing team.

All the consultants were very professional and helpful. I'd like to say a special thank you to Jed for finding me the perfect role and having me back to work within a week of me arriving back in the UK. I had a number of agencies contacting me however the honeypot people were the best by far and I'd recommend them over any other recruitment agency around. Thank you.

Oli D

They are literally amazing!

They are literally amazing. Helped me get my dream job and I will be eternally grateful. Thank you so much to the team, especially Lucy, for all the support and keeping me so well informed the whole way through.

Aimee B