Specialist finance recruitment consultants – who we help

We work with owners, investors, CEOs and FDs who need to get it right when hiring for key finance roles.

As specialist finance recruitment consultants, we are typically contacted by businesses, based in London and the South East who want to get it absolutely right when hiring for a senior financial or accounting roles, eg CFO, finance director, financial controller or finance manager.

Common concerns are that they:

  • Need a new team member who can hit the ground running
  • Are looking to save time and effort - they’re too busy to go through unsuitable CVs.
  • Need an FC or FD on whom they can rely and trust to take control of their organisation’s finances
  • Want peace of mind, aware that hiring the wrong person could damage the business’ finances, alienate suppliers and clients, and thus adversely affect overall business performance.

The types of organisations we work with

  • Practice – Often partners recommend us to assist their clients.
  • Banks – Often commercial bank managers recommend us to assist their clients.
  • Third sector – Our clients include a number of charities.
  • Business across all commercial sectors:

    • AIM listed
    • Owner managed
    • Private equity and venture capital backed
    • Privately owned
    • SME and larger
    • UK Subsidiaries of foreign owned business

    Typical situations we work in

    • Business has outgrown incumbent
    • Business owner or owner’s partner doing bookkeeping and finances and finding it bothersome and time consuming
    • Company is losing money and needs an interim turnaround specialist
    • Fast growing/changing business needing support
    • First FC/FD
    • Incumbent not up to standard
    • Moving outsourced record keeping in-house
    • Owners planning exit and need to strengthen team
    • Start ups
    • Straightforward replacement
    • System implementation requiring interim solution