How We Can Help You

If you have a job with a Mandarin Chinese or Cantonese language requirement, or you are looking to find a job using your Mandarin Chinese or Cantonese language skills within an international environment then People First can help!

People First Team China has been recruiting Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese language speakers for jobs since 1997 and we consistently receive a high volume of referrals from candidates and clients alike.


People First Team China has two WeChat accounts:

teamchinapf (Tuesday) pfteamchina (Thursday)

which provide details on new vacancies, industry updates and China related UK news twice a week. Please scan the QR codes above to follow them.

Our Clients

People First Team China works with a wide range of Chinese and international companies from SMEs to blue chips, usually on an exclusive or preferred basis.

Our Candidates

Quite simply, People First Team China's candidates are some of the best in the business. We have access to an extensive pool of Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese speaking candidates, from graduates through to experienced professionals. Please see some of our candidate and client testimonials.

Our Team

  • A dedicated, individual service, navigating you through the recruitment process in Mandarin Chinese or Cantonese.
  • An in-depth understanding of the market for Chinese speaking professionals
  • Experience supporting Chinese start-up businesses in London.
  • Guidance on writing job descriptions, interview protocol, attracting and retaining talent and recruitment legislation.
  • An active presence in the Chinese business community in London
  • Informative seminars about UK employment and recruitment 

Our Roles

All jobs requiring a Chinese language skill, from entry to director level, including:-

  • Finance and Banking (Compliance, Risk, Relationship Managers, Front, Middle and Back Office)
  • Accounts (ACCA, CIMA, ACA, AAT)
  • HR
  • PA, Secretarial and Administration
  • Sales and Marketing
  • IT and Help Desk
  • Telecoms
  • B2B/C Customer Services, Call Centre and Travel,
  • Research, Localisation and Translation