Best Employment Agencies in Washington DC

Why These Employment Agencies?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Washington DC Employment Agencies on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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  • IT
  • HR
  • Finance

Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Brysis is a minority-owned and women-owned staffing and recruitment firm that provides temp-to-hire, temporary, and direct hire placements. It fills vacancies for various positions, including administrative, clerical, customer service, data entry, human resources, and marketing. It also works with job seekers as a personal career agent. With decades of recruitment and management experience, Brysis has served the private sector and the local and federal governments and has partnered with Palmer Staffing Services and Scott Staffing Solutions.

1211 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20036


Key Staffing Solutions

Key Staffing Solutions is a permanent placement recruiting firm that serves the Washington, D.C. metro area, matching career-oriented job seekers with full-time openings in sales, marketing, accounting, customer service, management, and public relations. Since 1996, they have successfully placed entry- to senior-level employees for local businesses, Fortune 500 companies, government contractors, and nonprofit organizations. Owner Holly Metz boasts over 30 years experience recruiting top talent, and her team routinely travels to D.C. area colleges and universities for speaking engagements as part of the company's robust outreach to students seeking promising careers after graduation. The firm thoroughly vets all job candidates for requisite background, skills, and experience; and clients pay nothing unless they elect to hire a particular candidate.

Gaithersburg, MD 20877


Pnp Staffing Group

  • HR

Located in Washington DC, Pnp Staffing Group is a woman-owned and woman-operated business that has been serving individuals and nonprofit organizations since 1996. It specializes in contract and temporary staff, interim professionals, executive search and direct-hire, and consultants. It provides a large variety of staff to more than 2,000 nonprofit clients, including Philadelphia, New York, and New Jersey. Moreover, Pnp Staffing Group worked with various nonprofit organizations, such as Morgan Library and Museum, Gay Men's Health Crisis, and Amnesty International USA.

1629 K Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20006


Staffing Advisors

  • Executive

Staffing Advisors is a premier Washington, D.C. area recruiting firm that has successfully completed over 600 searches since 2006. Company founder and president Bob Corlett, whose opinion is regularly sought for leading trade publications like Associations Now! and CEO Update, pioneered the company's signature Results-Based Hiring Process, which helps employers consistently identify top performers through transparent, data-driven methodologies that "begin with the end in sight." Past clients praise Corlett's consultative, highly analytical approach to recruitment, which they say often helps them better articulate their expectations and refine their job descriptions to attract better-qualified applicants. Over 85% of the firm's placements are still on the job three years later, and the company offers an industry-leading 18-month replacement guarantee.

Washington DC, DC


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