Business expansion
United Kingdom
Scotland; South Western Scotland; Glasgow City
Location of affected unit(s)
Administrative Services
Employment Activities
Employment Activities
78.10 - Activities of employment placement agencies

314 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
22 March 2018
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date
31 December 2020


Specialist recruitment company SThree has announced plans to open a new centre of excellence in Glasgow which will result in the creation of 314 new jobs. The business specialises in recruitment for the science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) industries and currently operates 40 offices in 16 countries. The new site in Glasgow is being backed by 2 million GBP (EUR 2.27 Million) of funding from the Scottish Government. A spokesperson for SThree confirmed that 200 jobs are expected to be created in 2018, with the remaining positions filled over a three year period. 


  • 22 March 2018: BBC Website
  • 22 March 2018: Insider.co.uk


Eurofound (2018), SThree, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 93904, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/93904.