About Us

Striving to make a difference, everyday.

YOUR Recruitment Director and Founder.

Cressida Courtney FREC

Cressida has been recruiting since 2000 across HR and Senior Central Services roles . In 2016 she followed a sector she had always been passionate about and specialised within the HR space. She founded Sirius Search in 2020, specialising in HR recruitment, search and consultancy, to take full control over delivering an outstanding service and to put her own unique stamp on the recruitment offering within the HR sector.

As the Sirius Search team grows her personal focus will be in overall Client relationships, new business development and recruitment for Senior level Permanent, Interim and temporary roles, Search and consultancy work. She is ever more passionate for the HR sector and thrilled to partner and support businesses and individuals to grow through these challenging times. With integrity always at the core, she strives to make a difference on a daily basis, matching the best talent for Clients business objectives as well as coaching candidates to secure their full potential throughout their career journey. Understanding a Clients business strategy and culture is of utmost importance in HR to ensure best matches and this remains at the core of all of our work.

Meet the Sirius Search Team

Nicole Hill

Recruitment Partner

Having embarked on a career in recruitment in 2019, Nicole joins us with 3.5 years experience and a unique blend of agency and internal recruitment. Nicole successfully ran a busy desk on Business Support within a generalist agency recruiting permanent, contract and temporary staff at all levels into various industries across Kent, including HR. She came to us with a natural passion for HR and Talent, having worked on HR roles in agency recruitment and experience of working as a TA Partner alongside talented HR and L&D professionals. As a genuine people and culture person, she is super passionate about recognising an individual’s strong skillset, drive, and ambition, before matching them to a company and a position that allows them to release their true potential.


Piers Courtney

Operations - Director

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Piers Courtney

Operations - Director

Piers has been able to utilise his previous Project Management, financial, systems and compliance expertise to have responsibility for setting up and running the operations and business processes at Sirius Search. Partnering with Cressida to establish and keep processes and systems running smoothly with an aim to bring a personalised, fresh approach to HR Recruitment.