Finance and Accounting Recruitment – Nigel Wright Group

Leading specialist finance and accounting recruiters

Nigel Wright has been recruiting accounting and finance professionals for almost four decades. Headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne and with additional offices in Teesside and Leeds, as well as teams in Manchester, we partner with a broad range of organisations across the North of England. Our clients typically operate in the tech, services, industrial, consumer, public & third sectors.

We recruit all levels of the accountancy and finance profession including qualified or part-qualified accountancy roles, management accountants, finance managers, and finance directors, as well as tax planning and other specialist positions. Many of our consultants worked as accountants before joining the recruitment sector and combine market knowledge with hands-on discipline expertise.

To discuss your hiring needs and find out more about our capabilities as a finance and accounting recruitment agency please contact our marketing department or use the chat function below to talk with a member of our team. Candidates can find all the latest finance and accounting jobs on our vacancies page and are encouraged to send us a copy of their CV. 


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Our track record in finance and accounting recruitment

As a leading finance and accountancy recruitment firm, we’re proud to represent a variety of organisations in diverse sectors. Our client portfolio consists of accountancy practices and financial services providers, as well as start-ups, SMEs, private equity-backed businesses, and FTSE and AIM-listed companies in our core sectors. Some of the well-known firms we partner with include:

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Values-driven finance and accounting recruitment consultants

We are a recruitment business united by shared values. This means that regardless of whether you interact with a member of Nigel Wright’s accountancy and finance team in Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester or anywhere else in the UK, they will operate collaboratively and with the utmost integrity to achieve success while delivering exceptional standards of customer service.

We measure customer loyalty using the internationally recognised Net Promoter (NPS) system and can confirm that our annual score positions us amongst the best companies, worldwide, for service delivery and ahead of other recruitment agencies for accounting and finance professionals. As you can see below, the feedback that we receive from our client reinforces the data:

“Since I joined Authentix, we’ve used recruiters from all around the world and I can honestly say that Nigel Wright is the best executive search agency we have ever worked with. The service was outstanding, and the candidates shortlisted for the role were all top-level.”
CFO, Authentix   

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“The service provided by Nigel Wright has been far superior to that of any other search firms we have encountered before. This has enabled Armstrong Watson to action their growth and continue providing excellent service to our clients."
Head of Audit & Assurance, Armstrong Watson  

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“This is probably the best level of engagement and communication I have personally experienced in recruitment. I greatly appreciated the very open nature of our discussions. We will definitely look to utilise Nigel Wright's services again."
European Finance Director, Finlay Beverages

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“I have many years of experience working with Nigel Wright, and I have always found their consultants to be extremely helpful, positive in their approach and good at maintaining an excellent working relationship with their client during and after each process.”
Finance Manager, Formica

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“The service is always proactive and success-orientated. Our consultants build great relationships so that they understand exactly what we’re looking for and manage candidates in exactly the way we would wish them to. Nigel Wright is our go-to agency for any recruitment needs.”
CFO, ITD Global   

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“Rather than going out and finding any accountant, the consultant listened and took note of the kind of candidate that would fit into my team. I only had to do two interviews in the end because of the in-depth groundwork that was undertaken during the search.”
Management Accountant, PD Ports  

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Searching for recruitment agencies specialising in accounting and finance?

If you require specialist accountancy recruitment services or would like to find out more about our capabilities as a finance and accounting recruiting company, then please contact a member of our team via the details below. Candidates interested in exploring their next career move should send us a copy of their CV in advance of a confidential discussion.

Newcastle Headquarters

Telephone: +44 (0)191 222 0770


Address: Lloyds Court, 78 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6AF, United Kingdom

Leeds Office

Telephone: +44 (0)113 524 1111


Address: 6 Wellington Place, Leeds, LS1 4AP, United Kingdom

Manchester Office

Telephone: +44 (0)161 552 5027


Address: The Lincoln, Lincoln Square, Brazennose Street, Manchester, M2 5AD

Teesside Office

Telephone: +44 (0)1740 276 015


Address: Wynyard Park House, Wynyard Avenue, Billingham, TS22 5TB, United Kingdom

London Office

Telephone: +44 (0)204 551 9582


Address: 9 Appold Street, London, EC2A 2AP, United Kingdom