We are a specialist Accountancy, Legal & Commercial Finance recruitment provider.

We work with professional functions throughout the UK and Europe. Our clients range from large international corporations, global professional services firms through to SMEs and VC backed companies. We specialise in positions from newly qualified up to director level and are fortunate to benefit from a strong UK and international network, enabling us to use a direct search approach to attract the best and most suitable candidates.

Integrity, Transparency and Pride in our work are at the heart of what we do.

Accountancy Practice

Taking a direct search approach, working across the UK’s top 100 firms, sourcing candidates in External Audit, Internal Audit, Corporate Finance and IT Audit across all levels from newly qualified to director.

Commercial Finance

We specialise in recruiting qualified accountants from Finance Manager through to Finance Director level within commerce & industry.

CV Advisory Service

Our team are highly experienced in the structure and content that are preferred by our clients and are here to help ensure your CV is presented in the right way and contains the right keywords to navigate the applicant tracking systems.


William Scott Associates has a Legal Services division recruiting for private practice and in- house legal roles within commerce & industry across the UK. We supply a broad spectrum of candidates ranging from newly qualified to director level.


Financial Controller, Oxford or London

£65,000 This is an exciting international Financial Controller opportunity working for a fast growing and award winning technology business, based in Oxford or London To support the ongoing growth,…

Why 2021 is so important

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Senior UK Legal Counsel

£125,000pa + 30% bonus + £7,500 Car. Our client is a global technology business with annual revenue of circa €12 billion.  Due to ongoing growth the UK business requires a Legal Counsel. Reporting…

Assistant Audit Manager or Manager, Cambridge

Due to the recent growth in the region, we have multiple clients in Cambridge looking for audit assistant managers and managers. It's an exciting time to be in and around Cambridge as various industries…

Audit Assistant Manager, Perth, Australia

Our client are offering a supportive, flexible and innovative culture with extensive career opportunities. They are one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms and their…

Corporate Finance Senior Manager, Cambridge, UK (Big4)

£80,000 + car An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Manager to join our client’s Corporate Finance team, based in their Cambridge office. Our client is the leading mid-market M&A adviser…

Manager, Transaction Services, London, UK (Big4)

£65,000 + car Our client’s Transaction Services practice comprises approximately 350 people across the UK, organised to align to our client’s market orientated structure, and is at the heart of…

Audit Executive, St Albans, UK

£37,500 Our client are a highly ranked Top 10 practice firm.  They have recently opened a new, dynamic business space in St Albans designed to bring business leaders together to work, connect and…