William Scott Associates is a specialist Accountancy and 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.


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…

Finance Transformation Manager, London (Big4)

An exciting opportunity to join a fast growing team in one of the leading professional service practices in the World. In the Finance Transformation (FT) team of this Big 4 Management Consulting division,…

Internal Audit Manager, Birmingham (Big4)

Our client is seeking an Internal Audit Manager in their Birmingham office. Whilst the role will be based in Birmingham, it will include travel across the Midlands.   Their Internal Audit practice…

Corporate Finance Manager, Cambridge, UK (Big4)

£65,000 + 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…

Senior IT Auditor, Belgium, Brussels

€55,000   This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing business with a truly global remit. Our client, a leading international IT services company, requires a senior IT Auditor. This…