Helping solve complex challenges
We’re bringing skilled people together to build the future. The talented people we place are solving some of the most complex challenges the world faces today. Alongside sought-after specialists and dynamic organisations we are working to change lives for the better by tackling climate change, developing vaccines and providing the technology used to educate the next generation.Read our 2021 Impact Report
Building a greener future
Our role in society
By actively reducing our carbon emissions, sourcing the talent needed for the low carbon transition and helping to tackle employment inequity, we have a role to play in building a sustainable future for everyone. At SThree we aim to have a positive impact on society beyond simply what our partners achieve. That means delivering positive outcomes for everyone.
Powered by clean energy
We partner with dynamic organisations to build a future powered by clean energy. Our plan is to double the size of our renewables business by 2024 while also reducing our own carbon emissions by 20% in the same timeframe. And we’ve funded a renewable energy social enterprise in Gujarat, India, which finances 9.9MW of wind power and the education and training of women.
Our targets for 2024
We’re aiming to double to size of our renewables business
Reduction in absolute carbon emissions
Lives we aim to positively impact
Proportion of women/men in our senior leadership team
Building an inclusive future
Our aim is to positively impact 150,000 lives by 2024 through our inclusive recruitment services and community programmes such as Breaking the Glass, a network of more than 2,000 professionals. Our community programmes tackle inequalities in STEM.
Through collaborating with education, non-profit partners, clients and colleagues we support underserved communities to overcome barriers to work and STEM careers. We partner with organisations such as the Global Innovation Challenge, Aleto Foundation, Joblinge, Women in Tech and many more.
Our recent achievements
Hours of volunteering by staff in 2021
Number of lives positively impacted in 2021
Hours of paid volunteering leave each year for every colleague
Year that we became carbon neutral through offsetting
Building an ethical business
We’re working with our stakeholders towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals where we can have most impact. We were named Sustainable Recruitment Agency of the Year at the 2020 Recruiter Awards, received and CDP B- score in 2021, an AA rating from MSCI and have been included in the FTSE4Good index.Discover our story Download our 2021 TCFD report
Awards and accolades
Company of the year 2021, European Diversity Awards
Sustainable Recruitment Agency of the Year 2020, Recruiter Awards
Think, Act, Report, Gender Equality at Work
B- Carbon disclosure rating 2022, CDP
Read our latest insights
Our role in a wider society
Supporting carbon offsetting initiatives with Earthly.
Breaking the Glass (BTG) programme helps to address gender disparity in STEM
Empowering women to access roles and promotions in STEM through our Breaking the Glass community programme.
Diversity in engineering
Advising and supporting our clients on how to hire without bias.
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Flexible staffing solutions for challenging times
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Read our latest ESG news
SThree’s ‘STEM Equity Coalition’ wins American Staffing Association Elevate award
SThree’s ESG team have won the American Staffing Association (ASA) Elevate award for their 'STEM Equity Coalition' programme. Learn more
Financial Times names SThree on list of Europe’s Climate Leaders for second year
SThree has been included in the Financial Times-Statista list of Europe’s Climate Leaders for a second year in a row. Read about our ESG ...
SThree partners with Earthly to support the natural revolution
SThree has teamed up with Earthly to continue its commitment to carbon removals and being a climate-conscious business.
2021 Annual Report: Discover how SThree is delivering STEM talent
Read how SThree is connecting sought-after STEM specialists with pioneering global companies in our 2021 Annual Report and TCFD statement.
SThree ranks top in Support Services sector in Britain’s Most Admired Companies 2021
Study published by Management Today puts SThree first in eight of the 13 key criteria.
SThree named ‘Top Employer’ in Germany for a ninth consecutive year
Top Employer Institute recognises our approach to creating a positive culture and supporting colleagues.
SThree awarded Company of the Year at the 2021 European Diversity Awards
EDA awards are firmly established as the continent’s most prestigious and widely respected diversity event.
Samira Alimohammad named on SIA list of most influential women in staffing
Vice-President and General Counsel of SThree Americas, recognised as one of the most influential women in staffing in North America.
SThree shortlisted for Company of the Year at the European Diversity Awards
SThree is delighted to be included on the shortlist for the Company of the Year award at the 2021 European Diversity Awards.