About Us

First Notch

Recruitment Agency Limited

We believe in the value that our functions add to a business. We feel that this specialist part of HR is often unrecognised for its contribution to the profitability and success of a business.
We collaborate with JOB SEEKERS & Employers to help everyone achieve career success.

First Notch Recruitment Agency Limited is a highly professional recruitment, training and business Advisory Company. We have, from inception, established a strong brand name that exudes quality and a service which is delivered with professionalism, passion, integrity and excellence to our clients.

Our track record, successful placement rate and professional acumen validate our position as a major force in the recruitment and outsourcing industry. We are premier specialist, providing top notch services that suit your organizational or career needs.

From our humble beginning as a small consulting firm, First Notch Recruitment Agency has grown progressively with many of our clients with whom we have developed mutually beneficial relationships over the years. We believe in building partnerships that mature into lasting relationships and our focus has always been to support our partners by listening to their hiring needs.


At First Notch Recruitment Agency Limited, we help close the skill gap by hiring quality candidates. We provide a broad menu of Human Resource outsourcing services for Companies.

We are your recruiter of choice in

  • Telecommunication
  • FMCG
  • Construction
  • Real Estate
  • Insurance
  • Engineering & Manufacturing
  • NGOs

Our consultants are experts in these sectors with a passion and conviction to exceed clients’ and candidates’ expectations consistently.

  • Our Vision

    To provide our clients with skilled staffing and training solutions in a timely and efficient manner by striving to handle each client with accountability and responsiveness as if we were recruiting and training staff for our own business.

  • Our Mission

    To be recognized as the industry leader in all facets of staffing solutions from Temporary Staffing or Permanent Placements to managing solution-driven engagements.

    To provide professional and trusted staffing, training and consulting services that assist businesses and non-profit organizations to operate sustainably.

What we value

  • Passion

  • Integrity

  • Excellence

  • Professionalism

We are passionate about what we do. We show enthusiasm, energy and a sincere understanding of our candidates and clients’ needs by walking in their shoes.
We uphold honesty and strong moral principles. We demonstrate complete integrity and do not compromise the truth
We would neither cut corners nor promise what we cannot deliver. We subject ourselves to the highest quality standards and deliver more than promised where possible. We exhibit a mindset of decorum and respect. Our dedication to duty will reflect in our work ethic and overall commitment to set objectives.


Choose Us?

“From Talent to Insights, all between and beyond, We got you covered”


Our Directors

Helping You Put in place Systems that Work

Our recruitment specialists have vast experience working with various industries and companies and are uniquely qualified to help you accomplish your career goals.

Chineme Oladapo Areola

Managing Director

Chineme Oladapo Areola

Managing Director

Oladapo Areola

Chief Executive Officer

Oladapo Areola

Chief Executive Officer

We clearly understand you and your business needs, so we develop long-term recruitment partnerships. By matching you with top talents, whether temporary or permanent, you’ll notice an increase in productivity leaving you to focus on doing what you do best.

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