Recruiting for busy owners and managers in equestrian, agriculture, country and farming; environmental, conservation, food and produce sectors.

You are in the right place if you are looking for people.

From marketing, PR and social media experts, through to sales and business development professionals, and for operations and office based support, Rustic and Rural offers 32 years of experience in recruitment.

You will benefit from a highly skilled team, experienced in placing marketing, PR, sales and management people in the equestrian, canine, country life, farming, agriculture, food and fresh produce industries, and working in the environmental and sustainability sectors too.


For more information about the business and types of roles we work with, head on over to 


Job and career choice is so very important, as is choosing the right candidates and we are truly committed to helping people and businesses find the right match. Between everyone in the team, we’ve got over 100+ years of experience in recruitment and (honestly, we have!) and we place permanent, freelance, contract and temporary candidates and work with clients in Marketing, PR, digital, communications, creative , social media, management and operational roles.


Rustic & Rural Team

Lynda Davies

Finance Manager

Liz Gadd


Rebecca Hodgson


Polly Snell

PR & Social Manager 

Your kind of people

“I found the fixed fee service to be the best value and an excellent option for my needs. Liz and her team were very efficient and professional and came up trumps with a great short list of potential applicants. We have since taken on a fantastic freelancer who has turned out to be exactly what I was looking for, and I would certainly use Liz again and recommend to anyone.”

Emma Paterson

“Rebecca, Sue and Liz have all been absolute angels helping me find a lovely agency to start my career with”.

Luke Allsop

“Had a great experience with both Lynsey and Rebecca in placing me within my current role”.

Calum White

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