About us:

Established as a leading security recruitment specialist in 1999 Momentum provides a quality focused recruitment service for the provision of professionals across the Security, Facilities Management and Cyber Security industries.
Momentum Recruitment specialises in the following markets:

  • Corporate Security
  • Retail Loss Prevention / Security, Audit & Fraud
  • Sales & Business Development 
  • Security Guarding – SIA licensed Officer & site personnel staff
  • Security Guarding – Management & Operations
  • Electronic Security Recruitment for Manufacturers and Installers
  • Cyber Security
  • Fire Sector professionals
  • Defence & Homeland Security
  • HSEQ & Facilities Management

These Vertical Markets enable Momentum to consult with Clients and Candidates on an individual basis and then recruit professionally and accurately within specific sectors providing the right staff to fill security jobs. Our security recruitment consultants are experts in their field and are selected for their recruitment ability in addition to their market knowledge and awareness. This system enables the creation of true recruitment partnerships and communication at a strategic business level

EMEA Recruitment Specialists:

Momentum has a proven track record of working with global organisations across Europe, Middle East & Africa. We are recognised as one of the leaders in security recruitment across EMEA and have successfully worked on a number of placements across the region.

Recent placements have been made across our vertical markets in a number of countries across the globe including; UAE, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, Germany, Brazil, South Africa, Qatar, Kuwait, France, Italy, Nigeria, Singapore, Kenya, India & Oman.

Global Reach:

Examples of recent assignments across the globe have included:

  • Regional Security Director – Mexico City, Mexico.
  • Regional Loss Prevention Manager – Paris, France.
  • Loss Prevention Manager – Berlin, Germany.
  • Director of Sales (Global Security manufacturer) – Paris, France.
  • Regional Sales Manager (Africa – Access Control) – South Africa
  • Investigations Manager, Europe – Amsterdam, Netherlands.
  • Security Systems Project Manager – Brazil

Momentum Recruitment has a strong presence in the Middle East. We have many business contacts and associates in the region built up from existing business contacts and from our regular attendance at the IFSEC Conference held annually in Dubai. This network of contacts put us in a strong position to attract the right candidates for our clients.

Momentum has recently recruited the following roles:

  • Sales Director (Middle East) – Leading CCTV Manufacturer
  • Project Managers (Security systems) – KSA, Qatar, UAE & Kuwait
  • Regional Loss Prevention Managers: Dubai, KSA & Kuwait
  • Business Development Managers (Systems Integrator) – UAE, Bahrain & Oman.

UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Jordan & Egypt.

  • Security Manager – Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Director of Security – Jeddah, KSA.
  • Regional Investigations Manager – Dubai, UAE
  • Regional Manager (Crisis Management) – Dubai, UAE

This broad location base positions Momentum well against other international recruitment agencies.


Momentum’s mission is ‘To facilitate the success of our clients and candidates by delivering high quality service and innovative solutions in order to be the recruitment agency of choice.’ Momentum is focussed on facilitating success. Facilitating the success of its clients by recruiting and helping to retain the very best people for their organisation. Facilitating the success of candidates by finding the best roles available to help that person develop his or her career. Our agency expertise is based on our wide experience of recruiting security personnel across many different industries and sectors.

By combining tried and tested recruitment methods with the latest technology and innovative practices, Momentum Recruitment offers clients and candidates the highest standards of service.

We promote the success of candidates by finding the best roles available to help that person develop his or her career. We ensure excellent results for our clients by recruiting and helping to retain the very best people for their organisations.

Momentum is a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.

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