Integrity is key to our success

Tempest Jones has been recruiting highly qualified professionals for leading Property Consultancy and  Developer organisations since 2012

Our Consultants

With vast experience on hand within the industry, and numerous contacts in every sector, we have a great understanding of the lesser-known niches in each area of the market. This is reflected in what every one of our proficient, specialist consultants can offer in their dedicated area, meaning we will have no problem in finding the right fit for your development with us, and the right role for you to make your own.


We believe that hard work and integrity deliver great rewards, but there is none greater to us than your own success. Our business grows as your career develops, which is why we’ll always be there to listen to and learn from you, and provide the advice you need at the time you require. Ultimately, we want to work for what you desire to achieve.

The Board

Our board average more than 30+ years experience within the consultancy, development and construction sector, while our consultants average more than 10. Alongside all this experience, across so many specialist areas of the industry, there is the underlying drive to deliver the most rewarding service to the most deserving individuals – we are as passionate about our work now as we each were on day one.

The Team


John Tempest

Working within management recruitment for almost 30 years, John brings a wealth of knowledge, and an extensive bank of trusted contacts within all sectors of the construction environment, to his position as Managing Director. For the last two decades he has worked predominantly on delivering the right Senior Executive and Director appointments in the London and Northern Markets.

Huw Morris-Jones

Director and co-founder of Tempest Jones, Huw also owns Quality Personnel; a Hull based business supplying personnel to key employers in Yorkshire and Hull, including prominent positions within local government, and at multinational clients like Smith & Nephews and Siemens. Huw has a life long interest in Art and is involved heavily in the Hull City of Culture.

Dean Forster

Dean has over 10 years’ experience working in the recruitment sector operating at Director and Managing Director levels for search and selection companies. He is well networked predominantly within the property, infrastructure, and industrial marketplaces. Dean is an out-and-out ‘head-hunter’ who, over the years, has experience of recruiting at a senior level in most sectors of the industry. Dean started his professional career in recruitment following his Law degree from Newcastle University.


Jenny Brophy

With almost 14 years experience, Jenny recruits within the Regulated Financial Services and General Insurance sectors across the UK, with a particular focus on the North and the Midlands she also supports the back office within Tempest Jones Property & Construction clients. Jenny has developed trusted relationships within her markets and thoroughly enjoys providing recruitment solutions to both her clients and candidates alike. Her passion for the role is driven by the satisfaction she gets when she finds somebody that ‘perfect’ job opportunity and delivers on a complex recruitment assignment.

David McGovern

Based in our Darlington office David has recently joined Tempest Jones. He has joined us from a corporate agency, which covered the North East. David recently graduated from Northumbria University studying Communication & Public Relations and has a passion for communication and stakeholder relations, something he feels can be a major strength as a consultant at Tempest Jones. With a passion for the built environment David is looking forward to building relationships with clients across the sector. 

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Tempest Jones

Our experienced team of professional consultants work across the UK from offices in Leeds, London and Manchester. Tempest Jones Recruitment specialise in Cost Management, Project Management, Construction, Civil Engineering, Estates Management, and Infrastructure. Sector wise we work within Corporate Real Estate, Services Providers, Commercial Office, Financial, Retail, Residential, Education, Rail and Infrastructure.

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    The Stanley Building, Kings Cross, 7 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG
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