Welcome to McCourt Newton

At McCourt Newton, we offer an approach to executive search and selection that we believe you will find refreshingly different from the norm.

Executive Resourcing

The utilisation of our extensive contact network and industry contact referrals; talent mapping; premium access into social media sites such as Linked In, in order to gain access to passive candidates who may not be available on the open market; and relevant advertising (where appropriate). 

Executive Search

Executive Search is a totally confidential, detailed and targeted service used to source and procure highly skilled Executives from specific industry sectors, geographies, competitors and allied companies. 

Executive Selection

Selection involves the creation of a targeted advertising campaign thatcan be modified to satisfy a wide range of executive recruitment needs.


Our years of industry experience and broad network of contacts mean that we may be immediately able to supply the candidate your business needs.  


We are able to offer a wide range of psychometric and personality testswhich can reveal hidden candidate attributes that will help you better evaluatethe success of an appointment.



We have proven experience of providing our clients with highly effective recruitment services on an international basis, both in Europe and the rest of the world.


Established for over 34 years we have developed a major presence within many areas of manufacturing and a specialism in the international packaging industry, including paper, rigid plastics, (thermoformed, injection and blow moulded), extruded and printed films, aluminium and steel packaging, corrugated cases and cartons, where our consultants have developed in-depth expertise. Other areas of operation include print, automotive, food, chemical, engineering, FMCG, pharmaceutical etc ensuring we have a constant supply of high calibre candidates with transferable skills.

Our reputation for excellence has been built on professionalism, determination and the personal level of service we provide to our clients and our candidates - in a sector that's all too often lacking that all-important human element.


Our services are targeted specifically at director and management level across a range of disciplines including; Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director/General Management, Operations, Technical, Engineering, Sales, Commercial, Supply Chain, Technical and HR.


When it comes to the recruitment of talented Directors/Managers, it is our aim to always exceed both industry standards and adhere to our own comprehensive code of practice

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