Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Recruitment Agency
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  • Website:
  • Contact
    • Xcede, 1st Floor, 3 - 8 Carburton Street, London, W1W 5 AJ

About Xcede

Xcede is one of Europe’s leading digital recruitment businesses with offices in London, Hamburg and Stockholm.

Formed in 2003, they provide clients with key hires that enhance customer experience and business performance across the four core markets of a digital platform: creative, technology, marketing and data.

They recruit across this full digital lifecycle from designing and creating, through developing, engineering and integrating platforms, to acquiring and retaining customers and recommending business decisions through analysis, prediction and insight.

The company have achieved Investors in People Silver, are ISO accredited and members of APSCo.

The Chief Executive Officer William Jacques has more than 20 years’ experience in digital and data recruitment. In his downtime, William enjoys playing the guitar, windsurfing, running and cycling.

What is it like to work for Xcede

My Manager
My Manager
Managers’ performance is measured through formal and informal methods. Metrics are used in order to measure performance against targets, while informal meetings and coaching allows for issues to be raised and objectives set.
Giving Something Back
Giving Something Back
In 2017, the company formed the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee that is made up of staff members who take responsibility for their environmental and CSR initiatives. Schemes introduced in 2017 include the ‘screens off initiative’ and a comprehensive recycling programme.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
They provide a commission scheme, paying up to 40%, which they believe is unique to the market. This gives employees the opportunity to earn life-changing amounts of money based on their hard work and commitment.

Learn more about the 8 factors of workplace engagement here


  • Charity Activities
    Charity Activities

    At least 20% of staff are known to undertake charitable activities during business hours without incurring financial loss

Company Statistics

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  • Staff:


  • Male : Female:

    65% / 35%

  • Earning £35,000+:


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